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Fight of century becomes fight in court as fans sue Pacquiao

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LAS VEGAS -- Boxing fans across the country or at least their lawyers are calling the hyped-up fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. a fraud. They want their money back, and then some.

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Fil-Am Clarkson displays skills in NBA Summer League

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SAN FRANCISCO, California -- Filipino-American point guard Jordan Clarkson is playing well in the ongoing NBA summer league, displaying hoop skills, agility and determination that may earn the 22-year-old rookie a place in the rebuilding Los Angeles’ Lakers rotation.

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BMX rider Caluag PSA Athlete of the Year

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MANILA -- The saving grace of the country’s Asian Games campaign last year is getting another accolade for his golden performance in Incheon, South Korea.

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Sharapova adds oomph to Manila Mavericks

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MANILA --  Five-time grand slam winner Maria Sharapova has been named as member of the Manila Mavericks, one of four teams that make up the pioneering International Premier Tennis League which kicks off on Nov. 28 at Smart Araneta Coliseum.

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UFC fight night set comes to Manila May 16

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SAN FRANCISCO -- The UFC’s long-awaited debut in the Philippines will take place on Saturday, May 16, at Manila’s SM Mall of Asia Arena.

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Circle Christian's Timothy Colanta has wide range of interests beyond golf course

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Facing a pressure shot, Circle Christian golfer Timothy Colanta remains calm.Approaching his ball, he breaks into song - well, a quiet hum - to settle his nerves. The song he chooses isn't something many golfers would pick. His song of choice: the third movement of Vivaldi's Concerto in A minor. It is a favorite piece to play on his violin.

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Australia bars ‘ex-convict’ Floyd Mayweather Jr.

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There are some things “Money” can’t buy.

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Scientists explain stress-heart attack link

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PARIS -- Scientists said Sunday, June 22 they may have unraveled how chronic stress leads to heart attack and stroke: triggering overproduction of disease-fighting white blood cells which can be harmful in excess.

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Lee’s clutch free throws lift Gilas over China for bronze medal

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MANILA -- Cool, calm and collected, Paul Lee swished three free throws with no time left and the bronze medal on the line before a stunned hostile crowd like pressure didn’t exist.

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NBA’s Kevin Love spends meaningful time with Manila kids, orphans

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MANILA -- While the rest of the world was busy speculating where he’s headed next, NBA star Kevin Love spent his Friday (June 20) morning doing something meaningful.

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