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Boxers assure PH of at least 3 more bronzes in Asian Games

FILIPINO light flyweight Mark Barriga (blue) tags Malaysia’s Mohd Faud Mohd Reuvan with a left to the face in their semifinal clash. RAFFY LERMA

Light flyweight Mark Anthony Barriga edged Hasanboy Dusmativ of Uzbekistan by split decision to assure the Philippines another boxing bronze medal Tuesday evening in the 17th Asian Games at the Seonhak Gymnasium in Incheon, South Korea.

Posted: September 30th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Be circumspect and focused, Abap urges Asian Games boxing judges


There will be no protest regarding Ian Clark Bautista’s loss to hometown bet Choe Sangdon in their round-of-16 flyweight match in the 17th Asian Games last Saturday at Seonhak gym in Incheon, South Korea.

Posted: September 30th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Palace: There’s still hope for Gilas Pilipinas


Malacañang on Sunday is not giving up on Gilas Pilipinas after it lost to South Korea at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon.

Posted: September 28th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

NCAA suspends 17 players involved in Mapua-EAC brawl; refs not spared

MAPUA’S Mark Braña (No. 5) commits a foul while trying to stop Elyzer Paguia of Emilio Aguinaldo. EDWIN BELLOSILLO

The NCAA on Tuesday has suspended 17 players involved in the bench-clearing brawl during a basketball game between Mapua and Emilio Aguinaldo College.

Posted: September 23rd, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

FEU holds on to beat La Salle for No. 2 spot

FEU head coach Nash Racela (left) says his team hasn't achieved anything yet despite securing a twice-to-beat advantage Sunday. PHOTO/MARK GIONGCO

Far Eastern University held off De La Salle, 65-60, in a playoff for the last twice-to-beat advantage in the UAAP Season 77 men’s basketball tournament Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena.

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Featured UAAP article,Latest Sports Stories,UAAP | Read More »



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