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Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return

Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Forty-year-old Manny Pacquiao stepped into a boxing ring in Las Vegas for the first time in nearly three years. In his return, however, he showcased a vintage performance. Pacquiao successfully retained his World Boxing Association welterweight championship with a brilliant victory … Continue reading

Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee is on track – Chairman Ramirez
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Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee is on track – Chairman Ramirez

Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee is on track – Chairman Ramirez By Joash David Ricanor Philippine Sports Commission Chairman William Ramirez assures the public that the 2019 Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (PHISGOC) where he shares vice chairmanship with Philippine Olympic Committee President Ricky Vargas is “on track, we are doing fine.” Ramirez made this … Continue reading

Pacquiao ‘displayed his vintage form’ in fight vs. Broner: Palace
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Pacquiao ‘displayed his vintage form’ in fight vs. Broner: Palace

Pacquiao ‘displayed his vintage form’ in fight vs. Broner: Palace By Azer Parrocha   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Malacañang congratulated boxer-senator Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao for defending his World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight title after a unanimous decision win over Adrien Broner at MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas on Sunday (Manila time). Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo made this remark after … Continue reading

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IOC marks International Day of Sport for Development and Peace

IOC MARKS INTERNATIONAL DAY OF SPORT FOR DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE WITH MESSAGE OF BRIDGE-BUILDING AND RECONCILIATION AS THE UNITED NATIONS CELEBRATES TODAY, 6 APRIL, THE INTERNATIONAL DAY OF SPORT FOR DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE (IDSDP), THE INTERNATIONAL OLYMPIC COMMITTEE (IOC) WELCOMES THE DAY WITH ITS OWN MESSAGE OF HOW SPORT CAN HELP TO BUILD BRIDGES AND PROMOTE RECONCILIATION … Continue reading