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22 Jun 2016
Immediately after crowning himself the world flyweight crown via a seventh-round stoppage of defending champion Jimmy Wilde of Wales, Pancho Villa, who thus emerged the first Filipino and Asian to b
JUNE 18, 1923: PANCHO VILLA BECOMES ASIA'S FIRST WORLD CHAMPION
18 Jun 2016
On this day in 1923, a bantam-sized but fast, two-fisted Filipino fighter gifted the Philippines, and Asia, for that matter, their first world boxing champion.
Pancho Villa, then only 22, knocked out cold Jimmy Wi
Sports sa Pilipinas, nasa maling mga kamay
17 Jun 2016
"Saan patungo ang Isports-Pilipinas? Mayroon bang mapa na sinusundan ang mga naglalakbay? Anong hakbang ang inihahain ng mga namumuno at nais mamuno sa ating Bansa? Anong gabay ang maibibigay ng kung sino man ang ituturing na mamamahala sa Isports-Pilipinas?"
Ang mg katanungang ito ay buhat ka
ALI'S GREATNESS HEAVILY FELT IN THE PHILIPPINES
14 Jun 2016
Three-time world heavyweight champion Muhammad Ali's life on earth turned a complete circle Friday (Saturday in Manila), the day his remains were laid to rest in Louisville, Kentucky where he, too started his boxing c
PACQUIAO, PINOYS CHEER FOR GOLDEN STATE WARRIORS
04 Jun 2016
The one big reason why Filipinos liked Golden State to win last year's NBA championship was because the Warriors represented an area with the biggest number of basketball-crazy Filipinos in the United States.
RAIN OR SHINE TO RETAIN CHAMPIONSHIP TEAM INTACT
30 May 2016
Perseverance, patience and prayers. These, according to Rain Or Shine coach Yeng Guiao, are qualities that made his Elasto Painters end a long, four-year exercise in futility and spelled their second championship in t
Former Senator Lorenzo Taņada Marks 24th Death Anniversary
29 May 2016
Yesterday marked the 24th death anniversary of former Senator Loreno Tanada, acknowledged as the longest-serving member of the Upper House (24 years from 1947 to 1971).
Not known to many, Senator "Tanny" as he was p
PEOPLE'S PULSE PERSUADED PACQUIAO NOT TO FIGHT IN THE RIO OLYMPICS
27 May 2016
No, Filipino ring icon Manny Paquiao won't be seeing action in the coming 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games this August 5-16 in Brazil.
Citing he's abiding by the decision of his countrymen expressed in he recently-concluded
SPORTSMEN IN THE PHILIPPINE SENATE
22 May 2016
First it was football great Lorenzo Tanada, a mainstay of two Philippine teams in the now-defunct Far Eastern Games, precursor of the now Asian Games, who, upon retirement from the sport he loved, was to become a senator.
DUTERTE 'COVER BOY' NG TIME MAGAZINE
18 May 2016
Hindi pa man nakakapanumpa bilang Pangulo ng bansa ay nakamit na ni Davao City Mayor Rodrigo "Digong" Duterte ang karangalang maging "Cover Boy" ng prestihiyosong TIME MAGAZINE. Itinampok si Pangulong Digong sa isyu ng nasabing