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Friday, September 25, 2020
 

Ed C. Tolentino

Duke wants to be King

Ghana’s Duke Micah is understandably the huge underdog going into his 12-round title fight with reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight (118 lbs) champion...

Blame WBA, not Ugas, for the deception

Cuban Yordenis Ugas is receiving a lot of flak from boxing fans for proclaiming himself as the new World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight champion...

Alvarez vs De La Hoya

It appears that the next big fight of Mexican boxing superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is taking place in a courtroom, with his promoter Oscar...

Nothing worth trumpeting about Horn

Australian Jeff Horn, who shot to fame three years ago with his upset victory over Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao, is contemplating on retiring...

The ALA fighters Pacquiao should sign up

It comes as no surprise that Manny Pacquiao’s MP Promotions has expressed interest on some of the fighters of the now-defunct ALA Boxing Promotions. It...

Pinoy Pride forever

You get hit; you take a knee. But before the count reaches 10, you get back on your feet and head back to the...

Why Tyson-Jones was postponed

The highly publicized Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. “exhibition” bout, originally scheduled on September 12 in California, has been moved to November 28. Organizers can...

Giemel Magramo plays waiting game

Hard-punching prospect Giemel Magramo (24-1, 20 knockouts) may have to sit back and work on staying in shape as his shot at the vacant...

Curb your enthusiasm

Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. On paper, the pairing sounds like a dream match, until you realize that the boxers are almost as...

What awaits Marcial in the pros

It’s a done deal. Amateur standout Eumir Felix Marcial has inked a six-year professional contract with Manny Pacquiao (MP) Promotions and is expected to...

Julia Barretto files complaint vs Jay Sonza over pregnancy rumors

POPULAR actress Julia Barretto personally filed a formal complaint against former broadcaster Jay Sonza on Friday afternoon at the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI)...

‘Lockdown: Food Diaries’ hosted by Alden Richards airs tomorrow

Tomorrow, September 27, GMA News and Public Affairs presents “Lockdown: Food Diaries,” a special documentary hosted by Asia’s Multimedia Star and Department of Health’s...

Court grants plea of Maguindanao massacre victim’s kin for increased compensation

THE Quezon City Regional Trial Court granted the plea of the kin of one of the victims of the Maguindanao massacre for increased indemnification...

$126M in ‘hot money’ exits PH in Aug

FOREIGN investments that left the country plunged into a 14-month low in August, according to the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP). Data from the central...

Rio postpones world-famous carnival over Covid-19

RIO DE JANEIRO'S world-famous carnival parades became the latest casualty of the coronavirus pandemic Thursday as officials announced they were indefinitely postponing the February...