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Blatche signs with Chinese team

MANILA – Naturalized Filipino center Andray Blatche has signed a one-year deal with the Xinjiang Guanghui Flying Tigers of the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA), his agent announced on Twitter.Full article

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FEU outlasts La Salle, one win away from Finals

As of 09/21/2014 6:36 PM
(UPDATED) The FEU Tamaraws outlasted defending champions De La Salle Green Archers, 65-60, to earn the second seed and a twice-to-beat advantage in the Final Four of the UAAP Season 77 men's basketball tournament. Full article

Emotional Li Na has no regrets over retirement

As of 09/21/2014 5:54 PM
BEIJING -- A teary-eyed Li Na said on Sunday she has no regrets about her retirement and the Chinese trailblazer was confident her country will produce more grand slam winners in future. Full article

Pumaren disappointed as UE's 'great journey' ends

As of 09/21/2014 3:49 PM
MANILA – Coach Derrick Pumaren was admittedly disappointed after University of the East's "great journey" in the UAAP Season 77 men's basketball tournament ended far earlier than they would have liked. Full article

UE's Sumang vows to return for final season

As of 09/21/2014 2:18 PM
MANILA – University of the East guard Roi Sumang says he will play in his final season after failing to lead the Red Warriors to the Final Four of the UAAP Season 77 men's basketball tournament. Full article

NU's Aroga dares Mammie to 'play like a man'

As of 09/21/2014 1:30 PM
MANILA – National University center Alfred Aroga dared University of the East big man Charles Mammie to dial back the "crazy stuff" and instead "play like a man" after the Bulldogs nipped the Red Warriors in their UAAP Season 77 playoff yesterday. Full article

NU coach: UE also deserved to be in Final 4

As of 09/21/2014 1:01 PM
MANILA – National University head coach Eric Altamirano commended University of the East for a well-fought battle after his Bulldogs ousted the Red Warriors in a playoff for the last spot in the Final Four Saturday at the Araneta Coliseum. Full article

WATCH: Wanderlei Silva retires, slams UFC

As of 09/21/2014 12:24 PM
Brazilian MMA legend Wanderlei Silva announced his retirement from the sport after making an impassioned speech claiming that the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) does not respect nor take care of its athletes. Full article

FEU, La Salle battle for second seed, twice-to-beat bonus

As of 09/21/2014 10:24 AM
MANILA -- Far Eastern University and De La Salle kick off a virtual best-of-three series when they battle in a play-off for the second seed in the UAAP Season 77 Final Four Sunday at the Mall of Asia Arena. Full article

N. Korean lifter breaks record as competition begins

As of 09/21/2014 9:39 AM
INCHEON, South Korea - North Korean pocket rocket Om Yun Chol broke his own weightlifting world record at the Asian Games on Saturday, while hosts South Korea matched powerhouse China's gold medal haul with five on the first day of competition. Full article

NFL in crisis: Chief vows to put 'house in order'

As of 09/21/2014 9:39 AM
NEW YORK - Embattled National Football League boss Roger Goodell vowed Friday to put the sport's "house in order" amid a firestorm over the NFL's handling of off-field violence involving players. Full article