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Second-generation stars seem to be the norm now as they are finding their place if not having cemented their place in sports.

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In this PhilStar.com entry, we shine the spotlight on the athletes — who through their stellar plays, and the persistence they’ve shown, make for a great storyline.

Durant's foundation has donated $57,000 toward an effort to build a new school for the city's homeless children.

Hardly looking like a player who had not competed in 466 days, Woods ran off three straight birdies with a variety of shots and was tied for the lead in the Hero World Challenge as he approached the turn.

It has been three years since Ray Jonsson played his last match for the Philippines. 

In a TV interview Tuesday, the new WBO welterweight champion said he still has some fight left in him.

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman has been charged with hit-and-run for a wrong-way-related crash on a Southern California freeway.

James Younghusband is older now. And on the eve of his fifth Suzuki Cup – it should be his sixth but he missed one staging – the excitement of playing in Southeast Asia’s premier football event has not dampened one iota.

NEW YORK — Ayesha Curry remembers the first meal she cooked for her ultra-popular NBA player-husband Stephen Curry: a baked chicken dish. But the meal Stephen whipped up for his chef-wife wasn't as tasty.
 
Or edible.
 
"The one time he cooked for me, it was awful. It was salty, cream of wheat, gushers lined up on a plate as garnish," Ayesha, 27, said in an interview Tuesday. "It was cute, but I couldn't eat it."
 

We came up with a list of some of Alyssa Valdez’s defining moments in her young career.

MANILA, Philippines – He's no global icon for no reason.
 
Eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has once again proven he's still a slugger to be talked about, landing a spot in Facebook's most-discussed athletes' list of the year.