SPORTS NEWS WEEKEND ROUNDUP (WEEK OF 04 TO 10 OCTOBER 2015)

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Azkals Held Their Own in North Korea Resulting to a Draw

Azkals in Kim IlSung Stadium, North Korea | Photo by Karl Decena via Interaksyon.com
Azkals in Kim IlSung Stadium, North Korea | Photo by Karl Decena via Interaksyon.com
Amid a 50,000-strong support at the Kim Il-sung Stadium for their North Korea football squad last Thursday, the Philippine national men’s football team was able to show grit, ending the FIFA World Cup qualifiers match with a scoreless draw.
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Nietes Ready for Pinoy Pride fight in the US

Photo from Donnie Nietes' Facebook
Photo from Donnie Nietes’ Facebook
International boxing champ Donnie Nietes is ready to defend his WBO light flyweight title in the Pinoy Pride 33: Philippines vs. The World on Oct. 17 at the StubHub Center in Carson City, California.
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Filipinos Fall Short Against the Japanese in Doubles of PSC-Philta International Men’s Futures Open

Johnny Arcilla | Photo from Spin.ph
Johnny Arcilla | Photo from Spin.ph
Filipino tennis aces Francis Alcantara and Johnny Arcilla failed to get the win against Japan’s Issei Okamura and Kento Takeuchi in the doubles semifinals of PSC-Philta International Men’s Futures Open at Valle Verde Country Club on Saturday.
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