Sports

PH batch of Olympians in Tokyo ‘strong’: Ramirez

  Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William Ramirez (File photo) TOKYO (PNA)– For Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William Ramirez, three times could be a charm. Ramirez owns the distinction as the only chairperson since the PSC’s establishment in 1990 to be at the helm of the sports agency in three Olympics—his first in Beijing 2008, followed … Continue reading

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PH Olympians can pull out ‘surprises’ in Tokyo: Ramirez

  Philippine Sports Commission chairman William “Butch” Ramirez (Screengrab) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez lauded the hard work of the Filipino athletes as he expressed confidence that the 19-strong Tokyo Olympics qualifiers have what it takes to get a golden finish. “I’m so excited for the result of the … Continue reading

Pres. Duterte opens National Sports Summit 2021
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Pres. Duterte opens National Sports Summit 2021

Pres. Duterte opens National Sports Summit 2021 MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte formally opened the National Sports Summit 2021 during the virtual rites held yesterday, January 27 via zoom. “My warmest greetings to the Philippine Sports Commission as it spearheads the National Sports Summit 2021. This online sports lecture-forum is indeed timely as we turn … Continue reading

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PSC to send aid to athletes badly-hit by Typhoon Ulysses

PSC PRESS RELEASE PSC to send aid to athletes badly-hit by Typhoon Ulysses The Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) is preparing the release of financial assistance to members of the national team badly-hit by succeeding typhoons. PSC coordinated with national sports associations (NSAs) to get to know who has been adversely affected. The sports agency received … Continue reading

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SENATORS ROOT FOR MORE FUNDS FOR NAT’L TEAM

News Release SENATORS ROOT FOR MORE FUNDS FOR NAT’L TEAM MANILA — Senators expressed their support to add more funding for the national team in yesterday’s Senate plenary budget hearing on the Philippine Sports Commission’s 2021 budget. Sponsored by Senator Sonny Angara, the PSC’s budget passed the senate’s plenary deliberations Friday, with several legislators manifesting … Continue reading

Senate sports committee approves PSC budget
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Senate sports committee approves PSC budget

Senate sports committee approves PSC budget By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– The Senate Committee on Sports on Tuesday approved the proposed budget of the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) for next year. In a virtual hearing set by committee chairman Christopher “Bong” Go, PSC chairman Butch Ramirez, Commissioner Mon Fernandez, and acting executive director … Continue reading