Sports News Weekend Roundup (24 to 30 July 2016)

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Jason Castro (via Inquirer.net)
Jason Castro (via Inquirer.net)

Chinese Club Offering Castro P14M to Play in CBA

According to Inquirer, a Chinese team in the Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league is willing to pay Jason Castro P14M to play for them for five months, excluding won-game bonuses and perks.

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Hidilyn Diaz (top) and Nestor Colonia (Photo by Abac Cordero via Philstar.com)
Hidilyn Diaz (top) and Nestor Colonia (Photo by Abac Cordero via Philstar.com)

Pinoy Weightlifters Continue Preparations for Rio Olympics

PH representatives Nestor Colonia and Hidilyn Diaz continue their training for their upcoming weightlifting stints in the Rio Olympics. They both currently rank fourth in the 56kg and 53kg divisions.

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Jaja Santiago, Mika Reyes, Kim Fajardo, Jovelyn Gonzaga, Jovelyn Gonzaga, Jen Reyes, Rachel Anne Daquis, Ces Molina (Photos by Jerome Ascano / Jaime Campos / Dante Peralta via Spin.ph)
Jaja Santiago, Mika Reyes, Kim Fajardo, Jovelyn Gonzaga, Jovelyn Gonzaga, Jen Reyes, Rachel Anne Daquis, Ces Molina (Photos by Jerome Ascano / Jaime Campos / Dante Peralta via Spin.ph)

PH Volleyball Represents in FIVB

Seven of the most accomplished Filipino volleyball players today will be joining seven foreign players to represent the Philippine Super Liga All-Star squad that will be competing in the FIVB World Club Women’s Championship in October.

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