LA Salle raised Olympian Ian Lariba's jersey to the rafters on Saturday at the Enrique Razon Sports Complex."Medals, trophies may get tarnished. A champion lives on. Her determination and perseverance are worth emulating for all Lasallian athletes and all Lasallians," ...
Apr 28, 2019
ATHLETES and sports leaders who passed away last year will be remembered in the SMC-PSA (Philippine Sportswriters Association) Annual Awards Night on Feb. 26 at the Centennial Hall of the Manila Hotel.Olympians Ian Lariba, Danny Florencio, and Leopoldo Cantacio along ...
Feb 22, 2019
FACED with the biggest battle of her young life, Olympian Ian Lariba proved to be a fighter to the very end.Although stricken with leukemia, Lariba went out of her way and inspired others to remain brave in the face of adversity, ...
Sep 3, 2018
DE La Salle is dedicating its whole UAAP Season 81 campaign to its late table tennis icon Yan Lariba.As the La Salle community mourns the loss of Lariba, who passed away at the young age of 23 late Sunday night after ...
Sep 3, 2018
THE Philippine sports community is mourning the loss of 2016 Olympian Ian Lariba, who passed away late Sunday night after battling leukemia. She was only 23.Philippine Table Tennis Federation president Ting Ledesma confirmed the devastating news to SPIN.ph early Monday ...
Sep 3, 2018
OLYMPIAN Ian Lariba is set for another round of chemotherapy treatment after the rrelapse of leukemia.Through the social media pages of DLSU Sports, Lariba bared she went through chemotherapy again after experiencing headaches and vomiting during the first week of January. ...
Jan 26, 2018
IAN Lariba is on the road to recovery following a bone marrow transplant.The 23-year-old Lariba, discharged from the hospital last month, showed up at at the table tennis association gym on Wednesday at the Rizal Memorial Sports Complex, her ...
Nov 22, 2017
ATHENS Olympics gold medalist Ryu Seung-min visited Ian Lariba on Monday ahead of the Filipino Olympian's bone marrow transplant.Ry, now an International Olympic Committee representative to Korea, was at St. Luke's Medical Center in Bonifacio Global City ...
Oct 3, 2017
LA Salle guard Kib Montalbo is auctioning off his UAAP Season 79 championship shoes to raise funds for Ian Lariba, the Olympic table tennis player who is battling leukemia.Montalbo announced on his social media accounts that proceeds from the sale of ...
Jun 7, 2017
MEMBERS of the Philippine table tennis squad to the 20th Southeast Asian Games in Kuala Lumpur are trying their best to cope with the absence of top player Ian Lariba."The players have yet to fully recover," said Table Tennis Association of ...
Jun 6, 2017
HIDILYN Diaz turned emotional when reporters asked her about Ian Lariba, who is now battling leukemia.Diaz and Lariba were two of the 13 Philippine athletes who made it to the 2016 Rio De Janeiro Olympics and two immediately hit it off ...
Jun 2, 2017
TOP table tennis players expressed their support to Ian Lariba in her battle against leukemia.A handful of players at the World Table Tennis Championship in Dusseldorf, including world No. 2 Fan Zhendong and No. 3 Xu Xin, took time out to ...
May 31, 2017
IAN Lariba has been diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia (AML), her family through La Salle's Office of Sports Development (OSD) announced on Monday night.The diagnosis came after a series of blood tests were made on the Rio De Janeiro ...
May 30, 2017
DOCTORS are still trying to determine the medical condition of Olympic table tennis player Ian Lariba, who is currently confined at St. Lukes Hospital undergoing tests.La Salle athletic director Nongnong Calanog said there is still no official prognosis on the condition ...
May 29, 2017
RIO DE JANEIRO - Ian Lariba noted the importance of international exposure after she was ousted by Han Xing of Congo in the women's table tennis singles event of the Olympics.Lariba fell to Han, 11-7, 13-11, 11-9, 11- ...
Aug 7, 2016
THE Philippines has started its campaign in the Rio De Janeiro Olympics where the 13 athletes aim to end the country's 20-year medal drought in the biggest sports spectacle of the world.SPIN.ph takes a closer look at ...
Aug 7, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO-Ian Lariba bowed out in her first match, losing to Han Xing of Congo, 11-7, 13-11, 11-9, 11-7, on Saturday morning (Saturday night, Manila time) in the table tennis women's singles of the Olympics. ...
Aug 6, 2016
SPORTS Illustrated finally came out with its highly-awaited medal predictions on all sports for the 2016 Rio Olympics.To no one's surprise, no one among the Filipino athletes, including best bets Rogen Ladon and Charly Suarez, made it to ...
Aug 6, 2016
SOME of the world's best athletes gathered at Maracana Stadium, with Greece leading off the parade of nations and Filipinos taking a share of the limelight on Friday in Brazil (Saturday, Manila time).The Philippine delegation was led by table ...
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Aug 6, 2016
RIO DE JANEIRO - Philippine flag-bearer Ian Lariba will get some help from Kirstie Alora during the traditional parade of nations during the opening ceremony of the Olympics on Friday night (Saturday morning, Manila time).Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) first vice president ...
Aug 5, 2016
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