by Marlon Bernardino
GRANDMASTER (GM) Rogelio "Banjo" Barcenilla will begin his bid to retain his title when the 8th Annual Phoenix Open Chess Championship gets underway on Friday at the Unity Chess Club in Mesa, Arizona.
As promised, the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) made sure that the newly restored Rizal Memorial Sports Complex (RMSC) and PhilSports Complex in Pasig City will be part of this year’s historic event in Philippine Sports.
PHILIPPINE Sports Commission Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez is confident that the sport body's P1-billion investment on the Filipino athletes will "bear fruit” soon.
Philippine team SAG-1 dominated in the 4th Guam Thanksgiving Day Dragon Boat Festival held this weekend, November 23 and 24, in Guam, USA, besting eight teams from Guam, Singapore, Hong Kong, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan. The Filipino club crew took home a sweeping win with six gold medals and two overall champion awards for conquering all the events in the 200- and 400-meter distances that the team participated in.
The Philippine SAG-1 Dragon Boat Team brought home six (6) gold medals and two (2) overall champion awards after ruling in the 4th Guam Dragon Boat Thanksgiving Festival, held in November 23 and 24 in Guam, USA. The Filipino paddlers enjoyed a sweeping win as they finished first place in all the events that they took part in.
- Sepak Takraw
Sepak Takaw may finally win its first ever gold medal in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.
In what many call as a miracle no short of its feat in 2005, facilities owned and operated by the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) have been refurbished completely and are ready for use by the athletes competing in the 30th Southeast Asian Games firing off on November 30.
Floyd Mayweather and Dana White were sitting next to each other courtside at the L.A. Clippers vs Boston Celtics game on Wednesday night. They seemed to have enjoyed their time watching the NBA, but now the undefeated boxer is teasing that they weren’t just there for basketball.