Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 28 August to 03 September 2016)

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Jerwin Ancajas in his fight against Fadhili Manjiha (Screencap from RINGTV.CRAVEONLINE.COM via Inquirer.net)
Jerwin Ancajas in his fight against Fadhili Manjiha (Screencap from RINGTV.CRAVEONLINE.COM via Inquirer.net)

Jerwin Ancajas Wins IBF Title Versus Puerto Rican Fighter

Inquirer reports: “Jerwin Ancajas pulled off a stunner on Saturday by dominating McJoe Arroyo to snatch the IBF super flyweight championship via unanimous decision at the Jurado Hall in Taguig City.”

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UAAP Season 79 Men’s Senior Basketball Tournament Opens

Rappler provides a rundown of what to expect from the respective UAAP schools this year.

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Foton Pilipinas Volleyball Team (via Sports5)

AVC-AWCC Opens this Week

On Saturday, the Asian Volleyball Confederation-Asian Women’s Club Championship started with Foton Pilipinas representing the country. Other countries participating include Hong Kong, Vietnam, Indonesia, China, Chinese-Taipei, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan and North Korea.

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