“I am so honored to fight again the US. Thanks Golden Boy and Sanman for this chance. So far this is my biggest break and I will not miss this chance into getting that belt and pave the way for a world title soon. I want to avenge the loss of my countryman Mercito Gesta. He is tough but so am I. May the best man win.” – Romero Duno #boxing
“At ONE Championship, we are always upgrading and improving all of our systems and processes across the company to ensure a healthy ecosystem for all parties. For as many decades as I can remember, agent and manager fraud has always been a big problem in Asia. ONE Championship aims to create a healthier, happier, and safer environment for our athletes both in and out of the arena,” – Chatri Sityodtong #ONEChampionship
THE Asian Cycling Confederation (ACC) has elevated the Philippines’ bid to host the 2020 Asian BMX Championships to the continental body’s management committee meeting set later this year.
The Mapua Cardinals used a late rally in the final period to pull away from the Adamson Soaring Falcons, 70-65, in the on-going 25th Fr.
“The semifinals will not be easy, and we know that they’ll prepare for us. But at the end of the day, we have one goal – it’s one game to the finals. Our mission is to get to the finals and win it all again,” – Danny Kross #7SFootball
The Royals started the third quarter on an 11-3 blast to open the game’s largest lead at 16, 52-36. But the Knights clawed back and came to within four, 62-66, with 5:41 left in the fourth quarter. #FrMartinsCup
Match Day no. 7 for the women’s division featured massive blowouts left and right, with the Bohemian Sporting Club and Manila Nomads sealing the top seeds heading into the semi-finals. #7SFootball
“I just have to be a professional. I just need to do my best to fulfill whatever role is given to me,” – Terrence Romeo #PBA
Estrada dominated most of the fight, outboxing Srisaket and winning the majority of the rounds on the judges’ scorecards at the Forum arena in Los Angeles. #boxing
Caloocan Supremos ran away with a huge 90-67 road victory against home team Solid San Juan in the Metro League Reinforced (2nd) Conference Thursday night at the San Juan Gym. #MetroLeague