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FIL-AM mixed martial arts superstar Brandon “The

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Truth” Vera was a legitimate showcase at the Ulti-
mate Fighting Championship (UFC), and the fans
A friend
loved him.
This is because Vera was a mean fighter who
showed up looking to finish guys, which makes UFC tabbed Vera
an interesting battlefield for fight fans.
His style is poised, skilled, violent, and most im-
portantly exciting not only to the eyes of fight fans “The Truth”
but also to other fighters.
A friend tabbed Vera “The Truth” because he won’t
b******t you. Vera is the real deal like the beer he is
endorsing right now—Red Horse Beer.
because he
Vera is aggressive and “astig” like Red Horse Beer.
Vera admitted he enjoyed promoting Red Horse be-
cause he is clearly a very credible endorser of an
won’t
extra strong beer like Red Horse.
b******t you.

YOU
His kickboxing is considered by some to be the
best in the world. His jiu-jitsu is a smuggled weapon
that he dared you to discover. He had 11 years of
Vera is the
real deal like

can’t
the beer he
is endorsing

handle
right now—
Red Horse

“The
Beer.
Vera is

Truth?”
aggressive
and “astig”
like Red
icente
han V
By Jo
nat Horse.
Greco-Roman wrestling in his scaffolding, and was nents from other zip codes. for Geico in favor of combat sports.
a four-time All-American wrestler. “He’s the reason I am in MMA,” Vera says. “I Vera speaks or rather can communicate in three
There was a US$7 million deal on the table for remember back in the day at a grappling tournament, different languages—English, Tagalog, and Ameri-
him before he was 30 years old, which seemed low Master Lloyd came up to me. I didn’t know who he can Sign Language (ASL). Why would he need to
at the time—this guy was a comet with a long fiery was at the time, and he said ‘hey man, I see you sign, I wanted to know—was it because for a minute
tail, and his value was incalculable. cutting weight and doing all these things by your- there it looked like he’d be fighting Matt Hamill?
Vera had been very busy a few weeks ago, shoot- self. You’re doing a good job, keep it up.’ The day No, no, he says. It was youthful loinfire.
ing the new Red Horse Beer commercial in the coun- that he told me that, that was the last tournament. I “When I was a freshman in college I dated a girl,
try. Vera Twitted “Been busy here in the Philippines. was winning, but I wasn’t making any money in it. I Josephine, a hot Puerto Rican girl, and she’s deaf. I
Red Horse Beer has been awesome. Everyone here’s was done. Then he came up to me, and it changed didn’t realize it until I called her name and she didn’t
been so cool. Love it here.” my mind.” respond, and her cousin told me ‘she’s deaf, stu-
“Here shooting the commercial. Can’t share the At his gym, Alliance Training Center in Chula pid.’ So I learned how to converse in sign language
storyboard or who’s in it. But, I did find out some of Vista, California, just below San Diego and eight miles in two weeks.”
the ladies on set train on the TRX!!!! That’s what I’m from the Mexican border, Brandon walks in the way While the rest of the MMA world began to treat
talking about! I’m gonna put them thru a class. Hope Master Lloyd Irvin remembers seeing him the first Vera the way gold prospectors treat pyrite, Irvin, who
everyone the best...My itinerary will be posted. So time at a grappling tournament: Alone. cautioned Vera through thick, reinforced focus through
catch me if you can,” Vera said on Twitter. Nobody acknowledges him. Not the WEC’s Ed thin.
Vera is a serious guy when he enters the UFC Oc- “9MM” Ratcliff, who is jumping rope, not Dominick “You know, Brandon had a phenomenal rise in
tagon. So when the topic about Brock Lesnar cropped Cruz, who is taping a glove, not the DJ spinning the UFC,” Irvin says from 2,500 miles away, in Mary-
up, a completely obsolete topic for a guy who no tunes, not the 20 or so guys on the mats. Nobody. It’s land. “He was knocking people out, finishing people,
longer fights heavyweight, he doesn’t care and he not that they don’t like him. They do. It’s just that and they were talking about him as the next biggest
doesn’t flinch. he’s as ubiquitous there as the heavy bags that form thing. And that’s why I was trying to talk to him to
He said at his weight he can’t fight Brock. a right angle along the far walls. get his head level. You start getting money, you start
Vera was only fighting heavyweight just so he Now Vera is making waves in the mixed martial getting fame, and things happen. And it did. How-
could eat ice cream, his coach and mentor, Lloyd arts scene. He truly treasures his roots. ever, Brandon Vera remains adamant that the end is
Irvin, said. Vera describes his father as “very Filipino” – he still a long way off. Just like drinking extra strong
Irvin said Vera could fight middleweight if he wanted his kids to be dentists or lawyers. But Vera Red Horse Beer, Brandon Vera is hungry for more
wanted, with his lank 6-foot-3 frame beating oppo- went his own way, ditching a gig selling insurance even after a hard hit.
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Ang kalbaryo ng kawawang biyuda STREETSMART


Dear Mr. Tulfo, tungkol sa problemang dulot Ni Jonathan Vicente
Humihingi po ako ng tulong ng tatlong taxi dito sa Harrison
tungkol sa Death Claim Ben- Plaza Manila in front of Banko
efits ng aking namatay na Sentral hindi ko kasi alam And the canvassing begins
asawa. Sumulat po sa akin ang SHOOTER kung saan dapat isumbong
AS both the House of Representatives and Senate start the
SSS - Cubao Branch at ang mga ganitong taxi driver
sinasabing may kulang akong
raffytulfo@pldtdsl.net
ilang araw na akong nag-iisip official canvassing of votes for president-elect and vice presi-
dokumento na kailangan ipasa. Ni Raffy Tulfo kung kanino dapat ilapit ang dent-elect, I’m sure it is just formality to announce who re-
Isang babaeng nagngangalang mga ito hanggang mabasa ko ally won the May 10 presidential and vice presidential can-
problemang ito. Mahigit apat didates.
Mary Joyce Villanueva ay na taon na pong patay ang ang iyong kolum at ‘di na ako
kasama daw sa List of aking asawa at mahigit 4 na nagdalawang isip. Sir itong 3 As this developed House Speaker Propero Nograles also
Beneficiares ng aking asawa. taon ko na din pong paulit-ulit taxi nato na may plate # PVY assured that the chamber will never compromise the accu-
Sa aking pagkakaalam ang na pina-file sa SSS ang aking 392, TXN 538, PVV 794, na racy and integrity of the count for speed.
aking namatay na asawa ay claim ngunit hindi mai- pawang mga nangongontrata “It’s all system go for the canvassing. We assure the Fili-
may (1) isa lamang illegitimate realease ng SSS ang aking claim malayo man o malapit marami pino people and the international community that we are
na anak na nagngangalang dahil sa kulang na nasabing akong naririnig na reklamo sa not going to sacrifice accuracy or the integrity of the count
Ma. Catherine Villanueva at dokumento at hanggang iba pero tulad ko ‘di rin nila for speed,” said Nograles.
ang babaeng si Mary Joyce walang patunay kung anak ba alam kung kanino lalapit para Under the Constitution, Congress – the Senate and the
Villanueva ay hindi anak ng siya o hindi ng aking asawa. ireklamo ang mga buwisit na House of Representatives – in a joint session, will act as the
aking asawa. Hindi ko po alam Maraming Salamat po at taxi driver. Sir, sa loob ng isang
National Board of Canvassers to canvass the votes and pro-
kung paano at saan Mabuhay ang Wanted sa Radyo. linggo 5 times po ako namimili
kokontakin ang babaeng ito. dito sa Harrison Plaza at talaga claim the winners for the presidential and vice presidential
Ang tanging nakakalam namang problema ang mga ito race.
Lubos na Gumagalang, Congress has until June 30 from the date of the elections
lamang ng kinaroroonan ng Mrs. Monina D. Villanueva dahil nakabalandra palagi ang
nasabing Mary Joyce ay ang mga taxi nila dito sa harap ng to complete and satisfy its constitutional mandate to act as
kanyang kapatid na si Ma. sakayan. Sana magawan niyo the national board of canvassers for the two top posts of the
Dear Mrs. Villanueva,
Catherine na isa sa mga ben- Sa araw na ito, tutuldukan ng aksyon ito naniniwala ako land, from the counting to the proclamation of the actual
eficiaries ng aking asawa. ng WANTED SA RADYO ang sa inyong kakayahan God bless winners.
Ginawan na po namin ng matagal ng pasaning problema and more power...... House Secretary General Marilyn Barua-Yap said that
paraan para sila ay makontak niyong ito. RT Cathy preparations have been on schedule to the minute detail.
ngunit sila’y hindi tumutugon “Under our instructions from the House leadership, we
sa aming mga text at tawag. *** Dear Cathy, in the House Secretariat have been in constant coordination
Kaya po dumudulog ako sa Dear Sir, Ngayong araw, pakikilusin with our Senate counterpart, the Commission on Elections
inyong programa, kung paano ng inyong lingkod ang mga (Comelec), Smartmatic, our security personnel, including the
ninyo ako matutulungan para Magandang araw sa iyo at kinauukulan para tapusin na Philippine National Police (PNP) and other concerned enti-
makontak ang taong ito at sa lahat ng mambabasa ng ang talamak na problemang
makuha namin ang kanyang iyong idinudulog. RT ties to ensure the integrity of the national canvass,” said
iyong kolum, nais ko lang
panig at saloobin hinggil sa humingi ng tulong sa iyo Yap.
The House secretary-general also said that the pre-can-
vass preparations of the different tri-media networks (radio-
Sen. Lacson may pag-asa? television-print), including IT media entities, which have been
setting up their respective coverage facilities within the
OKAY lang na naging sa kanya. Kaya lang Batasan complex, especially inside the plenary hall, from
matalik na magkaibigan ang kailangang dumaan siya sa OK o OKRAY? where they intend to deliver live and comprehensive cover-
mauupong Presidente na Sen. proseso ng korte. Posibleng Ni Lea G. Botones age of the entire canvassing process until proclamation.
Benigno Aquino III at Sen. humiling ng preliminary in-
Panfilo Lacson dahil hindi vestigation si Lacson sa hindi niya malinis ang “We will ensure transparency all throughout the canvass-
naman ito kasiguruhan na pamamagitan ng kanyang kanyang pangalan. ing process. The people are entitled to be fully informed of
mapapawalang sala ang huli abogado bagaman ang usapin Okray din ang patuloy na the entire electoral processes. This is what democracy is all
sa kasong double murder na ay nasa deskrisyon ng korteng panggigipit sa kanya ng about,” she said.
kanyang kinakaharap sa Ma- may hawak sa kaso. kasalukuyang administrasyon On Monday, both Chambers of Congress are expected to
nila Regional Trial Court. Pinakaokay ay kung kaya't hindi siya lumulutang hold respective caucuses to adopt a resolution for the con-
Okay din na kapag lumabas maluklok na sa puwesto si dahil batid niyang wala vening into a joint session and act as the National Board of
sa kanyang pinagtataguan o Aquino subalit hindi niya naman siyang panalo sa kaso Canvassers for the top two elective posts of the land.
maaresto mula sa kanyang pakikialaman ang pagdinig sa habang nakaupo si Presidente It is also expected that the Senate will initiate the delivery
pinuntahang bansa si Lacson kaso o hindi niya bibigyang Gloria Macapagal Arroyo. to the House of Representatives of the ballot boxes contain-
ay iuwi siya ng Pilipinas upang pabor ang kanyang kaibigang Okray na okray din ang mga ing the certificates of canvass (COCs) to be canvassed by a
malitis sa kasong kanyang na sa kasalukuyan ay pyswar na ipinalalabas ng joint committee, which will do the actual count of votes.
kinakaharap. nagtatago dahil walang kampo ng Department of Jus- The delivery of the ballot boxes may happen tonight (May
Okay na okay din bigyan ng piyansa ang kasong kanyang tice na haharangin nila ang 24) after the separate opening sessions of both Chambers.
pagkakataon si Lacson na kinakaharap. anumang hakbang ni Lacson
The actual canvass of votes may be done on Tuesday fol-
ipagtanggol ang kanyang sarili Okray ang patuloy na na mapabuksan muli ang kaso
lowing the adoption of the rules on canvass by both Houses
mula sa mga akusasyon laban pagtatago ni Lacson kaya't para sa imbestigasyon. Natu-
ral lang naman iyon. Nasa of Congress.
kamay pa rin ng hukom ang Meanwhile, Congress will surely exert efforts to ascertain
kapalaran ng kaso ni Lacson. the authenticity of election results of the presidential and
Pinakaokray ay kapag vice presidential elections without unduly delaying the de-
naaresto si Lacson na wala termination and proclamation of the winning candidates,
VICTOR A. CALUAG, pang nakatokang hukom sa Senate Minority Leader Aquilino Q. Pimentel Jr. assured.
President and CEO Published Monday puwestong binakante ng judge “I would like to assume that Congress, as the national
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No delay in
proclamation Puno declines DoJ post Culinary Certificate Course
P5,500 only (TESDA accredited)
RETIRED Chief Justice Reynato Puno has position.
of winners rejected the offer made by incoming Presi- Aquino has already call: 426-3140 / 928-5576
SENATE minority dent Benigno “Noynoy” Aquino III to join formed a search com-
leader Aquilino
Pimentel Jr. has as-
his cabinet as secretary of the Department of
Justice.
mittee to select the mem-
bers of his cabinet. The Probe team on
sured the public that
despite Congress en-
Aquino said Puno, who left the Supreme
Court last May 17 after reaching the manda-
committee is composed
of his sisters, Ballsy alleged election
tertaining com-
plaints about the al-
tory age of 70, preferred to be his legal con-
sultant instead. Puno served the high tribu-
Aquino Cruz and
Pinky Aquino
irregularities formed
leged massive elec- nal for more than two decades. Aquino said Abellada, former Civil ACTING Justice Secretary Alberto Agra has
tronic cheating in the that there is really a need for a proactive sec- Service Commission formed an investigating team composed of of-
last May 10 elections, retary of justice. chair Karina David, ficials from the Commission on Elections, Na-
there will be no de- After Puno declined his offer, Aquino said Makati Business Club executive director tional Bureau of Investigation and State Pros-
lay on the proclama- he will ask a “respected legal luminary” to Alberto Lim, and Aquino's chief of staff, Julia ecutors Office to explore the alleged irregulari-
tion of presidential be his secretary of justice. Abad. ties on the handling of compact flash (CF) cards
and vice presidential He, however, denied that he is consider- Cabinet appointments should be ready by and precinct count optical scan (PCOS) ma-
winners. ing former defense secretary and Arroyo July 1 after Aquino is sworn into office. chines used in last May 10 elections.
“Legislators will chief legal counsel Avelino Cruz for the Andres Garcia Agra , also the concurrent solicitor gen-
ascertain the authen- eral, said he is set to meet this week with
officials of NBI and Comelec regarding the
ticity of results for the
presidential and vice
Palace defends Ermita from ‘Koala Bear’ issue investigation on the alleged irregularities. The
presidential polls MALACANANG yester- ing to all the accusations forms and suffrage, believed prosecutors will join later.
"without unduly de- day expressed confidence thrown to him. “Koala Bear” is being pro- Prior to the creation of composite team
laying" the procla- that former Executive Sec- Earlier, Makati City Rep. tected by Malacañang which will investigate the alleged irregulari-
mation of the win- retary Eduardo Ermita can Teodoro “Teddyboy” Locsin while the Commission on ties, Quezon City 2nd District Rep. Annie
ners,” he said. defend himself from accu- pointed to Ermita as the one Elections said losing can- Susano revealed that she has in possession
The Senate and sations of being behind responsible for the release of didates could be behind his two CF cards which were handed to her by
“Koala Bear” who claimed “Koala Bear” videotape exposé. someone.
House of Representa-
first-hand knowledge of al- which was presented to the Locsin said he received a Susano complained about the “ridiculously”
tives are scheduled to
leged fraud in the May 10 media in a forum last week. copy of the videotape from low votes she got in her QC mayoral bid.
hold the joint session
elections. The man in mask claimed House Speaker Prospero She stressed that her possession of the flash
starting May 25 to
Deputy presidential to have been paid by politi- Nograles who told him that cards proved that there was a breach in the
canvass the votes for
spokesperson Gary Olivar cians to rig the election re- the copy came from Ermita. security of the counting machines and the
presidential and vice transmittal of results.
presidential bets. said Palace officials are con- sults. Nograles and Ermita lost in
fident that Ermita can give Locsin, head of the House their political bids last elec- The Congress has started its investigation
Leaders of the two on the alleged May 2010 national and local
chambers of Con- a full and proper account- committee on electoral re- tions.
elections. Ampie Galpo
gress had earlier ex-
pressed the hope that
they can complete
‘New mindset’ to fight danger of climate change PCG creates
the canvassing of
votes and proclaim
THE Climate Change
Commission (CCC) yes-
sheds, forests, mangroves
and river systems.
another, and eventually
into one river. The final
“We must keep away
from the old systems and
own cadetship
the new president terday stressed the need Alvarez said that con- destination is an estuary habits of the past must be program
and vice president to strengthen preservation cerned national agencies or an ocean. A river ba- corrected since they ap- THE Philippine Coat
on or before June 4 of watersheds, forests, and local government sin sends all the water fall- pear to have already failed Guard (PCG) has set into
when the legislature mangroves and river sys- units as well as the pub- ing on the surrounding us,” Alvarez said. motion the creation of its
adjourns sine die. tems to combat climate lic must have a “new land into a central river “There must be a own cadetship program
“I would like to change. mindset or new outlook” and out to the sea. macro-view management by sending the first batch
assume that Con- CCC Vice Chairman to take on a holistic ap- Alvarez said forest, of the river basin systems, of 16 cadets to a month
gress, as the national Secretary Heherson proach in river basin pro- now has new defined including watersheds, for- probation midshipman
board of canvassers, Alvarez said the commis- tection. function which accord- ests, mangroves and riv- orientation at the Philip-
would do its work sion is contemplating to River basins are inter- ing to latest science, is not ers of an island or a prov- pine Merchant Marine
implement a macro-view locking and integrated only a fallback to floods ince or provinces and not Academy (PMMA) in
fast enough so that it
management of river ba- ecosystems, encompass- or even drought but is also look at it under political San Narciso, Zambales.
is not perceived as if PCG spokesperson
it is acting to delay the sins in the country in or- ing the entire land surface considered carbon sinks divisions. There must be
a holistic ecological pres- LTSG Armand Balillo
proclamation of the der to accomplish its vi- dissected and drained by that can be a safeguard
said the cadets were
rightful winners and sion to strengthen the streams and creeks that against the clear danger ervation,” Alvarez added. composed of 13 males
perhaps negotiate preservation of water- flow downhill into one of climate change. Kim Pascual and three females. How-
concessions,”
stressed.
he
Mitra asks SC to junk poll disqualification case ever, when they arrived
in Zambales on the first
Pimentel said PALAWAN Governor-elect Prior to the elections, the SC on “Pepito" Alvarez, due to residency day of orientation, a male
Congress is duty- Abraham Mitra has asked the Su- May 7, 2010 issued a status quo issues. probationary midship-
preme Court to ditch the resolutions ante order enjoining the Comelec Alvarez said Mitra claimed to man resigned bringing
bound to give due the number to 15.
course to reports or of the Commission on Elections dis- from implementing its resolutions be a resident of Aborlan town when
Among the cadets,
complaints of dis- qualifying him from the gubernato- cancelling Mitra’s certificate of can- he was known to live in Puerto nine (eight males and
crepancies, inaccura- rial race due to questions on his resi- didacy (COC), hence allowing Princesa City , which ceased to be one female) are set to take
cies or fraudulent dency. Mitra to be voted upon as guber- a component city of Palawan in Bachelor of Science in
entries in the election In a five-page supplemental pe- natorial 2007. Marine Transportation
results, as contained tition, Mitra, who is represented by candidate, pending resolution of Alvarez said Mitra, a Liberal while six others (four
in the certificates of constitutionalist ex-Sen. Jovito his petition questioning the poll Party bet, violated the Local Gov- males and two females)
canvass (CoCs) from Salonga, urged the high court in- body's decision. ernment Code for failing to estab- are allocated to take
all provinces and ur- stead to affirm his victory as duly The disqualification stemmed lish at least one year of residency Bachelor of Science in
Marine Engineering.
banized cities. elected governor of the province in from the case filed by Mitra’s po- in the province before the May 10
Angelie Escandor
Andres Garcia the May 10 local election. litical rival, businessman Jose automated elections. Ampie Galpo
4 Monday, May 24, 2010 5
Lauren Dyogi.
At naroon din ang
proxy nina Oprah
Winfrey at David
Foster na kabilang
sa mga ninong at
ninang. Dating
member ng Iglesia
Ni Cristo si Charice
pero nag-decide
silang magpabinyag
P300,000 before the masyado nang late P100,000 at nag- at magpakumpil sa
awards night ay ito para ganapin pa. down na pero binawi Catholic rites.
hindi raw naibigay. At ang dami rin nito ang down “Super-super
True ba ito? raw kapalpakan sa payment. busy naman po sila
Pero hindi raw ito mismong awards With this, pero ‘yung
ang nangyari. Wala night. Hindi raw magpapadala na raw tanggapin nila ang
invitation ko..nakita rin kasing publicity
raw perang ibinigay
sa PMPC kaya
nalinis ang venue at
iba ang kulay ng
ng demand letter
ang PMPC sa ko ang reaction nila,
sobrang malaking
Julia Clarete, nagsalita na sa stunt na lang ni
Baron kasi he was
naman nangarag skin ng mga artista
sila noong mismong
awards night na.
na nakikita sa
screen. Nasayang
kinuha nilang
producer.
ano sa akin ‘yon,”
say ni Charice na
kinasangkutang kontrobersya known for that. He
has encountered
many cases na yung
Siguro naman sa PINAGKAGU- Julia ang kanyang
Ang tsika pa sa lamang daw ang tuwang-tuwa sa nga may sexual
rami ng details ko LUHAN ng entertain- istorya at ang mga
amin, humingi ng lahat ng effort ng pagtanggap nina harassment. So,
about this ay hindi ment press ang pangyayaring
tulong ang PMPC mga artistang David Foster at ako, nag-isip ako
RAYVER CRUZ na ako palalabasin issue na naganap naganap noong
president nila kay dumalo dahil hindi Oprah para maging sa pagitan nina nang husto. Alam
ng isang tao diyan gabing yun.
mo, puwede rin
“Nananahimik Manay Letty Celi,
former PMPC
nga naman sila
nakita sa TV na nanghula lang ng
ninong at ninang niy
***
Julia Clarete at “Kasi ang
kasing parang ano,
isusulat. Baron Geisler. nangyari doon, e, di
e, publicity stunt
si Rayver,

BARON GEISLER
president, na gayong gumastos Tuloy na tuloy Sa presscon ng nag-guest siya sa
*** ang Search for the musical movie na amin [Eat Bulaga!] niya na lang kasi
nga may bago nga
pero ikaw Bongga ang
binyag at kumpil ni
Newest Sexbomb “Emir” na ginawa
nitong May 20, sa
bilang contestant ng
siyang indie film, di
Dancers. Kung feel Bebot. Tapos ako
ba?” saad ni Julia.
ang nagbukas Charice Pempengco ninyong mag-try ng Gateway Suites,
Cubao, nagsalita na ang totoong
yung manager niya.
Pakiramdam niya
at ang kapatid niya. inyong luck, puwede E, nung nanalo siya,
ba sinadya ni Baron
ng pintuan Star-studded kasi kayong magwagi ng si Julia sa naturang
insidente, o
nangyari.
Bakit mas pinili
sabi niya sa akin,
na hipuan siya just
ito at bigatin ang half a million peso. 'Ate Jules, may cast
ng intriga” sasabihin ko ng niyang huwag party mamayang “Puwede rin JULIA CLARETE for publicity?
mga ninong at The search is kontrobersiya, sa “May posibilidad
magsalita at gabi at dahil nanalo
‘di ‘wag niyang
ninang. open to 15 to 18 pagitan nila ni magpaliwanag ako, sige invite kita
kasing publicity nung mga tao doon,” Julia pagkasagot na ganun. Ako, puro
lahad ni Julia. niya. haka-haka lang din
palabasin ng bahay. Baron. tungkol sa isyu? sa Taumbayan sa stunt na lang Nang tanungin Ano ang naging
Ito ay kaugnay "I chose to be may Kamuning. naman po,”
*** namin kung totoong reaksiyon niya? Ano paglilinaw niya.
umano sa pang- quiet kasi parang “At saka si Baron ni Baron kasi
CHARICE PEMPENGCO

Naku, ha. hihipo ng aktor sa may nangyaring ang ginawa niya? FORGIVING
Nagkakagulo raw patulan, parang naman, sa Star hipuan, tumango “Sinipa ko. Sabi
ngayon ang Philip-
kanya. Mas pinili ganun. Ayokong Circle pa lang before he was known lang si Julia bilang ko, ‘Oy!’”
BARON. Nag-sorry
kasi ni Julia na patulan yung pa, maliit pa lang ba si Baron sa
pine Movie Press manahimik for that” pagkumpirma. BARON'S kanya?
ginagawang 'yan magka-kilala na So, sa stage
Club dahil sa palpak pagkatapos ng PUBLICITY “Sa TV,” sagot ni
malaking isyu," kami niyan. Kasi
na Star Awards nila naturang insidente Geisler. Kasi late na nangyari ang hipuan? STUNT? Hindi raw Julia.
paglilinaw ni Julia. yung kuya niya, may
recently. at tanging si Baron So, ibig sabihin barkada na naging rin ako nakarating, “Doon nag-start. nagpa-interview si Yung personal na
DAVID lang ang nagbigay malinaw na hindi boyfriend ko. e. Pagdating ko, Umakyat kasi siya Julia after the sorry, wala ba?
Ang tsika sa
SARAH GERONIMO OPRAH FOSTER ng kanyang siya ang nagpakalat Nagkasama rin kami may tama na siya. kumakanta na ako,” incident dahil ayaw “Wala. Nag-text
amin, bigla raw sagot ng TV host-
pahayag tungkol ng isyu na yun? sa mga projects, Tapos ayaw na nga niyang palakihin lang siya the next
Rayver nadamay lang sa kontrobersya with Sarah? dito.
Sa ulat naman na
inilabas ng PEP
“Hindi! Wala,
wala akong imik ni
madami. Matagal na
rin kaming
siyang papanhikin
sa stage, e. Maya-
actress.
Hanggang saan
umabot yung pang-
pa ito.
“Yun na lang.
day. Kasi may tinext
ako sa kanya. Sabi

A NO ba itong Rayver at tinalakan. paghanga mo sa pinagsabihan silang isa. Wala akong magkakilala. E, di maya pinakanta ako Ayoko ring gawing ko, 'Hoy...' Basta
(Philippine Enter- sinabi,” sabi ng okay, punta na rin sa stage. Tapos hihipo ni Baron? ano... Kasi pinag- parang ganun.
si Sarah Nangyari ito sa actor-dancer. dapat ay kumuha tainment Portal), Umabot ba ito sa
mainstay ng Eat ako doon. Kasi tutal umakyat na rin siya. isipan ko rin siya the Tapos nag-text siya,
Geronimo at backstage ng ASAP Nanahimik si sila ng competent nakiusap ang media Bulaga! parang invited E, siyempre alangan pinakamaselang whole night. Tapos ‘Sorry, tol.’ Hindi ko
parang pinapa- XV a few weeks Rayver, pero ikaw na kakausap sa na ibigay niya ang THE REAL naman ako. naman ipagtabuyan bahagi? the following day, na sinagot. Ayoko
ringgan si Rayver back. Pinagsabihan ang nagbukas ng SHOWBIZ producer hindi iyong kanyang panig ng STORY. “Tapos biglang mo ang bata. Tapos “Hindi.” Sa behind sabi ko, 'Bakit kaya nang palakihin.
Cruz sa latest
interview niya kung
si Rayver na tigilan
na nito ang kanyang
pintuan ng intriga.
At ito namang PIZZAZZ kung sinu-sino na
lang na walang
sa gayon ay maging
malinaw sa lahat
Pagkatapos nito ay
isinalaysay na ni
ayun, uminom si
Geisler. Nalasing si
ayun, after noon,
pinauwi na lang siya
(pu”Hmmm...oo!" at
natawa na lang si
may ganung
nangyari?' Puwede
Ayoko nang
patulan.”
saan natanong ang anak. daddy ni Sarah, By Alex Brosas experience. Ang JOBERT CHARO
SUCALDITO RICKY LO SANTOS-CONCIO
hitad tungkol sa Naging issue ang nakakaloka kasi pati talagang palpak daw
mga umiintriga sa confrontation ng bata pinapatulan. umurong ang bukod sa PMPC sila sa gown at Bininyagan si years of age na
kanya. dalawa at talagang Bakit kailangan producer ng president ay ang make-up. Charice at ang babae. Magdala
“Kung sino man pinag-usapan. niyang i-confront si kanilang Star kumuha ng producer At may mga nag- kanyang brother lang ng birth certifi-
‘yon, sa daddy ko, Nakakatawa itong Rayver? Awards kaya wala for the recent Star atrasan na rin daw noong Sabado sa cate, ID, close up
kung sino man siya, si Sarah. At bakit silang pondo noong Awards. na sponsors dahil Immaculate photo at whole body.
alam naman ng Hindi kay Rayver hanggang ngayon mismong awards Nawalan ng nga walang TV Concepcion Cathe- Kung ikaw ay
Diyos kung ano ang nagsimula ang ay hindi pa niya night nila kredibilidad ang coverage. Talagang dral in Pasig. underage, isama
totoo,” sabi ni Sarah tsismis sa inyo na matanggap na nasa kamakailan. Ang PMPC nang hindi pinasoli ang down Present sa okasyon lamang ang iyong
na parang eventually ay tamang edad na si kasunduan daw matuloy ang airing payment na sina ABS-CBN magulang. May
pinatutungkulan si nakarating sa daddy Sarah at natural kasi, magbabayad nila ng 26th Star naibigay na nang president Charo audition sa May 29
Rayver. mo. Ikaw naman lang na magkagusto ng P500,000 ang Awards sa malaman nilang Santos-Concio, Kris at June 1 sa SM
Public knowledge ang unang nagsabi sa lalaki? producer para sa telebisyon the next palpak ang airing Aquino, Boy Pampanga, June 18
naman na na crush mo si Kung ayaw rights ng Star day. At mukhang nito at malabo nang Abunda, Karen and June 22 sa SM
kinompronta na ng Rayver, sa iyong niyang maligawan Awards, ang hindi na matutuloy ipalabas. May nag- Davila, Ricky Lo, Bacoor, June 27 and
dad ni Sarah si bibig nagsimula ang ang anak niya, eh, paunang bayad na ang airing dahil sponsor ng ng Jobert Sucaldito, 29 sa SM Tarlac.
4 Monday, May 24, 2010 5
Lauren Dyogi.
At naroon din ang
proxy nina Oprah
Winfrey at David
Foster na kabilang
sa mga ninong at
ninang. Dating
member ng Iglesia
Ni Cristo si Charice
pero nag-decide
silang magpabinyag
P300,000 before the masyado nang late P100,000 at nag- at magpakumpil sa
awards night ay ito para ganapin pa. down na pero binawi Catholic rites.
hindi raw naibigay. At ang dami rin nito ang down “Super-super
True ba ito? raw kapalpakan sa payment. busy naman po sila
Pero hindi raw ito mismong awards With this, pero ‘yung
ang nangyari. Wala night. Hindi raw magpapadala na raw tanggapin nila ang
invitation ko..nakita rin kasing publicity
raw perang ibinigay
sa PMPC kaya
nalinis ang venue at
iba ang kulay ng
ng demand letter
ang PMPC sa ko ang reaction nila,
sobrang malaking
Julia Clarete, nagsalita na sa stunt na lang ni
Baron kasi he was
naman nangarag skin ng mga artista
sila noong mismong
awards night na.
na nakikita sa
screen. Nasayang
kinuha nilang
producer.
ano sa akin ‘yon,”
say ni Charice na
kinasangkutang kontrobersya known for that. He
has encountered
many cases na yung
Siguro naman sa PINAGKAGU- Julia ang kanyang
Ang tsika pa sa lamang daw ang tuwang-tuwa sa nga may sexual
rami ng details ko LUHAN ng entertain- istorya at ang mga
amin, humingi ng lahat ng effort ng pagtanggap nina harassment. So,
about this ay hindi ment press ang pangyayaring
tulong ang PMPC mga artistang David Foster at ako, nag-isip ako
RAYVER CRUZ na ako palalabasin issue na naganap naganap noong
president nila kay dumalo dahil hindi Oprah para maging sa pagitan nina nang husto. Alam
ng isang tao diyan gabing yun.
mo, puwede rin
“Nananahimik Manay Letty Celi,
former PMPC
nga naman sila
nakita sa TV na nanghula lang ng
ninong at ninang niy
***
Julia Clarete at “Kasi ang
kasing parang ano,
isusulat. Baron Geisler. nangyari doon, e, di
e, publicity stunt
si Rayver,

BARON GEISLER
president, na gayong gumastos Tuloy na tuloy Sa presscon ng nag-guest siya sa
*** ang Search for the musical movie na amin [Eat Bulaga!] niya na lang kasi
nga may bago nga
pero ikaw Bongga ang
binyag at kumpil ni
Newest Sexbomb “Emir” na ginawa
nitong May 20, sa
bilang contestant ng
siyang indie film, di
Dancers. Kung feel Bebot. Tapos ako
ba?” saad ni Julia.
ang nagbukas Charice Pempengco ninyong mag-try ng Gateway Suites,
Cubao, nagsalita na ang totoong
yung manager niya.
Pakiramdam niya
at ang kapatid niya. inyong luck, puwede E, nung nanalo siya,
ba sinadya ni Baron
ng pintuan Star-studded kasi kayong magwagi ng si Julia sa naturang
insidente, o
nangyari.
Bakit mas pinili
sabi niya sa akin,
na hipuan siya just
ito at bigatin ang half a million peso. 'Ate Jules, may cast
ng intriga” sasabihin ko ng niyang huwag party mamayang “Puwede rin JULIA CLARETE for publicity?
mga ninong at The search is kontrobersiya, sa “May posibilidad
magsalita at gabi at dahil nanalo
‘di ‘wag niyang
ninang. open to 15 to 18 pagitan nila ni magpaliwanag ako, sige invite kita
kasing publicity nung mga tao doon,” Julia pagkasagot na ganun. Ako, puro
lahad ni Julia. niya. haka-haka lang din
palabasin ng bahay. Baron. tungkol sa isyu? sa Taumbayan sa stunt na lang Nang tanungin Ano ang naging
Ito ay kaugnay "I chose to be may Kamuning. naman po,”
*** namin kung totoong reaksiyon niya? Ano paglilinaw niya.
umano sa pang- quiet kasi parang “At saka si Baron ni Baron kasi
CHARICE PEMPENGCO

Naku, ha. hihipo ng aktor sa may nangyaring ang ginawa niya? FORGIVING
Nagkakagulo raw patulan, parang naman, sa Star hipuan, tumango “Sinipa ko. Sabi
ngayon ang Philip-
kanya. Mas pinili ganun. Ayokong Circle pa lang before he was known lang si Julia bilang ko, ‘Oy!’”
BARON. Nag-sorry
kasi ni Julia na patulan yung pa, maliit pa lang ba si Baron sa
pine Movie Press manahimik for that” pagkumpirma. BARON'S kanya?
ginagawang 'yan magka-kilala na So, sa stage
Club dahil sa palpak pagkatapos ng PUBLICITY “Sa TV,” sagot ni
malaking isyu," kami niyan. Kasi
na Star Awards nila naturang insidente Geisler. Kasi late na nangyari ang hipuan? STUNT? Hindi raw Julia.
paglilinaw ni Julia. yung kuya niya, may
recently. at tanging si Baron So, ibig sabihin barkada na naging rin ako nakarating, “Doon nag-start. nagpa-interview si Yung personal na
DAVID lang ang nagbigay malinaw na hindi boyfriend ko. e. Pagdating ko, Umakyat kasi siya Julia after the sorry, wala ba?
Ang tsika sa
SARAH GERONIMO OPRAH FOSTER ng kanyang siya ang nagpakalat Nagkasama rin kami may tama na siya. kumakanta na ako,” incident dahil ayaw “Wala. Nag-text
amin, bigla raw sagot ng TV host-
pahayag tungkol ng isyu na yun? sa mga projects, Tapos ayaw na nga niyang palakihin lang siya the next
Rayver nadamay lang sa kontrobersya with Sarah? dito.
Sa ulat naman na
inilabas ng PEP
“Hindi! Wala,
wala akong imik ni
madami. Matagal na
rin kaming
siyang papanhikin
sa stage, e. Maya-
actress.
Hanggang saan
umabot yung pang-
pa ito.
“Yun na lang.
day. Kasi may tinext
ako sa kanya. Sabi

A NO ba itong Rayver at tinalakan. paghanga mo sa pinagsabihan silang isa. Wala akong magkakilala. E, di maya pinakanta ako Ayoko ring gawing ko, 'Hoy...' Basta
(Philippine Enter- sinabi,” sabi ng okay, punta na rin sa stage. Tapos hihipo ni Baron? ano... Kasi pinag- parang ganun.
si Sarah Nangyari ito sa actor-dancer. dapat ay kumuha tainment Portal), Umabot ba ito sa
mainstay ng Eat ako doon. Kasi tutal umakyat na rin siya. isipan ko rin siya the Tapos nag-text siya,
Geronimo at backstage ng ASAP Nanahimik si sila ng competent nakiusap ang media Bulaga! parang invited E, siyempre alangan pinakamaselang whole night. Tapos ‘Sorry, tol.’ Hindi ko
parang pinapa- XV a few weeks Rayver, pero ikaw na kakausap sa na ibigay niya ang THE REAL naman ako. naman ipagtabuyan bahagi? the following day, na sinagot. Ayoko
ringgan si Rayver back. Pinagsabihan ang nagbukas ng SHOWBIZ producer hindi iyong kanyang panig ng STORY. “Tapos biglang mo ang bata. Tapos “Hindi.” Sa behind sabi ko, 'Bakit kaya nang palakihin.
Cruz sa latest
interview niya kung
si Rayver na tigilan
na nito ang kanyang
pintuan ng intriga.
At ito namang PIZZAZZ kung sinu-sino na
lang na walang
sa gayon ay maging
malinaw sa lahat
Pagkatapos nito ay
isinalaysay na ni
ayun, uminom si
Geisler. Nalasing si
ayun, after noon,
pinauwi na lang siya
(pu”Hmmm...oo!" at
natawa na lang si
may ganung
nangyari?' Puwede
Ayoko nang
patulan.”
saan natanong ang anak. daddy ni Sarah, By Alex Brosas experience. Ang JOBERT CHARO
SUCALDITO RICKY LO SANTOS-CONCIO
hitad tungkol sa Naging issue ang nakakaloka kasi pati talagang palpak daw
mga umiintriga sa confrontation ng bata pinapatulan. umurong ang bukod sa PMPC sila sa gown at Bininyagan si years of age na
kanya. dalawa at talagang Bakit kailangan producer ng president ay ang make-up. Charice at ang babae. Magdala
“Kung sino man pinag-usapan. niyang i-confront si kanilang Star kumuha ng producer At may mga nag- kanyang brother lang ng birth certifi-
‘yon, sa daddy ko, Nakakatawa itong Rayver? Awards kaya wala for the recent Star atrasan na rin daw noong Sabado sa cate, ID, close up
kung sino man siya, si Sarah. At bakit silang pondo noong Awards. na sponsors dahil Immaculate photo at whole body.
alam naman ng Hindi kay Rayver hanggang ngayon mismong awards Nawalan ng nga walang TV Concepcion Cathe- Kung ikaw ay
Diyos kung ano ang nagsimula ang ay hindi pa niya night nila kredibilidad ang coverage. Talagang dral in Pasig. underage, isama
totoo,” sabi ni Sarah tsismis sa inyo na matanggap na nasa kamakailan. Ang PMPC nang hindi pinasoli ang down Present sa okasyon lamang ang iyong
na parang eventually ay tamang edad na si kasunduan daw matuloy ang airing payment na sina ABS-CBN magulang. May
pinatutungkulan si nakarating sa daddy Sarah at natural kasi, magbabayad nila ng 26th Star naibigay na nang president Charo audition sa May 29
Rayver. mo. Ikaw naman lang na magkagusto ng P500,000 ang Awards sa malaman nilang Santos-Concio, Kris at June 1 sa SM
Public knowledge ang unang nagsabi sa lalaki? producer para sa telebisyon the next palpak ang airing Aquino, Boy Pampanga, June 18
naman na na crush mo si Kung ayaw rights ng Star day. At mukhang nito at malabo nang Abunda, Karen and June 22 sa SM
kinompronta na ng Rayver, sa iyong niyang maligawan Awards, ang hindi na matutuloy ipalabas. May nag- Davila, Ricky Lo, Bacoor, June 27 and
dad ni Sarah si bibig nagsimula ang ang anak niya, eh, paunang bayad na ang airing dahil sponsor ng ng Jobert Sucaldito, 29 sa SM Tarlac.
6 Monday, May 24, 2010

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32.
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Manila Doctors holds


ALL mothers have another reason to smile. Dur-
ing the recent celebration of Mother's Day and to
patient screening
show appreciation of their continued patronage, the THE Manila Doctors Hospital (MDH) is
Manila Doctors Hospital (MDH) gave simple tokens currently holding a patient screening for their
to all the mothers confined at the MDH last May 9. It in-house medical mission for free operation
has been the Hospital's yearly endeavor to celebrate on goiter until May 31. Patient screenings
and recognize the role of all mothers on their special are conducted from Tuesdays to Fridays from
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Globe holds climate change forum for employees
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One of the leading centers of health and wellness tors Hospital is a Metrobank Foundation the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) Philippines. It aims to strengthen the company’s
in the Philippines, the Manila Doctors Hospital is a healthcare subsidiary. The Foundation ac- environmental sustainability efforts. Organized by Globe Bridging Communities
Metrobank Foundation healthcare subsidiary. The tively supports the Hospital's operations and (Globe BridgeCom), the corporate social responsibility arm of Globe, the forum
Foundation actively supports the Hospital's opera- provides funds for a wide array of social ser- also looked at various initiatives that can be done to reduce the carbon footprint
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services, which includes subsidies for in-house charity charity patients, outreach programs and product management. The forum was led by WWF Philippines Chief Executive
patients, outreach programs and health-related in- health-related interventions in adopted com- Officer Jose Ma. Lorenzo Tan. The Lifeboats and Lifelines forum is part of the
terventions in adopted communities, and research. munities, and research. The Hospital was total environmental sustainability program of Globe dubbed as Globe Goes
The Hospital was recently recertified as an ISO recently recertified as an ISO 9001:2000 in- Green. Photo shows Tan explaining to Globe employees how climate change
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Corteza defeats Lo;


rules US Open 10-ball tilt
FILIPINO Lee Van “The ciation (WPBA) following his sec-
Slayer” Corteza defeated Chinese ond back-to-back international
Hi Wen-lo , 13-12, in their rematch titles. He captured the 1st Annual
on the final to rules the just con- Hard Times-Mezz Cues 10-Ball
cluded 2010 US Open 10-ball Open title at the Hard Times Bil-
championship at the Riviera Hotel liards in Bellflower, Los Angeles,
and Casino in Las Vegas Nevada, California, USA, two weeks ago.
USA yesterday. Lo, on the other hand settled
“Winning a tournament runner-up purse of $12,500 while
wherein you have to compete 3rd placer gets Boening $8,500
against the world's bests players and fourth placer another Filipino
is a very big accomplishment, and bet Francisco “Django”
I'm very happy for this win,” said Bustamante went home $5,700.
Corteza, the top player of Jonathan “I've hoped and prayed hard
DOWN BUT NOT OUT Sy's Negros Billiard Stable. enough to win this crown for my
Coca-Cola Tiger Gary David goes down with the ball as “I got my confidence after win- countrymen as well as my boss
he struggles againts Roger Yap and Jordan Salvador ning against Van Boening Jonathan (Sy) who has been help-
both from B-Meg. TUNYING PEÑAREDONDO (Shane),” said Corteza, who also ing me compete abroad,” added
edged American hopeful Shane Corteza.
“The South Dakota Kid” Van “Once again, congratulations
Jose, Amorsolo advance in invitational tourney Boening, 9-8, in their loser's side Van-Van (Corteza). You have
TOURNAMENT favorites Noelito Jose Jr. of nas of Cagayan de Oro beat Mar Vasadre of encounter to take the last final made every Filipino proud of your
Valenzuela City and Christian Amorsolo of Iloilo Mt. Province, while Julius Bryan of Tagbilaran berth. triumph,” long-time benefactor
City trounced their respective rivals to dispute meets John Cyril Enriquez of Cebu in the fi- Aside from getting the top prize sportsman/businessman
the coveted crown of Arnis Bulilit and Batang nals, the winner over Sheldon Jose and Kurt of $20,000, the feat made Corteza BMPAP co-founder Jonathan Sy,
Arnis Invitational Tournament yesterday at the Arthur Nieste of Iloilo City. ranked No. 5 in the world based the president of the rising Negros
Robinsons' Otis in Pandacan, Manila. Meanwhile, Reggie Jet Sanchez of Cebu on the latest rankings released Billiards Stable (NBS) said of the
Jose routed John Lerry Tagarian of Manila goes up against Arjay Tibangay of Baguio by the World Pool Billiard Asso- top player of NBS.
and Christofer Tanala of Iloilo to arrange a for the bantamweight crown, while Jefferson
titular showdown with Amorsolo, who Baneg of Mt. Province faces teammate Elmer
brought downed Christian Barredo and Banati for the featherweight belt. Walk-out incident
Dominick Barrion, both from Batangas City, In the distaff side, Shaira Jane Salingbay KAUUWI lang ng San Beda
in the Boys flyweight division for ages 12 to beat Jessque Mary Bituon of Iloilo to take the Red Lions galing sa kanilang US
17 in the full contact event. lead in their race-to-3 match-up for the fly- trip, pero sinalubong na agad sila
In the pinweight division, Edward Sali- weight crown. ng isang ma-kontrobersyal na laro
sa Fil Oil/Flying V summer league.
Perez keeps IBF Juvic seeks 2nd win Halos magkarambulan sa laro
ng San Beda at Letran nung
bantam belt with in a row at Forest Hills sabado sa Arena nung
magkaharap ang dalawang magkaribal na teams sa NCAA.
JUVIC PAGUNSAN Richard Sinfuego.
majority draw hopes to get going again He will be up against
Hindi pa yan NCAA, pero hayan at mainit na sila.
Hindi man natuloy ang suntukan, nagkaroon naman ng walk-
starting Wednesday as he practically the same field,
LOS ANGELES — Yonnhy out.
goes for a second straight including Jay Bayron, who
Perez of Colombia retained his victory on the ICTSI-Phil- beat Marvin Dumandan by Matapos ang ejection nina SBC asstistant coach Ed Cordero
IBF bantamweight title in an ippine Golf Tour in the two in last year ’s staging at Letran coach Louie Alas, nauwi naman sa walkout ang laro
entertaining majority draw ICTSI Forest Hills Champi- of the P1-million event serv- mula sa kampo ng Letran.
against Mexico's Abner Mares onship at the challenging ing as the fourth leg of this Naglabasan papuntang dugout ang players at coaching staff
on Saturday. par-71 Forest Hills Golf year ’s ICTSI-Philippine ng Knights pati na rin ang audience nila ay naglabasan rin ng
Although both fighters re- Club in Antipolo. Golf Tour. Arena.
ceived the first blemish on their Fresh from his runaway For one, Bayron will be Hindi na sila bumalik kaya nanalo na rin ang Red Lions.
pro records, Perez kept his belt triumph in last week’s out to atone for his dismal Isa lang ang masasabi namin—tiyak na mainitan ang magiging
on the undercard of Israel ICTSI-Riviera Classic, joint 24th place finish at laban ng dalawang teams na yan sa NCAA.
Vazquez's fourth fight with Pagunsan is expected to Riviera where he groped for ***
Rafael Marquez at Staples flaunt the same form he form right in the first day Sa ngayon, hindi pa namin alam kung ano ang magiging parusa
Center. showed in dominating the and struggled to make the ng Letran sa ginawa nila.
Two judges scored the fight cream of the crowd at cut in a big letdown from a Hindi pa rin kami sigurado kung maglalaro pa ang Knights
114-114, while a third favored Riviera where he posted an player who just came from sa Fil Oil/Flying V.
Mares 115-113. eight-under 208 to run a string of runner-up fin- ***
"I won this fight," Perez said away with a six-shot vic- ishes on the Mercedes Benz Matagal na yang mainitan na rivalry ng San Beda at Letran sa
through a translator. "It was tory over Danny Zarate and Tour. NCAA.
not a draw. I'm willing to fight A few years ago, nagkaroon pa yan ng batuhan ng bote at
a rematch, but it's up to my pro- Magic nears end after Game 3 loss murahan ng mga alumni at coaches sa Arena.
moters. He's a good fighter, but BOSTON — From start to finish, the Orlando Magic Ang mga alumni, madalas din na nai-involve sa gulo.
he never hurt me." were several steps and far too many points behind the Kasi naman, ganun ka-intense ang pagmamahal nila sa
Perez (20-0-1) was in con- determined Boston Celtics. kanilang Alma Mater.
trol for most of the middle That domination happened in Game 3 of the Eastern Kaya yung iba, kahit na detitulo pa o mga executives pa sila,
rounds of his first title defense, Conference finals yesterday (Saturday night in the US). nawawala ang poise nila kapag nanonood na sila ng laro.
moving Mares around the ring. And it can happen for the entire series if the Celtics Ganyan din naman sa UAAP.
But Mares (20-0-1) gave a complete a sweep Monday night. Kesehodang naka-barong sila o Amerikana, kapag naapi ang
slightly flashier performance, The team that rolled through the first two rounds team nila sa tawag ng mga referees o kapag natira ang player
getting off to a strong start and against Charlotte and Atlanta without a loss was handed nila habang naglalaro, kahit anong oras ay naka-ready sila na
closing with an entertaining a 94-71 beating by the focused and energetic Celtics, a ipakita ang kanilang poot.
finish to his first title shot. team that was supposedly too old but showed youthful Yan ang pagmamahal sa school.
energy throughout the game.
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