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  • Tuna catch in General Santos on 6-year record pace

    By Dec 03, 2014

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    GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The total fish cash in General Santos in November was down slightly compared to October, according to the data released by the Philippine Fisheries Development Authority (PFDA) here. But the overall catch for 2014 has already exceeded last year’s total landings. With the December catch still to be added, the 180,035.54

  • Sarangani to host Paragliding Accuracy World Cup opening leg in March 2015

    By Dec 02, 2014

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    The Philippines will host the opening leg of the 2015 Paragliding Accuracy World Cup in March next year.Pic by Edwin Espejo

    Next year the Philippines will host one of the six international legs of the Paragliding Accuracy World Cup (PGAWC), with Sarangani serving as site of the growing international aerial sports. Sarangani earlier hosted the first Philippine International Paragliding Accuracy Competition in October in which Taiwan’s Luis Liu came from behind to narrowly edge Yoshiki Oka

  • Could Davao’s ‘Dirty Harry’ become the next Philippines president?

    By Nov 27, 2014

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    Could Davao’s ‘Dirty Harry’ become the next Philippines president?

    Those who are still belittling Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte as a viable presidential contender in the Philippines should no longer second guess his political astuteness.

  • Pacquiao Watch: He’s back, but not quite

    By Nov 24, 2014

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    WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, right, of the Philippines lands a right on the face of WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of the United States during their welterweight boxing title fight at the Venetian Macao in Macau, Sunday. Pic: AP.

    When was the last time Manny Pacquiao put his opponent on the seat of his pants multiple times en route to a stoppage victory?

  • Pacquiao Watch:  Of bouncers, ampaws and national anthem  

    By Nov 22, 2014

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    MACAU, China – By just hanging around the large Filipino contingent that is here to support and watch Manny Pacquiao goes up against Argentine-American Chris Algieri, one can get very good laughs if not grin impishly. Like overhearing Filipino staff at the media center in The Venetian.  With assurancse that his name will not be

  • Algieri 0.2 lbs over the limit for Pacquiao fight

    By Nov 22, 2014

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    Algieri 0.2 lbs over the limit for Pacquiao fight

      COTAI ARENA, Macau – New Yorker Chris Algieri was 0.2 pounds over the limit the second time around the scales and was given 2 hours to trim excess poundage or face sanctions for his fight against Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao who tipped in 143.8 lbs for their fight scheduled at the 144-lb limit.

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