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San Beda to see action in Dubai basketball tilt

Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Back-to-back NCAA champion San Beda will be taking its act overseas as it will represent the country in the 29th Dubai International Basketball Tournament from January 19 to 26. Red Lions team manager Jude Roque on ...

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Federer returns with easy win over Paire in Dubai

Roger Federer in action. Photo by Ahmed Jadallah, Reuters DUBAI – Roger Federer breezed back into action to reach the second round of the Dubai Open with a straightforward 6-1 6-3 win over erratic Frenchman Benoit Paire on Monday. In ...

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Golf club brings Trump brand to glitzy Dubai

People take pictures of fireworks during the inauguration ceremony of the Trump International Golf Club in Dubai on Saturday. Natacha Yazbeck, AFP DUBAI – The American president’s businessman sons opened the Trump International Golf Club Saturday as Dubai hosted the ...

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Injured McIlroy pulls out of Dubai Desert classic

Northern Ireland’s Rory McIlroy in action. Photo by Aly Song, Reuters LONDON – Rory McIlroy has pulled out of next week’s Dubai Desert Classic with a rib injury, the event’s promoter said on Monday. “Obviously, we are disappointed, but we ...

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Ravena, Brownlee to lead Mighty Sports in Dubai tilt

MANILA, Philippines – Former Ateneo de Manila University star Kiefer Ravena is set to banner the Mighty Sports team that will compete in the Dubai Invitational Basketball Tournament in February. Mighty Sports coach Charles Tiu announced on Twitter that Ravena ...

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Dubai or Las Vegas to host Pacquiao’s comeback fight vs Vargas

Manny Pacquiao gets his hands wrapped. Photo from Manny Pacquiao’s Instagram page Dubai is in the running to host Manny Pacquiao’s next fight after the Filipino boxer’s manager confirmed he will return to the ring to fight World Boxing Organization ...

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Donaire’s next WBO title defense in Cebu or Dubai

THE crowd of over 23,000, who watched WBO super bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire successfully defend his title with a dominating third-round TKO over No. 4-ranked Hungarian Olympian Zsolt Bedak and the huge 25.4 TV ratings on ABS-CBN, has attracted the ...

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Furne One stages autumn-winter collection in Dubai

DUBAI – Dubai-based Filipino fashion designer Furne One featured his autumn-winter collection at the Fashion Forward Dubai (FFWD). The event was even made more special because it was held in the recently opened Dubai Design District. “The inspiration is the ...

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WORLD SPORTS: Scott, Garcia charge, Wawrinka wins in Dubai

Adam Scott plays from the drop area after hitting his first of two balls into the water on the 15th hole during the third round of the Honda Classic. at PGA National (Champion). Photo by Peter Casey-USA TODAY Sports/Reuters. Scott, ...

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Suspect in slay of Pinay in Dubai nabbed: report

MANILA – The police have arrested the alleged killer of an undocumented overseas Filipino worker in Dubai, a report said. Khaleej Times reported that a Pakistani, only identified as Khorshed, was arrested in connection with the killing of Maria Lenlie ...

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