Diaz, Ramirez thankful despite PSC allowance cut

Credit to Author: Josef T. Ramos, TMT| Date: Sun, 31 May 2020 01:22:49 +0000

RIO Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz said on Saturday that she remained thankful to the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) despite the 50-percent reduction of allowances for athletes and coaches due to the pandemic. Diaz, the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games and the 2018 Asian Games gold medalist, told The Manila Times on Saturday through […]

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DepEd mulls ‘Palaro’ cancellation

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Fri, 10 Apr 2020 06:52:31 +0000

THE Department of Education (DepEd) is set to propose the cancellation of the already-postponed Palarong Pambansa 2020 amid the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic, an official said Friday. “DepEd will propose [the] cancellation of 2020 Palarong Pambansa subject to approval of [the] Palarong Pambansa board via ad referendum,” DepEd spokesman Undersecretary Annalyn Sevilla said in […]

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PH jins bag 14 medals

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Sun, 28 Jul 2019 21:00:08 +0000

Carrying the colors of PLDT Home Ultera/MVP Sports Foundation, the Filipinos bagged two golds, one silver and six bronze medals in poomsae, while the Meralco/MVPSF fighters took home one silver and four bronzes in the kyorugi event.

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‘Gold’ execs confident of breaking Guinness mark

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Thu, 18 Jul 2019 20:00:45 +0000

At least 10,000 dribblers have been invited to take part in the event with the organizing Go For Gold, led by Jeremy Go, confident of breaking the previous mark of 7,556 established in 2010 in the event organized by the United Nations Relief and Works Agency in Rafah, Gaza Strip, Palestine.

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Chessers get chance to get FIDE IDs

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 21:00:56 +0000

Gonzales said the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP), under the leadership of Rep. Prospero Pichay Jr., has waived ID fees until the end of the year to encourage more chess players to become members of the world’s governing body for chess.

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38 Pinoy jins vie in Jordan

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Wed, 17 Jul 2019 19:00:23 +0000

The kyorugi (free sparring) fighters composed of 13 males and 11 females and poomsae (forms) entries numbering 6 males and 8 females will carry the colors of PLDT Home Ultera and MVP Sports Foundation in the prestigious event.

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Pagcor committed to PH sports

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2019 19:00:31 +0000

The gaming agency on Tuesday reiterated its all-out support to local sports as shown by the increase in the monthly contribution it is remitting to the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC).

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2,500 fighters vie in nat’l taekwondo

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Mon, 15 Jul 2019 23:00:39 +0000

The competition will feature Advance and Novice campaigners in eight divisions namely Senior, Junior, Cadet and Gradeschool both for male and female or the equivalent of 400 teams from 12 PTA chapters in different regions together with ARMM, CAR, CARAGA and NCR, all AFP branches and the PNP.

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Basta tayo trabaho lang – Ramirez

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Tue, 09 Jul 2019 01:00:53 +0000

Sitting down for the first time as a team, Philippine Delegation to the 30th Southeast Asian Games Chef de Mission and Philippine Sports Commission Chairman Butch Ramirez met his Deputy Chefs de Mission today, assigning Stephen Fernandez as his 1st Assistant among the six DCDMs.

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