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2011 PBA Annual Rookie Draft Results.


Casio, Lee top PBA Rookie Draft Class of 2011Hontiveros back with Petron By BRIAN YALUNG August 28, 2011, 7:25pm MANILA, Philippines – There were minimal surprises in the 2011 PBA Rookie Draft and much of the eye-openers were really on the trades that were consummated prior to the actual draft over at the Robinson’s Place in Ermita.
Indeed, it was a rainy event that saw several teams such as Meralco, Powerade, TnT, Barako Bull and Petron cop veterans to beef up their respective rosters and get a chance to recruit some players in the draft.
Meralco, Powerade and TnT completed a three-team deal which saw Meralco acquire the Texters number 7 pick in the first round. The deal also saw the Bolts add former TnT enforcer Mark Yee and shooter Mark Macapagal (formerly of the Powerade Tigers) to their roster.
TnT on the other hand received Shawn Weistein and BamBam Gamalinda, while Powerade got Chris Timberlake and Ogie Menor. Powerade also got the last pick of the s…

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Nido Petroleum to acquire additional seismic over Pawikan lead in SC 54B, offshore Philippines

Philippines: Nido Petroleum to acquire additional seismic over Pawikan lead in SC 54B, offshore Philippines
21 Aug 2011 JV partner Kairiki Energy reports that, the recent discovery of a 187 metre hydrocarbon column in the Gindara-1 well in SC 54B, although not commercial, has highlighted the exploration prospectivity of the block when considered in combination with the potentially encouraging results from the reprocessing of seismic over the central and southern parts of the SC 54B permit. The Pawikan lead in the southern part of the block has been identified on existing regional seismic data and is estimated by the Operator to have the potential to contain 700+ mln bbls oil (in-place, unrisked).

The Operator, Nido Petroleum, has advised Kairiki that it is currently reviewing the opportunity to acquire further 2D seismic in the next few months over the Pawikan lead utilising a seismic vessel that may be in the area at that time. This additional seismic, which would be cost effective, is …

PXC 26 Results.

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Harris Sarmiento surprisingly dominated Ronnie Borja with ground tactics to win the PXC lightweight belt.

Filipino fighters eyebig wins in PXC 26
(The Philippine Star) Updated August 20, 2011 12:00 AM
MANILA, Philippines - Young Ali Cali from Mindanao faces his biggest test yet when he battles mixed martial arts veteran Josh Alvarez of Guam tonight in one of the featured matches in the Pacific X-Treme Combat 26 at the Newport Performing Arts Theater of Resorts World Manila.
Alvarez debuted before Filipino MMA fans last June in PXC 24 and used his grappling skills to beat another local fighter, former boxer Rogelito “Nonoy” Plomeda, via submission.

“My goal is to defeat him. I don’t like to be his next victim,” said Cali, a 20-year-old native of Davao, known for his striking prowess and great endurance. Plomeda, meanwhile, tries to bounce back from that humiliating defeat when he battles Gene Eustaquio in an …

Poon-Tang Pie! Lol.


Cult of Personality.