Zamboanga-FBS 3×3 team tops ‘Million Peso Game’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 11:41:31 +0000

              By JONAS TERRADO       Zamboanga City-Family’s Brand Sardines capped off its dominant run by overcoming a tough Nueva Ecija squad, 22-19, Friday to emerge as champion of the Chooks-to-Go Pilipinas 3×3 President’s Cup at the Inspire Sports Academy in Calamba, Laguna. Joshua Munzon’s long two-pointer with […]

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Before their game vs TNT, Alas tells NLEX teammates: Pakamatay tayo sa bola

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 08:14:16 +0000

          By JEREMIAH SEVILLA     SMART CLARK GIGA CITY – Kevin Alas is just tired of losing. The NLEX team captain admitted that he spoke with his teammates before their game against TNT last Thursday night. The message was brief but it was loud and clear. “Bago dumating sa game nag-iisip ako […]

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Scarlett Johansson snags husband number three

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 07:57:26 +0000

BY NEIL RAMOS   Scarlett Johansson married for the third time recently. Her new husband? “Saturday Night Live’s” Colin Jost. The development was announced by Meals on Wheels via social media, saying it was the couple’s “wedding wish” to call attention to the charity. The post added that Johansson and Jost’s wedding adhered to “COVID-19 […]

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Saso 7 shots behind in Japan golfest

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 07:52:15 +0000

  Yuka Saso wavered at the finish on the way to two-over 74 for a joint 51st at the start of the Hisako Higuchi Mitsubishi Electric Ladies golf tournament paced by Minami Katsu in Saitama Prefecture, Japan yesterday. Though Saso birdied two of the first three holes of the Musashigaoka Golf Course in Hanno City, she […]

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Wesley So regains US chess crown, clinches P2 million prize

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 07:46:08 +0000

        By Kristel Satumbaga         Grandmaster Wesley So, who is now representing the United States, pocketed the top prize of $40,000 (roughly P2 million) after regaining the 2020 United States Chess Championship crown held online on Friday (Thursday in the US). Opting to play safe, So, the country’s former […]

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Michele Gumabao says goodbye to pageants

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 07:44:33 +0000

BY NEIL RAMOS   “There will be no more beauty pageants for me.” So declared Michele Gumabao in a recent interview, announcing her decision as something she based on her age. Apparently, the 28-year-old believes she is now too old to pursue a crown. She finished second runner-up at the recently concluded Miss Universe Philippines […]

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ASG fighter killed in Basilan clash

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 07:09:41 +0000

  BY NONOY E LACSON   ZAMBOANGA CITY – An Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) member, who was a known follower of the late bandit group sub-leader Furuji Indama, was killed in a brief encounter with government forces in Ungkaya Pukan, Basilan Province. Armed Forces of the Philippines-Western Mindanao Command (AFP-WestMinCom) commander Lt. Gen. Corleto Vinluan, […]

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6 more fatalities bring ‘Quinta’ death toll to 22

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 05:47:38 +0000

      By MARTIN A. SADONGDONG Typhoon “Quinta” (international name “Saudel”) has killed 22 persons, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council reported Friday. NDRRMC Executive Director Ricardo Jalad said six more fatalities were recorded – one in San Jose, Occidental Mindoro; Panganiban, Catanduanes (two); Carles, Iloilo (one); Sibalom, Antique (one); and Bindoy, […]

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GCQ status for Metro Manila, 6 other areas in Nov. final

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Oct 2020 04:26:14 +0000

  By GENALYN KABILING It’s final. The general community quarantine status of Metro Manila and six other places will remain for the month of November after no changes were made by the government pandemic task force, Malacañang announced Friday. The rest of the country will stay under the modified general community quarantine (MGCQ), the most […]

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