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By Joaquin Henson | Updated January 14, 2018 - 12:38am

Nonito Donaire Jr. said yesterday he’s considering putting up a training camp in Cebu to prepare for his April 21 must-win duel with former IBF superbantamweight and WBA featherweight champion Carl (The Jackal) Frampton at the SSE Arena in Belfast, adding that Las Vegas, Los Angeles and Tokyo are other options.

By Joaquin Henson | Updated January 11, 2018 - 12:32am

Integrated Cycling Federation of the Philippines president Rep. Bambol Tolentino is cleared to run for POC chairman in the polls recently ordered by the Pasig Regional Trial Court to take place on Feb. 23 and according to a lawyer who requested anonymity, no other NSA official will be permitted to seek the same position, assuring his election as an unopposed candidate.

By Joaquin Henson | Updated January 9, 2018 - 11:52pm

If Sen. Manny Pacquiao is shopping for an opponent in a tune-up preparatory to a big fight, former WBC superflyweight and WBO bantamweight champion Gerry Peñalosa said 2004 Olympic silver medalist Amir Khan is the perfect choice.


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By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated January 14, 2018 - 12:38am

If parity is one of the PBA’s key objectives this season, early indicators show positive signs of a more balanced competition in the Philippine Cup with previous low-level teams Blackwater, NLEX and Phoenix making strides in their bid to join the league’s elite circle.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated January 9, 2018 - 11:52pm

There’s talk that celebrities with Filipino roots are getting together to play basketball in a side event during the NBA All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles on Feb. 16-18.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated January 8, 2018 - 11:43pm

It’s not easy to overwhelm former world boxing champion Nonito Donaire Jr. because nothing fazes him in the ring. He’s won world titles in five weight classes and battled some of the most ferocious punchers in history like Vic Darchinyan, Fernando Montiel, Jorge Arce and Nicholas Walters.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated January 5, 2018 - 12:39am

For years, the row in swimming has remained dead in the water, unmoving and unresolved. The NSA is the Philippine Swimming Inc. but its president Mark Joseph appears to be managing things by remote control from an unknown location. The rival Philippine Swimming League , led by former Sen. Nikki Coseteng, is moving forward to develop young homegrown talents even as the PSI refuses to consider the prodigies for the national team.

By Joaquin M. Henson | Updated January 4, 2018 - 12:11am

Here are the next five of our 20 wishes for 2018.