SPORTS NEWS WEEKEND ROUNDUP (WEEK OF 18 TO 24 OCTOBER 2015)

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Legendary Basketball Coach Baby Dalupan Gets Honored

Baby Dalupan | screengrab from AksyonTV via interaksyon.com
Baby Dalupan | screengrab from AksyonTV via interaksyon.com

In his 92nd birthday, multititlist coach Baby Dalupan receives an honor from the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) for his exemplary contribution in Pinoy basketball, gathering 52 championships, 15 of which were from the PBA.

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2015 Philippine Superliga Champ Qualifies in the Asian Women’s Club Championship

Petron served as the country's representative in the last AVC Asian Women's Club Volleyball Championship last month in Vietnam. | Photo by Dante Peralta via spin.ph
Petron served as the country’s representative in the last AVC Asian Women’s Club Volleyball Championship last month in Vietnam. | Photo by Dante Peralta via spin.ph
PSL Grand Prix president Tats Suzara has announced that the winner by the end of the season shall go on to represent the Philippines against other Asian countries, such as Japan, China, and Thailand.
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Roach Needs to Examine Pacquiao’s Arm First Before Training

Freddie Roach | Photo by Jae C. Hong, AP File Photo
Freddie Roach | Photo by Jae C. Hong, AP File Photo
According to Freddie Roach, boxer Manny Pacquiao’s trainer, aside from the MRI results clearing his injury he needs to check the former champion’s right shoulder himself first before beginning with his training for his next bout early next year.
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