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Teen prodigy Kai Sotto and in-form University of the Philippine stars Kobe Paras and Ricci Rivero are among eight standouts from the amateur ranks included in the Gilas Pilipinas pool for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) president Al ...
 
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Kobe Paras had a winning UAAP debut.
THE long wait was worth it for Kobe Paras as he finally made his debut for the University of the Philippines on Sunday in its 83-82 overtime thriller over Adamson."I’m really happy," said Paras, who missed UP's first two games owing to ...
 
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Barely a day after the national team's arrival from a Fiba World Cup campaign.
Yeng Guiao has stepped down as head coach of Gilas Pilipinas, barely a day after the national team's arrival from a Fiba World Cup campaign that saw it lose all five games, most of them in lopsided fashion.Guiao, 60, apologized for the 32nd-place ...
 
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These up-and-comers are proving Filipinos are worthy of the international sports arena.
From Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz to boxing legend Manny Pacquiao, the Philippines has produced a fair amount of outstanding Filipino athletes throughout the century, and that number keeps on growing. The last few years have seen a rise in groundbreaking local sportsmen and women who ...
 
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Have you heard and seen the official theme song of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games?
"We Win As One" is a collaborative effort by three internationally acclaimed Filipino artists: Tony awardee Lea Salonga, National Artist for Music Ryan Cayabyab, and Palanca award-winning writer and director Floy Quintos.The anthem for the 30th edition of the biennial multi-sport event, ...
 
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For those who live a life of true luxury, standard-issue sporting goods just aren’t going to cut it. May we suggest: a rugby ball by Louis Vuitton, a bicycle from Balenciaga, a Tiffany and Co. golf putter, and other athletic items that will put your workout on another level.
With the fitness and athleisure trends taking over the world, it’s no longer surprising to see people spending six figures on limited-edition sneaks or putting down some serious cash on sweats to wear to the gym. But for those who truly want ...
 
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Hado Pilipinas’ cutting-edge augmented reality dodgeball is the Philippines’ newest sport.
Think of Hado Pilipinas as a cross between dodgeball and augmented reality, but with energy-ball hurling, Son Goku-esque superpowers and the capacity to conjure shields.Watch how Hado looks in actual gameplay: It’s a fast-paced, adrenaline-pumping, sweat-inducing cardio exercise that requires real strategy to ...
 
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Filipinos are among the world's slowest runners: Study
Data shows a global decrease in running performance with the average time for finishing races slowing down by almost 40 minutes since 1986. Men across all age groups are running slower than ever before, and it’s a 40-year trend that began in 1986. ...
 
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He will finally be inducted as an Icon player, EA Sports announced today.
Everyone's favorite head-butting hero is finally taking the cover of FIFA. French football star Zinedine Zidane will join the upcoming FIFA 20 Ultimate Edition cover line-up and be inducted as an Icon player, alongside Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba, Ian Wright, and Ronald Koeman. Players have long ...
 
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The Philippine team will wear modernized barongs.
Just a few months before the official start of the 30th Southeast Asian Games, local designer Francis Libiran reveals his sketches for the local team's official parade uniform. This uniform will be the Philippine team's attire at the opening of the games."Depicting ...
 
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From Adidas to Underarmour, here are the best activewear brands in the world.
Dressing for success applies to more than the workplace. Studies have shown what you wear to play a sport or workout has a big outward effect on your performance. With that in mind, it's always good to know which brands make some of the ...
 
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See old WrestleMania photos of feather boas, Stone Cold Stunners, and at least one future president.
Football fanatics have the Super Bowl. Tennis lovers have Wimbledon. And fans of the high-flying, chair-throwing, hyper-masculine soap opera that is professional wrestling know there's only one Granddaddy of 'Em All: WrestleMania. The main event of main events has played host to ...
 
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Your favorite wrestling superstars will beat each other up in the Philippines in September.
World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) is coming back to Manila for the first time in three years on September 20, 2019. WWE Live Manila will be headlined by professional wrestling superstars such as Roman Reigns, Kofi Kingston, Charlotte Flair, Finn Bálor, Asuka, Elias, ...
 
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Basketball is king.
The Philippines again cemented its status as one of the most hoops-crazy nations on the planet, posting a marked multi-platform uptick in NBA consumption for the 2018-19 season, according to NBA Philippines."The NBA's remarkable growth in the Philippines speaks to the league's ...
 
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After 7 years, the Philippine Volcanoes return as Champions in the 2019 Asia Rugby Division 1.
In a feat that hasn’t been seen since 2012, the Philippine Volcanoes clinched the Championship in the 2019 Asia Rugby Division 1 on Saturday, June 1.The Volcanoes faced two of its toughest opponents to clinch the title, defeating number 1 seed Sri ...
 
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Basketball legend Robert Jaworski gives us a few tips on being a team player on the court and in life.
It is always great to be a part of history, particularly when you are with a team that is now celebrating 40 years. I feel we have become part of our country’s history and memories, where we have always given people that ...
 
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Christopher Remkes' story is a source of inspiration for us all.
Christopher Remkes won the gold for men’s vault at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. The Filipino native made history by scoring 14.766 and 14.866, ending a 24-year dry spell for Australia.Once an orphan, Remkes credited his adoptive parents for his success during his ...
 
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Woods picked up his fifth Green Jacket Sunday, holding out a leaderboard filled with the best golfers in the sport.
It's the ending a whole generation of golf fans has waited more than a decade for. On Sunday, Tiger Woods, perhaps the greatest to ever play the game, won his fifth green jacket, and he did it in a way he never ...
 
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Here's everything you need to know about March Madness's most exciting player.
If you’ve only heard a single word about US college basketball this year, there is no doubt that word is "Zion." That would be Duke freshman Zion Williamson, who heads to the NCAA Men’s Tournament Sweet Sixteen on Friday, having already put ...
 
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The Rock paid tribute to the greats that paved the way and inspired him to become the “most electrifying man of all of entertainment.”
WWE celebrated the 17th birthday of WrestleMania X8 last Sunday, March 17. That also means that it’s been 17 years since the Icon vs Icon match took place between Hulk Hogan and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Do you guys realize how old ...
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