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More football stars join charity game for ‘Yolanda’ survivors

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More football superstars have united with legends Zinedine Zidane and Ronaldo in urging people to help the Philippines recover from super typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan) through their annual charity football game.

Posted: February 19th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Zidane, Ronaldo to play for ‘Yolanda’ victims

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Zinedine Zidane.  AFP FILE PHOTO

Football superstars Zinedine Zidane and Ronaldo are set to play in the annual Match Against Poverty (MAP) organized by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) for the benefit of survivors of super typhoon Yolanda (international name Haiyan).

Posted: February 17th, 2014 in Football,Latest Sports Stories,Other Sports | Read More »

Pacquiao’s career is over, says Mayweather

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Manny Pacquiao is now a “has-been” and his career in boxing “is over,” Floyd Mayweather Jr. said in a recent media tour of his fight against Canelo Alvarez.

Posted: July 4th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Miami Heat back-to-back NBA champs

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NBA FInals Game 7: Spurs vs Heat

The Miami Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs Thursday night (US time) in game 7 of the NBA finals for their second straight championship.

Posted: June 21st, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Miami Heat win to force Game 7

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LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat goes up for a shot against Manu Ginobili #20, Kawhi Leonard #2 and Tim Duncan #21 of the San Antonio Spurs during Game Six of the 2013 NBA Finals at AmericanAirlines Arena on June 18, 2013 in Miami, Florida.   Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images/AFP

The Miami Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs 103-100 Tuesday night in overtime to tie the series 3-3 and force the NBA Finals to a decisive Game 7.

Posted: June 19th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Spurs lead against Heat in halftime of game 6

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San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan (21) shoots against Miami Heat center Chris Bosh. INQUIRER file photo

The San Antonio Spurs lead against the Miami Heat by six points at the end of the first half of Game 6 of the NBA finals.

Posted: June 19th, 2013 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

New UAAP residency rule favoring universities, not students—Pia Cayetano

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Senator Pia Cayetano during votation at the plenary hall of Senate. CONTRIBUTED PHOTO/ JOSEPH VIDAL

The new residency rule of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) is favoring the universities instead of the students, Senator Pia Cayetano said Monday during a Senate hearing.

Posted: April 1st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

UAAP residency rule would waste ‘prime time’ of athletes—Pia Cayetano

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Sen. Pia Cayetano: Unacceptable and defeatist. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO

Senator Pia Cayetano questioned the two-year residency rule of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) in a Senate hearing Monday saying it would waste the “prime time” of the student-athletes.

Posted: April 1st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Senate passes bill providing benefits to past Filipino sports champions

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Sen. Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel INQUIRER file photo

Past Filipino sports champions that have long been forgotten may soon receive the benefits and appreciation they deserve through the passage of a Senate bill that will grant them retirement, health, and death benefits.

Posted: February 4th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Tour of Matabungkay kicks off Oct. 19

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The stage is set for one of the Philippines’ biggest and most awaited cycling events, the 2012 Tour of Matabungkay (TOM) in Batangas.

Posted: September 27th, 2012 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Senate honors newly crowned Jones Cup champ PH Smart-Gilas

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The Senate commends the Philippines Smart-Gilas team for winning the 2012 Jones Cup in Taiwan recently. PHOTO/MATIKAS SANTOS

The Senate commended Monday the Philippines Smart-Gilas team for winning the 34th William Jones Cup in Taiwan, besting international basketball teams including the United States.

Posted: September 10th, 2012 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Benefit run to show support for PH Paralympic Team

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With the Olympic games now over, its time for the Paralympic games to shine.

Posted: August 30th, 2012 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Military to hold free live screening of Pacquiao-Bradley fight

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The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) will be supporting Filipino boxing icon and congressman Manny Pacquiao, an army reservist with the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, when he fights Timothy Bradley this Sunday.

Posted: June 8th, 2012 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Pacquiao Files,Photos and Videos | Read More »

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