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Team PH bags ‘sweet surprise’ 2nd SEA Games overall title

Team PH bags ‘sweet surprise’ 2nd SEA Games overall title By Jelly Musico   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — Team Philippines on Tuesday raked in 11 more gold medals to formally clinch the 30th Southeast Asian Games’ overall championship described by a top local sports official as “sweet surprise”. The host country was actually unthreatened on … Continue reading

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There's more than winning the overall title: PSC chief

There’s more than winning the overall title: PSC chief   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — The miracle of 2005 is within grasp but there’s more than scooping the golds for the Philippines in the ongoing 30th Southeast Asian Games. While action continues in various fronts, Philippine Sports Commission chair and chef de mission William ‘’Butch’’ … Continue reading

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Rizal Memorial Complex, PhilSports facilities ready for SEA Games

Rizal Memorial Complex, PhilSports facilities ready for SEA Games   MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — As promised, the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) on Wednesday made sure that the newly-restored Rizal Memorial Sports Complex (RMSC) and PhilSports Complex in Pasig City will be part of this year’s historic event in Philippine Sports. Seven out of 56 sports … Continue reading

PSC chief on wins by Yulo, Petecio: “It’s inspiring”
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PSC chief on wins by Yulo, Petecio: “It’s inspiring”

PSC chief on wins by Yulo, Petecio: “It’s inspiring” By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Almost two weeks ago, the Filipino sports community rejoiced to the news that Caloy Yulo and Nesthy Petecio won gold medals in separate world championships for gymnastics and women’s boxing, respectively. And with the recent wins coming through … Continue reading

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Ramirez, PSC Board now part of AFP’s reserve command

Philippine Sports Commission Chairman William Ramirez and the Board of Commissioners will now be part of the Armed Forces of the Philippines’ Reserve Command following the invitation of AFP Special Services Chief Col. Taharudin Ampatuan in the Military-Athletes and Coaches Fellowship, April 15 at Rizal Memorial Sports Complex. Ampatuan announced this, in front of the … Continue reading