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Asian MMA star slams 'shocking' Las Vegas brawl

This handout from Zuffa LLC via Getty Images taken on February 3, 2017 and released on October 16, 2018 shows Chan Sung-jung of South Korea posing on the scale during the UFC Fight Night weigh-in in Houston, Texas. Jeff Bottari, ...

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SLIDESHOW: Pinoys leave record-shattering mark in Asian Para Games

Ten-8-11. That's the number of gold, silver and bronze medals the Philippines won in the just concluded 2018 Asian Para Games in Jakarta, a number the blew its past results out of the water. The Philippines hadn't won this many ...

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Survey: Asian American voters lean Democratic, fired up for midterms

WASHINGTON, DC – Among Asian American voters, the Democratic Party holds a sizable advantage on most issues, with the greatest gaps found on the environment, racial discrimination, health care, and gun control, while the Republican Party fares stronger on issues like ...

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Football: AFC allows fourth substitution in extra-time at 2019 Asian Cup

Teams will be allowed to make a fourth substitution if their matches go into extra-time during next year's Asian Cup finals, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said on Friday. Football's lawmaking body, International Football Association Board (IFAB), earlier this year ...

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IMF warns trade friction, market turmoil to hurt Asian growth

Southeast Asian leaders pose for family photo during ASEAN Leaders Gathering on the sidelines of International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meeting 2018 in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia, October 11, 2018. (L-R) Cambodia's Prime Minister Hun Sen, Brunei Sultan ...

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Asian Para Games: Swimmer Ernie Gawilan, Team PH extend record medal haul

A bronze medal by Adeline Ancheta-Dumapong on Thursday extended the Philippines' historic medal haul in the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. Ancheta-Dumapong, who won bronze in the 2000 Paralympics in Australia, the first ever Filipina to finish at the ...

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Southeast Asian leaders affirm free trade goals

Southeast Asian leaders pose for family photo during ASEAN Leaders Gathering ont the sidelines of International Monetary Fund and World Bank Annual Meeting 2018 in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia on Oct. 11, 2018. AP NUSA DUA, Indonesia — Leaders of ...

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Asian Para Games: Josephine Medina cops silver in table tennis

Filipina bet Josephine Medina. Richard Kalocsai via the ITTF.com Josephine Medina of the Philippines won a silver medal in the Asian Para Games table tennis competition. Medina, a bronze winner in the 2016 Paralympics, settled for second place in Jakarta after ...

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Kim Ian Chi wins PH’s 2nd gold in Asian Para Games

Bowler Kim Ian Chi delivered the Philippines’ second gold medal in the Asian Para Games after topping the Mixed Singles TPB10 event Monday at Jaya Ancol Bowling Centre in Jakarta, Indonesia. The 39-year-old tallied an average score of 231.30 to ...

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Swimmer produces PH's first gold in Asian Para Games

Philippines' Ernie Gawilan (R) during the Paralympic Games, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, in 2016. Simon Bruty for OIS/IOC via AFP. (UPDATED) Para swimmer Ernie Gawilan made history for the Philippines on Sunday night in Jakarta, as he delivered the ...

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