OKBet launches super promo for sports fans

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 10 Feb 2023 23:51:01 +0000

For avid local sports fans, rewards on offer are exciting and huge. Thanks to sportsbook OKBet, verified players of the gaming platform have the chance to win a brand new Toyota Fortuner just by placing wagers on their favorite sports or enjoying its wide assortment of electronic games. Not only that, even new users stand to win up to […]

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Filipinas among gold medal favorites in SEA Games

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 24 Jan 2023 09:56:46 +0000

With their intensive training, the Filipinas (Philippine national women’s football team) are considered as gold medal favorites in the 32nd Cambodia Southeast Asian Games in May, according to football general secretary Atty. Ed Gastanes.“There’s a very real chance right now for our women’s team [to win the gold medal in the SEA Games]. Anything is […]

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Easy group for Filipinas in first round of Paris Olympics Asian Qualifiers 

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 12 Jan 2023 10:10:50 +0000

By NIKOLE JAVIER  The Philippine women’s national football team is looking to make it past the first round of the 2024 Paris Olympics qualifiers.  This came after 53rd-ranked in the world team was drawn into Group E with Hong Kong (No. 77), Tajikistan (No. 144) and Pakistan (No. 160) for a round-robin opening in the […]

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Filipinas vying in 2024 Paris Games qualifying meet

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 11 Jan 2023 08:44:23 +0000

The Philippine Women’s National Team will know its opponents in the first round of 2024 Paris Olympics qualifying on Thursday when the official draw is conducted at the AFC House in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Ranked No. 53 in the world, the Filipinas are in Pot 1 in the draw together with Vietnam, Chinese Taipei, Thailand, […]

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Brazil bids farewell to ‘King’ Pele

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 03 Jan 2023 09:48:19 +0000

SANTOS, Brazil (AFP) – President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva will lead the tributes Tuesday as Brazil says a final farewell to football legend Pele, widely regarded as the greatest player of all time. After holding three days of national mourning, Brazil has been paying its last respects to the player known as “The King,” […]

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Sad exit for Schrock as Azkals fall short against Indons

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 03 Jan 2023 08:58:52 +0000

By NIKOLE JAVIER  The Philippine Azkals absorbed a heartbreaking 2-1 defeat to Indonesia at the close of their campaign in the AFF Mitsubishi Electric Cup 2022 on Monday night, Jan. 2, at the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila.  The Azkals came into the game still on cloud nine following their 5-1 drubbing of Brunei last […]

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Pele: Five great World Cup goals

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Dec 2022 08:25:09 +0000

PARIS (AFP) – Pele, arguably the greatest footballer of all time, died aged 82 on Thursday in his native Brazil. Here, AFP Sport takes a look at five of the best goals the three-time World Cup winner scored at the global showpiece: 1958 quarter-final v Wales (1-0 win) June 19, 1958 at Gothenburg, Sweden ‒ The […]

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Pele, eternal master of the beautiful game, passes away

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Fri, 30 Dec 2022 08:05:41 +0000

SAO PAULO, Brazil (AFP) – Brazilian football icon Pele, a three-time World Cup winner who is widely regarded as the greatest player of all time, died on Thursday at the age of 82 ‒ triggering a wave of tributes from the sports world and beyond. His death after a long battle with cancer was caused […]

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‘Let’s pray for King Pele’

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 25 Dec 2022 05:27:26 +0000

SAO PAULO, Brazil (AFP) – Family members visited the legendary Pele on Saturday at the Sao Paulo hospital where he is suffering from worsening cancer as well as kidney and heart problems, according to a social media post by his daughter. Edinho, Pele’s son — who was recently appointed coach of Serie B football club […]

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World Cup winners ditch bus for chopper ride over Buenos Aires

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Wed, 21 Dec 2022 02:48:55 +0000

BUENOS AIRES (AFP) – Argentina’s World Cup winners were forced to abandon their open-top bus parade around Buenos Aires due to the massive crowds and have instead embarked on a helicopter tour of the capital, the presidency said Tuesday. “The World Champions are flying over the parade route in helicopters because it was impossible to […]

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