Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 30 October to 05 November 2016)

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Manny Pacquio celebrating after defeating Jessie Vargas (Photo from AP via Telegraph UK)

Pacquiao Wins WBO Welterweight Over Vargas

Via a unanimous decision, Manny Pacquiao was proclaimed the new WBO welterweight champ defeating Mex-American Jessie Vargas today at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas.

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Brazilian Jiu jitsu (Photo by Arte Suave Manila via Rappler.com)

Local Practitioners Discuss Jiu-Jitsu’s Future in PH

In a Rappler report, advocates of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu share thoughts on how the country can excel in the sport.

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Jessie Magdaleno and Nonito Donaire during their WBO Super Bantamweight fight (Photo from AP via Inquirer.net)

Donaire is Defeated by Magdaleno

Jessie Magdaleno stuns Nonito Donaire to steal his WBO super bantamweight title from him on Sunday morning (Manila time) in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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