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Filipino campaigners, from left front row: Joseph Gadiana, Vina Marie Ignacio-Rivera, Alileah Dulce Amor Perez and Roderick Rivera.  Back row: Joel Lacsamana, June Ninobla Galilee Tinaya, Raul Samson (team leader), Renan Desaluna, Arnold Valenzuela and Jan Joseph Hernandez.

PH jins vie in Malaysia tourney

Carrying the colors of SMART/MVP Sports Foundaton, a 17-man Philippine taekwondo team bids for more international honors when it competes in the 2018 Asia Pacific…

Asian Games gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz, left, and NBA player Jordan Clarkson. (Waylon Galvez)

Diaz hopes to inspire other Filipino athletes

by Waylon Galvez JAKARTA, Indonesia — A day after winning the gold medal, weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz turned into the No. 1 cheerleader of Team Philippines…

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Asian Games 2018: Clarkson tries out 6 Barongs

JAKARTA — An Asian Games Johnny-come-lately, Filipino-American basketball player Jordan Clarkson will be trying out six new Barong Tagalogs to fit his size as he…

WBA welterweight champion and Senator Manny Pacquiao, center, is flanked by Rep. Mikee Romero, 2nd right, and AirAsia boss Tony Fernandes, 2nd left, during the victory party Sunday in Kuala Lumpur. Also shown are Rep. Erick Pineda and promoter Arnold Vegafria, right.

Athletes can learn from Pacquiao – Mikee

Filipino athletes can produce better results in major international competitions if only they train with the passion of boxing icon Manny Pacquiao. (more…)