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Kia Picanto rebrands as Columbian Dyip for PBA Commissioner's Cup

Apr 03, 2018 - 7:14 PM

Columbian Dyip is the 6th name change of the 4-year-old PBA franchise

NEW NAME. Kia Picanto undergoes another name change for the coming PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

White posts double-double as Mahindra fends off NLEX for first win

Mar 24, 2017 - 6:39 PM

James White scores 30 points and grabs 22 rebounds for Mahindra

ENFORCED. James White turned in a monster stat line for Mahindra in a win over NLEX. Photo by Czeasar Dancel/Rappler

After first pro experience in PBA, James White off to chase NBA dream

Sep 26, 2016 - 11:00 AM

James White leaves the PBA with a wiser gleam in his eyes

EMOTIONAL. Young import James White was emotional after Mahindra exited the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup. Photo from PBA Images

Meralco sends Mahindra crashing to book semifinals ticket

Sep 24, 2016 - 5:57 PM

Meralco reaches the semifinals for the second straight conference

SEMIS-BOUND. Allen Durham leads Meralco to its second straight semifinals. Photo from PBA Images

Meralco clinches twice-to-beat as Mahindra drops 4 straight

Sep 21, 2016 - 7:26 PM

The Bolts who finished the eliminations at 6 5 will enter the top 8 as the fourth seed and will face the Enforcer on Saturday September 24

TWICE TO BEAT. Jared Dillinger helps lead the Meralco Bolts to securing a twice-to-beat advantage in the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup quarterfinals. Photo from PBA Images

Meralco keeps top 4 bid alive after barely edging Mahindra

Sep 11, 2016 - 7:19 PM

The Bolts are assured of a playoff for the last twice to beat advantage in the top 4

STILL ALIVE. Allen Durham tows Meralco to a victory over Mahindra, keeping alive their bid for a top 4 spot. Photo from PBA Images

Ginebra continues to roll following win over Mahindra

Sep 09, 2016 - 9:35 PM

Ginebra pulls away in the 2nd quarter and Mahindra plays catch up the rest of the way

Rain or Shine blows past Mahindra

Sep 02, 2016 - 9:34 PM

The Elasto Painters new import doesn t put up big numbers but the rest of the team steps up for the win

Photos courtesy of PBA Media Bureau

Mahindra clinches first playoffs appearance with win over TNT

Aug 26, 2016 - 6:36 PM

The Enforcers improved their record to 6 2 while TNT falls to 6 1

Mahindra pounds Blackwater to get back on winning track

Aug 21, 2016 - 7:02 PM

Mahindra improves its record to 5 2 while Blackwater s woes continue with a 1 6 slate

BACK ON TRACK. After losing two straight, Mahindra is back on the winning track. Photo from PBA Images

WATCH: Manny Pacquiao surpasses PBA career total with first 3-pointer

Aug 21, 2016 - 6:44 PM

Pacquiao scores 4 points including a triple in Mahindra s game against Blackwater

PLAYING TIME. Manny Pacquiao sees 4 minutes of action in Mahindra's game versus Blackwater. Photo from PBA Images

Walker drops 39 as NLEX slips past slumping Mahindra

Aug 17, 2016 - 6:52 PM

Henry Walker scores 17 of NLEX s 22 fourth quarter points including 8 in its decisive 11 2 run to end the game

BIG GAME. Henry Walker carries NLEX to a big win over Mahindra. Photo from PBA Images

Baguio, Phelps shine as Phoenix deals Mahindra its first loss

Aug 12, 2016 - 6:52 PM

Phoenix import Phelps performs swimmingly to give Mahindra its first defeat and its second straight win

Pacquiao on Abueva hitting two 3s over him: 'Tsamba'

Aug 04, 2016 - 10:50 PM

Pacquiao guarding Abueva was all part of Mahindra s game plan

TRASH TALK. Manny Pacquiao knows how to talk trash in basketball, too. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

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Aug 04, 2016 - 11:59 AM

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In Pacquiao's return, Mahindra comes from behind to stun Alaska

Aug 03, 2016 - 9:44 PM

Mahindra extends its undefeated streak going up 4 0 after taking down Alaska

COMEBACK. James White leads Mahindra in a stunning come-from-behind win over Alaska. This thunderous dunk at game's end was the exclamation point to the hard-earned win. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Pacquiao guards Abueva in first PBA game in 9 months

Aug 03, 2016 - 9:17 PM

Manny Pacquiao plays the last 3 minutes of the opening quarter and defends Calvin Abueva

PACMAN VS THE BEAST. Calvin Abueva laughs in conversation with Manny Pacquiao after scoring his second triple over the boxer. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Pacquiao warms up in return to PBA

Aug 03, 2016 - 8:07 PM

The Filipino boxing legend practices his free throws 3 pointers pull up jumpers drives to the basket – all while accommodating selfie requests from courtside fans

WARMING UP. Manny Pacquiao practices his shots before Mahindra's game versus Alaska. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

WATCH: Pacquiao confirms he'll be at PBA game after Senate

Aug 03, 2016 - 5:05 PM

Pacquiao who will also compete in the All Star Blitz Game emphasizes he will not let playing in the PBA interfere with his job in the Senate

ACTIVATED. Manny Pacquiao is activated by Mahindra in lieu of injured LA Revilla. He is seen here watching his team as a spectator a week ago. Photo from PBA Images

PBA: With Revilla injured, Pacquiao activated in time for Alaska game

Aug 02, 2016 - 4:45 PM

The newly elected senator is activated in lieu of starting guard LA Revilla who injured his nose during practice

ACTIVATED. Manny Pacquiao is activated by Mahindra in lieu of injured LA Revilla. He is seen here watching his team as a spectator a week ago. Photo from PBA Images

Pacquiao impressed with former PBA team Mahindra

Jul 27, 2016 - 10:53 PM

Manny Pacquiao motivates Mahindra at halftime and watches them win against San Miguel

SPECTATOR. Manny Pacquiao watches his former team play in the PBA. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

With Pacquiao watching, Mahindra outlasts San Miguel for 3-0 start

Jul 27, 2016 - 7:20 PM

Mahindra keeps rolling in the 2016 PBA Governors Cup

3-0. Mahindra rolls to a 3-0 record. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

James White, Mahindra's rookie import, adjusts to life as go-to player

Jul 21, 2016 - 9:00 AM

White playing in his first pro stint out of college is learning to seize moments and take over as needed with the help of the Mahindra coaching staff

ROOKIE IMPORT. James White (R) is playing in his first pro stint out of college. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Mahindra clips Globalport sans Romeo

Jul 20, 2016 - 6:26 PM

Mahindra wins its first two games of the Governors Cup while Globalport misses Terrence Romeo and falls to 0 2

2-0. Mahindra is off to a good start in the 2016 PBA Governors' Cup with two straight wins. Photo by Josh Albelda/ Rappler

Mahindra outlasts Star in overtime

Jul 16, 2016 - 2:14 AM

Mahindra opens the conference with an impressive close game win

Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Star clinches playoff spot, eliminates Mahindra

Apr 14, 2016 - 12:38 AM

The win improves the record of the Hotshots to 5 6 which currently puts the team in the eighth and final postseason spot

Hodge, Meralco surge past Mahindra

Apr 03, 2016 - 5:16 PM

Cliff Hodge registers 25 points including 5 crucial markers in the last two minutes as Meralco stays on top of the standings with a 7 2 record

STILL ON TOP. The Meralco Bolts are still on top of the 2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup standings with a 7-2 record. Cliff Hodge posts 25 points to lead the team in a win over the Mahindra Enforcers. Photo by PBA Images

Mahindra stops slide, sends Alaska to 2nd straight loss

Mar 21, 2016 - 6:27 PM

Mahindra reaches the 500 mark with a 4 4 record while Alaska loses back to back and drops to 5 3

BACK TO WINNING. Mahindra stops 3-game slide with win over Alaska. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Chan drops 18 as Rain or Shine tops Mahindra

Mar 16, 2016 - 6:44 PM

Jeff Chan hits key shots down the stretch as Rain or Shine wins 3 in a row for a 4 3 record

Jeff Chan (R) buries some clutch baskets as Rain or Shine escapes Mahindra. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: PBA team Mahindra's new training facility

Mar 13, 2016 - 3:23 PM

The second year PBA team becomes the first franchise in the league to have its own training facility

NEW GYM. A look at Mahindra's new gym. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Phoenix manhandles Mahindra to break 3-game skid

Mar 09, 2016 - 6:14 PM

Phoenix comes out firing from the start and never relinquishes the lead to go on and arrest a 3 game losing skid for a 2 3 record

BACK ON TRACK. RR Garcia and the Phoenix Fuel Masters get back on the winning track after thumping the Mahindra Enforcers in the 2016 PBA Commissioner's Cup. Photo from PBA Images

Energized Ginebra rolls over Mahindra

Mar 02, 2016 - 9:44 PM

Ginebra which opened the contest with an 11 0 lead and never looked back is now riding a 3 game win streak after a 0 2 start to the conference

NEAR TRIPLE-DOUBLE. LA Tenorio comes up energized once again for Barangay Ginebra and flirts with a triple-double. Photo from PBA Images

Mahindra improves to 3-1 after beating NLEX

Feb 26, 2016 - 6:26 PM

The Enforcers gain solo second in the standings with their latest victory

KG Canaleta Photos courtesy of PBA Media Bureau

San Miguel drops Commissioner’s Cup opener to Mahindra

Feb 20, 2016 - 5:17 PM

Thanks to some big 3 pointers late in the fourth by veteran KG Canaleta and some timely scoring from LA Revilla Mahindra improves to 2 1

Blackwater gets first win at Mahindra’s expense

Feb 14, 2016 - 5:07 PM

Big shots late by Reil Cervantes seal Blackwater s win

Mahindra survives Romeo’s explosion to win conference debut

Feb 12, 2016 - 6:16 PM

The Enforcers are already halfway towards their win total from last conference

Augustus Gilchrist aiming to ‘shoot for the best’ as Mahindra’s import

Jan 13, 2016 - 5:09 PM

Mahindra has yet to make the PBA playoffs

PBA BOUND. Augustus Gilchrist will try to bring Mahindra where they've never been before: the playoffs. Screen grab from NBA D-League's YouTube

Mahindra enforcing Augustus Gilchrist as Commissioner’s Cup import

Jan 06, 2016 - 1:51 AM

The 26 year old will make his PBA debut next conference

Romeo, Pringle play heroes as GlobalPort survives Mahindra in OT

Dec 12, 2015 - 5:40 PM

Pringle and Romeo deliver in the clutch to lead GlobalPort over Mahindra

Star Hotshots halt 4-game losing slide with win over Mahindra Enforcers

Dec 06, 2015 - 5:43 PM

The Star Hotshots move a win away from a quarterfinals berth in the 2016 PBA Philippine Cup

LOSING STREAK DONE. Mark Barroca leads the Star Hotshots as they arrest a 4-game skid. Photo from PBA Images

San Miguel Beermen defeat Star for fourth straight win

Nov 28, 2015 - 8:19 PM

The San Miguel Beermen rolled to their fourth straight win in the 2015 16 PBA Philippine Cup with a 101 90 win over the Star Hotshots

Reigning PBA MVP June Mar Fajardo scored 27 points and grabbed 16 rebounds as San Miguel Beer remained atop the league standings. Photo by PBA Images

Ramos, Canaleta lift Mahindra past former team NLEX for first win

Nov 13, 2015 - 6:17 PM

A barrage of 3 pointers late in the third period gives Mahindra the breathing room to hold off NLEX

PBA commissioner on Pacquiao: ‘He's not a basketball player, he’s a boxer’

Nov 09, 2015 - 6:22 PM

You have to understand that Mr Pacquiao is a personality in himself he has many engagements and first of all he is not a basketball player he is a boxer Commissioner Chito Narvasa was quoted

NO BALLER. PBA Commissioner Chito Narvasa says Manny Pacquiao is "not a basketball player, he is a boxer." File Photo from PBA Images

Alaska wins tight game over Mahindra in Dubai

Nov 07, 2015 - 5:22 AM

Calvin Abueva leads the way in Alaska s win with 15 points and 13 rebounds

Talk 'N Text wards off Mahindra to punch first PH Cup win

Oct 31, 2015 - 5:16 PM

The Talk N Text Tropang Texters brushed off the Mahindra Enforcers late in the fourth to claim its first victory

Rain or Shine makes it two in a row after dominating Mahindra

Oct 25, 2015 - 5:14 PM

Despite not having Paul Lee Rain or Shine is off to a good start this PBA season

WATCH: Pacquiao hits first ever PBA shot

Oct 25, 2015 - 5:01 PM

He finally makes one

#PBA2016 Previews Part 1

Oct 16, 2015 - 6:35 PM

Previewing the Alaska Aces Mahindra Enforcers NLEX Road Warriors Star Hotshots Rain or Shine Elasto Painters and San Miguel Beermen

Playing coach Manny Pacquiao on Mahindra reserve list

Oct 13, 2015 - 9:14 PM

Pacquiao is in New York to accept the Asia Game Changer of the Year award

RESERVE. Mahindra coach Manny Pacquiao is on the reserve/injured list for the upcoming 2016 PBA Philippine Cup. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Nuyles, sports agent explain details of Mahindra contract mess

Oct 03, 2015 - 12:47 PM

Alex Nuyles will fight for accountability of PBA team Mahindra which deemed a one year deal he signed as invalid

JOBLESS. Swingman Alex Nuyles is currently without a team as he battles through contract woes with Mahindra. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler