ABS-CBN S+A to show classic games, new workout show in April


Posted at Mar 29 2020 04:29 PM

MANILA, Philippines -- ABS-CBN Sports will launch a special programming on S+A this April, offering Filipinos a mix of classic games, breaking news, and a celebrity workout show.

This, as different parts of the country remain under enhanced community quarantine due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

To help Filipinos stay in tiptop shape while indoors, S+A will introduce a dance/fitness workout program hosted by celebrity coaches Jim and Toni Saret, together with Star Hunt artists and Kapamilya stars.

The groundbreaking daily show, done via video chat, debuts on April 1 at 7:30 a.m., with replays at 3:30 p.m. It also airs on weekends at 8:30 p.m.

S+A will also bring back the best games from the previous UAAP and NCAA seasons via "S+A Encore."

In "UAAP Classics," fans can be entertained and inspired by the great performances of UAAP basketball and volleyball players. 

"NCAA Throwbacks," meanwhile, will showcase the heart and grit of NCAA basketball stars.

"S+A Encore" airs from Monday to Sunday at various timeslots.
Epic games from the MPBL Lakan Season take the spotlight every Monday to Wednesday and Saturday at 10 p.m.

Fight fans will also be in for a treat with the telecast of hard-hitting MMA bouts from ONE Championship last year. The matches will be aired every Thursday and Friday at 9:00 p.m.

There will also be a "ONE Warrior Series Season 3" marathon on Sunday (March 29) and a "ONE Warrior Series Season 4" marathon on April 5, starting at 6:00 p.m.

S+A also have motorheads covered with high-octane content to keep their adrenaline running even at home, with ANC's Rev, Mobil 1, The Grid, and Formula E Street Races airing daily at 1:00 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.

ABS-CBN Sports also aims to keep the public informed about the government's campaign to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, as it airs DZMM TeleRadyo beginning on April 1 at 8:00 a.m.

Viewers will also have time to reflect and pray with Kapamilya Daily Masses at 10 a.m. on Mondays to Saturdays, and 11 a.m. every Sunday.

"Regardless of the situation, ABS-CBN Sports will not waver in uplifting the spirit of Filipinos whether through sports, news, lifestyle, or spiritual content that will help ensure their well-being," said ABS-CBN Integrated Sports head Dino Laurena.

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