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At least, there’s the promise of a dogfight »

There was a monumental mismatch early Thursday in the Fiba Asia series in Beirut that saw a gallantly soaring Philippine Gilas national team fall in fragments against old rival South Korea. An air of doom and disbelief engulfed Metro Manila. But many pundits, who refused to stay up for the early morning match, ended up congratulating themselves for grandly missing the massacre suffered by the Philippine national basketball squad. Actually, there…

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Can Horn beat a revitalized Pacquiao? »

It could be too early for Jeff Horn to start training for his rematch with the legendary Manny Pacquiao. But trainer Glenn Rushton, who has not gotten full credit for the great upset victory scored by his prized ward, has explained they would be ready for a stronger version of the Filipino boxing superhero.   They could only expect a revitalized crownless Pacquiao to report for the rematch.   “It’s business and they’re trying…

4 days ago / Read More »

Timothy Bradley announces retirement from boxing »

Former two-division world champion Timothy Bradley has retired from boxing, penning a heartfelt letter on his Instagram account Sunday. “Turning the page for me is bittersweet,” wrote Bradley. “That once in a lifetime purpose to wake up everyday and give 100 percent is now fueled towards something else—my family.”  “I find my strength in them, my peace, and most importantly unconditional love. I wake up wanting to spend all time being a…

2 weeks ago / Read More »
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