Jalalon named in collegiate ‘Mythical 5’

photo by PBA Images Cagayan de Oro’s Jiovani Jalalon has earned another feather in his cap after being included in the Mighty Sports Collegiate Mythical Five.

Grieving Cawaling leads Alab Pilipinas over Westports Malaysia Dragons

photo from Asean Basketball League Facebook page JR Cawaling, whose brother passed away a day before the game, came off the bench to score 11 points including 3 of 7 from long distance to lead Alab Pilipinas over the defending ABL champions Westsports Malaysia Dragons, 65-54 in Cyberjaya, Malaysia.

Paniamogan’s career game leads Mahindra past Meralco

Cagayan de Oro’s Philip Paniamogan had a career game last night coming off the bench to score a career high 25 points including 7-of-9 from beyond the arc leading the Mahindra Floodbusters over the reeling Meralco Bolts, 105-92, for their second straight win in the 2017 PBA Philippine Cup.

Lastimosa leads NLEX past TNT

Carlo Lastimosa scored 22 points, grabbed 3 rebounds and dished off 3 assists to earn Best Player honors as the NLEX Road Warriors stunned TNT Ka Tropa, 110-98, at the AUF Gym in Angeles City, Pampanga to snap a 5-game losing streak in the ongoing 2017 PBA Philippine Cup.

Oro boxer now ranked 3rd in the world after bagging bronze in World Youth Championships

Cagayan de Oro’s Carlo Paalam, who started as a young prospect in City Mayor Oscar Moreno’s pool of young talented boxers, is now ranked 3rd in the world after bagging a bronze medal in the recent AIBA World Youth Championships in St. Petersburg, Russia. Paalam was the country’s lone medalist in the tournament which brought in the world’s top amateur youth fighters.

Lariba to banner Team Philippines in 8th Flexible Cup

photo by Ian Lariba Cagayan de Oro’s Ian Lariba, the country’s first table tennis Olympian, will lead Team Philippines against other Asian countries in the 8th Flexible Cup International Table Tennis Championships set March 25-26, 2017 at the Robinsons Place Manila.

Oro spiker to return for final UAAP year

photo from Facebook Cagayan de Oro’s Pamela Lastimosa will return for her final year with University of Santo Tomas (UST) for the upcoming UAAP Season 79 Women’s Volleyball Tournament.

Melindo is GAB’s November ‘Boxer of the Month’

Cagayan de Oro City’s newly-crowned interim IBF world junior flyweight champion Milan “El Metodico” Melindo has just been named as the Philippine Games and Amusement Board (GAB) Boxer of the Month for November.

CDO’s Rapanot places 2nd in PSC International Chess tourney in Subic

photo by Patrick Lee Cagayan de Oro City’s Alfredo Rapanot finished solo second in the Challenger Division of the just concluded 2016 Philippine Sports Commission Puregold International Chess Tournament held at the Subic Bay Peninsula Hotel.

San Miguel Beer routes NLEX, 106-80 in CDO

photo from http://pba.inquirer.net Hot-shooting San Miguel Beermen routed a listless NLEX Road Warriors team, 106-80, in the 2016-2017 PBA Philippine Cup at the packed Xavier University Gym in Cagayan de Oro City.

Cagayan de Oro is Palarong Pampook 2016 champs with 120 golds, 76 silvers, 62 bronzes

After 5 days of various sporting events, Cagayan de Oro emerged the overall champion in the just concluded Palarong Pampook 2016 held in Camiguin.

Cagayan de Oro leads medal tally in Palarong Pampook 2016

The Cagayan de Oro Athletic Association is lording over the opposition in the ongoing Palarong Pampook 2016 currently being held in Camiguin.