Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 01 to 07 November 2015)

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Baldwin Wants Competitiveness in Gilas Pool

Photo from Fiba.com
Photo from Fiba.com
Head coach Tab Baldwin explains how “in sports, we should be competing for something as precious as wearing the Gilas uniform.”
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Batang Gilas Settles for 5th Place in FIBA Asia U16

Sean Dave Ildefonso | Photo from FIBA.com
Sean Dave Ildefonso | Photo from FIBA.com
Batang Gilas won their last two games against Thailand and Lebanon over the weekend to place fifth in the end of the FIBA Asia U16 tournament held in Jakarta, Indonesia. Meanwhile, Korea bagged the gold medal after defeating runner-up Chinese Taipei in the finals.
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PH Volcanoes Competes in Asian Rugby Sevens

PH Volcanoes | Inquirer File Photo
PH Volcanoes | Inquirer File Photo

Inquirer reports that “Volcanoes only managed to amass five points in their first three games” on Day One of the Asian Rugby Sevens after battling it out with Malaysia, Hong Kong and Iran.

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