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Boxing: Melindo gets champion sparring from Nietes

Donnie Nietes with his fellow ALA boxing stablemate Milan Melindo. Photo from Edito Villamor’s Facebook page MANILA — Milan Melindo needs all the help he could get for his upcoming junior flyweight title unification bout. Thankfully, fellow world champion Donnie ...

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KILALANIN: Pinay champion surfer ng Surigao del Sur

Hindi lamang simpleng libangan ang water sport na surfing. Ang ilang Pilipino’y kumakapit dito para makamit ang kanilang mga pangarap. Isa na rito ang champion surfer na si Debie Gumanoy mula sa Surigao del Sur. Nagpa-Patrol, Gretchen Ho. TV Patrol, ...

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MMA: Champion no more, as Folayang stunned in KO loss

It was a tough night for Filipino MMA fans after one of their champions lost his crown on Friday night. Eduard Folayang was knocked out cold when he was tagged with a huge overhand right by his challenger, Martin Nguyen, ...

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Pinoy champion decathlete, namamasada rin para tulungan ang pamilya

[embedded content] Bukod sa champion sa track, champion din sa pagmamahal sa pamilya ang Southeast Asian Games gold medalist sa decathlon na si Aries Toledo. Hanggang ngayon, di pa rin siya makapaniwala sa tagumpay at ito na rin aniya sana ...

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UFC strips Jones of title, Cormier reinstated as champion

LOS ANGELES – The UFC stripped Jon Jones of the light heavyweight championship title on Wednesday following his positive drug test and reinstated Daniel Cormier as champion. Jones tested positive for a steroid prior to his July 29 title fight ...

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Tennis: US Open champion Nadal stretches clear as No. 1

Rafael Nadal extended his lead at the top of the world rankings on Monday after claiming his 16th Grand Slam title at the US Open, while Roger Federer took second spot from Andy Murray. Spaniard Nadal and 19-time major winner ...

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Tim Reed, 'three-peat' champion sa Ironman 70.3

Inangkin muli ng Australyanong si Timothy James Reed sa ikatlong magkasunod na taon ang men’s elite division ng Cobra Ironman 70.3 Philippines na ginanap sa Cebu nitong Linggo, Agosto 6, 2017. Nasiguro ni Reed ang kanyang “three-peat” sa oras na ...

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House and lot, alay ni 'The Voice Teens' champion Jona sa mga magulang

Itinuturing na ‘landslide win’ ang panalo ni Jona Soquite ng team Sarah bilang kauna-unahang “The Voice Teens” grand champion. Malaki ang lamang ni Soquite sa mga pambato ng iba pang teams. Ikinuwento rin ni Soquite kung bakit napakahalaga sa kaniya ...

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Boxing: Ex-world champion Miura to retire

TOKYO – Former boxing world champion Takashi Miura, who failed in his bid to reclaim his WBC super featherweight title in mid-July, said late Friday that he will hang up his gloves. “I thought about it a lot and decided ...

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Filipino gamer beats ‘Tekken 7’ world champion in Rage Art tournament

Kazumi Mishima. Image: Bandai Namco Entertainment A surprising victory was scored by a local gamer against a ‘Tekken 7’ world champion in a recently concluded gaming tournament. Filipino Tekken competitor Andreij “Doujin” Albar, known as simply Doujin in the community, ...

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