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Martin Nguyen (ONE Championship)

ONE Championship: Nguyen looks to continue reign in featherweight and lightweight divisions

After coming up short in his two bids to become a three-division world champion in ONE Championship, two-division titleholder Martin “The Situ-Asian” Nguyen has decided to bid goodbye to the bantamweight division.

John Vincent Moralde

‘Mulawin’ back in US for Sept. 14 fight

John Vincent Moralde of the Sanman Boxing Gym is already in Los Angeles, California to start a month-long, hard training at the famed Wildcard Gym.

FEU’s Virginia Villareal foils Perpetual Help’s Kate Llorente’s attack during their PVL Collegiate Conference clash at the Filoil Flying V Center.

PVL: Lady Falcons, Tams secure semis playoff

Adamson U recovered big in an extended fourth set duel and frustrated University of the Philippines, 25-22, 19-25, 25-23, 26-24, while Far Eastern U rallied past Perpetual Help, 25-15, 15-25, 22-25, 25-14, 15-6, as they secured at least a playoff for semifinal berths in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan yesterday.

Raymond Tabugon (L) and Max Ornelas (R)

Tabugon falls to Ornelas

SANMAN Boxing Gym’s Raymond Tabugon gave his Amercian foe all he could handle before falling short as he bowed to unbeaten American boxer Max Ornelas via unanimous decision on Saturday at the Red Rock Casino Resort and Spa in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

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Coaches Yeng Guiao and Caloy Garcia during one the practices of the national squad (photo by Joaquin Flores)

Should PH be sore at NBA for disallowing Jordan Clarkson?

After days of anxious waiting, the National Basketball Association has finally spoken out on whether Jordan Clarkson can suit up for the Philippine National Team to the 2018 Asian Games in Indonesia. And unfortunately, the verdict is that he the Fil-American star cannot.

articulated bus

Free rides around Araneta Center for 3 weekends

Starting August 18, UBE Express will offer free rides to the public going around Araneta Center via its articulated bus for three straight weekends.

MNL Stadium (ONE Championship photo)

ONE Championship finds success in Asia’s greatest cultural treasure

In just seven short years, ONE Championship has evolved from a small mixed martial arts promotion in Singapore trying to make a dent, to what it is now: the largest global sports media property in Asian history, and the undisputed premier martial arts organization in Asia.

San Sebastian’s Mary Rhose Dapol goes up for a kill against San Beda’s Kim Manzano and Jiezela Viray in a duel of struggling teams in the PVL Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center.

Tigresses roll into PVL semis, ward off Lady Blazers

University of Santo Tomas survived a pair of cliffhangers then imposed its will in the third to carve out a 26-24, 29-27, 25-17 victory over St. Benilde and clinch the first semifinals slot in the Premier Volleyball League Season 2 Collegiate Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan yesterday.

Justin Quiban acknowledges cheers from the gallery after completing his five-stroke victory in the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge.

Quiban cruises to 5-shot PGT Bacolod romp

Justin Quiban recovered with flourish from a frontside meltdown to nail his second career victory, pouncing on a clutch two-shot swing on No. 13 to turn a scary start into a resounding finish in the ICTSI Bacolod Golf Challenge here yesterday.