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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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SEA Games observes cancellation protocol due to ‘Tisoy’

SEA Games observes cancellation protocol due to ‘Tisoy’ By Azer Parrocha  MANILA (Philippines News Agency)  — The National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council (NDRRMC) said all events in the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games will follow a “cancellation protocol” to brace for the impact of Typhoon Tisoy (international name Kammuri). Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo … Continue reading

Duterte apologizes for SEA Games 'mishaps'
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Duterte apologizes for SEA Games 'mishaps'

Duterte apologizes for SEA Games ‘mishaps’By Ruth Abbey Gita-Carlos MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — President Rodrigo Duterte on Friday issued a public apology for the supposed “mishaps” hounding the Philippines’ hosting of the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games. Duterte apologized, as he acknowledged that several of the 11 participating nations experienced inconvenience upon their arrival … 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