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NBA player granted Filipino citizenship, will play for Gilas team

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The Senate on Monday approved the naturalization of American basketball player Andray Blatche on third and final reading.

Posted: May 26th, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,NBA | Read More »

UAAP 2-year residency rule may be junked

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The UAAP may be forced to strike out its controversial two-year residency rule as a proposed new measure by Sen. Pia Cayetano has moved closer to getting passed in the Senate.

Posted: May 22nd, 2014 in Basketball,Headlines,UAAP | Read More »

Pia Cayetano declares war on UAAP residency rule

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Sen. Pia Cayetano FILE PHOTO

The head of the Senate committee on education, arts and culture, is threatening to pass a measure against the controversial residency rule of the University of Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) if the latter fails to come up with an “agreement” within two weeks.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Basketball,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,UAAP | Read More »

They’re spoiling our collegiate athletes

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Top level players of the University Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) are allegedly being pirated by some member-schools in exchange of a house and lot, and a car, Senator Pia Cayetano said on Thursday.

Posted: April 10th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Mexico: prison for sporting events aggressors

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Mexico’s lower house of Congress has approved a bill that allows for prison terms for fans who engage in violent acts at sporting events.

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

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