2017 in Philippine sports

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The following is a list of notable events and developments that are related to Philippine sports in 2017.

Events[edit]

Athletics[edit]

  • December 3 — The national finals of the 41st National Milo Marathon to be held in Cebu City.

Basketball[edit]

Amateur[edit]

Professional[edit]

Collegiate[edit]

  • November 16 – The San Beda Red Lions defeat the Lyceum Pirates, 92-82, and become the NCAA Season 93 men's basketball championship San Beda claimed their 21st Championship title
  • December 3, Basketball – The Ateneo Blue Eagles were crowned the UAAP Season 80 men's basketball champions after clinching an 88-86 victory over the De La Salle University Green Archers at the Smart Araneta Coliseum.[4]

Exhibition[edit]

National Team[edit]

Women's Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Collegiate Sports[edit]

Cockfighting[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Football[edit]

Golf[edit]

Horse Racing[edit]

Mixed Martial Arts[edit]

Motorsports[edit]

Multi-Sporting Events[edit]

POC and PSC[edit]

Rugby union[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Tennis[edit]

Volleyball[edit]

Beach Volleyball[edit]

Other Events[edit]

Awards[edit]

Sports television specials[edit]

Deaths[edit]

January
June
  • June 3 – Carlos "Bobong" Velez, head of Vintage Enterprises (b. 1945)[40]
July
September
October
November
December

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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  2. ^ "Ginebra beats Meralco to repeat as Governors' Cup champion". GMA News. October 27, 2017. Retrieved October 27, 2017.
  3. ^ "San Miguel Beermen pick Standhardinger first overall in 2017 PBA Draft". Rappler. October 29, 2017. Retrieved October 29, 2017.
  4. ^ "Ateneo Blue Eagles are UAAP Season 80 champions". Rappler. December 3, 2017. Retrieved December 4, 2017.
  5. ^ Lintag, Paul (January 22, 2017). "Gilas return for Blur, Beast appears to be set in new pool". ABS-CBN Sports. Retrieved January 22, 2017.
  6. ^ "PH to host 2017 SEABA tournament". ABS-CBN News and Current Affairs. January 23, 2017. Retrieved January 23, 2017.
  7. ^ Terrado, Reuben (11 March 2017). "Seaba championship and Seaba Under-16 to be held on the same week at the same venue". Sport Interactive Network Philippines. Retrieved 24 March 2017.
  8. ^ "Philippines slides to No. 30 in FIBA world ranking". The Philippine Star. October 12, 2017. Retrieved October 12, 2017.
  9. ^ "Philippines, 2 nations to host 2023 FIBA World Cup". ABS CBN News. December 9, 2017. Retrieved December 9, 2017.
  10. ^ "Donnie Nietes wins IBF Flyweight Championship". ABS CBN Sports. April 29, 2017. Retrieved April 29, 2017.
  11. ^ "Jeff Horn defeats Manny Pacquiao in WBO title fight". CBS News. July 2, 2017. Retrieved July 2, 2017.
  12. ^ "PH to host 2017 Asian Junior Boxing Tourney". The Manila Times. Philippine News Agency. 31 December 2016. Retrieved 31 December 2016.
  13. ^ "Puerto Princesa to host Asian Junior boxing meet". The Philippine Star. July 12, 2017. Retrieved July 12, 2017.
  14. ^ "Milan Melindo retains world title with split decision win over Hekkie Budler in bloody brawl". Spin.PH. September 17, 2017. Retrieved September 17, 2017.
  15. ^ "Nonito Donaire Dominates Ruben Hernandez, Wins WBC Silver". Boxing Scene. September 23, 2017. Retrieved September 23, 2017.
  16. ^ Terrado, Reuben (January 10, 2017). "Bright Akhuetie agrees to join UP Maroons after securing Perpetual release, confirms Bo Perasol". Sports Interactive Network Philippines. Retrieved January 13, 2017.
  17. ^ "NCAA Season 93 Opening". June 14, 2017. Retrieved June 14, 2017.
  18. ^ "Adamson crowned as new UAAP Cheerdance Competition champion". The Philippine Star. December 2, 2017. Retrieved December 2, 2017.
  19. ^ Fenix, Ryan (28 December 2015). "Winning Suzuki Cup would rekindle Philippines' love affair with football". ESPN F.C. ESPN. Retrieved 28 December 2015.
  20. ^ Leyba, Olmin (5 January 2016). "PFF finalizes blueprint for pro league". Philstar Sports. The Philippine Star. Retrieved 5 January 2016.
  21. ^ "WATCH: Chris Hofmann smashes David Douglas to retain URCC title". ABS-CBN Sports. January 9, 2017. Retrieved January 10, 2017.
  22. ^ "Eduard Folayang retains ONE lightweight title with decision win over Ev Ting". ABS CBN Sports. April 22, 2017. Retrieved April 22, 2017.
  23. ^ "Sapporo 2017". www.ocasia.org/. Olympic Council of Asia. Archived from the original on 2016-11-11. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  24. ^ "OCA welcomes record number of teams, athletes to Sapporo 2017". www.ocasia.org/. Olympic Council of Asia. 17 February 2017. Archived from the original on 19 August 2017. Retrieved 17 February 2017.
  25. ^ Atencio, Peter (4 January 2017). "Filipino athletes to join Asian Winter Games". Manila Standard. Manila, Philippines. Retrieved 4 January 2017.
  26. ^ "29 Filipino athletes to compete in 2017 Asian Winter Games". Manila Bulletin. Manila, Philippines. 25 November 2016. Retrieved 25 November 2016.
  27. ^ "2017 Sapporo AWG sport entries by NOC". www.sapporo2017.org. 8th Sapporo Asian Winter Games Organizing Committee. 16 December 2016. Archived from the original on 2016-12-20. Retrieved 16 December 2016.
  28. ^ "Palarong Pambansa 2017 to be held in Antique on April 23 - 29, 2017". Antique Palaro 2017 Facebook Page. March 13, 2017. Retrieved March 13, 2017.
  29. ^ "PH concludes 2017 SEA Games campaign with paltry 24-gold medal haul". CNN Philippines. August 30, 2017. Retrieved August 30, 2017.
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  32. ^ David, Jean Russel V. (January 16, 2017). "PSC relaunches PH Sports Institute". Manila Times. Retrieved January 25, 2017.
  33. ^ "PH Volcanoes capture Asian Rugby Sevens trophy in Qatar". Rappler. March 5, 2017. Retrieved March 5, 2017.
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  35. ^ Noguiera, Emil (January 12, 2017). "Larong Volleyball names new coaches". Manila Times. Retrieved January 13, 2017.
  36. ^ "DLSU Lady Spikers defeat Ateneo Lady Eagles, retain UAAP title". GMA News. May 6, 2017. Retrieved May 6, 2017.
  37. ^ "2017 AVC Volleyball Events Calendar". Asian Volleyball Confederation. Retrieved 13 December 2016.
  38. ^ Isaga, JP (October 12, 2017). "ESPN returns to Philippine TV with TV5 partnership". Rappler. Retrieved October 12, 2017.
  39. ^ "Ex-Manila mayor Mel Lopez, 81". The Philippine Star. January 2, 2017. Retrieved January 2, 2017.
  40. ^ "Bobong Velez hailed as visionary of PH sports broadcasting". ABS-CBN News. June 3, 2017. Retrieved June 3, 2017.
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  42. ^ Filipino MMA fighter Rocky Batolbatol dies in road accident
  43. ^ "PBA champion Cris Bolado dead after motorcycle crash". CNN Philippines. September 18, 2017. Retrieved September 18, 2017.
  44. ^ "Filipino Olympian Loreto 'Bonnie' Carbonell passes away at 84". Spin.PH. September 24, 2017. Retrieved September 24, 2017.
  45. ^ Boxer Jeffrey Claro dies after lapsing into coma following sparring session
  46. ^ "Legendary FEU coach Kid Santos passes away". Philstar.com. November 8, 2017. Retrieved November 8, 2017.
  47. ^ Elias Tolentino, 1960s basketball star, dies at 75
  48. ^ "Mona Sulaiman, Asia's fastest woman of early '60s, dies at 75". Rappler. Retrieved 21 December 2017.