Tabora’s ‘17 World Cup win to boost PHL bowling program

This year’s Bowling World Cup champions are Jakob Butturff of the United States and Krizziah Tabora of the Philippines (photo from Qubica AMF’s 2017 Bowling aworld Cup Facebook page)



PHILIPPINE bowling is near to being unnoticed on the global stage after the Paeng Nepomuceno era until Krizziah Lyn Tabora rose from her own struggles in international play to win this year’s Qubica AMF Bowling World Cup.

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[Asian Games] Groupmates Iran, Philippines yet to find hoop luck in recent Asiad editions

Gilas Pilipinas and familiar nemesis Iran are groupmates in the second round of basketball competitions in this year's Asian Games in Incheon, Korea. The last time the two countries squared off was during this game at the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Wuhan, China, which Iran ruled unscathed.. 

But the quadrennial "Olympics of Asia" isn't the two countries' turf. (Photo by FIBA Asia)




MANILA (The Filipino Connection)–Three-time FIBA Asia titlists Iran and the Philippines had been too familiar with each other’s games over the years.

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