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Eala plunges back into action

After a month-long layoff, Alex Eala is back in action with hopes of winning her second pro title in the W15 Platja D’Aro in Spain......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarMay 17th, 2021

Eala plays Swiss in W25 event

Alex Eala plunges back into ITF action today, taking on Switzerland’s Simona Waltert in the opening round of the W25 Manacor event in Spain......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Red-hot Eala plunges back into action

Hungry for more success, there will be no rest for Filipina tennis prodigy Alex Eala as she plunges into her second straight event in Spain after netting her first pro-career title last weekend......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 27th, 2021

Packed September for Olympics-bound EJ Obiena

Tokyo-bound EJ Obiena will have a busy September schedule as he plunges back into action starting with the International Golden Roof Challenge late Friday in Innsbruck, Austria......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsSep 4th, 2020

Eala offers second Grand Slam win to Filipinos on Independence Day

The 16-year-old, who won her first Grand Slam back in the 2020 Australian Open Girls' Doubles, made the Philippines proud as she continues to soar in her young career......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 13th, 2021

Eala, partner barge into semis of French Open girls& rsquo; doubles

Filipina tennis star and Globe ambassador Alex Eala made her way back to the semifinals of the French Open, only this time in the girls’ doubles tournament, as she teamed up with Russian Oksana Selekhmeteva to defeat the fifth-seeded pair of Croatia's Petra Marcinko and Hungary's Natalia Szabanin, 7-6, 7-6, in a thrilling quarterfinal match on Thursday night (Philippine time) at the Stade Roland-Garros in Paris, France......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 12th, 2021

Eala, Selekhmeteva advance to French Open Girls Doubles semis

Eala and Selekhmeteva gained sizeable 5-2 and 4-1 leads in the first and second sets, respectively, but their opponents always found their way back to knot up the set......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Eala makes up for French Open singles exit with doubles win

Alex Eala bounced back from a shock exit in the French Open Girls’ Singles tournament with a two-set victory in the first round of the Girls’ Doubles tourney with Russian partner Oksana Selekhmeteva......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 8th, 2021

Eala 2nd seed in French Jrs

Filipina pride Alex Eala is all set to plunge into action in the 2021 French Open girls’ singles event with a mission of completing unfinished business from last year......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 5th, 2021

Is Piolo missing in action?

In his recent interview with Bianca Gonzalez in Cinema News, Piolo Pascual revealed that if ever ABS-CBN offered him to be part of its remake of the popular drama series Doctor Foster opposite perennial screen partner Judy Ann Santos, he wouldn’t have reservations about committing to the project. This, despite his pronouncement two years back that he doesn’t want to do soaps anymore. .....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021

Pacquiao getting WBA belt back?

When Manny Pacquiao returns to action against Errol Spence Jr. on Aug. 21 in Las Vegas, he will probably be introduced inside the ring as the WBA “super” welterweight champion......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 1st, 2021

Back in action

By NEIL RAMOS It has been sometime since Bong Revilla made his presence felt as actor. He has been busy with politics for so long. That is going to change with the airing of his comeback project on GMA, “Agimat Ng Agila.” Very much like his past outings, the show is action-packed. It also pays […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsMay 5th, 2021

Taking action on conservation and climate

I am in Bukidnon this Earth Day to release a rescued and rehabilitated Philippine Eagle back to its forest home......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 22nd, 2021

Laguna Heroes post back-to-back victories in PCAP action

The Laguna Heroes chess team bagged back to back victories, Wednesday, March 17, 2021, in the 2021 Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) All-Filipino tournament at chess.com......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 19th, 2021

Eala delivers for Penn

Rookie Miko Eala registered win No. 5 as Pennsylvania State University split their back-to-back road games against Michigan and Michigan State in the fourth week of the US NCAA men’s tennis yesterday......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 15th, 2021

Miko Eala posts 5th win for Pennsylvania State

Rookie Miko Eala registered win No. 5 as Pennsylvania State University split their back-to-back road games against Michigan and Michigan State in the fourth week of the US NCAA men’s tennis......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 15th, 2021

Eala twin-kill fuels Penn to Division 1 tennis victory

Miko Eala scored a pair of victories as he and his teammates powered the Penn State University Nittany Lions to their second straight conference win in the Division 1 action of the US Big Ten Intercollegiate  tennis competitions......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMar 11th, 2021

Eala suffers late meltdown, fails to repeat vs Swiss foe

Waltert, who lost to Eala last week in the first round of the ITF W25 Manacor also in Mallorca, clawed back from a 0-3 hole in the final set to take the win from the Filipina......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 10th, 2021

Parks takes a sabbatical for personal reasons, but team officials doubt cager’s motives, source says

Another player is taking a sabbatical, this time for personal reasons. Bobby Ray Parks Jr., TNT’s foremost weapon during the PBA’s 2020 Philippine Cup, will not be seeing action when the team plunges into action in the league’s milestone 46th season. “It is with a heavy heart that I will have to excuse myself and […] The post Parks takes a sabbatical for personal reasons, but team officials doubt cager’s motives, source says appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 7th, 2021

Veteran Jercules Tangkay raring to prove he still got the moves

CEBU CITY, Philippines – Veteran Cebuano hooper Jercules “Jojo” Tangkay cannot hide his excitement to get back into action after a year of inactivity due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Tangkay, who played for Basilan Steels in the Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League (MPBL), was one of the many professional basketball players who were rendered inactive for […] The post Veteran Jercules Tangkay raring to prove he still got the moves appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 3rd, 2021

Gomez leads Laguna Heroes over Negros in PCAP action

Grandmaster John Paul Gomez came up with a huge win with white, turning back International Master Joel Pimentel in 33 moves of a Sicilian defense Alapin variation on board five to lead the Laguna Heroes to a 12.5-8.5 victory over Negros Kingsmen in the All Filipino Conference Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) tournament Wednesday, February 17, 2021 at the lichess online platform......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 18th, 2021