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  • Bellator 141: Brandon Girtz upsets Melvin Guillard’s debut

    Bellator 141: Brandon Girtz upsets Melvin Guillard’s debut

        Melvin Guillard had the upper hand opportunity to choose his opponent for his  Bellator 141 debut. His celebration however, was cut short with a split decision victory by Brandon Girtz in the lightweight main event. Girtz (12-4 MMA, 5-2 BMMA) surprised  Guillard (34-14-2…

  • Baseball: Fan dies in fall from upper deck at Braves stadium

    Baseball: Fan dies in fall from upper deck at Braves stadium

    Atlanta, United States | AFP – A man died Saturday after falling from an upper deck at the Atlanta Braves’ ballpark, the Major League Baseball team said. The fall occurred in the top of the seventh inning of the New York Yankees’ 3-1…

  • Alex Oliveira, Piotr Hallman set for UFC Fight Night 77

    Alex Oliveira, Piotr Hallman set for UFC Fight Night 77

    Alex Oliveira vs Piotr Hallman photo by UFC.com     Alex Oliveira is all set for his fight in the lightweight division after two straight wins at welterweight when he faces Piotr Hallman at UFC Fight Night 77. Oliveira (12-2-1 MMA, 2-1…

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  • Blatche heads home

    Blatche heads home

    Game Today (Xinchuang Stadium, New Taipei City) 7 p.m. – Taiwan-A vs Philippines Naturalized player Andray Blatche will not see action for Gilas Pilipinas tonight when it takes on Taiwan-A to start its campaign in the William Jones Cup…

  • Spurs scorer Green eyes US squad

    Much like any other player, NBA champion Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs is looking to add one important highlight to his otherwise booming career. Make the national team of the United States. Green, who’s in the country…

  • Lakers drop hint on Kobe’s future

    Lakers drop hint on Kobe’s future

    Los Angeles — Los Angeles Lakers president Jim Buss hinted the club would be ready to hold discussions about possibly extending Kobe Bryant’s NBA career when the star’s current contract expires at the end of the 2015-2016 season. Buss…

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  • Mexican pug vows to stop Nietes’ unbeaten streak

    Unheralded Mexican challenger Juan Alejo aims to put a violent end to the unbeaten run of defending champion Donnie Nietes in their World Boxing Organization (WBO) light-flyweight title clash on Oct. 17 at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.…

  • Nietes up against mysterious rival

    Nietes up against mysterious rival

    Mexican puncher Juan Alejo, who has been handpicked to challenge Donnie Nietes for the Filipino’s world light-flyweight title on Oct. 17 in the US, is shrouded in mystery. Alejo, rated No. 7 by the World Boxing Organization, has a…

  • Roach wants Pacquiao to fight Garcia

    Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach prefers American Danny Garcia over British Amir Khan as Manny Pacquiao’s comeback foe for early-2016. As Top Rank chief Bob Arum begins the arduous task of finding an ideal dance partner for Pacquiao,…

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  • Lim loses

    Canadian 15th pick Denis Shapovalov tripped sixth-seed Alberto Lim Jr., 6-4, 4-6, 7-5, in the quarterfinals of the Prince George’s Country International Hard Court Junior Tennis Championship in Maryland, USA. The 16-year-old Filipino bet, however, hoped that he would…

  • Pinoy bet rallies to beat rival

    Pinoy bet rallies to beat rival

    Alberto Lim Jr. continued his hot form, downing Taiwanese Wu Tung-Lin, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3, to barge into the quarterfinals of the Prince George’s Country International Hard Court Junior Tennis Championship yesterday in Maryland, United States. Seeded sixth in the…

  • Novak, Federer seal title duel

    Mason, Ohio — Novak Djokovic had to rally against a lowly qualifier to get another shot at a title he’s never won. Next in his way: Roger Federer, who has more Cincinnati trophies than anyone else. Djokovic got a…

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  • Spieth loses No. 1 spot to McIlroy

    Spieth loses No. 1 spot to McIlroy

    Edison, N.J. — Jordan Spieth lost out on a chance to play the weekend at The Barclays. He also lost his No. 1 ranking. Bubba Watson, momentarily distracted by a rare warning for taking too long to play a…

  • Spieth struggles, Day steady

    Edison, New Jersey — Bubba Watson fired seven birdies in a five-under-par 65 on Thursday, outshining playing partners Jordan Spieth and Jason Day to seize a share of the first-round lead at The Barclays. Two-time Masters champion Watson was…

  • Ranking and Olympic points stake in Manila Masters

    Ranking and Olympic points stake in Manila Masters

    An opportunity to earn valuable world ranking points and perhaps a chance to play in the Olympics will be on offer to Filipino golfers in the third edition of the Resorts World Manila Masters which fires off on Nov.…

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  • Bellator 141: Brandon Girtz upsets Melvin Guillard’s debut

    Bellator 141: Brandon Girtz upsets Melvin Guillard’s debut

        Melvin Guillard had the upper hand opportunity to choose his opponent for his  Bellator 141 debut. His celebration however, was cut short with a split decision victory by Brandon Girtz in the lightweight main event. Girtz (12-4 MMA, 5-2 BMMA) surprised  Guillard (34-14-2…

  • Ateneo breezes past FEU

    Ateneo breezes past FEU

    Games Today (The Arena, San Juan) 12:45 p.m. – NU vs UST 3 p.m. – St. Benilde vs UP Early semifinalist Ateneo walloped Far Eastern University (FEU), 25-19, 15-14, 25-18, yesterday to extend its winning streak and move a…

  • O’Donnell stars as Kaya wins UFL Cup crown

    Kaya ended years of frustration late Friday night as it stunned league champion Ceres-La Salle, 4-2, on penalties to capture the United Football League (UFL) Cup title at the Rizal Memorial Stadium. Goalkeeper Nick O’Donnell made two crucial saves…

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