Category: Sports

Young athletes urged to become world-class

DAVAO CITY–World boxing legend Sen. Manny Pacquiao Monday urged young athletes competing in the Davao Regional Athletic Association (DAVRAA) in Davao City, to strive on becoming world-class athletes. “When you focus on your dream...

House to finalize bills on creating Department of Sports

The House committees on government reorganization and youth and sports development chaired by Reps. Xavier Jesus Romualdo (Lone District, Camiguin) and Conrado Estrella III (Party-list, ABONO), respectively, on Tuesday created a Technical Working Group...

SMC bloc lends players to FIBA World Cup qualifier

MANILA — The ongoing issue regarding Chito Narvasa’s stint as PBA commissioner did not stop the “minority bloc” of the league’s board of governors from lending its players to Gilas for the FIBA World Cup...

Perez bags 3 golds in S.Korea weightlifting tilt

MANILA — Boholano Elien Perez gave the Philippines three gold medals on Sunday at the start of the Asian Cup and Asian Inter-Club Weightlifting Championships in Yanggu County, Gangwon Province, South Korea. The 18-year-old athlete...