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MMA: Banario says he needed to fight smart vs Pang

Honorio Banario (right) racks his fifth straight win at Adrian Pang’s expense. Handout photo Team Lakay’s Honorio Banario said he only did what he had to in order to defeat Australian bruiser Adrian Pang in their lightweight bout in ONE: ...

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Analysts: Donaire the underdog in Frampton fight

MANILA, Philippines – Boxing analysts have declared Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire to be the definitive underdog in his upcoming showdown against Ireland’s Carl Frampton on Saturday in Belfast (early Sunday morning in Manila). Donaire and Frampton are battling for ...

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MMA: Ring fight could give edge to Belingon

Kevin Belingon and Andrew Leone face off at the ONE: Heroes of Honor press conference Tuesday at the City of Dreams Manila. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA — Filipino bantamweight Kevin Belingon has no qualms about banging it out with ...

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Pacquiao says no decision yet on trainer for Matthysse fight

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxer and Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao on Monday denied that he has terminated his partnership with longtime trainer Freddie Roach. Roach said in a statement last week that their 15-year partnership had come to an end, ...

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Pinoy fighter gets $100,000, fight contract in ONE Warrior Series

Aside from being $ 100,000 richer, Rocky Bactol now has the chance to prove himself in the ONE Championship cage. Handout photo A Bangkok-based Filipino was among the three fighters who topped Rich Franklin’s “ONE Warrior” reality series, pocketing $ ...

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Who will train Pacquiao for Matthysse fight?

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has yet to decide who will be in his corner when he challenges Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse for the WBA welterweight belt on July 15. This, according to the boxer’s longtime manager, Michael ...

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No bad blood, as Pacquiao invites Arum to watch Lucas Matthysse fight

To prove he remains in good terms with his former promoter, Manny Pacquiao has extended an invitation to Bob Arum to attend his fight against world-welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse. “He (Arum) is invited and there’s no problem,” Pacquiao said in ...

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Google employees organize to fight cyber bullying at work

Silhouettes of mobile users are seen next to a screen projection of Google logo in this picture illustration taken March 28, 2018. Dado Ruvic/Illustration/REUTERS SAN FRANCISCO – About 100 Google US employees concerned about cyber bullying inside the company have ...

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Hi-tech conservationists fight Indonesia wildlife crime

Conservationists are using a slew of new gadgets to protect Indonesia’s wildlife. Image: Handout – International Animal Rescue Indonesia/AFP From cutting-edge DNA barcoding to smartphone apps that can identify illegal wildlife sales, conservationists are turning to hi-tech tools in their ...

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Dela Hoya says looming Pacquiao-Matthyse bout ‘fight of year candidate’

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