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King James vs Baby-faced Assassin faceoff arranged

Oakland, California—After a generation of wishing and waiting, the Golden State Warriors have finally arrived on basketball’s biggest stage again, booking their place in the NBA Finals with a 104-90 win against Houston on Wednesday.

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US, Swiss investigators timed Fifa raids for maximum effect

Bern, Switzerland— For months, American and Swiss investigators worked in secret to prepare for the raids that would shake the soccer world. They knew that the moment to strike would come when Fifa, the sport’s governing body, held its annual congress in Zurich, gathering all of its top officials—including the main suspects in a far-reaching US corruption probe.

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May-Pac megafight breaks sales record, earns $400-M PPV buys

The Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao megafight generated an eye-watering $400 million in US revenues, fueled by more than 4.4 million pay-per-view buys, making it the highest-grossing fight in boxing history, organizers said.

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Bloomberry Q1 profit drops 19% to P1.7 billion

Bloomberry Resorts Corp. (Bloomberry), owner and operator, through subsidiaries, of the Solaire Resort and Casino, reported a 19-percent drop in its earnings to P1.748 billion before interest, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) during the first quarter.

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Sinag Pilipinas sweeps Seaba, books Fiba slot

The Philippine national men’s basketball team composed mostly of cadet players from collegiate basketball thrashed host Singapore, 82-56, to complete its dominant run that gave it the 2015 Seaba Championship gold medal at OCBC Arena. It was the seventh Seaba title for the Philippines, which stamped its class anew as the the top basketball team in the region.

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700 Cordillera athletes ready for national games

Baguio City—More than 700 athletes from the Cordillera Administrative Region will be able to compete fairly against other athletes in the country in the week-long 58th Palarong Pambansa (National Games) 2015 in Tagum City, Davao del Norte, starting on May 4. The Cordillera athletes are now better equipped after receiving donations from good Samaritans and are ready to compete with …

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Bayless tapped as 3rd man in mega bout

Kenny Bayless, who handled seven bouts of Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao, has been picked as third man on the ring for much-awaited fight between Pacquiao and undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. on May 2 (May 3 in Manila).

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Pacman: 2 fights more before full-time service

This has been written over and over again. Told many times before. Manny Pacquiao is too good to be true. He’s more of a pastor than a boxer. Did one ever saw a fighter like him? Even Jack Dempsey boasted a little, Joe Louis, too.

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PHL targets 5th place finish in SEA Games

After a dismal seventh overall finish in the Myanmar Southeast Asian Games two years ago, the Philippines is determined to bounce back with at least a fifth place target in the 28th SEAGames slated on June 5-15 in Singapore.

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Mayweather, Pacquiao okay anti-doping tests

Colorado Springs, Colorado—Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have agreed to follow World Anti-Doping Agency rules for their fight in May.

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