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Petron completes PSL back-to-back title romp

May 04, 2019 - 11:45 PM

The Blaze Spikers outlast F2 Logistics in the do-or-die finale

BACK ON TOP. The Petron Blaze Spikers celebrate another dominant run. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Petron rallies past F2 Logistics, forces do-or-die Game 3

May 02, 2019 - 11:45 PM

The Blaze Spikers stay alive behind imports Katherine Bell and Stephanie Niemer

BOUNCE BACK. Mika Reyes (center) and the Petron Blaze Spikers shake off their stunning Game 1 loss. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

PSL: Cargo Movers snap Blaze Spikers’ win streak, take Game 1

May 01, 2019 - 11:15 AM

F2 Logistics halts Petron’s 17-game winning run in the championship opener to move within a win of the PSL crown

STUNNER. F2 Logistics pulls off a Game 1 upset over the erstwhile unbeaten Petron. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Shaq delos Santos debuts as head coach of women's national volleyball team

Jun 05, 2018 - 9:19 AM

The recently crowned PSL champion coach will take the reins from Ramil de Jesus

DEBUT. Shaq delos Santos will be seeing action with the national team again but this time as the women's volleyball head coach. Photo by Aki Yatco/Rappler

Blazing Petron pens perfect ending to PSL campaign

May 06, 2018 - 3:45 PM

Everything's sweet now for PSL champion Petron and MVP Lindsay Stalzer, who says last year's bid left 'a bitter taste'

BLAZING WIN. The Petron Blaze Spikers celebrate their return to the top after downing F2 Logistics in the winner-take-all finals match. Photo from PSL

La Salle’s tireless Majoy Baron to play second volley championship match

May 04, 2018 - 8:46 PM

Just 3 days after the Lady Spikers' UAAP title romp, the former MVP suits up for F2 Logistics' finals duel against Petron

ON A ROLL. La Salle's Majoy Baron hopes to win two titles in one week. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

F2 Logistics forces do-or-die PSL title match vs Petron

May 03, 2018 - 9:58 PM

Playing all out, the Cargo Movers believe they came mentally prepared in Game 2 of the best-of-three finals series

NO SURRENDER. Aby Marano, Kim Fajardo an the rest of the F2 Logistics put up a fight against Lindsay Stalzer and Petron in Game 2. Photo from PSL

Cocolife downs Cignal, sets semifinal showdown vs Petron

Apr 17, 2018 - 7:29 PM

(UPDATED) Channon Thompson shines as Foton trips Sta. Lucia, claims last Final Four berth

Acy Masangkay and the rest of the Cignal crew struggle on the floor as Cocolife secures a win and a semifinal berth in the PSL. Photo from PSL

Stalzer delivers for Petron in PSL Grand Prix

Apr 10, 2018 - 9:07 PM

The Blaze Spikers are aiming to retake the leadership

FUTILE. Sara Klisura of Cocolife can't break the Petron defense in their Superliga match.  Photo by PSL images

Sta. Lucia upsets powerhouse Petron in PSL Grand Prix

Apr 05, 2018 - 10:01 PM

Ukrainian reinforcement Dana Anisova delivered 13 kills and an ace to finish with 14 points for Sta. Lucia

TOP PERFORMER. Ukrainian import Dana Anisova of Sta. Lucia Realty smashes over Ces Molina and Mika Reyes of Petron. Photo by PSL Images

Foton leans on Dindin Manabat to slip past Cignal in PSL

Apr 03, 2018 - 8:25 PM

(UPDATED) The Foton Tornadoes collect their 4th win and improve their chance to claim a twice-to-beat incentive

Foton vs Cignal in Philippine Superliga (PSL) Grand Prix. Photo by PSL Images

Ramdin delivers for Generika-Ayala in Super Liga

Mar 22, 2018 - 8:54 PM

The Lifesavers end the first round with a 2-5 win-loss record

PRIZE FIND. Darlene Ramdin makes a difference for Generika-Ayala. Photo by PSL

Generika-Ayala uses 5-setter to quash stubborn Smart in PSL

Mar 13, 2018 - 8:00 PM

Darlene Ramdin makes sure Lifesavers snatch their first win

POWER MOVE. Sanja Tribunovic of Smart defies the defense put up by Marlyn Llagoso and April Rose Hingpit of Generika-Ayala. Photo by PSL Images

Petron wallops Smart, stays spotless in Superliga Grand Prix

Mar 01, 2018 - 8:30 PM

Potent combination of Hillary Hurley and Lindsey Stalzer show the way for the Blaze Spikers

WASTED. The efforts of Cheryly Sidayen of Smart were not enough. Photo by PSL Images

Jovelyn Gonzaga to miss time for Cignal with injured ACL

Dec 21, 2017 - 11:19 PM

Gonzaga was initially thought to only have a muscle strain, but an MRI shows a torn ACL

INJURED. Jovelyn Gonzaga's injury is more serious than originally believed. File photo

Fueled by her brother's death, MJ Perez steers F2 Logistics to first PSL Grand Prix title

Dec 17, 2017 - 10:52 AM

Few knew Maria Jose Perez was carrying a weight heavier than bringing her team a championship

HEAVY HEART. Bearing the grief of her brother's death, Maria Jose Perez showed strength in delivering the Cargo Movers a PSL Grand Prix title. Photo by Jerrick Reymarc

F2 Logistics topples Petron in do-or-die PSL finals clash, nabs first Grand Prix title

Dec 16, 2017 - 7:29 PM

The F2 Logistics Cargo Movers deliver when it matters most, closing out the series in 4 sets to win the title

CHAMPIONS. The Cargo Movers have closed out the show in the fourth set to win their first PSL Grand Prix title. Photo from PSL's Twitter page

F2 Logistics pulls plug on Petron in 5-set thriller, forces do-or-die in PSL finals

Dec 14, 2017 - 10:36 PM

F2 Logistics’ locals have stellar performances with Aby Marano, Majoy Baron and Cruz scoring 12, 10 and 8 markers apiece.

COMEBACK. Fighting for survival, F2 pulled off a major comeback in the fourth set before winning the fifth set and forcing a deciding game 3. Photo from PSL's Twitter account

Stalzer, Hurley scorch hot as Petron eliminates Foton to return to PSL finals

Dec 09, 2017 - 10:17 PM

The Petron Blaze Spikers claim the right to challenge the F2 Logistics Cargo Movers in the best-of-3 finals of the Philippine Superliga Grand Prix

F2 Logistics advances to PSL finals with rout of Cocolife

Dec 09, 2017 - 7:24 PM

F2 logistics is now one of the finalists of the 2017 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix

FINALS. F2 Logistics clinch PSL Grand Prix 2017 finals berth in 3 sets. Photo from Philippine Super Liga Facebook

Cocolife sweeps injury-plagued Cignal to advance to PSL semis

Dec 08, 2017 - 1:47 AM

The Cocolife Asset Managers challenge the F2 Logistics Cargo Movers in the semifinals on Saturday, December 9

Foton cools hot-starting Sta. Lucia, seals PSL semis berth

Dec 08, 2017 - 1:28 AM

The Foton Tornadoes arrange a semifinals clash against rivals Petron Blaze Spikers

Petron survives valiant effort from Generika-Ayala to enter PSL semis

Dec 05, 2017 - 11:18 PM

The Petron Blaze Spikers take the harder route against the stubborn Generika-Ayala Lifesavers before claiming a semifinals berth in the Philippine Superliga Grand Prix

F2 Logistics advances to PSL semis, sends Oragons back home

Dec 05, 2017 - 11:04 PM

Imports Kennedy Lynne Bryan and Maria Jose Perez make sure F2 Logistics Cargo Movers is the first team to enter the semifinals of the 2017 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix

Foton thwarts Victoria Sports-UST to nab top spot in PSL

Nov 28, 2017 - 10:28 PM

The Foton Tornadoes experience relative ease in keeping the top spot with a 7-1 card, and sending the Tigresses to their 7th straight defeat

POWER. Foton's source of power Jaja Santiago.

Anisova scores 35 in Sta Lucia's comeback win over Cocolife in PSL

Nov 28, 2017 - 8:58 PM

Ukrainian import's domination ensures Lady Realtors' second win in the 2017 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix

Photo by Sandro Halank/ Wikimedia Commons, CC-BY-SA 3.0

Gonzaga-less Cignal trounces Sta Lucia for 3rd win

Nov 23, 2017 - 10:20 PM

Even without Jovelyn Gonzaga, the Cignal HD Spikers beat the Sta. Lucia Realtors in 4 sets

BOUNCE BACK. Rachel Anne Daquis chipped in 13 points to power the HD Spikers to another win. Photo from PSL.

Oragons down hapless Tigresses for first win in a month in PSL Grand Prix

Nov 23, 2017 - 7:15 PM

Tamara Kmezic goes to work to lift the Iriga City Oragons to their first win in nearly a month in the Philippine Superliga Grand Prix

F2 Logistics pushes winning streak to 6 games, thwarts Cignal

Nov 21, 2017 - 9:54 PM

Despite remaining unbeaten, Ramil de Jesus wants his team to lose as early as possible to see how they will react to it now rather than later in the league

UNDEFEATED. F2 Logistics is continuing its undefeated run in the PSL. Photo from PSL

Generika scores sweep, keeps UST winless

Nov 21, 2017 - 7:12 PM

Katarina Pilepic's heroics ensures the Lifesavers 3rd win in 7 outings, while UST remains in the doldrums still searching for an elusive victory

IN ACTION. Katarina Pilepic of Generika-Ayala Lifesavers seeing action in the file photo.

Petron bounces back from previous loss with sweep of UST

Nov 09, 2017 - 9:55 PM

Aiza Maizo-Pontillas topscores for Petron with 10 points despite playing for only two sets while Remy Joy Palma and Lindsay Stalzer add 8 points apiece

POWER. Petron’s Lindsay Stalzer powers a hit over UST’s Caitlyn Virat and Alina Bicar. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Generika ends skid with rout of Iriga in PH Superliga

Nov 09, 2017 - 8:26 PM

Katarina Pilepic unloads a game-high 20 points, built on 15 attacks, 3 aces and 2 blocks, while Araneta produces 13 points, 12 off attacks, to steer the Lifesavers back into the winning track after two losses

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Foton, Petron kick off 2017 Chooks-to-Go PSL Grand Prix

Oct 18, 2017 - 10:38 PM

PSL action will commence on Saturday, October 21

9 TEAM RECORD. The 2017 Chooks-to-Go PSL Grand Prix will the biggest one to date. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler.

Petron sets up PSL Grand Prix Finals rematch with Foton

Dec 03, 2016 - 8:22 PM

Stephanie Niemer put up a show stopping performance as the Blaze Spikers book the second seat of Grand Prix Finals

Foton outlasts RC Cola to reach Grand Prix Finals for second straight year

Dec 03, 2016 - 4:35 PM

Ariel Usher led her team back to the Finals after a 5 set thriller against the Lady Troopers

TWISTER. The Foton Tornadoes will try to win their second straight Grand Prix title. Screenshot from livestream

PSL Grand Prix playoff preview: Road to the semis

Nov 26, 2016 - 5:00 PM

The bottom 4 teams take on a knockout challenge for a trip to the semis

ROAD TO THE SEMIS. The #3 F2 Logistics team a is one of the 4 squads in the running for a shot at one of the top two teams in the semis. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PSL: Foton reigns supreme in battle of top teams

Nov 24, 2016 - 9:31 PM

Jaja Santiago and the Tornadoes claim the top semis spot with a 4 set victory against Petron

TWISTER. The Foton Tornadoes sent the rest of the PSL a stern message with their win over Petron. Screenshot from livestream

PSL: Foton claims crucial 5-set win in Jaja Santiago’s return

Nov 19, 2016 - 6:06 PM

With their full lineup intact Foton beats RC Cola to cruise to their seventh victory

WELCOME BACK. The Foton Tornadoes celebrated the return of Jaja Santiago with a victory. Screenshot from YouTube

PSL: Petron holds on to top spot with win over Cignal

Nov 17, 2016 - 9:21 PM

American import Stephanie Niemer powers through to give Petron a straight set victory for a 7 1 record

LEAGUE LEADERS. The Petron Blaze Spikers are now 7-1 as the eliminations round winds down. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Foton import Lindsay Stalzer named PSL MVP

Dec 05, 2015 - 4:55 PM

Foton Tornadoes power hitting import Lindsay Stalzer was named the 2015 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix Most Valuable Player

Lindsay Stalzer basks in her glory just moments after winning a PSL Grand Prix title with the Foton Tornadoes. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Foton shocks Petron to take Game 1 of Philippine Superliga finals

Nov 26, 2015 - 7:55 PM

Foton loses the first set before winning the next 3 to move to the brink of the PSL Grand Prix championship

BLAZED. The Foton Tornadoes moved to within a win of winning the 2015 PSL Grand Prix championship. Photo by Josh Albelda / Rappler