Paragua  captures title

“I’m happy to win again, Sana magtuloy-tuloy na dahil gusto ko uli maglaro sa national team natin sa World Chess Olympiad at Asian Championships,” said the New York City-based Filipino champion fromMEycuayan City,Bulacan.

Financial inclusion, more FDIs, stronger mfg pushed

Proposals to fast-track financial inclusion. Promote foreign direct investments, stronger manufacturing sector,  value chains, and agro-industry linkages, topped the list of do-ables that business leaders have drawn up in the latest Sulong Pilipinas workshop for the country to achieve a quick and strong recovery from the global economic slump unleashed by the coronavirus disease 2019.

The one and only "Mr. Excitement"

Pete Sampras became the youngest ever player to win the US Open tennis championship. Buster Douglas knocked out Mike Tyson to win the unified world heavyweight boxing title. Nick Faldo won both the Masters and British Open. Germany beat Argentina, 1-0 for the World Cup of football.

Longer prep, better chance

The head of the gymnastics body felt frustrated over the postponement of the Tokyo Olympics but stayed confident that Carlos Yulo will finally give the country its first ever gold medal when the world's biggest sporting spectacle is staged next summer.