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Combat sports yearender
by Christian Jacinto - January 2, 2013 - 6:57pm
Clearly, it has been one fruitful year for combat sports now. Let’s review the best of the best the past year.  
All-Pinoy main event highlights ONE FC 7
by Christian Jacinto - January 2, 2013 - 6:36pm
Filipinos Eric “The Natural” Kelly and Honorio “The Rock” Banario will dispute the  vacant ONE FC Featherweight championship in the main event of ONE FC 7: Return of Warriors card on...
In appreciation of a legend
by Christian Jacinto - December 9, 2012 - 11:07pm
Juan Manuel Marquez did the unthinkable by ending the series against archrival Manny Pacquiao in the most brutal and devastating fashion – a sixth round knockout. But even that won't taint Pacquiao's boxing...
Five takeaways from URCC 22: Dekada
by Christian Jacinto - December 4, 2012 - 9:33am
Needless to say, URCC 22: Dekada was a treat for both hardcore and casual MMA fans. The card was stacked, with the URCC putting in their best fighters and signing up and coming international fighters for this very...
Folayang, Kelly headline URCC 22: Dekada
by Christian Jacinto - November 23, 2012 - 10:22pm
Local MMA stars Eduard Folayang ang Eric Kelly highlight the URCC 22: Dekada card at the Mall of Asia Arena on Dec. 1.
MMA star Pulver ecstatic on fighting in Manila
by Christian Jacinto - August 31, 2012 - 12:00am
At age 37 and with 13 years of MMA experience under his belt, Jens Pulver has done it all, fighting in four different weight classes in dozens of MMA organizations around the world.
Sylvia, Arlovski renew rivalry at OneFC
by Christian Jacinto - August 30, 2012 - 12:38pm
With the biggest MMA event to hit the Philippines just a day away, emotions are on an all-time high between both fighters who are headlining the card.
Villarias, Matute fuel JRU in win over Letran
by Christian Jacinto - August 13, 2012 - 6:46pm
The JRU Heavy Bombers bounced back from a sour offensive outing the last time around with one hot shooting performance, torching Letran, 101-83, in the 88th NCAA men’s basketball tournament at The Arena in...
Report: Folayang takes on Enomoto in 'Pride of a Nation' card
by Christian Jacinto - July 28, 2012 - 9:21pm
After weeks of speculation, Filipino MMA superstar Eduard Folayang now has an opponent in the upcoming ONE FC 5: Pride of a Nation MMA card.
The time is now for local MMA
by Christian Jacinto - July 23, 2012 - 12:00am
It’s still mind-boggling to think why Filipinos haven’t fully embraced the sport of mixed martial arts.
Folayang to star in 'Pride of a Nation' MMA card
by Christian Jacinto - July 19, 2012 - 9:06pm
In one of the biggest MMA events to be held the Philippines so far, it's just right for two of the best Filipino fighters to see action there.
Pinatubo Trio erupt in Stags 3rd straight win
by Christian Jacinto - July 14, 2012 - 9:29pm
MANILA, Philippines -- The Pinatubo Trio just showed to everyone why they are the most formidable trio in the college ball today.
Chiefs handcuff Pirates for 2nd straight win
by Christian Jacinto - July 14, 2012 - 6:21pm
MANILA, Philippines – The Arellano University Chiefs stormed out of the gates after the halftime break and never looked back as they demolished the Lyceum Pirates, 83-52, to get their second win in the NCAA...
God favors Jawo, Ginebra
by Christian Jacinto - July 9, 2012 - 8:00pm
The Barangay Ginebra Kings paid living legend Robert Jaworski the ultimate homage by winning in thrilling fashion during his retirement ceremony.
Knights to parade intact lineup vs Stags in NCAA opener
by Christian Jacinto - June 15, 2012 - 6:01pm
Host Letran Knights head to a tough opener as they are set to clash with last year's finalists San Sebastian Golden Stags when the 88th NCAA season unfolds next Saturday at the Smart-Araneta Colisuem.
Parks shines anew as Bulldogs complete Filoil sweep
by Christian Jacinto - June 12, 2012 - 6:32pm
Bobby Ray Parks Jr. nailed huge baskets in the second half as the National University Bulldogs downed La Salle, 64-54, to complete a sweep of the Filoil Flying V Preseason Hanes Cup championship at The Arena in San...
La Salle squeaks past San Beda in thriller, faces NU in finals
by Christian Jacinto - June 9, 2012 - 7:42pm
De La Salle showed great composure and resolve in the endgame, edging last year's finalist San Beda in a pulsating clash, 50-46, to book a ticket to the Filoil Flying V Hanes Preseason Cup finals at The Arena in...
Filoil caging: Bulldogs send strong message, oust Eagles
by Christian Jacinto - June 9, 2012 - 6:11pm
The National University Bulldogs just sent a strong message to their UAAP counterparts, especially to the squad that has ruled the tournament for four straight years.
Archers shoot down Eagles in FilOil Cup
by Christian Jacinto - June 2, 2012 - 9:00pm
MANILA, Philippines -- The De La Salle Green Archers drew first blood in a new chapter of their rivalry, shooting down the Ateneo Blue Eagles in a 62-59 overtime thriller in the FilOil Flying V pre-season Hanes Cup...
Lions rout Knights, complete sweep in FilOil Cup
by Christian Jacinto - June 2, 2012 - 3:58pm
MANILA, Philippines – The San Beda Red Lions completed their eight-game sweep of the FilOil Flying V Hanes cup elimination round, continuing their mastery of the Letran Knights in a 74-56 rout earlier today...
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