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Na birdies final hole for 1-shot win at Sony Open

Los Angeles---South Korean-born American Kevin Na birdied the 72nd hole to claim a one-shot victory Sunday in the US PGA Tour Sony Open at Waialae Country Club in Honolulu, Hawaii......»»

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Brady-fueled Bucs advance; Mahomes hurt in Chiefs& rsquo; win

Washington---Tom Brady threw for two touchdowns and ran for another Sunday to lead the Tampa Bay Buccaneers over New Orleans in the NFL playoffs while defending Super Bowl champion Kansas City withstood Patrick Mahomes suffering a concussion to oust Cleveland......»»

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Australian Open rebuffs tennis stars& rsquo; quarantine complaints

Melbourne---Dozens of tennis stars stuck in hotel quarantine ahead of the Australian Open were told Monday they would get no “special treatment” to leave their rooms to train, despite complaints from some players......»»

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Olympics to cut back on athletes in opener

Tokyo---Tokyo Olympics organizers said Monday they will slash the number of athletes at the opening and closing ceremonies of this year’s coronavirus-delayed Games, as a report said thousands fewer will attend......»»

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Messi sees red as Bilbao stuns Barca to win Super Cup

Madrid---Lionel Messi was sent off for the first time playing for Barcelona as Athletic Bilbao stunned the Catalans to win the Spanish Super Cup on Sunday, a dramatic final finishing 3-2 after extra-time......»»

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PH gymnasts find home at Green Sun Hotel in Makati

A hotel in Makati City is now hosting the training of members of the national gymnastics team for the coming 31st Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam......»»

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Vast pool of talents awaits Gilas women s squad

Gilas Pilipinas women's squad will soon have a vast pool of players to choose from in different international tournaments with an influx of overseas recruits following coach Pat Aquino’s fruitful scouting trip in US......»»

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Top PBA rookie Aaron Black lives up to dad Norman s dream

Living up to Norman Black's aspirations, Aaron showed he too can excel in the PBA like his dad when he claimed Most Outstanding Rookie honors in last month's Philippine Cup held at Angeles University Foundation Sports and Cultural Center in Pampanga......»»

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Hidilyn Diaz ready to seize Tokyo Olympic berth

Barring any more postponements related to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2016 Rio Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz will officially claim her spot to the Tokyo Games by April......»»

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Volleyball polls to go on sans PVF

The election for the new volleyball group the Philippine Olympic Committee is supervising will push through as scheduled on Monday even without one of its stakeholders — the Philippine Volleyball Federation......»»

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No delay to Aussie Open despite 4th Covid-19 case

Melbourne---Australian Open chief Craig Tiley insisted Sunday the Grand Slam would begin as scheduled next month, while admitting it was “not a great situation” for the 47 players who have been confined to their hotel rooms......»»

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Rodgers-led Packers, Bills advance in NFL playoffs

Los Angeles---Aaron Rodgers threw for two touchdowns and rushed for another as the Green Bay Packers moved to within one win of the Super Bowl on Saturday with a 32-18 victory over the Los Angeles Rams......»»

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Bassino grabs third women& rsquo;s giant slalom victory

Kranjska Gora, Slovenia---Italian Marta Bassino dominated the World Cup giant slalom in Kranjska Gora on Saturday (Sunday Philippine time) to beat France’s Tessa Worley by 0.80 seconds with Swiss skier Michelle Gisin a distant third.....»»

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New officials to assume leadership of PH volleyball

The top leadership of the Larong Volleyball ng Pilipinas will give way to a new set of leaders and a new body that will govern the sport in the country......»»

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Youth esports program to open 2nd leg of NICL with DOTA 2

Following the opening run of the National Interschool Cyber League, featuring Riot Games’ first-person shooter game Valorant, leading esports organization Mineski Philippines launched NICL’s second run of regional qualifiers last December 28, 2020......»»

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Tricycle driver upsets GM Laylo in PCAP rapid chess

Unheralded Jake Tasi Tumaliuan, a 31-year-old tricycle driver from Tuguegarao City, is the new chess sensation as he spearheaded his team Cagayan Kings into a cliff-hanging 11-10 victory over heavy favorites Pasig Kings Pirates at the start of 2021 Professional Chess Association of the Philippines (PCAP) Chess League on online tournament on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at the lichess platform......»»

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Harden posts triple double in NBA debut with Brooklyn Nets

Kevin Durant scored a season-high 42 points as the James Harden-era began for the Brooklyn Nets with a triple double and a 122-115 NBA victory over the struggling Orlando Magic on Saturday......»»

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Durant, Harden team up to power Nets past Magic

Los Angeles, United States---Kevin Durant scored a season-high 42 points as the James Harden-era began for the Brooklyn Nets with a triple double and a 122-115 NBA victory over the struggling Orlando Magic on Saturday (Sunday Philippine time)......»»

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Steele fires 61 to swipe lead at PGA Sony Open

Los Angeles---Brendan Steele birdied three of the last four holes on the front and back nines to shoot a nine-under par 61 and seize a two-stroke lead after Saturday’s third round of the PGA Sony Open......»»

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Stakeholders want to restore & lsquo;Field of Dreams& rsquo; to former glory

The move to restore the famed Philippines Smokey Mountain baseball field to its former glory is snowballing......»»

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