Melecio set to be crowned Rookie of the Year
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Melecio set to be crowned Rookie of the Year

A technicality has disqualified Adamson’s Jerrick Ahanmisi from winning the Rookie of the Year crown De La Salle University Green Archers rookie Aljun Melecio is set to be…

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SMART-UAAP Roundup: Golds and Belief
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SMART-UAAP Roundup: Golds and Belief

It has been a crazy week in the UAAP, with majority of the events having ended. While there was a gold rush for a number of schools, a…

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Tiger Jins edge Bulldogs to secure three-peat
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Tiger Jins edge Bulldogs to secure three-peat

The University of Santo Tomas Tiger Jins continue to rule the UAAP mats. UST maintained its winning tradition in the UAAP taekwondo tournament after capturing its third consecutive…

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Lady Bulldogs cop first Taekwondo tiara
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Lady Bulldogs cop first Taekwondo tiara

The young National University taekwondo program, a team that started just four years ago, did not take that long to dominate the UAAP. The NU Lady Bulldogs were…

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SMART-UAAP Round-Up: La Salle comes marching in
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SMART-UAAP Round-Up: La Salle comes marching in

It was a dominant week for the De La Salle University squads. The Green Archers unleashed mayhem on the UST Growling Tigers anew to formalize their entry into the…

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DLSU Green Jins take home first Poomsae crown
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DLSU Green Jins take home first Poomsae crown

After four long years, the De La Salle University Green Jins finally bring the UAAP Poomsae Championship to Taft Avenue. The six-strong De La Salle University Poomsae team…

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Alora falls anew ending Philippines’ Rio 2016 campaign
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Alora falls anew ending Philippines’ Rio 2016 campaign

The Philippine campaign in the 2016 Rio Olympics came to a close Saturday evening with taekwondo’s Kirstie Elaine Alora breaking down in tears after absorbing two bitter defeats…

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Alora overwhelmed by opponent to end golden dream
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Alora overwhelmed by opponent to end golden dream

The Philippines kissed its gold medal hopes goodbye in taekwondo Saturday evening in Manila after Kirstie Elaine Alora bowed to Mexico’s Maria Espinoza at the Carioca 3 of…

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Alora camp confident of jin’s chances
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Alora camp confident of jin’s chances

Kirstie Elaine Alora’s coach is confident that the sole Filipino taekwondo entry and the country’s lone remaining hope has what it takes to go far in the 2016…

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Alora remains unfazed despite being the last Filipina standing
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Alora remains unfazed despite being the last Filipina standing

Three days before she plunges into action, the Philippines’ only remaining bet in the 2016 Rio Olympics spent time reviewing the opposition. Kirstie Elaine Alora of taekwondo is…

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