DESPITE the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2021 Southeast Asian Games in Vietnam will push through, according to Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Rep. Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino.Tolentino said Vietnam SEA Games organizers have not indicated about the possibility of postponing the biennial ...
Jun 3, 2020
FILIPINA karateka Junna Tsukii is taking her karate tutorials and training classes online.Over the quarantine period, Junna occasionally misses having sessions with the young kids she teaches in Japan, and utilizing social media, she decided to conduct online classes for free ...
May 9, 2020
A CLOSE contact sport became an opportunity to get even closer.With a million ways to find love, Southeast Asian Games silver medalist Arven Alcantara and fitness enthusiast Kristina Lopez have built a new home together, with taekwondo as its heart.And ...
Apr 23, 2020
TWO time cycling Olympian Domingo Villanueva passed away on Tuesday following a heart attack.He was 55.His daughter Isack Villanueva posted about the death of the former cycling standout on her Facebook page.Villanueva represented the country in the 1988 Seoul ...
Apr 7, 2020
THE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) is recommending the postponement of the Asean Paragames slated to be held March 21 to 27 due to the novel corona virus (nCov).PSC chairman William Ramirez made the announcement during a press conference at the Rizal ...
Feb 6, 2020
On December 11 last year, the Athletics Stadium at New Clark City was packed, with a crowd said to number around 15,000. From one of the northern access gates, thousands of athletes streamed in - runners, swimmers, skateboarders, footballers, shooters, archers, karatekas, ...
Jan 23, 2020
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THE Mall of Asia Arena was the scene for two title victories for Tim Cone and most of the Barangay Ginebra players that occurred in a span of a month.Last December, Cone engineered a gold-medal victory for Gilas Pilipinas, the ...
Jan 19, 2020
THE PBA rewarded members of the Gilas Pilipinas men's team with P100,000 each for winning the gold medal in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.PBA commissioner Willie Marcial said the cash incentive is for the basketball team as well as ...
Dec 19, 2019
PRESIDENT Duterte sought an increase in the national athletes' monthly allowances as well as additional funding for the country's preparation for the 2020 Olympics following what he described as the Southeast Asian Games 'success story.'Duterte made the assurance ...
Dec 18, 2019
MEMBERS of the Philippine team that won medals in the 30th Southeast Asian Games were conferred with the 'Order of Lapu Lapu' by President Duterte for winning the overall championship in the biennial meet.The recognition was given during the courtesy call ...
Dec 18, 2019
PHILIPPINE Olympic Committee (POC) president Abraham 'Bambol' Tolentino will be lobbying for more sports to be included in the 2021 Southeast Asian Games to improve the country's chances of retaining the overall title.Tolentino said he will be flying to ...
Dec 18, 2019
DID the Philippines win the overall championship only because of the inclusion of several non-Olympic sports in the 30th Southeast Asian Games calendar?An analysis made by the Philippine Sports Institute, the training arm of the Philippine Sports Commission, showed the ...
Dec 13, 2019
MIKOFF Manduriao is on a high as he celebrates earning a gold medal with the soft tennis squad that won the men's team event in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.It was a huge achievement for the 31-year-old Manduriao, ...
Dec 11, 2019
THE last 11 days will go down among the most memorable in the annals of Philippine sports - 149 gold medals spread over 44 sports - and 387 medals overall - add up to the Filipinos' first overall championship since 2005 and their biggest ...
Dec 11, 2019
VIETNAM beat Indonesia, 3-0, on Tuesday to win the men's football final of the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium.Dong Van Hau scored two goals in the 39th and 73rd minute, while Do Hung Dung ...
Dec 11, 2019
A FILIPINO is handling a boxer from Vietnam who competed in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.Former professional boxer Rhicks Paciones is currently a coach for Vietnamese boxer Truong Dinh Hoang, who finished with a silver medal in the light heavyweight division ...
Dec 10, 2019
NOTHING beats representing the country in events such as the Southeast Asian Games.This was how Charly Suarez felt when he was able to capture the gold medal in the SEA Games on Monday when he won over Pidnuch Khunatip of Thailand ...
Dec 10, 2019
THE Philippine men's soft tennis team beat Thailand, 2-1, to complete a sweep of the gold medals in the sport in the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the Rizal Memorial Tennis Center.Joseph Arcilla won the singles, while Mikoff Manduriao ...
Dec 10, 2019
EUMIR Marcial put a fitting end to the Philippines' campaign in boxing with a knockout victory over Nguyen Manh Cuong of Vietnam, giving the country its seventh gold medal of the 30th Southeast Asian Games.Marcial stopped his outclassed opponent just one ...
Dec 9, 2019
NESTHY Petecio reasserted her supremacy by capturing the gold medal in the women's featherweight division of the 30th Southeast Asian Games at the PICC Forum.The reigning world champion beat Oo New Ni of Myanmar via unanimous decision, 30-24, 30- ...
Dec 9, 2019
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