THE rewards, monetary or in kind, continue to pour in for weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz and three other Tokyo Games heroes - incentives which Deputy Speaker Mikee Romero (1Pacman Partylist) said they fully deserved."The rewards they have received and to be received were ...
Sep 12, 2021
MANSUETO "Onyok" Velasco was honored by the House of Representatives with its members also giving cash incentives to the Filipino boxer who got a silver medal in the 1996 Olympics.On Tuesday, Velasco received the Congressional Certificate of Recognition from House Speaker ...
Sep 7, 2021
DEPUTY Speaker Mikee Romero welcomed the land donation for the proposed state-of-the-art Philippine Sports Training Center (PSTC)."Being one of the authors of the law that creates the establishment of a modern sports complex, I am honored that our ...
May 24, 2021
ANGE Kouame and Bienve Maranon took another step closer to gaining Filipino citizenship after their naturalization bills were approved in the Senate committee level.The Senate Committee on Justice and Human Rights, chaired by Sen. Dick Gordon, cleared the passing of both ...
Feb 24, 2021
THE House of Representatives has unanimously approved the naturalization bills for Ange Kouame and Bienve Maranon on third and final reading on Tuesday.The House Plenary's decision grants the Ivorian center and the Spanish striker Filipino citizenship in the hope ...
Feb 16, 2021
ANGE Kouame's naturalization bill has passed through the second reading in the House of Representatives.The House Plenary approved House Bill No. 8632 on Monday which seeks to give Filipino citizenship to the Ivorian center, putting him a step closer ...
Feb 9, 2021
IVORIAN center Angelo Kouame and Spanish striker Bienvenido Marañon are one step closer to gaining Filipino citizenship.The House Committee on Justice has formally approved the committee reports seeking naturalization for the two athletes on Thursday, with the House Plenary about ...
Feb 4, 2021
LOS ANGELES - LeBron James and his Los Angeles Lakers teammates were already upset after a Wisconsin prosecutor on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) decided not to charge a police officer who shot a Black man last year.Then came Wednesday when a violent ...
Jan 8, 2021
SAMAHANG Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) chairman Sen. Sonny Angara is hopeful that Ange Kouame can secure his Filipino citizenship in time for the third window of the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers in February.Reacting to the news of the Justice Committee ...
Dec 2, 2020
CHANCES are the Gilas Pilipinas team which will see action in the November window of the 2021 Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers won't just be an all-cadets squad but also an all-local one.Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) special ...
Nov 14, 2020
MONTHLY allowances of national athletes and coaches that were slashed in half since July because of the Covid-19 pandemic are expected to revert to 100 percent starting next week, according to Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Rep. Abraham "Bambol" Tolentino.Tolentino ...
Nov 5, 2020
NOW that Andre Blatche is out and Fil-Ams Christian Standhardinger and Stanley Pringle are inside the Clark bubble in Pampanga, Gilas Pilipinas is without a naturalized player option heading to the next window of the Fiba Asia Cup qualifiers. But there ...
Oct 23, 2020
END of an era.On Thursday, the sports arm of the embattled media network ABS-CBN announced that it would cease operations - part of a company-wide series of layoffs to stem its financial losses.Sports head Dino Laurena confirmed the news ...
Jul 16, 2020
ABS-CBN'S sports production department will cease operations after the non-renewal of the giant network's franchise, SPIN.ph learned on Thursday.The network announced on Wednesday that it will implement a retrenchment program on some of its businesses effective ...
Jul 16, 2020
THE NCAA is taking a wait-and-see approach with regards to its future with television partner ABS-CBN following the House of Representatives' decision to deny the beleaguered network a new franchise on Friday.NCAA Management Committee chair Fr. Vic ...
Jul 11, 2020
FOR the first time since 2000, UAAP may no longer be calling ABS-CBN as its home network.That's the tough reality the league is facing following the House of Representatives' decision to deny the television giant a new ...
Jul 11, 2020
SPORTS will not be spared as the country deals with the fallout from ABS-CBN staying off the air, some fear for good.The embattled media giant happens to be the broadcast partner of some of the country's biggest sports ...
Jul 10, 2020
PERSONALITIES from the world of sports joined the uproar after a Congress committee voted to deny media giant ABS-CBN's bid for a new franchise on Friday.After weeks of deliberations, the House Committee on Legislative Franchises voted 70-11 ...
Jul 10, 2020
Apparently, someone from the House of Representatives thought that giving netizens a blank canvas was a good idea.Speaker Alan Peter Cayetano, Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea, and other lawmakers recently jumped on the social media bandwagon of healthcare workers pleading for people ...
Mar 24, 2020
AS the debate on a potential House Bill to ban foreign players in college league rages on, a team official of San Beda expressed pride that their former players have come a long way thanks to the education they got from the ...
Oct 3, 2019
PHOENIX - Former major league pitcher Curt Schilling says he's thinking about running for Congress in Arizona.Schilling confirmed in an email to The Arizona Republic on Monday that he's considering a run. He declined to say which district ...
Aug 14, 2019
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