Add’l cops Abra-bound for CARAA meet

CAMP DANGWA, Benguet — Newly-installed Cordillera Police Regional Office Director, Chief Superintendent Edward Carranza, on Friday said he is bent on sending more policemen to Abra to ensure an orderly and peaceful conduct of the Cordillera Administrative Region Athletic Association (CARAA) meet on February 4-9. “We have a standard format regarding securing big events in the Philippine … Read More

Bejino sets new games mark, powers PH 2 golds, 2 silvers in swimming

KUALA LUMPUR — Medals poured in Wednesday for the Philippines Para Swimming at the National Aquatic Center as Team Philippines won two golds and one silver, improving its medal haul the previous days of competition in the 9th ASEAN Para Games here. Philippines para swimming team now has 2-3-2 (gold-silver-bronze) medal output. Veteran para swimmer Gary Bejino, … Read More

105 Filipino athletes to see action in Asian indoor martial arts games

MANILA – A total of 105 Filipino athletes from various sports disciplines will see action in the upcoming 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games (AIMAG) in Turkmenistan from September 17 to 27. Raymund Lee Reyes, senior official of local karatedo federation, also the deputy chef-de-mission, told sportswriters in a media briefing Monday that the Philippine delegation, … Read More

Spectacular closing ceremony as SEA Games flag goes to PH

KUALA LUMPUR — The 29th Southeast Asian Games ended Wednesday night with a spectacular cultural-inspired closing ceremony and the official handover of the SEA Games federation flag to the 2019 host, the Philippines. Among the highlights were Malaysia’s impressive showcase of a vibrant cultural presentation, the Terima Kasih Daun Kelaci. In celebrating the games, an upbeat, celebratory … Read More

PH captures men’s basketball crown, powers 3-gold output

KUALA LUMPUR — The Philippines on Saturday night captured the men’s basketball crown, demolishing Indonesia with a 94-55 final score in the ongoing 29th Southeast Asian Games. As of 9:25 p.m. Saturday, Philippines tallied 18-25-47 (gold-silver-bronze) output. Judoka Kiyomi Watanabe and the taekwondo jins troika – Dustin Jacob Mella, Raphael Enrico Mel and  Rodolfo Reyes, Jr. … Read More

Cayetano rallies PH athletes; vows to sustain government support

KUALA LUMPUR — Philippine Foreign Affairs Secretary Alan Peter Cayetano on Saturday rallied Team Philippines seeing action in the ongoing 29th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. He congratulated the victors as well as commended all Filipino athletes who gave all out their best for flag and country. Secretary Cayetano, together with Representative Pia Cayetano and some senior … Read More

PH performance in the 29th SEA Games

KUALA LUMPUR — The following is the partial, official list of Filipino medalists in the ongoing 29th Southeast Asian Games as of 9:20 a.m. Saturday. The Philippines remains in the sixth spot with 15-21-36 (gold-silver-bronze) medal count. GOLD Mary Joy Tabal (ATHLETICS — Women’s marathon) Nikko Huelgas (TRIATHLON — Men’s Individual) Marion Kim Mangrobang (TRIATHLON … Read More

Medal tally: PH performance in the 29th SEA Games

KUALA LUMPUR — Here is the partial, official list of Filipino medalists in the ongoing 29th Southeast Asian Games as of 11:45 p.m. Thursday (Aug. 24). The Philippines remains in sixth spot with 15-18-30 (gold-silver-bronze) medal count. GOLD 1. Mary Joy Tabal (ATHLETICS-Women’s marathon) 2. Nikko Huelgas (TRIATHLON- Men’s Individual) 3. Marion Kim Mangrobang (TRIATHLON- Women’s Individual … Read More