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Badminton: Drugs-hit Lee fears world, Olympic chance gone

In this Sept. 28, 2014 file photo, Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei returns a shot to China's Lin Dan during their men's singles semi-final badminton match at the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea. AP

Malaysian badminton ace Lee Chong Wei fears he will never realize his dream of becoming world and Olympic champion after he was suspended for failing a drugs test, a report said Wednesday.

Posted: November 12th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Lost in our own survival Olympics

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THE NEW YORK Times on Saturday called the monster flooding caused by tropical storm “Mario” a deluge that brought Manila to a standstill.

Posted: September 21st, 2014 in Bare Eye,Commentary,Featured Columns | Read More »

NBA: Olympic bonding with LeBron helped Cavs land Love

Kevin Love. NOY MORCOSO/INQUIRER.net

Kevin Love’s camaraderie with LeBron James during their time as US gold medal team-mates at the 2012 London Olympics helped convince Love to join him on the NBA Cleveland Cavaliers.

Posted: August 27th, 2014 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Prosecutor: Lying Pistorius has lost this race

Oscar Pistorius checks his mobile phone in court in Pretoria, South Africa, Tuesday, May 20, 2014, after a ruling was read out by Judge Thokozile Masipa that he would undergo psychiatric evaluation. Pistorius is charged with the shooting death of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp on Valentine's Day in 2013. AP

In closing arguments in a murder trial that has riveted South Africa and many around the world, the chief prosecutor said Thursday that Olympian Oscar Pistorius dropped “the baton of truth” and produced a succession of lies to save himself from a conviction for shooting to death his girlfriend.

Posted: August 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos | Read More »

So leads Olympic team with Barbosa, Sadorra

After ruling the Capablanca Memorial 2014 in Havana, Cuba, on Sunday, Grandmaster Wesley So’s next calling is to spearhead the Philippine team to a lofty placing in the coming Chess Olympiad.

Posted: May 20th, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

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