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Displaying articles 1361 to 1370.Manila world basketball championship remembered
Sat, 18 Sep 2010
Not many, perhaps, still remember that the recently concluded FIBA (International Basketball Federation) World championship won by the U.S.A was once played on these shores. Simply called the World Basketball Championship then, the once every-four-year conclave was held here in 1978 during the tourn
Asian Games Countdown
Thu, 16 Sep 2010
It?s still 44 days into the coming Asian Games, but the City of Guangzhou in China has declared its readiness to host the 16th edition of the quadrennial event set Nov. 12--27 yet.
Halfway past the 100-day countdown and already, all
Lower House gives tribute to Youth Olympic Games Delegation
Wed, 15 Sep 2010
The tiny Philippine delegation to the recent First Youth Olympic Games will be honored today by members of the Lower House in a fitting ceremony at the House of Representatives in Quezon City.
A resolution, authored by Puwersa ng Pambansang Atleta sectoral Representative Mark Sambar, Sarangani Co
Blu Girls target Asian Games
Sun, 12 Sep 2010
A rookie-laden team that is fresh from the recent Asean Women?s Softball Championship title conquest hopes to barge into the medal standing in the coming Asian Games this November 12-27 in Guangzhou, China.
The Blu Girls, who retained the Asean crown with aplomb last month by sweeping the four-
R.P. Tennis Team faces South Korea in Davis Cup Tie
Sat, 11 Sep 2010
The Philippine Davis Cup team leaves for Changwon, South Korea for their crucial tie against Korean counterparts to remain in Group I of the Asia-Oceania Zone of the world?s most prestigious series.
The team, sponsored by Cebuana Lhuillier and headed by bemedalled Fil-american racket-wielder Ceci
Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta at SCOOP
Sun, 05 Sep 2010
Saying that the Puwersa ng Bayaning Atleta Partylist in congress will work to ensure the legacy of the Filipino athletes, its lone nominee vowed to work at laws aimed at creating a brighter future for them, their families as well as their coaches are enacted during his term.
Mark Sambar, the lon
Suarez, Albania shine in U.S.
Mon, 23 Aug 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- Local amateur boxing's hottest properties Charly Suarez and Annie Albania showed why they're are the country's brightest hopes of ending its Olympic gold medal thirst with convincing victories over their respective oppo
PBA Legends Foundation gives scholarship grants to poor Pinoy students
Mon, 23 Aug 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The PBA Legends USA Foundation is giving out educational and scholarship grants to three educational institutions as its initial attempt to help less-endowed students in the Philippines.
Ruffy Ignacio, secretary general of the Foundation, said Abe King, former stalwart of th
Bacolod's non-appearance in softball World Series draws flak
Wed, 18 Aug 2010
SAN FRANCISCO, CA (via Pera Padala) -- Disgusted and very angry.
This was how leaders and members of the Filipino Community in Portland, Oregon reacted in the non-appearance of the Bacolod City in the Major League (11-12) World Series for girls softball going on in that city,
"Very angry b
Shame and scandal in Little League Series
Wed, 18 Aug 2010
PORTLAND, Oregon (via Pera Padala) -- There seems no end in sight to the scandals marking Bacolod City's participation in the Little League International's regional and World Series tournaments resulting in immeasurable embarrassment to the country's image in the international sporting scene.