Medina boosts Tokyo Paralympics bid

July 04, 2020
“The ITTF sent a letter to the National Paralympic Committee-Philippines and to Medina that she was named as an alternate to the Tokyo Paralympic Games,” Francisco Diaz, the national squad’s chef de mission to the Tokyo Para Games, told veteran Bong Pedralves on Friday.

Nat'l chess team faces revamp

June 30, 2020
THE smashing 1-2 finish of New York City-based GM Mark Paragua and GM Rogelio Antonio, Jr. in the recent Pichay Cup “Battle of GMs” rapid online chess tournament is forcing the hand of the National Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP) to consider a revamp in the national team.

MMA fights to resume next month

June 30, 2020
SINGAPORE (AFP) - Asia's largest mixed martial arts promotion, One Championship, will return behind closed doors in Thailand next month after a five-month break because of the coronavirus, officials said on Monday.

Yuka P4.02M richer

June 30, 2020
Saso wound up two strokes behind Watanabe. But her effort more than underscored her readiness to go big-time after a brilliant amateur career that included a World Junior Girls Championship in 2016, a Girls Junior PGA Championship in 2019, two victories in the Philippine pro circuit and a third place finish in the inaugural Augusta Women’s Amateur, also last year.

Call of duty for Fernandez

June 30, 2020
THE Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) will continue to work closely with the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) and the different national sports associations to bring out the best in the Filipino athletes.

Paragua is Battle of GMs champion

June 29, 2020
Paragua lived up to his high biling when he defeated GM Rogelio Antonio, Jr., 1.5-.5, in their two-game showdown to rule the first Cong. Prospero Pichay Birthday Cup “Battle of GMs” online rapid chess championship at chess portal Lichess on Sunday.