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Palace runs out of awards for Pacquiao?

By Willard Cheng, ABS-CBN News – Looks like Malacañang is running out of awards to give to newly crowned World Boxing Council (WBC) super welterweight king Manny Pacquiao.

Pacquiao outclasses Margarito to claim eighth world title

By Mark Lamport-Stokes ARLINGTON, Texas | Sun Nov 14, 2010 1:14am EST (Reuters) – Manny Pacquiao cemented his place in the pantheon of boxing greats by recording an unanimous points victory over Antonio Margarito on Saturday to claim the vacant WBC super welterweight title. The 31-year-old southpaw dominated all Read more »

Del Rosario RP's 1st world jetski champion

By KY/Rey Joble – This one’s for the books. Filipino jetski rider Paul del Rosario became the first Pinoy world champion, this after ruling the recent 2010 QuakySense-IJSBA World Finals in Lake Havasu City, Arizona .

NBA legends, PBA stars ready to give fans a treat

Ever imagine five-time NBA All-Star Chris Webber playing side by side at the post with two of the greatest big men in PBA history in Alvin Patrimonio and Benjie Paras?

126 athletes approved to compete for Asian Games

A total of 126 Filipino athletes were approved by the Philippine Olympic Committee to compete in the coming 16th Asian Games in Guangzhou, China.

Wesley So grabs solo lead in Swiss chess tourney

By Marlon Bernardino – Grandmaster (GM) Wesley So of the Philippines defeated Israeli GM Maxim Rodshtein to grab the solo leadership board after the 3rd round of the 43rd Biel International Chess Festival Young Grandmasters tournament.