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    Asian American Sports With Rick Quan: Michelle Wie Interview

        After a few rough years on the LPGA tour, former teen sensation Michelle Wie appears to have her career back on track. Find out how she is turning things around on the golf course and why she is prepared for a zombie apocalypse. 

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    The 18th Annual Kaiser Permanente San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival Takes Place September 14-15

    18th Annual Kaiser Permanente San Francisco International Dragon Boat Festival Saturday & Sunday, September 14 & 15, 2013 on Treasure Island Both days feature racing from 8am – 5pm, and an on-land festival of cultural entertainment, delicious food, and extensive children and family activities, from 10am – […]

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  • Performers from Kaulana Na Pua O Hawaii.A Polynesian Heritage Night performance on the field at AT&T Park.

    Polynesian Heritage Night at AT&T Park

    The SF Giants hosted Polynesian Heritage Night against the Pittsburgh Pirates last week on Orange Friday in the second game of a four game series.Special event festivities started at 5pm in Seals Plaza, which included Island Music from Pacific Vibes (OZCAT Radio 89.5FM), a Polynesian instrumental, two Polynesian group […]

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    NASCAR Welcomes First Filipino American Driver

        With over 10 years of racing experience, Don Pastor made history earlier this year as the first Filipino American driver admitted to compete in Euro National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR), the European expansion of the popular US-based series. This year […]

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    Asian American Sports Spotlight: Norm Chow

          As the first Asian American head coach of a major college football program, Norm Chow talks about his 40 year coaching career. How despite his great success with some of the biggest names in college football, did not get a chance to […]

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    Help Fund Linsanity: The Movie Documentary

    Linsanity: the Movie   The documentary that began filming long before Linsanity became a pop culture reference. American’s favorite unlikely sports hero.   Before the glossy magazine covers and marriage proposals from “Linsane” fans, Jeremy Lin was a quiet NBA journeyman, so unknown to the […]

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    Money where your Mouth is: Pacquiao vs Marquez

        By-  Ivan V. Natividad Las Vegas, Nev.-  Tonight Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez meet for a fourth, and final bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.  Considering the history between the two welterweights (2 close, controversial wins for Pacquiao and a […]

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    Pacquiao-Marquez Weigh-In

        By- Ivan V. Natividad Las Vegas, Nev.- Manny Pacquiao weighed in at 147-pounds, four-pounds heavier than his opponent Juan Manuel Marquez, who came in at 143.1-pounds.  This may give Pacquiao a 4-7 pound weight advantage come tomorrow night when the duo look to […]

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  • Lou Seal energizes the crowd with his grass skirt, ukulele, shades, and of course 2010 World Series Championship ring. Photo by Michael Jeong.

    SF Giants Celebrate Polynesian Community

    Last Wednesday, the San Francisco Giants hosted Polynesian Heritage Night. After the Giants won the first two games of a four game series against the Colorado Rockies, Polynesian Heritage ticket-holders were excited to celebrate Polynesian culture with song, dance, food, and of course another hopeful SF Giants […]

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    SF Giants Pay Tribute to Bruce Lee

    He paved the way for stars like Jackie Chan, Jean-Claude Van Damme, and Steven Seagal.   The first true action star of the silver screen was Martial Arts expert Bruce Lee.  The San Francisco native starred in five films in his brilliant but brief career that […]

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