ABS-CBN, “In The Service of the Filipino,” brings a free-to-air television channel to our Kapamilyas who not only watch and support their favorite teams and athletes, but analyze and play the games themselves. ABS-CBN Sports+Action goes hand-in-hand with the network’s cable TV, pay-per-view, and digital platforms to create a unique and engaging sports hub for Pinoy sports fans.
ABS-CBN Sports+Action will continue its coverage of the of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP), the Azkals, the highest-ranked Southeast Asian football club, Top Rank fights including champion Nonito Donaire, and ALA Boxing fighters’ bouts in “Pinoy Pride.”
Stand by for special coverages of the greatest global athletes in the sporting worlds’ biggest stages like the courts of the National Basketball Association (NBA), the octagons of the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) and football fields of 2014 Fédération Internationale de Football Association (FIFA) World Cup.
ABS-CBN Sports+Action keeps you up-to-date with current events via “News +”, with Anthony “Tunying” Taberna breaking down the day’s biggest issues so viewers’ can understand how it affects their daily lives. Meanwhile, TJ Manotoc gives us “The Score”, in this 15-minute daily sports news program which tackles the biggest stories in sports.
Meanwhile, action thrill seekers get their fix reliving the memorable films of the “King of Philippine Movies,” Fernando Poe Jr. in “FPJ: Hari ng Aksyon.” ABS-CBN Sports+Action also debuts the explosive new series “The Ultimate Fighter: China” and “Zero Hours,” joining returning series “CSI,” “NCIS,” “Once Upon a Time,” and “WWE.”
Watch out for the drama, action, and excitement of sports on ABS-CBN Sports+Action Channel 23 beginning Saturday (January 18).