PSC chairman: Contributions of military-athletes vital in PH success in the SEA Games

Dale Rosal 05/26/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Many may not know, but there were 117 enlisted athletes and coaches from the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) who helped the Philippines’ bid in the recent Southeast Asian Games (SEA Games) in…

Ronald O’lshoppe dumps Homesourced in MCBL hoops

Glendale G. Rosal 05/25/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Ronald O’lshoppe trounced Homesourced, 110-100, in last Sunday’s action of the Metro Cebu Basketball League (MCBL) Season 6 at the Benedicto College gymnasium. Emmanuel Villamor exploded for 52 points with 10 rebounds and…

Holder Djokovic eases past Nishioka into round two of French Open

Reuters 05/24/2022

PARIS — World number one and holder Novak Djokovic cruised past Japan’s Yoshihito Nishioka 6-3 6-1 6-0 on Monday, May 23, 2022, to advance to the French Open second round in a comfortable start to his quest…

Pinay booters end 37-year medal drought in SEAG with hard-earned bronze

Glendale G. Rosal 05/21/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — It was a great year indeed for the Philippine Women’s National Football Team (PWNFT). After qualifying for the first time for the FIFA Women’s World Cup next year, the Pinay booters on Saturday,…

Sarno bags weightlifting gold in record-breaking fashion

Glendale G. Rosal 05/21/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Boholana weightlifting sensation, Vanessa Sarno delivered the Philippine weightlifting team’s second gold medal on Saturday with record-breaking lifts in the women’s 71-kilogram category of the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) in Hanoi, Vietnam.…

Amit secures 10-ball gold, her 2nd in the Vietnam SEAG

Glendale G. Rosal 05/21/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Rubilen Amit of Cebu proved the steadier player down the stretch to win gold in the all-Filipina women’s 10-ball singles final, rallying past Chezka Centeno, 7-5 on Saturday, for her second gold in…

Ramirez: Stop criticizing our athletes, look at the bigger picture

Glendale G. Rosal 05/21/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) chairman William “Butch” Ramirez called on sports leaders and the public to look at the bigger picture about the Philippines’ campaign in the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) in…

Fernandez: 3rd place finish still doable if we work together

Glendale G. Rosal 05/20/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — Team Philippines’ chef de mission Ramon “El Presidente” Fernandez believes that the remaining Filipino athletes vying in the 31st Southeast Asian Games (SEAG) are capable of bringing back the country to third overall…

SEA Games: Philippine bowling wins second gold in Hanoi

Marc Anthony Reyes - Reporter 05/19/2022

HANOI — Once again, exposure proved to be the key factor to the Philippines’ surefooted journey back to bowling glory. The country, which has been coming home empty-handed in previous Southeast Asian Games, earned its second gold…

Sarok Weavers coach Alocillo relinquishes post to focus on basketball, volleyball clinics

Glendale G. Rosal 05/18/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — The Consolacion Sarok Weavers’ head coach Kareem Alocillo has now shifted his full attention to his volleyball and basketball programs after relinquishing his post with the team following their title run in the…

SEA Games: Gilas Pilipinas whips Cambodia after surviving Thais

Mark Giongco - Reporter 05/17/2022

MANILA, Philippines—After opening with a close call against Thailand, Gilas Pilipinas had no trouble in easing past an overmatched Cambodia side, 100-32, Tuesday in the 31st Southeast Asian Games in Hanoi, Vietnam. Gunning for a 14th straight…

SEA Games: Eric Cray wins 400m hurdles gold for 5th straight time

Lance Agcaoili 05/17/2022

MANILA, Philippines – Eric Cray captured his fifth straight gold medal in the men’s 400-meter hurdles in the 31st Southeast Asian Games on Tuesday at My Dinh Stadium in Vietnam. The 33-year-old remained dominant in the event,…

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