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Tennis: New world No. 1 Federer wins Rotterdam Open

Roger Federer of Switzerland holds the trophy after winning against Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria. Michael Kooren, Reuters ROTTERDAM — Roger Federer celebrated his impending return to the top of the world rankings by winning the Rotterdam Open on Sunday, his ...

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Boxing: Nietes open to moving up in weight if that’s where gold, glory are

Donnie Nietes with Doctor Ed dela Vega and coaches Edito and Edmundo Villamor. Courtesy of Ed dela Vega’s Facebook page Donnie Nietes is thankful for all the help he’s getting at the famed Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles, particularly ...

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Ateneo downs UP to open post-Cam Rodriguez era

Ateneo’s Martie Bautista in action against UP. Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN Sports. MANILA – The Ateneo Lady Eagles won their first game of the post-Cam Rodriguez era on Saturday, defeating University of the Philippines, 3-1, in the UAAP Season 80 women’s ...

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DOF open to cutting VAT rate, but with a condition

The Department of Finance (DOF) may consider slashing the 12-percent value-added tax (VAT), but only if all existing exemptions are removed. “At this particular time, we have to be very careful about reducing the VAT rate,” Finance Secretary Carlos G. ...

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Australian Open: Nadal-Cilic among 4 quarterfinals Tuesday

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Is Angelica open to dating Carlo Aquino again?

Now that they are both single, is Angelica Panganiban open to the idea of dating ex-boyfriend Carlo Aquino again? On Sunday’s episode of late-night show “Gandang Gabi Vice,” Panganiban said she and Aquino are good friends. “Matalik kong kaibigan ‘yan ...

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Tennis: Heat is on for Nadal, Wozniacki on Day 5 of Australian Open

Rafael Nadal (left) will face heat and his stiffest challenge so far at the Australian Open on Friday, while Caroline Wozniacki will be looking to prove a point in her third round match. Issei Kato, Reuters Rafael Nadal will face ...

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Tennis: Federer in fabulous form to start Australian Open

Defending champion Roger Federer dazzles under the Australian Open lights to waltz through to the second round with a straight sets win over Aljaz Bedene on Tuesday. Thomas Peter, Reuters Defending champion Roger Federer dazzled under the Australian Open lights ...

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Federer in right space as Aussie Open rivals play catch up

FILE – Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates after defeating Germany’s Mischa Zverev during their quarterfinal at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila) Roger Federer says tennis is “definitely a lot of fun” ...

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Tennis: Nadal ready despite lack of Aussie Open lead-up

Top seed Rafael Nadal starts the Australian Open next week for the first time in his career without playing a warm-up tournament, and no uncle Toni by his side. But the Spanish star said Saturday he feels good and his ...

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