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Creamline, Petro Gazz set up PVL title clash

Oct 27, 2019 - 11:23 PM

Months after their championship duel, Creamline and Petro Gazz meet again to fight for the PVL crown

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Creamline, Petro Gazz a win away from Finals showdown

Oct 26, 2019 - 7:47 PM

Dominant in their separate semifinal duels, Creamline and Petro Gazz move within a win of a PVL title showdown

STREAKING. Alyssa Valdez returns as Creamline stays on track of its bid for a perfect campaign. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Typhoon Perla leaves PAR, weakens into severe tropical storm

Oct 20, 2019 - 11:55 PM

While Perla (Neoguri) is already outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, PAGASA continues to monitor the severe tropical storm with the international name Bualoi, also located outside

PVL: Creamline a win away from elims sweep

Oct 20, 2019 - 11:44 PM

Despite the absence of several key players, Creamline rips BanKo Perlas to stay unbeaten in 15 games

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Supreme Court chief justice: Of leaks and faux pas

Oct 20, 2019 - 5:28 PM

Who does the President really want? Insiders whisper his preferred candidate is not among the 3 candidates, but someone more junior.

Typhoon Perla maintains strength, Bualoi outside PAR now severe tropical storm

Oct 20, 2019 - 12:15 PM

Aside from Typhoon Perla (Neoguri), PAGASA is monitoring Severe Tropical Storm Bualoi outside the Philippine Area of Responsibility

Typhoon Perla gains more strength ahead of exit from PAR

Oct 20, 2019 - 8:40 AM

Typhoon Perla (Neoguri) is already 635 kilometers east northeast of Basco, Batanes, and could leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility by early Monday, October 21

Perla now a typhoon

Oct 19, 2019 - 11:55 PM

Typhoon Perla (Neoguri) has maximum winds of 120 km/h and gustiness of up to 150 km/h as of Saturday evening, October 19

As Perla intensifies, shallow LPA and tropical depression seen outside PAR

Oct 19, 2019 - 6:45 PM

PAGASA is monitoring 3 weather systems – Severe Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) inside the Philippine Area of Responsibility, and two others outside

Perla strengthens into severe tropical storm

Oct 19, 2019 - 11:55 AM

Severe Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) has maximum winds of 95 km/h and gustiness of up to 115 km/h as of Saturday morning, October 19

Tropical Storm Perla slightly intensifies as it stays in same spot

Oct 18, 2019 - 6:15 PM

Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) is still 790 kilometers east of Basco, Batanes, as of Friday afternoon, October 18

Tropical Storm Perla hardly moving, but landfall unlikely

Oct 18, 2019 - 12:05 PM

PAGASA says 'changes in the forecast scenario' as of Friday morning, October 18, show Tropical Storm Perla (Neoguri) may no longer affect extreme Northern Luzon

Perla intensifies into tropical storm

Oct 18, 2019 - 8:45 AM

Tropical Storm Perla is given the international name Neoguri as it strengthens early Friday, October 18

Tropical Depression Perla slightly strengthens

Oct 17, 2019 - 7:50 PM

Tropical Depression Perla has maximum winds of 55 km/h and gustiness of up to 70 km/h as of Thursday afternoon, October 17

Tropical Depression Perla slows down

Oct 16, 2019 - 11:35 PM

Tropical Depression Perla is 985 kilometers east of Tuguegarao City, Cagayan, as of Wednesday evening, October 16

Low pressure area now Tropical Depression Perla

Oct 16, 2019 - 11:45 AM

Tropical Depression Perla is the Philippines' 16th tropical cyclone for 2019, and the 1st for October

Peralta, Bernabe get top votes in chief justice short list

Oct 15, 2019 - 5:33 PM

Justice Jose Reyes Jr, getting only one vote, is dropped from the list

#CJSEARCH2019. Associate Justices Estela Perlas-Bernabe and Diosdado Peralta get top votes for the chief justice shortlist. Photos from the Supreme Court

How they voted: Meet the chief justice aspirants for 2019

Oct 03, 2019 - 1:38 PM

(UPDATED) The 4 applicants for chief justice include SC Associate Justices Diosdado Peralta, Estela Perlas Bernabe, Andres Reyes Jr, and Jose Reyes Jr

#CJSEARCH2019. (L-R) Supreme Court Associate Justices Diosdado Peralta, Estela Perlas-Bernabe, Andres Reyes Jr and Jose Reyes Jr apply for chief justice.

Bernabe: Chief justice should be loyal to Constitution, people

Oct 02, 2019 - 5:40 PM

'The chief justice is not a position of superiority but an opportunity to lead the judiciary,' Supreme Court Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe tells the Judicial and Bar Council during her interview for the top magistrate position

CHIEF JUSTICE SEARCH. Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe applies for the position of chief justice. Photo from JBC

WATCH: JBC interviews of Supreme Court chief justice applicants

Oct 02, 2019 - 9:12 AM

Watch the public interview of the applicants for the Philippines' next chief justice

BanKo sweeps Motolite; BaliPure keeps Chef’s Classics winless

Sep 28, 2019 - 9:15 PM

Looking to boost its semifinal bid, BanKo Perlas picks up a seventh win to keep hold of the No. 4 spot

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petro Gazz, Motolite secure 7th win; Choco Mucho blanks BaliPure

Sep 25, 2019 - 9:15 PM

As the Final Four race heats up, Petro Gazz and Motolite punch in key wins as Choco Mucho picks up back-to-back triumphs

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Air Force, Petro Gazz make quick work of PVL foes

Sep 22, 2019 - 8:45 PM

Both riding on a win streak, Air Force and Petro Gazz dump separate opponents in straight sets

TURNAROUND. Dell Palomata and the Air Force Lady Jet Spikers sustain their hot run after a woeful start to the conference. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Motolite survives Tolentino's outburst, BanKo drubs BaliPure

Sep 15, 2019 - 9:07 PM

Motolite spoils Flying Titan Kat Tolentino's 33-point performance in the 2019 PVL Open Conference

TURNING BACK. Isa Molde leads Motolite to a win over the pesky Choco Mucho Flying Titans. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Motolite arrests BanKo comeback; Air Force upsets Choco Mucho

Sep 11, 2019 - 10:45 PM

Tots Carlos and Isa Molde power Motolite against a resilient BanKo Perlas side

TAKE CHARGE. Tots Carlos pumps in 29 points in Motolite's bounce-back win. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Creamline sweeps Army; Petro Gazz, BanKo pick up five-setter wins

Sep 04, 2019 - 10:45 PM

Alyssa Valdez steers the Morado-less Cool Smashers to their seventh straight PVL victory

Photo by Josh Albela/Rappler

Motolite goes 3 in a row; BanKo, PetroGazz roll over foes

Aug 28, 2019 - 9:38 PM

Myla Pablo and Tots Carlos power Motolite to a quick win as BanKo Perlas and PetroGazz also breeze past separate PVL opponents

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Motolite notches back-to-back wins; BanKo trips Chef’s Classics

Aug 25, 2019 - 9:48 PM

Motolite and BanKo Perlas hack out dominant victories to stay on track of their PVL campaign

OVERPOWERED. Isa Molde and Motolite make quick work of BaliPure. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Creamline, Army still undefeated; BaliPure secures first win

Aug 21, 2019 - 11:15 PM

The Cool Smashers roll to a 4-0 start as the Lady Troopers pick up back-to-back wins in PVL action

THRILLER. Jovelyn Gonzaga and the Lady Troopers score a hard-earned win over the Flying Titans. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Justice Bernabe accepts chief justice nomination

Aug 20, 2019 - 10:58 AM

(3rd UPDATE) In a speech in June, Justice Estela Perlas Bernabe tells young lawyers, 'Never compromise your integrity'

CJ SEARCH. Supreme Court Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe applies for chief justice.

Choco Mucho impresses in debut over BaliPure

Aug 14, 2019 - 11:20 PM

Powerhouse Choco Mucho gets off to a hot start as Creamline also takes a 2-0 lead in PVL action

IN CONTROL. Choco Mucho star Maddie Madayag fires one past the defense of BaliPure's Menchie Tubiera and Satrianni Espiritu. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Creamline sweeps returning Air Force; BanKo downs PetroGazz

Aug 11, 2019 - 7:09 PM

Creamline hacks out a convincing win over Air Force while BanKo stops PetroGazz in the PVL opener

HOT START. Creamline star Alyssa Valdez sails one past Air Force's Wendy Semana in the conference opener. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Pacifictown captures 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference bronze

Jul 14, 2019 - 4:33 PM

The Pacifictown Army Lady Troopers wrap up their 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference campaign with a podium finish

GRITTIER. Olena Lymareva-Flink and Pacifictown gets pushed to the limit, surviving a five-setter of a winner-take-all match against Banko Perlas. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Pacifictown leads bronze race with Game 2 win

Jul 13, 2019 - 4:09 PM

The Pacifictown Army Lady Troopers are set to be crowned 2nd runners-up if the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference finals series doesn't extend

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Banko Perlas rallies to clinch 1-0 series lead

Jul 10, 2019 - 5:38 PM

The Perlas Spikers erase a two-set deficit against the Lady Troopers to move within a win from a bronze in the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference

ONE MORE. BanKo Perlas shows incredible resilience in Game 1. Photo release

PVL: PetroGazz nails historic finals berth over Banko Perlas

Jul 06, 2019 - 3:52 PM

Top seed PetroGazz Angels advance to the Premier Volleyball League championship series for the first time

HISTORIC. Power trio of Janisa Johnson (left), Cherry Nunag (center) and Wilma Salas (right) lead the PetroGazz Angels to the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference Finals. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PVL semis: PetroGazz survives Banko Perlas' Game 1 threat

Jul 03, 2019 - 7:50 PM

The PetroGazz Angels overcome a one-set hiccup to take Game 1 of the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference semis

ONE WIN AWAY. PetroGazz Angels prove why they're the top seed in the tournament. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PVL: Pacifictown, BanKo Perlas march into semis

Jun 29, 2019 - 8:33 PM

The Lady Troopers and the Perlas Spikers complete the semifinal cast of the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference

A-GAME. Olena Lymareva-Flink brings out her best game in the tournament, firing 29 points to book Pacifictown a semis slot. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PVL: PetroGazz bounces back with sweep of Pacifictown

Jun 23, 2019 - 7:06 PM

Just a day after absorbing their first loss, the PetroGazz Angels regroup for a dominant win over Pacifictown

STILL ON TOP. PetroGazz still remains on top of the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference standings. Photo by Michael Gatpandan

PVL: Creamline sweeps Banko Perlas in 2019 Reinforced conference

Jun 15, 2019 - 6:07 PM

Creamline takes advantage of Banko Perlas, which is missing the services of Kia Bright

NET DEFENSE. Venezuelan middle blocker Aleoscar Blanco emerges as the Player of the Game against Banko Perlas. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Justice Bernabe to new lawyers: 'Integrity is non-negotiable'

Jun 13, 2019 - 5:24 PM

‘When making a choice, go with your heart even if it terrifies you,’ says Supreme Court Associate Justice Estela Perlas-Bernabe

Around 1,800 bar exam passers take an oath during their oath-taking ceremony held at PICC in Pasay on 13 June 2019. Photo by Lito Borras/Rappler

PVL: PetroGazz outlasts Banko to stay perfect

Jun 12, 2019 - 7:05 PM

PetroGazz drops a set for the first time this conference but manages to recover against an all-local Banko team

KEY PLAYER. Wilma Salas drops 37 points  in the hard-earned win against Banko Perlas. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PVL: Banko Perlas survives gutsy Motolite

Jun 05, 2019 - 8:41 PM

The young Motolite team puts up a challenge against Banko Perlas

X-FACTOR. Kia Bright powers Banko Perlas to a hard-earned win. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PVL: Creamline rallies back to defeat pesky Banko Perlas

Jun 02, 2019 - 6:51 PM

The Creamline Cool Smashers survive a thrilling four-setter against the Banko Perlas Spikers

TITLE DEFENSE. Alyysa Valdez and the Cool Smashers look to regain their champion form after back-to-back wins. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PVL: Pacifictown spoils Motolite's debut

Jun 01, 2019 - 7:18 PM

Motolite gets a baptism of fire against a veteran-studded Pacifictown team

BOUNCE BACK. Pacifictown earns its second win in the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PVL: Petro Gazz off to rousing 2-0 start

May 29, 2019 - 7:38 PM

A surprising Petro Gazz side grabs the early solo lead in the 2019 PVL Reinforced Conference

X-FACTOR. Janisa Johnson leads the Petro Gazz Angels with 21 points. File photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Gilas bows out as Perlas sweeps FIBA 3x3 Asia Cup qualifiers

May 23, 2019 - 9:25 PM

Gilas Pilipinas falls short despite stringing up two wins as Perlas advances to the main draw with a 3-0 slate

Photo from FIBA

Gilas flunks as Perlas sets record-setting debut in 3x3 Asia Cup

May 22, 2019 - 8:02 PM

Gilas absorbs a huge blow with the injury of Ricci Rivero while Perlas sets the record for the largest margin of victory

HARD LUCK. Gilas Pilipinas vies for a breakthrough win even minus injured star Ricci Rivero. File photo from FIBA

Ateneo outlasts BanKo, nails last PVL title berth

Dec 02, 2018 - 10:15 PM

The Ateneo Lady Eagles arrange a championship showdown against the Creamline Cool Smashers in the Premier Volleyball League

GRITTY. Ateneo's Bea de Leon and Kat Tolentino celebrate a point in the cardiac game where the young Lady Eagles rally past the BanKo Perlas Spikers. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Creamline, BanKo move within win of PVL title slots

Nov 28, 2018 - 11:45 PM

The Cool Smashers and Perlas Spikers down separate gritty challengers to take Game 1 of the Premier Volleyball League semifinals

OPENING SALVO. Alyssa Valdez and the Creamline Cool Smashers overcome the challenge put up by the PetroGazz Angels in the semis opener. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler