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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
After 5 days of various sporting events, Cagayan de Oro emerged the overall champion in the just concluded Palarong Pampook 2016 held in Camiguin.
The Cagayan de Oro Athletic Association is lording over the opposition in the ongoing Palarong Pampook 2016 currently being held in Camiguin.
photo from K1 Speed Are you fond of racing? Or would like to have fun with the thrills and excitement in driving a go kart? A new indoor go kart center is set to open soon in Cagayan de Oro City.
Rookie Jio Jalalon scored 17 points, grabbed five rebounds and had five steals off the bench as the Star Hotshots dumped the NLEX Road Warriors, 99-75, Wednesday night at the MOA Arena for its first win in the 2016-17 PBA Philippine Cup.
A record eight (8) players who were either born or have played in Cagayan de Oro City in their early years are currently in the active roster of the Philippine Basketball Association’s 42nd season.