Top Phisgoc official replaced

September 17, 2019
According to House Speaker Alan Cayetano, chairman of the Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc), Ramon 'Tats' Suzara will soon be replaced by a team of sports officials led by Chef de Mission and Philippine Sports Commission chairman Butch Ramirez.

Butch: We’re 90 percent ready

September 13, 2019
Present were Philippine Olympic Committee President Abraham Tolentino and Chairman Steve Hontiveros, PSC Commissioners Charles Maxey and Celia Kiram, Deputy Chef de Mission Stephen Fernandez and Philippine SEA Games Organizing Committee Executive Director Tom Carrasco.

Nadal eyes 19th grand slam title

September 07, 2019
NEW YORK -- Rafael Nadal will play for his 19th Grand Slam title, one shy of Roger Federer's all-time men's record, after battling past Italy's Matteo Berrettini on Friday and into his fifth US Open final.

NSAs told: Don’t worry

September 05, 2019
Philippine Sports Commmission (PSC) Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez yesterday raised concern over the procurement of equipment needed for the country’s hosting of the 30th Southeast Asian Games, but he assured the sports associations that the agency and the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) will work harder to meet their requirements.

Brahmans kick off bid in fine style

September 05, 2019
University of Batangas made a statement in its return yesterday by downing Philippine Christian University-Dasmariñas, 92-80, in the opening of the 4th PG Flex Linoleum-Universities and Colleges Basketball League at the Olivarez College gym in Parañaque City.

All eyes on Paeng in BWC national finals

September 04, 2019
LED by legendary Paeng Nepomuceno, 80 men and 43 ladies begin the hunt for the Bowling World Cup national title and the right to represent the Philippines in the international finals in Palembang, Indonesia which will be held this Saturday and Sunday at the Coronado Lanes.

Philippine Sports Commission: SEA games are a go

August 31, 2019
Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez yesterday hailed the recent tripartite agreement that involved the PSC, Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) and the Philippine Southeast Asian Games Organizing Committee (Phisgoc) as the step that put forward the country’s preparations for the hosting of the Games.

And Aubrey is her name

August 26, 2019
PUERTO PRINCESA, Palawan—Aubrey Tom of Cainta, Rizal made a big splash early by scooping up three gold medals at the pool even as Marc Angelo Daroy of Aklan emerged the fastest boy at the track by topping the 100-meter dash in the National Finals of the Batang Pinoy at the Ramon V. Mitra Sports Complex here yesterday.

‘Moneyed to the teeth’

Under the agreement, the PSC will provide financial support pursuant to the General Appropriations Act of 2019 to the Phisgoc; the POC will organize and form Team Philippine for SEAG participation and Phisgoc is primarily responsible for the actual preparations, organization, and execution of the SEA Games hosting.

Tokyo 2020 test event triathlon successful

August 18, 2019
TOKYO, (AFP) - France won a thrilling mixed triathlon test event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Sunday, which passed off as planned in a welcome boost for organisers after difficulties with high temperatures and water pollution.