REELECTIONIST Senator Sonny Angara vowed to continue supporting Filipino athletes following the enactment of the law creating the Philippine Sports Training Center (PSTC), which he vigorously pushed in the Senate.Angara made the vow after the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) thanked him ...
Feb 21, 2019
THE Makabansa Basketball League, a recreational tournament for government officials and employees as well as private company executives, is set to open its second season on Saturday at the Meralco Fitness Center in Pasig.Senators Sonny Angara, Manny Pacquiao, and Joel Villanueva ...
Sep 24, 2018
VIPs prove they don't just work hard, but also play hard in the Makabansa Basketball League (MBL) that's set to open its second season on September 29 at the Meralco gym in Pasig.Senators Manny Pacquiao, Joel Villanueva, and Sonny ...
Sep 18, 2018
THE Philippines gets an initial feel of what 3x3 basketball would be like when the event makes its Olympic debut in Tokyo two years from now as it hosts the 2018 edition of the World Cup on June 8 to 12 at ...
Jan 18, 2018
WARREN Tan erupted for 30 points while Sen. Sonny Angara added 20 points as Senate foiled Department of Justice, 84-77, in the UNTV Cup Executive Face-Off held over the weekend at the Pasig City Sports Center.A legislative staff member, ...
Jun 5, 2017
A MIX of the old and new comprise the 12 incoming members that will complete Chot Reyes' 24-man training pool of Gilas Pilipinas 5.0.As expected, big man June Mar Fajardo leads the 12 PBA players who will be ...
Jan 21, 2017
THE Senate is set to conduct a public hearing on Tuesday into the alleged unjust imposition of eligibility requirements on candidates running for the presidency of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC). An invitation has already been sent to the POC office by ...
Nov 19, 2016
THE row surrounding the coming elections of the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) is headed to the august halls of the Senate.Senator Sonny Angara has filed a resolution asking the Senate Committee on Sports to conduct an inquiry into the 'unjust ...
Nov 9, 2016
PERLAS Pilipinas got a boost in its bid to recruit a naturalized player for the national women's squad.Head coach Patrick Aquino bared Senate support for plans to have a naturalized player for the women's basketball team similar to the ...
Sep 14, 2016
TABLE tennis player Josephine Medina is set to be given incentives following her bronze medal feat in the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Paralympic Games.Medina will receive P1 million from the government after her fine perfromance in table tennis women's ...
Sep 14, 2016
LAWMAKERS and sports officials led the tribute to Hidilyn Diaz after her silver medal in weightlifting broke a 20-year medal drought for the Philippines in the Olympics.Sen. Sonny Angara filed Senate Resolution No. 88 commending Diaz's accomplishment in becoming ...
Aug 8, 2016
THE Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) is seeking to strengthen its partnership with the government with the election of a current and former lawmaker to its new set of officers.The SBP gained a stronger direct link to Congress with Sen. Sonny ...
Aug 8, 2016
THE Senate Committee on Games, Amusement and Sports is now closely monitoring developments surrounding the death of Jose Rizal University high school player Carl Jinwell 'CJ' Servillon.Committee chairman Senator Sonny Angara told Spin.ph they are just waiting for ...
May 26, 2015
AN Edgardo Angara is going to court these days.Not in a court of law like his namesakes, dad Sonny and grandfather Ed, but in a tennis court.At the age of 10, Edgardo Manuel Angara, or Manolo as he is called ...
Dec 21, 2014
SENATOR Sonny Angara has filed a resolution commending Gilas Pilipinas for its valiant effort in representing the country in the 2014 FIBA World Cup in Spain."The FIBA World Cup became a showcase to the world of Gilas Pilipinas' unique brand ...
Sep 9, 2014
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