Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls After Estoquia salvaged a point for Sta. Lucia, 19-11, Rondina put it away with a down-the-line kill for the championship point.“We survived the heat, and we just hung on,” said Rondina in Filipino. “Of course I’d like to thank Bernadeth because our chemistry was still there.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown“We wanted to win and we also wanted to beat our opponents,” said Pons in Filipino.In the men’s division Foton’s uncle-nephew tandem of Krris Roy Guzman and Lemuel Arbasto took the title at the expense of Sands SM By the Bay’s Bryan Bagunas and James Natividad, 21-15, 21-15. In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Valdez leads Creamline past Tacloban in Batangas LATEST STORIES Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READ Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netPetron XCS’ partnership of Cherry Rondina and Bernadeth Pons captured its second straight championship after tripping Sta. Lucia Realty A, 21-8, 21-11 in the Philippine Superliga Challenge Cup Finals Sunday at Sands SM By the Bay.Rondina and Pons went on a tear in the second set, coupled with DM Demontano and Jackie Estoquia’s errors, and established a 6-1 run for the 19-10 lead.ADVERTISEMENT Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial View comments
Yevhen Konoplyanka 1 Roma are set to hold talks with the agent of Liverpool and Tottenham target Yevhen Konoplyanka, according to reports in Italy.The Dnipro winger has just one year remaining on his current contract and talks with the Ukraine club are understood to be stalling.As a result several of Europe’s top clubs have expressed an interest in Konoplyanka, who scored 13 goals in 36 appearances last season.Liverpool and Tottenham are reportedly leading the chase, but West Ham also had a bid rejected for the 25-year-old last summer.However, according to Sky Sport Italia, Roma have now scheduled talks with Konoplyanka’s agent in January.Dnipro are said to be keen on striking a deal then, before the player becomes available on a free next summer.