Mangliwan DQ’d in 400-m wheelchair race finals; Gawilan misses 200-m IM finals, sets personal best time
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Mangliwan DQ’d in 400-m wheelchair race finals; Gawilan misses 200-m IM finals, sets personal best time

 TOKYO – Wheelchair racer Jerrold Mangliwan was disqualified in the T52 men’s 400-meter finals in a heartbreaking performance in the Tokyo Paralympic Games athletics meet at the Japan National Stadium here Friday night. It was a disappointing finale for Mangliwan, who was poised to set a national record of one minute and .80 seconds in placing … Continue reading

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PH para athletes undaunted by elite rivals in Tokyo

  Wheelchair racer Jerrold Mangliwan and discus thrower Jeanette Aceveda (Contributed photo) TOKYO (PNA) – Wheelchair racer Jerrold Mangliwan and discus thrower Jeanette Aceveda are undaunted by the elite opposition they will be up against in their respective events in the World Paralympic Games here. “Ang umaaayaw ay hindi magwawagi. Kaya hindi tayo umaayaw (He who gives up … Continue reading