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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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NBA: Kings' Hield, Bogdanovic shine as World routs U.S. in Rising Stars game

Photo from NBA’s Instagram account Sacramento Kings guard and Bahamas native Buddy Hield scored a team-high 29 points in 26 minutes, and the World team cruised to a 155-124 win over the U.S. team on Friday night in the NBA ...

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Gilas’ Troy Rosario cleared to practice, but still doubtful for World Cup qualifiers

Troy Rosario’s chances of playing in Gilas Pilipinas’ game against Australia on February 22 are slim, head coach Chot Reyes hinted. Josh Albelda, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines — Almost a week after hitting the floor face first in TNT’s game ...

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World champ Jerwin Ancajas makes US debut with boxing stardom in mind

Jerwin Ancajas will need to be impressive in his US debut on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) if he hopes to follow in the multimillion-dollar footsteps of his boyhood idol, Manny Pacquiao, says boxing analyst Ed Tolentino. File/Fernando Sepe Jr., ABS-CBN ...

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WATCH: World champ Jerwin Ancajas has a fan in Sara Duterte

Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte wished world junior bantamweight champion Jerwin Ancajas the best for his US debut this weekend. In a short video message posted on social media Friday, the presidential daughter voiced her support for Ancajas’ title defense ...

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Goodbye yellow brick tours; Elton John announces farewell world concerts

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Elton John on Wednesday announced a three-year farewell world tour, saying he would quit traveling afterward to focus on life with his family. The 70-year-old singer, one of the best-selling recording artists in the world over ...

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Change Yourself, Change the World

Every week, Preen tackles motherhood sans the rose-tinted glasses. Our columnists L. Juliano, Marla Darwin, Monica Eleazar-Manzano, Rossana Unson, and Ronna Capili-Bonifacio tell their personal experiences like it is—at times frustrating, oftentimes confusing, but always enlightening. Whenever the going gets tough, admit that we almost ...

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Tennis: Surgery not end of world for Andy Murray, former coach says

Former men’s tennis world number one Andy Murray can be encouraged by the examples of Lleyton Hewitt and Milos Raonic, who both returned from hip surgery, according to his former coach Miles Maclagan. The 30-year-old two-time Wimbledon champion withdrew from ...

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Roach says Gesta ‘looking good’ ahead of world title bout

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Revelers around the world ring in 2018, say bye to the old

Fireworks explode over Sydney Harbour during New Year’s Eve celebrations in Sydney, Australia, Sunday, Dec. 31, 2017. (Photo by DAVID MOIR / AAP Image via AP) Here’s look at how people around the world are ringing in 2018: New Zealand ...

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