Fernandez happy for pinoy karatekas’ success

Glendale G. Rosal 04/28/2018

PHILIPPINE Sports Commission (PSC) commissioner Ramon “El Presidente” Fernandez was elated with the dominating win of the Philippine karatedo team in the 15th SBY Cup International Indonesian Karate Open tournament in Jakarta, Indonesia, last week. The Philippine…

Pinoy celebrities go gaga over Ed Sheeran

Michelle Joy L. Padayhag 04/09/2018

AWARD-winning British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran had everyone under his spell during his visit here for a concert last Sunday. And Filipino celebrities were no exception. Among those who got lucky to meet him personally before his show…

Pinoy chess wizard Nouri tops Malaysia chess Invt’l

Marlon Bernardino 03/28/2018

FILIPINO chess wizard and Fide Master (FM) Alekhine Fabiosa Nouri scored 7.5 points in eight rounds to rule the USM 24th Chess Individual Open Tournament 2017/2018 in Penang, Malaysia last Sunday. The 12-year-old Alekhine, a grade five…

Pinoy woodpushers share top honors

Marlon Bernardino 01/21/2018

Filipino International Masters Oliver Dimakiling and Haridas Pascua finished in a tie for first place in the 22nd Grand Asian Chess Challenge (GACC) Open Rapid Chess Championship 2018 held last Saturday at the Dewan Tunku Counselor of…

Cebuano Pingoy disappointed with officiating in Adamson-La Salle F4 game

Jonas Rey N. Panerio 11/21/2017

EVEN after the UAAP announced the suspension of the three referees that officiated the highly-controversial semifinal game between the Adamson Falcons and the La Salle Green Archers, Falcons guard and Cebuano standout Jerie Marlon “Koko” Pingoy still…

BATANG PINOY VISAYAS GAMES

Glendale G. Rosal 11/16/2017

Dumaguete City—Team Cebu City Niños held on to the lead and emerged as the inaugural champions of the Batang Pinoy Visayas Games. The Niños, who took the lead in the penultimate day, finished the week-long multi-sporting meet…

PINOY PRIDE 43 SET

Glendale G. Rosal 11/10/2017

Unbeaten Boholano Magsayo spearheads ALA Promotions fight card in Tagbilaran, Bohol The complete fight card of the much-awaited Pinoy Pride 43: The Battle in Bohol on November 25 at the Wisdom gymnasium in Tagbilaran City was officially…

Batang Pinoy Visayas begins

Glendale G. Rosal 11/09/2017

DUMAGUETE CITY — Around 2,500 student athletes from different parts of the region will strut their wares in the first-ever Batang Pinoy Visayas Games 2017, which officially comes off the wraps today at the Lamberto Macias Sports…

Pinoy sense

FR. FRANCIS ONGKINGCO 10/13/2017

A recent survey proudly hailed Filipinos for having a lot of common sense. The headline brought me back to something shared by a friend. The unknown author writes: My parents told me about Mr. Common Sense early…

No Pinoy casualties in deadly Mexico quake — DFA

Inquirer.net 09/20/2017

No Filipino casualties have been reported so far in the earthquake that rocked Mexico on Tuesday, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said Wednesday. In a statement, the DFA said the 7.1-magnitude tremor that hit central Mexico…