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Filipino boxers Eumir Marcial, Irish Magno willing to wait for their Olympic dream

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25
Mar

Filipino boxers Eumir Marcial, Irish Magno willing to wait for their Olympic dream

When Irish Magno and Eumir Marcial returned home from Jordan on March 13 after qualifying for the Olympics, there was...

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13
Oct

Nesthy Petecio rebounds from college slump, wins gold at World Championships

The road to Russia was not easy for Nesthy Petecio. Splitting duty between boxing and her studies at the University...

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22
Sep

After falling short of Philippines’ first Worlds gold, Eumir Marcial sets sights on Olympics

Amateur boxing generally doesn’t receive as much attention in the Philippines as the pros do, but the run Eumir Marcial...

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26
May

Pacquiao declines Olympic spot to focus on Senate duties

Manny Pacquiao has chosen politics over pugilism and decided not to join the first class of pro boxers allowed to compete in the Olympic Games.

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21
May

Manny Pacquiao given May 27 deadline to accept Olympic spot

The 2016 Olympics will allow pro boxers to compete for the first time, and we’ll know in a few days if Manny Pacquiao will accept a wild card slot on the Philippines squad.

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