Kaya FC Might be Iloilo’s Best Chance to be a Real “Football Capital”

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If you ever wondered how Iloilo became the “Football Capital of the Philippines,” you can thank Paulino Alcantara for it. He’s a Spanish-Filipino player born and raised in Barotac Nuevo, and is the only Filipino to have ever played for La Liga’s top-tier club FC Barcelona, where he scored 369 goals in 357 of the.. Read more

How Pro Wrestling Can Make You a Better Ilonggo

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The Science of ‘Tapungulay’: The Rise (and Possible Future) of Ilonggo MMA

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Like ‘Pacquiao’: Marvin Gumban’s Second Chance at Relevance

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It feels strange to lift a quote from one of my earlier stories here in Project Iloilo because it makes me

Dinagyang Bastonero 2015: Making the Burgeoning Art of Arnis ‘Cool’ Again

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Ilonggo Boxers Do the City Proud in UnCaged 2.0

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It’s a Hard ‘Box’ Life: Stories of Ilonggo Boxers, as Told in 1,500 Words

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“Testingan ko pa kung diin pa ako hasta subong eh.” These are steely words of determination that John