Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 11 to 17 September 2016)

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Josephine Media (IFFT website via Inquirer.net)

PH’s Medina on Winning Bronze at the Rio Paralympics

Inquirer reports: “Medina, one of five Filipino entries in the Games for differently abled athletes, subdued Germany’s Juliane Wolf in straight sets, 11-5, 11-6, 11-7, in the bronze-medal round of the women’s individual table tennis Class 8 on Monday night.”

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Jenel Lausa (L | Photo by Josh Abelda via Rappler)

Pinoy Fighter Lausa in UFC Debut in October 

Pinoy Fighter Jenel Lausa looks to win in his UFC debut as part of the undercard of UFC Fight Night Manila 2 on October 15 against China’s Yao Zhikui.

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Dottie Ardina (Photo via Symetratour.com)

Filipina Golfer Ardina Places 13th at the Symetra Tour in Kansas

According to Spin.ph: “Dottie Ardina fired a closing 72 for a 212 total and a share of 13th place” at the Symetra Tour in Kansas, with American golfer Christine Song winning her fifth career title on Saturday, closing with a 3-under 69.

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