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PBA bubble MVP revealed Sunday night

By JONAS TERRADO The spotlight will shine brightly on the one who gets to be named the Best Player of the Conference Sunday  when the PBA holds its virtual Awards Night to honor the top performers of the recent Philippine Cup bubble. The announcement of the BPC which some describes as the bubble MVP caps […]

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Pool legend Efren ‘Bata’ Reyes  alive, well

By WAYLON GALVEZ Filipino pool legend Efren “Bata” Reyes is alive and well. And he is not dead. The 66-year-old world champion laughed the “fake news” of his death when his daughter Chelo Reyes posted on Facebook a video of the pool artist known as the “Magician.” “Okay lang ako,” Reyes, who was all smiles […]

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Young artist dedicates artwork to billiards legend ‘Bata’ Reyes

By CARLO ANOLIN It took three months of hard work and dedication for young artist John Marko David Dadulo to finish one of his masterpieces dedicated to a long-time sports idol. Both Dadulo and no less than Filipino billiards legend Efren “Bata” Reyes were all smiles during a short meeting last Thursday for the turnover […]

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Better to scrap Tokyo Olympics, prepare for Paris 2024, says PSC chief

By CARLO ANOLIN         Is it better to scrap the Tokyo Olympics for good? If Philippine Sports Commission chairman Butch Ramirez could have his way, he would rather choose to forfeit the Tokyo Games than risk the health and safety of the Filipino athletes amid the coronavirus pandemic. The PSC chief told Manila […]

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Anything can happen with Tokyo Olympics – Japan minister

          TOKYO (AFP) – A Japanese cabinet minister admitted Friday that “anything can happen” with the coronavirus-postponed Tokyo Olympics, becoming the first senior official to concede uncertainty about the Games as Japan and other countries battle a surge in cases. Taro Kono, minister for administrative and regulatory reform, did not rule […]

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Boxers first Pinoy hopefuls to enter ‘Calambubble’

      By JEREMIAH SEVILLA     World champion Nesthy Petecio and two fellow boxers were the first athletes to enter the training bubble among Tokyo Olympics aspirants which formally started on Friday at the Inspire Sports Academy in Calamba, Laguna. Petecio, the gold winner in the featherweight division of the 2019 AIBA Women’s […]

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