PH bet wins Miss Tourism International

PH bet wins Miss Tourism International.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource: cnnphilippines cnnphilippinesDec 9th, 2017

PH bet Jannie Alipo-on wins Miss Tourism International 2017

PH bet Jannie Alipo-on wins Miss Tourism International 2017.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

IN PHOTOS: Philippines wins Miss Tourism International 2017

MANILA, Philippines — Miss Philippines Jannie Loudette Alipo-on has been crowned as Miss Tourism International 2017 on Wednesday in Malaysia......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

PH's Janela Joy Cuaton wins 1st runner-up in Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2016

PH's Janela Joy Cuaton wins 1st runner-up in Miss Tourism Metropolitan International 2016.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 19th, 2016

Filipina wins Miss Eco International contest

Cythia Thomalla was chosen to represent the Philippines after she won the Miss Eco Philippines title at the Miss World Philippines pageant last year........»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 1st, 2018

Cynthia Thomalla wins Miss Eco International 2018

Cynthia Thomalla wins Miss Eco International 2018.....»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

Experts’ Eye: Donaire vs. Frampton - Part 2: More To Gain, More to Lose

With just a few days to go before the highly-anticipated showdown between four-division world champion Nonito Donaire Jr. and two-division world champion Carl Frampton for the WBO Interim Featherweight World Championship, it’s time to see what the experts have to say about this upcoming matchup. We asked three boxing experts for their two cents on the upcoming featherweight clash between Donaire Jr. and Frampton: Nigel Collins - Boxing Writer for ESPN, former Editor-in-Chief for Ring Magazine, International Boxing Hall of Famer Brian Campbell - Combat Sports Writer for CBS Sports. Former host and writer for ESPN and Grantland. Atty. Ed Tolentino - Veteran Philippine sportswriter and boxing analyst for ABS-CBN Sports.   In this second installment, we ask who’s got more to gain from capturing the WBO Interim Featherweight World Championship, Nonito Donaire Jr. or Carl Frampton?  — — Nigel Collins Winning the WBO interim featherweight title would put Donaire in line for a shot at WBO 126-pound titleholder Oscar Valdez. The same is true for Frampton, but at this stage of his career he could bounce back from a loss easier than Donaire. On the other hand, if Frampton loses in a definitive manner on his home turf, it would be such a massive blow to his career he might seriously consider retiring from the ring.   Brian Campbell Between the two, Donaire has more to gain from this fight even if you remove the interim title from the equation. While Donaire has never quite had a bad enough losing skid where the topic of retirement was ever seriously broached, he remains firmly in the twilight of what has been a great professional career. A victory of this caliber over a prime fighter the talent and name value of Frampton would be a major feather in Donaire's cap, and would instantly catapult him back into the fray as one of the top 126-pound fighters in the world. The fight also has large value for Frampton but it has more to do with getting Donaire's name as a victory on his record and building toward a fight against the very best in the division. This fight represents a stepping stone for Frampton where as for Donaire, it could be his final shot at a fight this important.    Atty. Ed Tolentino Winning the interim belt  will provide the winner with a shot at the regular title held by Oscar Valdez. In fact, if Valdez moves up in weight or gives up the crown, the interim champ will be promoted to regular world champ. Right now, Frampton has more to gain if he wins because at his age, he still has plenty of fighting years left. Donaire, at 35, is looking to simply extend his career with a win. For Donaire, every fight could be his last fight. For Frampton, Donaire is just a ticket towards a return to the featherweight throne which he once held. — —   In Part One, all three of our experts were unanimous in saying that the younger, more aggressive Carl Frampton is the favorite over Nonito Donaire Jr. This time around, we see a bit of differing opinions, with Nigel Collins and Brian Campbell saying that a WBO Interim Featherweight World Title win would do a lot more for Donaire. Understandably so.   If Donaire can manage a win over a guy who’s in the upper half of the division in terms of rankings, aside from becoming the WBO’s Interim 126-pound champ, it also significantly raises Donaire’s place in the rankings as well. Atty. Ed Tolentino on the other hand argues that while beating Frampton will do Donaire a lot of good, it doesn’t change the fact that ‘The Filipino Flash’ is on the tail end of his illustrious career. Collins however adds that a loss to Donaire could ultimately force Frampton into retirement. — — Donaire or Frampton? Who’s got more to gain? Be sure you don’t miss out on this massive featherweight matchup! Watch on Sunday, April 22nd, 6:30 PM on ABS-CBN S+A channel 23! You can also catch the fight LIVE on Sunday, April 22nd, 2:30 AM on SKY Sports Pay-Per-View for only P199! Watch out for more Experts’ Eye soon!.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 17th, 2018

Warriors face different challenges ahead of Xmas Finals rematch

The defending champions Golden State Warriors will face off against their Finals foes from the last three seasons once again on Christmas day (Dec. 26, PHL time). And while the Dubs roster is quite similar to the one they used to hoist the Larry O'Brien trophy back in June, circumstances will be quite different when these two teams clash for the first time this season. The biggest difference will be health. Stephen Curry will likely miss the game due to an ankle sprain, and the team is still waiting on the status of starting center Zaza Pachulia (sore shoulder), and back-up point guard, Shaun Livingston (sore knee). "We're a little banged-up right now, in terms of health," veteran Warriors big man David West admitted in a teleconference with international media. "But guys are going, guys are developing. Guys who probably wouldn't be playing as much right now are playing because of the injuries, but it's going to help us in the long-run. "We went through a similar stretch like this last year when KD [Kevin Durant] went down, and I thought we were better for it. I think we're on that same trail in terms of our team just growing and getting better, figuring out what lineups work, and who works well together." The Warriors are riding an 11-game win streak into Saturday's (Sunday, PHL time) game against the Denver Nuggets, which serves as their warm-up to the Finals rematch. Racking up that number of wins seems like standard territory for Golden State, but the fact that they've been unbeaten this long without the aforementioned trio, plus Draymond Green and Andre Iguodala, whom they just got back in Friday's (Saturday, PHL time) win versus the LA Lakers, says a lot about the team's depth. While players like rookie Jordan Bell and offseason signing Omri Casspi have steppe up their game, a big reason for their success has been Kevin Durant, who's taken on the lead scoring chores in Curry's absence. The reigning Finals MVP is much more comfortable now in The Bay, and that could help decide this Christmas tiff. "Last year I think we were still trying to figure things out with integrating Kevin [Durant] and the new people that we had," West points out. "I think this year we're probably a little bit more talented in who we are. We know exactly the way we need to play to be successful." While the Warriors would want to notch that "W", they know from last year that plenty can still happen between now and June, should the two squads face off again. "We had the experience last year where we lost [on Christmas Day at Cleveland] by just one point, but then we ended up winning the championship," recalls Zaza Pachulia. "This game doesn't kind of decide anything, but at the same time, of course we would love to win. We're going to do our best to win because it's for our confidence and it's for our fans and for our city, and again, understanding where we might face the same [team] in The Finals this year." As for specific tactics? According to West, their familiarity with the Cavs will be key. "We know they're going to be tough and aggressive defensively. The key for us is to make sure we don't turn the ball over. We have to make sure we're getting shot attempts and we're getting shots on goal and force them to defend us and defend our pace and our cuts, and hopefully we'll find ourselves in good shape." Of course, the Cavs had a little bit of an offseason roster shake-up, headlined by the exit of Kyrie Irving. There's also the slight chance that Isaiah Thomas, whom they acquired in that deal, could make his season debut against them. Still, the Warriors at least won't have to head to The Land to play their foes, unlike last year. "Well, the difference is being able to sleep in your own bed, being in the comfort of your own home compared to being in a hotel," Klay Thompson said. "Cleveland is a hostile place to play. They've got great fans. They don't like us very much. It makes it a lot of fun. But the difference is just being more comfortable in your home and with your family. "Your family is here and they're there to support you and open gifts and just great vibes all day.".....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsDec 23rd, 2017

PH bet Jannie Loudette Alipo-on crowned as Miss Tourism International

Mutya ng Pilipinas Jannie Loudette Alipo-on bested 49 other beauties in the 20th Miss Tourism International pageant held in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Wednesday night, Dec. 6. Read More........»»

Category: newsSource:  filipinoexpressRelated NewsDec 13th, 2017

Philippines bet is 2017-18 Miss Tourism Int’l

MANILA, Philippines — Mutya ng Pilipinas Jannie Loudette Vicencio Alipo-on (photo, left) was crowned 2017-2018 Miss Tourism International by outgoing titleho.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 9th, 2017

Jannie Alipo-on talks about lucky colors for winning Miss Tourism International 2017

MANILA, Philippines – When newly-crowned Miss Tourism International 2017/18 Jannie Loudette Alipo-on arrived at NAIA's Terminal 3 from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on Friday, December 8, she was a paragon of extreme happiness. She knew that coming home a winner from her mission brings a feeling of excitement, even more so ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsDec 8th, 2017

Pinay crowned Miss Tourism International 2017

2016 Mutya ng Resorts World Jannie Loudette Alipo-on is Miss Tourism International 2017! Congratulations! #RWManila Pinay crowned Miss Tourism International 2017 Philippine bet Jannie Loudette Alipo-on was crowned Miss Tourism International 2017 in Malaysia on Wednesday. Source link: Pinay crowned Miss Tourism International 2017.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 7th, 2017

PH bet Jannie Loudette Alipo-on crowned as Miss Tourism International

Mutya ng Pilipinas Jannie Loudette Alipo-on bested 49 other beauties in the 20th Miss Tourism International pageant held in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, Wednesday night. Alipo-on became the fourth Filipino winner in the Malaysia-based global tilt. Before leaving for her competition, Alipo-on told the Inquirer that she believed the Philippines was doing well in the Miss Tourism International pageant, and other beauty contests because of the "strong support system" back home. "The Filipinos are the best pageant fans and their enthusiasm helps boost our confidence and their prayers are, of course, the driving force for my journey here in Miss Tourism International," she said. Sh...Keep on reading: PH bet Jannie Loudette Alipo-on crowned as Miss Tourism International.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 6th, 2017

South Korean model wins Miss Supranational 2017

A 24-YEAR-OLD model from Seoul, South Korea was crowned this year’s Miss Supranational in Krynica Zdroj in Poland on Friday (Saturday, Manila time). Jenny Kim, who became the first Korean winner of the said major international pageant, bested 64 other contestants from different countries. She succeeded India’s Srinidhi Shetty. Tica Martinez of Colombia was named… link: South Korean model wins Miss Supranational 2017.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2017

Korea wins Miss Supranational 2017, Philippines in top 10

MANILA, Philippines — Jenny Kim of South Korea became the first Korean winner of a major international pageant, while Miss Philippines Chanel Olive Thomas la.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2017

Philippines wins Miss Asia Global 2017

MANILA, Philippines — The winning streak of Philippines in international pageants continued as Filipina bet to Miss Asia Global 2017 won the pageant title la.....»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 23rd, 2017

Winwyn Marquez Takes Home the Reina Hispanoamericana 2017 Crown

The Philippines wins two crowns in less than 24 hours. The first being Karen Ibasco as Miss Earth 2017and now Teresita Sssen "Winwyn" Marquez as the very first Filipino to join and win Reina Hispanoamericana 2017. This deserves a massive celebration! Winwyn bested 26 other contestants at the international beauty pageant held in Bolivia, and is the first Asian to actually take home the crown. As reported by Yass PH, Winwyn earned the right to represent the Philippines when she won the Reina Hispanoamericana Filipinas title last September. When she was asked during the Q&A portion on how she can promote Hispanic-American culture given the difficulty or barrier in language...Keep on reading: Winwyn Marquez Takes Home the Reina Hispanoamericana 2017 Crown.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 5th, 2017

Teo: Philippines not hosting Miss Universe pageant this year

MANILA, Philippines — Tourism chief Wanda Corazon Tulfo-Teo on Thursday announced that the Philippines will not host the international pageant, Miss Universe.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2017

DOT studies Miss Universe hosting anew in November

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Tourism said it is still reviewing the possible re-staging of the international pageant Miss Universe in the Philippi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 12th, 2017

Cleansing PNP is vital to the war on drugs

Kudos to the organizers (with special mention to Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo of the Department of Tourism) of the 65th Miss Universe Pageant for the successful hosting of this world renowned international beauty competition for once more putting the Philippines in the world map......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 30th, 2017

Miss Universe tickets to cost P8,000 to P50,000

MANILA, Philippines — Tourism Secretary Wanda Teo said the official selling of tickets for the 65th international pageant will start on December 20......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 12th, 2016