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Yuka Saso’s last-ditch run falls short of medal in women’s golf

  Fil-Japanese golfer Yuka Saso (File photo) TOKYO – Yuka Saso fired an eagle-spiked six-under-par 65 on Saturday but her last-ditch run fell just short of a medal at the conclusion of the Tokyo Olympics’ women’s golf competition at the Kasumigaseki Country Club. The 20-year old Fil-Japanese caught fire in her final nine, going six-over over a … Continue reading

Bianca fires two-under par 69, Yuka three-over; Eumir, Carlo one win away from silver medals and two victories shy of the ultimate prize
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Bianca fires two-under par 69, Yuka three-over; Eumir, Carlo one win away from silver medals and two victories shy of the ultimate prize

TOKYO—The quest for gold medals kicked off on the golf course on Wednesday and resumes on the boxing ring on Thursday as the Philippines aims to make the most out of its most fruitful Olympic campaign ever with four more days to go before the pandemic-struck Tokyo Games come to a close. Bianca Pagdanganan kept … 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

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PH golfers deliver 2 golds in Asian Games

PH golfers deliver 2 golds in Asian Games By Jean Malanum   GOLD WINNER. Filipino-Japanese Yuka Saso holds the Philippine flag after winning the women’s individual gold in the 18th Asian Games golf competition at the Pondok Indah Golf and Country Club in Indonesia on Sunday. (Photo by Judith Caringal/Radyo Pilipinas2) JAKARTA (Philippines News Agency) — The Philippines added … Continue reading