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OFWs in Hong Kong go all out in support of ‘Laban ng Lahi 2017’

Hong Kong-based overseas Filipino workers (OFWs) are going all-out in showing their support for the first-ever “Laban ng Lahi” global team marathon challenge, whose international qualifying tournament is set for October 29, 2017. Throngs of OFWs participated during the formal launching of the event last

Tumbang Preso: “Knock Down the Opponent”

The Philippines is known for many things. The abundance of it can range from cuisine, magnificent locations around the country, historical events, and even their numerous items of clothing. For the latter, the one clothing that never goes out of style is footwear; and with

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‘Laban ng Lahi’ 2017 nationwide qualifying tournament set for August 27

A nationwide qualifying tournament for the highly-anticipated ‘Laban ng Lahi’ 2017 18-kilometer international marathon challenge is set to be held this August 27, Sunday. Participating teams in the qualifying tournament will have to go through a rigorous 10-kilometer run. This will be conducted simultaneously in

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Why do Filipinos play basketball in tsinelas?

When it comes to the world of sports especially in the Philippines, basketball will always remain one of the top choices of every aspiring athlete. Not only does this sport open up a lot of opportunities for each player, but they instill in each and

Pacquiao-Horn rematch

Manny Pacquiao: From national hero to polarizing politician

Earlier today, Jeffrey Horn of Australia shocked the boxing world by defeating eight-division world champion and Philippine Senator Manny Pacquiao via unanimous decision,  117-111, 115-113, and 115-113. Some analysts are claiming that Pacquiao was robbed of the victory, and that perhaps a rematch is necessary

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‘Laban ng Lahi’ 2017: A marathon with a purpose

An international marathon challenge that aims to promote national unity is scheduled to be held beginning this September 10 at Barangay La Union in Cabadbaran City, Agusan del Norte. The major sporting event offers not only big cash prizes for winning teams but also development projects

UP Pep Squad 2016 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

Powerhouse UP Pep Squad snubs 2016 UAAP Cheerdance Competition

The University of the Philippines (UP) Pep Squad, a perennial powerhouse in the annual UAAP cheerdance competition, will not take part in the event this year. In a statement, the UP Pep Squad explained that this is due to lingering issues from last year’s contest,