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Lawmakers to honor Gilas Pilipinas

Neophyte senator Sonny Angara filed a resolution to commend the effort of Gilas Pilipinas team in bringing back a Philippine team to the World Basketball Championship in Madrid, Spain after a heartbreaking win against Iran in the just concluded 27th FIBA Asia Bastketball tournament. … Read entire article »

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Gilas Pilipinas makes it to the World Basketball in Madrid!

After 35 years …The long wait is over! … Read entire article »

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Gilas Pilipinas in the Semis

Gilas Pilipinas defeated Kazakhastan in what to be the road to a hopeful finals spot of the on going FIBA Asia Championship. The Philippine team won a convincing 88-58 over Kazakhstan and a win away to take a place in the next year’s World Cup of Basketball. Shooting guard Gary David led Gilas to an early 19 point deficit, 32-13 and ending top in the score board with 22 points including 6 triples. When Kazakhastan cut the lead to 6, David did not failed to rally back with shots after shots until it pulled away until the last quarter. … Read entire article »

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Pacquiao vs Marquez : ROUND 4!

It is still an unfinished business between the Filipino boxing hero Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacuiao and Mexican slugger Juan Miguel ‘Dinamita’ Marquez and it needs a fourth meeting to settle who is the real pound for pound king. Their meeting will happen on December 8 at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas and after eight years, history will happen between the two gladiators and both fighters promise a knock out match that will finish this 8-year-long rivalry. … Read entire article »

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The 2012 Jones Cup goes to Smart Gilas

Smart Gilas II won the epic match with the team from the United States in this year’s William Jones Cup in TPEC Gymnasium in Taipei, Taiwan. L.A. Tenorio played one of the best games of his career that brought the national team to a 76-75 victory against the NBA hopefuls. … Read entire article »

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Pacquiao’s son’s special request : FIGHT MAYWEATHER THEN RETIRE!

Let this one happen once and for all …. a Manny Pacquiao – Floyd Mayweather Jr. in 2012. … Read entire article »

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Dela Hoya Laments Pacquiao

Retired former boxing champ now boxing promoter Oscar de la Hoya feels sorry for Filipino champ Manny Paquiao for the failure to get a dream match with American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. Dela Hoya tweeted that he may lost to Pacquiao in 2008 but feel sorry and wishes him in his  career and future plans in boxing and life in general. Pacquiao has announced he wants Mayweather provided he gets an equal share in fight revenues. But Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum reasoned that the fight won’t be possible until late May, citing the need to construct a temporary stadium. … Read entire article »

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Adizero Rose 2.5 Has Arrived

Adidas just unveiled their fourth signature shoes of Chicago Bulls star and MVP Derrick Rose: The Adizero Rose 2.5! Adizero Rose 2.5 is the lightest of all signature basketball shoe the MVP has worn. It weighs only 11 ounces! … Read entire article »

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Gisele Bundchen Defends Her Man

After the New England Patriots lost to New York Giants in Superbowl XLVI, Gisele Bunchen, the Patriots’ quarterback Tom Brady’s wife, was heard unexpected remarks against her husband’s teammates. The world’s most famous supermodel was heard following the Giants 21-17 upset of the Patriots, while waiting for an elevator at the Lucas Oil Stadium ‘ You have to catch the ball when you’re supposed to catch the ball. My husband cannot throw the ball and catch the ball at the same time. I can’t believe they dropped the ball so many times.” She said this while the fans became so rudely heckling her about Brady’s performance but initially, she was just smiling at them in return even ignoring them until, she let her guard down to defend her man. Pats receivers Wes Welker, … Read entire article »

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Nonito Donaire fights Wilfredo Vasquez live stream via HBO Boxing

The three-division world champion and the reigning WBC Bantamweight Champion, Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire finally gets a good match when he decided to fight the Puerto Rican, Wilfredo Vasquez in the 122 pound division. If I can remember it right from the news a couple of days ago before the fight, Donaire went in toe to toe with removing each other’s hat and bonnet just to take the fight in to a psychological warfare (see photo beside). In line to this much awaited boxing match for bantamweights (as mentioned above), HBO has also lined up another exciting boxing match between Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. and Marco Antonio Rubio who will be fighting for the middleweight championshp belt making this fight a double header special. … Read entire article »

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