Star changes name to Magnolia Hotshots

first_imgJake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ LATEST STORIES MOST READ “It’s a challenge for the team because every time we switch names, we always become champions,” said Magnolia team manager Alvin Patrimonio. “It’s an exciting season again with a new logo and a new team name.”Coach Chito Victolero said that the Hotshots are more than ready to live up to the task as they enter the 43rd season of the PBA with high expectations.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’SPORTSBack on the throne“It’s a new challenge, not just for me but the whole coaching staff and the players. But we’ll work hard so that we could improve our team,” he said.The Hotshots are coming off a successful season where the team reached the semifinals in all three conferences. Coco’s house rules on ‘Probinsyano’ set Jo Koy: My brain always wants to think funny Magnolia Hotshots. Photo by Randolph B. LeongsonThe Star Hotshots is now the Magnolia Hotshots.The Purefoods management announced the news on Monday in a press conference at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.ADVERTISEMENT Game 1 hero Go deflects credit to Ravena, Eagles Kiss-and-tell matinee idol’s conquests: True stories or tall tales? It’s too early to present Duterte’s ‘legacy’ – Lacsoncenter_img Coco’s house rules on ‘Probinsyano’ set Jake says relationship with Shaina ‘goes beyond physical attraction’ OSG plea to revoke ABS-CBN franchise ‘a duplicitous move’ – Lacson View comments Magnolia last trotted out a team in the PBA back in 2008, where the now-San Miguel Beermen played under the name of Magnolia Beverage Masters.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Tropical Storm Ursula slightly accelerates PLAY LIST 10:19Tropical Storm Ursula slightly accelerates11:41Typhoon Ursula makes landfall over Eastern Samar00:50Trending Articles02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Margot Robbie talks about filming ‘Bombshell’s’ disturbing sexual harassment scenelast_img read more

Belingon dominates Nguyen for ONE interim bantamweight belt

first_img“To my team this is an honor and this is a great feeling,” said Belingon. “And I’m a champion.”“I trained hard for this fight to get this belt and I’m proud to say I’m one of the champions in the Philippines with Geje and [heavyweight champion] Brandon [Vera].”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’ Kevin Belingon’s entrance (part 1). #ONEFightNight pic.twitter.com/0ltpcDyIAB— Bong Lozada (@BLozadaINQ) July 27, 2018 LATEST STORIES Belingon continued to stuff Nguyen’s takedown attempts and dictated the tempo of the first two rounds through his striking.It was in the third round when Belingon found a breakthrough, landing devastating combinations to the head of Nguyen.Belingon kept Nguyen off track with unorthodox striking patterns in the third but scored with a spinning heel kick later in the round.Nguyen tried his takedowns early in the fifth round but had little success as Belingon continued to stuff it.ADVERTISEMENT Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award MOST READ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team Belingon then connected with his best combination in the fight sending four straight punches to the face of Nguyen and finishing it off with a spinning heel kick.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next View comments In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’center_img Kevin Belingon is the new ONE world champion. Photo by Tristan Tamayo/INQUIRER.netKevin Belingon added another golden strap to the mythos of Team Lakay after dominating Martin Nguyen for five rounds to earn the ONE interim bantamweight title Friday at Mall of Asia Arena.The 30-year-old Belingon joined ONE flyweight champion Geje Eustaquio as current titlists under Team Lakay, which had Honorio Banario and Eduard Folayang as former holders of ONE Championship gold.ADVERTISEMENT ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced 2020 Tokyo Olympics consider daylight saving to beat heat Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to West Lacson: Calamity fund cut; where did P4 billion go? Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWslast_img read more