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FC Barcelona Escola to conduct training camp in Cebu

Friday, 12 September 2014 | Written by
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FC Barcelona Escola Camp Philippines is back for the third time. Due to popular demand, FC Barcelona Escola Philippines is setting up its third camp in the country, this time at the Queen City of the South, from October 26 to 30, 2014 at the Aboitiz Sports Field in Cebu, Philippines. Students that participated in the FCBE Camp 2013 in…Read More »

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Azkals reveal line-up for PFF Peace Cup

Sunday, 31 August 2014 | Written by
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Azkals team coach Thomas Dooley revealed the final line-up of players of the Philippine Men’s National Football team who will join the Philippine Football Federation’s (PFF) Peace Cup. The players who were called up for the Peace Cup are the following: 1. Phil Younghusband 2. James Younghusband 3. Simon Greatwich 4. Curt Dizon 5. Patrick Deyto 6. Misagh Bahadoran 7.…Read More »

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1st-ever United Football League Football Alliance Cup set to commence this weekend

Saturday, 12 July 2014 | Written by
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  This July 12, Saturday, the United Football League will kick off the final tournament of its 2013/14 season, the Football Alliance Cup. To be held at the newly-installed artificial turf of the Rizal Memorial Stadium, the Football Alliance Cup brings together the top six finishers of the UFL Division I, using a knockout format to determine the winner. The…Read More »

San Mig Mixers grandslam win over Elasto Painters

Thursday, 10 July 2014 | Written by

Basketball fans witnessed San Miguel Mixers make basketball history with their epic win over Rain or Shine Elasto Painters, 92-89, on Wednesday night during the Finals of the 2014 PLDT Home Telpad PBA Governor’s Cup. Game 5 was an exciting match against the two strongest PBA teams. SanMig Mixers lead by James Yap and import Marqus Blakely took the lead…Read More »

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Spurs end Miami’s three-peat dream in Game 5, claim 2014 NBA title

Monday, 16 June 2014 | Written by
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The San Antonio Spurs dominated yet again the two-time defending champ Miami Heat 104-87 in Game 5 at the AT&T center, shattering LeBron James’ three-peat dream and clinching the 2014 NBA championship title. After trailing behind Miami by as much as 16 points in the first quarter, the Spurs embarked on an impressive run to cool off the Heat and…Read More »

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Sports round-up: Donaire wins WBA featherweight; Azkals gets silver in AFCC; Munoz submits in UFC 41

Monday, 2 June 2014 | Written by
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Nonito Donaire wins WBA Featherweight title  Nonito “The Flash” Donaire made boxing history last Sunday as he beat WBA featherweight champion Simpwe Vetyeka to become the fifth boxer to win 5 division titles. Despite the victory, spectators and even Donaire, were disappointed with the win. The match was stopped during the 4th round due to a bad cut that ‘The…Read More »

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Azkals ready vs. Palestine

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 | Written by
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by Tanya Jamon-Navarro The Philippine national football team, won a historic match, 3-2, against Maldives early Wednesday at the National Football Stadium in Male, Maldives. The victory assured the Azkals a spot in finals of the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Challenge Cup against Palestine. The national team is just one match away from the prestigious Asian Cup in 2015. Heart-stopping game…Read More »

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Clear Dream Match set on June 7

Saturday, 17 May 2014 | Written by
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by Tanya Jamon-Navarro Football fans will look forward to another exciting and star-studded event as British-born Azkals and brothers Phil and James Younghusband go head to head in the third installment of the Clear Dream Match on June 7, 2014 at the University of Makati. Both brothers have won in each of the earlier matches and the third round of…Read More »

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Vindicated: Pacquiao’s fight for the win

Monday, 14 April 2014 | Written by
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After two years, Pacquiao finally gets his revenge. Winning via unanimous decision against Tim Bradley on April 12 at the MGM Garden Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Pacquiao’s vindication was marked by a painstaking 12-round bout before he proved to the world that he is worthy of the WBO welterweight title. The Pacman is back.   Unfinished business Both fighters…Read More »

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Caluza new int’l figure skater; PH basketball marathon breaks Guiness Record; Azkals friendlies

Sunday, 30 March 2014 | Written by
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Figure skater Chris Caluza finishes 18th in Men’s World Skating Championship After Olympian Michael Chris Martinez, another Filipino skater is making a mark in the international skating arena. Christopher Caluza, 23, was the country’s sole representative to the 2014 ISU World Championships in Saitama, Japan where he finished 19th place in the men’s free skating event. Japan’s Hanyu Yuzuru won the…Read More »

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