The Philippines extended Vietnam to a thrilling five-setter before yielding to the visitors as Indonesia scraped past Thailand to rule the second leg of the Southeast Asia Volleyball League (V.League) before a big and appreciative crowd at the City of Santa Rosa Multi-Purpose Complex in Laguna on Sunday night, July 30.
Indonesia shored up its drive to another leg championship with a victory over the Philippines even as Vietnam pulled the rug from under Thailand in Day 2 of the Southeast Asia Volleyball League (V.League) second leg on Saturday.
Kate Yasmin Velasco was on attack mode on Wednesday, Mar. 15, in the 13th Biwase Cup in Vietnam but could only settle for sixth place in Stage 6—the first time in the 10-stage race when a Vietnamese soloed to the finish.
Mhay Ann Linda finally got her day in the sun in her first international race in Stage 7 of the 13th Biwase Cup in Vietnam on Tuesday, Mar. 14.
Vietnamese riders went 1-2-3 in Stage 6 of the 13th Biwase Cup in Vietnam on Monday, Mar. 13, with Kate Yasmin Velasco finishing near the front and two of her fellow Filipino riders gaining ground in the general classification.
Team Philippines didn’t have enough gap for an attack just like the rest of the field with another rider from Thailand taking the day’s top honors in an uneventful Stage 5 criterium of the 13th Biwase Cup in Vietnam on Sunday, Mar. 12.
The Vietnam women’s national volleyball team used their height advantage to tower over the Philippines, scoring a 25-19, 25-17, 31-29 sweep on Sunday in the two nations’ respective AVC Asian Cup for Women 2022 opener at the PhilSports Arena.
Chezka Centeno’s bid for back-to-back gold medals remained intact after a prevailing in the semifinals of the women’s 10-ball event of the 31st Southeast Asian Games Vietnam 2021 over hometown bet Xuan Vang Bui, 7-5 on Friday at the Hà Đông District Sporting Hall in Hanoi.
Gilas Pilipinas Women’s scintillating masterclass in the ASEAN level continues. The Philippine women’s national 5-on-5 basketball team erupted for one of its all-time best offensive performances to demolish the host country, 118-87 on Thursday in the 31st Southeast Asian Games Vietnam 2021 at the Thanh Tri Gymnasium in Hanoi.
Ting Chun Hong once again showed his caliber when it mattered most, towing Malaysia in a strong third quarter run to help his national team upend Vietnam, 67-56 and win third place in the 2022 ASEAN Basketball League (ABL) Pre SEA Games Challenge on Friday at the Liga Bali Arena in Indonesia.