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UAAP: I don’t get paid to be just in the final 4, says Adamson’s Franz Pumaren

While Adamson head coach Franz Pumaren considered his three straight final 4 appearances an achievement, he revealed that he is frustrated with how the Soaring Falcons ended the season. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News Adamson head coach Franz Pumaren was disappointed ...

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Final Four starts

In a key battle between big men, Papi Sarr and the second-seeded Falcons will try to get past a huge hurdle in Bright Akhuetie and the third-ranked Maroons. —Sherwin Vardeleon Adamson has a twice-to-beat edge, a player who seems to ...

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UAAP final 4: Soaring Falcons out to spoil Fighting Maroons’ fairy tale season

Sean Manganti has been the biggest thorn on UP's side this year. Josh Albelda, ABS-CBN Sports. MANILA, Philippines—UAAP Season 81 will always be remembered as the year wherein University of the Philippines made it back to the final 4, after ...

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Tennis: Zverev defies boo-boys to stun Federer, sets up Djokovic final

Germany's Alexander Zverev celebrates after winning his semifinal match against Switzerland's Roger Federer. Andrew Couldridge, Action Images via Reuters LONDON — Alexander Zverev claimed one of most significant wins of his fledgling career as he beat Roger Federer to reach ...

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UP's Akhuetie not satisfied with UAAP Final 4: 'Our dream is a championship'

UP center Bright Akhuetie celebrates after scoring against La Salle. Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines – No matter what happens, UAAP Season 81 will already be one for the books for the University of the Philippines (UP) Fighting Maroons. For ...

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Bonfire! UP Maroons end 2 decades of Final 4 absence

Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.net Two decades of an agonizing wait—including stretches where a single win in the season was cause for celebration—came to an emphatic, emotional end Wednesday evening. Light your bonfire, University of the Philippines. ADVERTISEMENT It means something ...

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Senate approves Rice Tariffication Bill on final reading

MANILA – The Senate approved the Rice Tariffication Bill on third and final reading on Wednesday.  Voting 14-0, the Senate passed the bill seeking to replace the present quotas on rice importation with rice tariffs instead.  President Rodrigo Duterte has ...

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THROWBACK: The last time the UP Fighting Maroons entered the UAAP Final 4

The UP Fighting Maroons that made it to the UAAP men's basketball Final 4 in 1997. Photo courtesy of Tessa Jasmines MANILA — Since its monumental UAAP title win in 1986, the University of the Philippines (UP) Fighting Maroons had ...

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UAAP: Ateneo warms up for Final 4 by crushing UST

William Navarro led Ateneo to a 40-point win over UST. Arvin Lim, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines — (UPDATED) Ateneo de Manila University wrapped up its elimination round schedule with a comfortable 102-62 victory over University of Santo Tomas (UST) on ...

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UAAP: UP, La Salle in crucial clash for Final 4 berth

Bright Akhuetie and the UP Fighting Maroons can clinch their first Final 4 berth in 21 years if they beat La Salle. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines – The third spot in the UAAP Season 81 Final 4 will ...

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