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Tiger documentary debuts in December

Jul 10, 2020 - 5:35 PM

The documentary charts Tiger Woods from his toddler days swinging clubs to his incredible journey as a global sports icon

Tiger Woods. Photo from PGA Tour's Twitter account (@PGATOUR)

Indonesia reports another suspected Sumatran tiger poisoning

Jun 29, 2020 - 9:11 PM

Authorities suspect locals attacked the tiger, whose species is critically endangered, for attacking their livestock

'Tiger King' star loses famous zoo to nemesis Carole Baskin

Jun 03, 2020 - 12:34 PM

A court rules that tiger zookeeper Joe Exotic will have to hand over ownership of his animal park to the nemesis he tried to have murdered, Carole Baskin

Tiger Woods urges calm over 'shocking' George Floyd death

Jun 02, 2020 - 4:47 PM

'This shocking tragedy clearly crossed that line,' says Tiger Woods

CALM. Tiger Woods likens the violent protests ignited by George Floyd's death to the Los Angeles riots. File photo by Warren Little/Getty Images/AFP

Woods-Manning prevail in star-studded match, raised $20m for charity

May 25, 2020 - 12:55 PM

Tiger Woods and Peyton Manning beat Phil Mickelson and Tom Brady in an 18-hole golf match that raised money for coronavirus relief efforts

ICONS. PGA stars Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson and NFL quarterback legends Peyton Manning and Tom Brady square off in an entertaining made-for-television charity golf event. Photo from Twitter/@TigerWoods


Tiger Woods vows victory in star-studded charity golf match

May 23, 2020 - 2:49 PM

Reigning Masters champion Tiger Woods teams up with former NFL star Peyton Manning for a charity showdown versus the Phil Mickelson-Tom Brady tandem

UP AGAIN. Tiger Woods says he’s in better shape now after skipping several tournaments due to a balky back. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

Endangered Sumatran tiger found dead in Indonesia

May 20, 2020 - 2:31 PM

The 18-month-old male's decomposing body is found with its leg caught in a trap near a palm oil plantation in Sumatra's Riau province

This picture taken on May 18, 2020 shows the carcass of a 1.5 year old male tiger being handled by officers from Riau's province's Conservation and Nature Resource agency (BKSDA) in Pekanbaru, after the dead animal was found entangled in steel rope at a concession area in the province. WAHYUDI / AFP

UST coach Ayo chimes in on quarantine, future of UAAP

May 07, 2020 - 8:22 PM

Like a concerned parent, coach Aldin Ayo tried to bring some UST players to his home province Sorsogon

TIGER PACK. Aldin Ayo makes sure his players are taken care of amid the pandemic. Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Nicolas Cage to star in 'Tiger King' series

May 05, 2020 - 3:33 PM

The 'National Treasure' actor will executive produce and star in a scripted limited TV series about Netflix's 'Tiger King' zookeeper Joe Exotic

Tiger, Mickelson trash talking already ahead of showdown

Apr 24, 2020 - 1:31 PM

Golf greats Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson, along with NFL superstars Tom Brady and Peyton Manning, are planning a charity golf match

Tiger Woods relives joy of winning fifth Masters

Apr 13, 2020 - 1:19 PM

Tiger Woods will have to wait for months before he defends the Masters title he won last year after the tournament was postponed until November

STILL GOT IT. Tiger Woods ended an 11-year major drought by winning the Masters last year. File photo from Twitter/@TheMasters


Shaq denies possessing big cats from Netflix's 'Tiger King'

Apr 11, 2020 - 9:10 PM

'The tigers never come into my possession,' says NBA legend Shaquille O'Neal as he gets roasted for his cameo in the docuseries 'Tiger King'

TIGER AFFINITY. Shaquille O'Neal has been open about his love for big cats, but denies possessing them. Photo from Shaquille O'Neal's Instagram

Year after glory, has virus doomed Tiger's 18-major bid?

Apr 11, 2020 - 2:30 PM

A virus outbreak becomes the latest obstacle to Tiger Woods' historic chase

ATLANTA, GA - SEPTEMBER 20: Tiger Woods of the United States plays his shot from the 17th tee during the first round of the TOUR Championship at East Lake Golf Club on September 20, 2018 in Atlanta, Georgia. Sam Greenwood/Getty Images/AFP

Tiger says he would've been healthy for Masters this week

Apr 10, 2020 - 2:46 PM

Tiger Woods reveals his back pain has eased and he continues to stay fit by cycling and playing tennis

HEALTHY. Tiger Woods says he has gotten his body to "where I think it should be at." File photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images/AFP


Return of the 'Tiger King': Netflix sets follow-up episode

Apr 10, 2020 - 11:43 AM

The episode 'The Tiger King and I' will premiere on April 12

Florida man suing Tiger Woods, caddie over alleged shove

Apr 09, 2020 - 12:42 PM

A complaint has been filed in Florida alleging that Tiger Woods' caddie shoved a man while trying to take a selfie with the golf legend

Photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images/AFP

'Tiger King:' True-crime tale of 'Joe Exotic' grips U.S.

Apr 04, 2020 - 4:19 PM

Netflix's latest surreal true-crime series 'Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem, and Madness' features Joe Exotic, a big cat-loving zookeeper now in prison for a murder-for-hire plot

Tim Cone crushed by Aric del Rosario death: 'He always kept me grounded'

Mar 26, 2020 - 4:35 PM

Multi-titled mentor Tim Cone says a 'low-key personality' unfortunately kept Aric del Rosario out of the conversation of all-time best coaches in the country

LEGEND. UAAP champion coach Aric del Rosario dies at 80 from cardiac arrest. Photo from The Varsitarian


Age concern: Olympics 2021 may come too late for 6 stars

Mar 26, 2020 - 3:50 PM

Pushing the Tokyo Olympics to 2021 may be an issue for some aging athletes

epa08072485 Playing Captain Tiger Woods of the USA team tees off from sixth tee during the Sunday singles matches on day four of the 2019 Presidents Cup golf tournament at the Royal Melbourne Golf Club in Melbourne, Australia, 15 December 2019. EPA-EFE/TIM CARRAFA EDITORIAL USE ONLY AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

Legendary UST basketball coach Aric del Rosario dies

Mar 26, 2020 - 2:37 PM

(UPDATED) The UAAP champion mentor, who steered UST to 4 straight crowns, passes away at 80

UST LEGEND. Aric de Rosario leads the the UST Growling Tigers to a 4-peat title romp from 1993 to 1996. Photo from UAAP Classics Facebook

Tiger Woods urges all to 'be safe, smart' during coronavirus outbreak

Mar 17, 2020 - 11:27 AM

'There are a lot more important things in life than a golf tournament right now,' says Woods on his 1st public statement on the virus

STAY SAFE. While cancelations continue to unfold, Tiger Woods is already sideline due to injury. File photo by Sam Greenwood/Getty Images/AFP

FEU avoids upset ax vs UST to remain unbeaten

Mar 08, 2020 - 7:00 PM

Jude Garcia stars as the FEU Tamaraws fight back from a one-set deficit to claim their second win

FIGHTBACK. JP Bogaoan and FEU display composure in the comeback win. Photo from UAAP


UST scores blowout in D-League debut

Mar 05, 2020 - 8:32 PM

‘What's important is they're confident in everything that they do,’ says UST coach Aldin Ayo as his Tigers unleash a rain of triples

ONE-SIDED. Mark Nonoy and the UST Tigers prove to be a step ahead of TIP all game. Photo from PBA Images

Menu, prices: Bangkok’s Fire Tiger in Metro Manila

Mar 05, 2020 - 6:16 PM

Milk tea shop Fire Tiger by Seoulcial Club is now open at Bonifacio Global City

Beau Belga set to join UST coaching staff with 'kababayan' Ayo

Mar 05, 2020 - 5:28 PM

UST coach Aldin Ayo taps Rain or Shine bruiser Beau Belga as big man coach

NEW CHALLENGE. Beau Belga looks to juggle his coaching and playing careers. Photo from PBA Images

Defending champion NU overcomes UST scare for 1st win

Mar 04, 2020 - 12:43 PM

The NU Bulldogs kick off their bid for a UAAP three-peat in men's volleyball with a win over the UST Tiger Spikers

DOUBLE-DOUBLE. Nico Almendras notches a double-double of 20 points and 14 excellent receptions. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

LOOK: Tiger, golf stars hit the greens with Kobe tribute

Feb 15, 2020 - 2:18 PM

Tiger Woods coincidentally hits his first putt of the week exactly from 24 feet and 8 inches – the jersey numbers of his old neighbor Kobe Bryant

PACIFIC PALISADES, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 12: The golf bag of Rory McIlroy of Northern Ireland beside a green showing the special head covers for his metal woods and putter remembering Kobe Bryant during the pro-am as a preview for the Genesis Invitational at the Riviera Country Club on February 12, 2020 in Pacific Palisades, California. (Photo by David Cannon/Getty Images)

Tiger still struggling to get to grips with Kobe's death

Feb 13, 2020 - 4:51 PM

'Part of me thinks that it's not real,' says Tiger Woods, who used to live not far from Kobe Bryant just outside Los Angeles

NEIGHBORS. Kobe Bryant and Tiger Woods ran parallel phenomenal careers. File photos

LOOK: Tiger Sugar now has Brown Sugar Boba Ice Cream

Feb 11, 2020 - 3:56 PM

(UPDATED) It's your fave brown sugar milk drink turned ice cream – now available in two Waltermart branches

'We had our 20-year run together,' says Tiger Woods as he mourns Kobe Bryant

Jan 27, 2020 - 9:34 PM

Tiger Woods recounts the time he lived near Kobe Bryant in Los Angeles and trained with the late NBA great

GREATNESS. Kobe Bryant and Tiger Woods both turned pro in 1996. Photos from Harry How/Getty Images/AFP (Bryant) and Shutterstock (Woods)


Tiger roars into contention for record 83rd US PGA win

Jan 26, 2020 - 2:27 PM

Tiger Woods could break his tie of most US PGA wins with Sam Snead with a victory at the Torrey Pines

LIKE FINE WINE. Even at 44, Tiger Woods continues to chase records. Photo from Twitter/@PGATOUR


San Juan catches fire, wallops Davao in MPBL finals rematch

Jan 18, 2020 - 10:22 PM

John Wilson and San Juan bag their 23rd win in 26 games with a 19-point romp over Davao Occidental

1000-POINT MAN. John Wilson, who became the first player in MPBL history to score at least 1,000, continues to take charge for San Juan. Photo release


Tiger-led U.S. crush Els dream to win Presidents Cup

Dec 15, 2019 - 2:17 PM

'I trusted all my 11 guys. I trusted them implicitly,' says playing-captain Tiger Woods as the US pulls off a stunning comeback against the Internationals

KING TIGER. After going undefeated in 3 matches, Tiger Woods tows the US side to victory to become the most successful Presidents Cup golfer in history. Photo by Tim Carrafa/EPA-EFE

Sumatran tiger kills farmer in Indonesia

Dec 06, 2019 - 5:26 PM

Authorities say the coffee farmer's body was found Thursday, December 5, by relatives who grew worried when he failed to return home

ATTACK. A Sumatran tiger has killed an Indonesian farmer, according to police. File photo by Dick Mudde via Wikimedia Commons

Subido leaves UST in capable hands of Nonoy, Ayo

Nov 22, 2019 - 5:43 PM

After going through the highs and lows of the UST program, Renzo Subido feels grateful to play a major role in the Tigers' turnaround

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ayo won’t leave UST unless UST leaves him

Nov 20, 2019 - 11:05 PM

Even if Aldin Ayo failed to weave his coaching magic, expect a fearsome UST basketball program next season

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ateneo Blue Eagles relish three-peat and a sweep

Nov 20, 2019 - 8:57 PM

A mighty Ateneo squad steamrolls the rest of the UAAP field to bag its third straight crown on a perfect 16-0 season run

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

CHAMPS AGAIN: Ateneo dynasty romps to rare season sweep after UST scare

Nov 20, 2019 - 6:29 PM

Punctuating a historic season, the unbeaten Ateneo Blue Eagles survive a hard-fighting UST Growling Tigers to capture a third straight UAAP championship

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs UST - UAAP Finals 2019 Game 2

Nov 19, 2019 - 5:35 PM

Poised to leave like legends, the Ateneo Blue Eagles go for a perfect season against a UST Growling Tigers side vying to pull off the improbable

Nonoy tears up as career game not enough in Game 1 blowout loss

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:42 PM

Rookie sensation Mark Nonoy delivers a herculean effort but the Tigers still fall short against the mighty Blue Eagles

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

'Finals Thirdy' makes most of last games after 32-point eruption

Nov 16, 2019 - 8:17 PM

As always, two-time Finals MVP Thirdy Ravena puts on a show in the UAAP championship series

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Ateneo reduces UST to tears

Nov 16, 2019 - 7:44 PM

A razor-sharp Ateneo squad still looks too invincible as UST crumbles in Game 1 of the UAAP men's basketball finals

ADMU vs UST UAAP Finals Game 1. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Still unstoppable: Ateneo shuts down UST as Ravena catches fire

Nov 16, 2019 - 6:01 PM

A hot-starting Ateneo Blue Eagles squad blows out the UST Growling Tigers behind Thirdy Ravena's scoring outburst

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Ateneo vs UST - UAAP Finals 2019 Game 1

Nov 15, 2019 - 6:11 PM

A well-rested Ateneo Blue Eagles side battles a UST Growling Tigers crew that's ready to pounce

Winning and misery: 7 takeaways from the UST-UP battle

Nov 15, 2019 - 5:31 PM

Renzo Subido turns into a UST legend, the Aldin Ayo effect continues, rumors of a potential UP exodus swirl, plus all the hot buzz in the classic showdown

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Tigers target bigger upset: 'This is not our main goal'

Nov 14, 2019 - 10:35 PM

After stunning the UP Fighting Maroons, UST coach Aldin Ayo reminds his Tigers that their job is far from done

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Kobe Paras embraces changed mindset in UAAP debut season

Nov 14, 2019 - 11:02 AM

After a stellar run ended in a heartbreak, UP stalwart Kobe Paras just wants to 'take a break and enjoy life'

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

Subido turns dreams to reality as clutch shot lifts UST to finals

Nov 13, 2019 - 10:41 PM

'There’s pressure to perform, but I’ve already gone through a lot,' says Renzo Subido after draining the game-winning triple

IN PHOTOS: Tears and thrills as UST takes fight out of UP

Nov 13, 2019 - 8:37 PM

The UST Growling Tigers prove too strong for the UP Fighting Maroons yet again to advance to a title showdown against the Ateneo Blue Eagles

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler

UST Tigers roar back to shock favored UP Maroons

Nov 13, 2019 - 6:35 PM

(UPDATED) The UST Growling Tigers overcame the twice-to-beat advantage of the UP Fighting Maroons to arrange a championship showdown against Ateneo

Photo by Michael Gatpandan/Rappler