Sports News Roundup for 15 to 21 January 2017

Mon Fernandez is a PSC Commissioner

Mon Fernandez (Photo courtesy of

Sun Star reports: “Mon Fernandez is one of four Phil. Sports Commission (PSC) commisioners that include Charles Maxey, Celia Kiram and Arnold Agustin.”

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Indonesian Fighter Wants a ONE Rematch vs Team Lakay’s Kelly

Sunoto (L) and Edward Kelly (R) (Photo courtesy of PhilStar)
In last December’s ONE Championship, the Filipino fighter Edward Kelly of Team Lakay defeated Indonesia’s Sunoto, and now Sunoto wants a rematch.
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Wesley So’s Winning Streak Continues

Wesley So (Screengrab from Tata Steel Chess YouTube via
According to Rappler, “So maintains his lead at the 2017 Tata Steel Chess Tournament after 7 rounds with a draw against Pavel Eljanov,” last Saturday.
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