No turning back--SEA Games to push through

June 20, 2019
Facing the media in the wake of a leadership change in the Philippine Olympic Committee this week and news about possible rescheduling of the biennial meet, Ramirez reported that he met with Executive Secretary Salvador Medialdea who relayed the President's instructions to the sports chief.

Vargas steps down

June 18, 2019
But barely 16 months after taking his oath as head of the highest Olympic body in local sports, Vargas has resigned, a decision that could somehow hamper for the nth time the country’s preparations for the 30th Southeast Asian Games set this December.

‘FIREWORKS’ AT POC GAB?

June 17, 2019
Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Ricky Vargas meets his board today in an executive session following a pressure call from the International Olympic Committee (IOC) which ordered clarifications on the issues raised by the majority of members of the local council.

Gear up for the football season with the 2019 International Champions Cup Singapore

June 17, 2019
The International Champions Cup (ICC) third edition rolls into Singapore this July with a blockbuster selection of top European clubs. Relevent Sports Group, owner and operator of the International Champions Cup, today revealed the four-team line-up, comprising of Premier League giants Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur, as well as Italian Serie A heavyweights Juventus and Inter. This year, the ICC also welcomes AIA as its first-ever Presenting Partner.

Aussie rider cops Stage 3

June 16, 2019
LEGAZPI CITY, Albay—Australian Samuel Hill of Team Nero Bianchi outlasted a pair of Filipino challengers in the final stretch to rule Stage Three even as Dutch Jeroen Meijers of Taiyuan Miogee Cycling Team of China clung to the Air21 purple jersey in the 10th Le Tour de Filipinas yesterday.

‘I’m not seeking to oust Mr. Vargas’ –– Peping

June 16, 2019
Equestrian Association of the Philippines (EAP) President Jose “Peping” Cojuangco yesterday bluntly expressed disinterest in the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) presidency, saying he has done enough for the council which should now be led by younger and more dynamic leaders.

Dutch rider keeps lead

June 15, 2019
DAET, Camarines Norte—The Netherland’s Jeroen Maijers engaged Singapore’s Goh Chun Huat in a tug-of-war for the purple jersey before the former ended up keeping the lead after Stage Two that was ruled by Germany’s Mario Vogt in the 10th Le Tour de Filipinas which unfolded in Pagbilao, Quezon and concluded before a big crowd at Vinzon’s Avenue here yesterday.

Long Pagbilao-Daet stage to spell difference

June 11, 2019
Marcelo Felipe, who recently topped the PRURide Philippines 2019 Stage Race in Subic, also shared the same belief as the two other Filipino riders, although he did not discount the possibility either of the opening stage playing a crucial role in deciding this year’s champion.

What Hidilyn wants, Hidilyn gets

June 06, 2019
Accompanied by AFP Special Services chief Col. Taharudin Ampatuan, Diaz met with Philippine Sports Commission chairman Butch Ramirez yesterday and discussed issues that may have prompted her to post her plea for help on social media on Tuesday.

Former nat’l champ boosts PGT Cebu cast

June 02, 2019
Lloyd Go finally marks his pro debut on the Philippine Golf Tour, upbeat but wary of his chances against a slew of veteran local and foreign campaigners in the ICTSI Club Filipino de Cebu Invitational beginning Wednesday (June 5) at Club Filipino de Cebu golf course in Danao City.

Locals brace for Asian Elite crown duel

May 30, 2019
Games gold medalist Claire Adorna headlines the compact cast of triathletes bracing for a fierce battle in the Asian Elite to be held side by side with the centerpiece pro division in the Century Tuna Ironman 70.3 Subic Bay presented by Big Boss Cement which gets going Sunday.

College heroes toasted

May 28, 2019
Heroes from the past NCAA and UAAP seasons were honored in the 2019 Chooks-to-Go Collegiate Press Corps Awards presented by SportsVision, last Monday at Amelie Hotel Manila.

IronKids: 300 bets gird for big showdown

May 28, 2019
Close to 300 kids gear up for a showdown in their side of the duel as the future of triathlon clash in the Alaska Fortified IronKids on Saturday, June 1, at the WOW Recreation and Activity Center in Subic Bay Freeport Zone.