NEWLY-elected Philippine Olympic Committee president Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino hopes to start the healing process when he convenes the POC board for the first time this Friday.Tolentino will meet his board at the POC office in his first official function as ...
Jul 30, 2019
NEWLY-ELECTED Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino vowed to continue putting in the reforms pushed by former chief Ricky Vargas, as well as focus on the country's hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games.Tolentino won the presidency ...
Jul 28, 2019
ABRAHAM 'Bambol' Tolentino was elected the new president of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) during a special elections on Sunday at the Century Park Hotel, beating Philip Ella Juico, 24-20.Tolentino will serve the unfinished term of Ricky Vargas, who resigned ...
Jul 28, 2019
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee (POC) chairman Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino said a verbal commitment to resign is binding as he urged members of the executive board to honor their word and step down from their positions for a special election to push through.The ...
Jul 2, 2019
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee chairman Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino has formally called for a special election on July 5 that will fill the seven vacancies in the organization.A notice of a special election was sent out to all POC regular members by Tolentino ...
Jun 27, 2019
TOP officials of the Philippine Olympic Committee have committed to vacate their positions to set the stage for a special election that can happen as early as July 5.POC chairman Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino and Joey Romasanta led the officials who expressed ...
Jun 25, 2019
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee (POC) chairman Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino on Wednesday said he intends to call for a special election for the position of president vacated by Ricky Vargas.In a statement, Tolentino cited the POC by-laws specifically Article 7, Section 6 ...
Jun 19, 2019
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee (POC) president Ricky Vargas is seeking fairness from the NBA following reports that China will be fielding two active players in the 2018 Asian Games.Reports from Indonesia said China will have on its roster Zhou Qi and Ding ...
Aug 13, 2018
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee (POC) president Ricky Vargas and chairman Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino were sworn into office by President Duterte on Monday in Malacanang.The oath-taking ceremony came on the eve of the POC's first board meeting under Vargas' administration at ...
Mar 6, 2018
SURIGAO Del Sur Rep. Prospero Pichay and Cavite Rep. Abraham Tolentino were reappointed as president and secretary general of the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) on Tuesday.Pichay and Tolentino were appointed by a 15-man board that was elected ...
Jan 31, 2018
THE election committee of the Philippine Olympic Committee has told the group of Ricky Vargas that a decision on its protest over his controversial disqualification from the POC elections will be handed out within 24 hours.The POC election committee headed by ...
Nov 3, 2016
THE candidacy of Tom Carrasco for the chairmanship of the Philippine Olympic Committee has been put under protest by a member of the POC general assembly.A letter of protest has been filed by Philcycling secretary general Billy Sumagui to the POC ...
Oct 29, 2016
REP. Abraham "Bambol" Tolentino was elected Secretary General of the World Chess Federation (Fide) on Monday in Tromso, Norway, which is hosting the 41st Chess Olympiad.Tolentino, mayor of Tagaytay City from 2004 to 2013 before being elected to congress in Cavite&# ...
Aug 12, 2014
THE Integrated Cycling Federation of the Philippines will be using the Le Tour de Filipinas as one of the qualifiers for the Philippine team to the 2014 Asian Cycling Championship.Philcycling president Abraham Tolentino said the top Filipino riders in the April ...
Apr 9, 2014
MONICO Puentevella and Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino lost out in their bids for a seat in the Philippine Olympic Committee last year, but both had rousing victories in the just-concluded midterm elections.Puentevella was elected mayor of Bacolod City, beating ...
May 14, 2013
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