first_imgMercito Gesta is back on the winning track after beating American Roberto Manzanarez via majority decision, 95-95, 96-94, 96-94, at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino.After losing in his first and only World title fight against Jorge Linares last January, Gesta (32-2-2) captured the North American Boxing Organization’s, one of the WBO’s regional bodies, lightweight title.ADVERTISEMENT In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ China population now over 1.4 billion as birthrate falls LATEST STORIES Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Steam emission over Taal’s main crater ‘steady’ for past 24 hours Dave Chappelle donates P1 million to Taal relief operations Winfrey details her decision to withdraw from Simmons film Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextcenter_img Gesta, who stands at 5-foot-7 managed to overcome the 6-foot Manzanarez’ height advantage and was the aggressor in the first five rounds.Manzanarez eventually suffered a cut around his right eye at the end of the fifth round.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crownGesta’s momentum slowed down in the last five rounds after Manzanarez adjusted and used his reach advantage against the Filipino. Jury of 7 men, 5 women selected for Weinstein rape trial Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ 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 View comments DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Pablo rallies for volleyball national team selection: ‘They deserved to be chosen’last_img read more

first_imgManchester United have declined to comment on reports that the club have held talks with representatives of Jose Mourinho.On Friday evening it was reported by the BBC and the Manchester Evening News that discussions have taken place.Mourinho, who left Chelsea in December, is widely expected to be considered a contender for the role of United manager should Louis van Gaal depart Old Trafford in the summer.United offered no response to the report, the latest to link Mourinho with Van Gaal’s job.Van Gaal has a year remaining on his contract after this season, in which he has attracted considerable criticism for the defensive, slow and possession-based style he has brought to United.Rivals Manchester City announced on Monday that Bayern Munich’s former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola will become their manager in the summer, and United will not want to lose ground on their neighbours. Jose Mourinho 1last_img read more

first_imgAn alert has been raised by the Letterkenny Chamber over fake bank notes being used in the local area. Two young girls were caught in a shop on Thursday night attempting to buy goods with Northern Irish Sterling notes.However, an eagle-eyed shop assistant spotted that the £20 notes were fake. The girls fled the store as soon as the Manager was called.  Letterkenny’s Shop LK team have warned business owners to remind their staff to be vigilant about bank notes and take necessary steps to check all cash.Business owners warned to look out for forged notes was last modified: August 25th, 2018 by Rachel McLaughlinShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)last_img read more