POC vows to bring EJ Obiena to SEA Games, Asiad

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) has reiterated its support for Asian pole vault sensation EJ Obiena after the Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association (PATAFA) dropped him from the national pool.

POC president Abraham “Bambol” Tolentino said on Tuesday they will assure Obiena’s participation in …

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Iloilo wins in MPBL opener

Iloilo scored the first win of the Chooks-to-Go MPBL Invitational after trouncing Negros, 83-77, on the very first game of the tournament at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay on Saturday.

The United Royals asserted control of the fourth quarter after the Muscovados showed …

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PSC, PDRCI sign MOA on sports arbitration

Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez and Philippine Dispute Resolution Center, Inc. (PDRCI) president, lawyer Edmundo Tan, formally signed a memorandum of agreement (MOA) on the establishment of sports arbitration and mediation, at the PhilSports Complex in Pasig City on Friday.

“This is …

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Contact sports now allowed in Davao

Contact and non-contact sports are once again allowed here but with certain restrictions.

In Resolution No. 50, the Davao City Task Force Coronavirus Disease 2019 provided additional guidelines in regulating the following contact sports activities- basketball, football, volleyball, and Frisbee.

In an interview Tuesday, Allan …

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PSC chief to mediate between PATAFA, Obiena

Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) Chairman William “Butch” Ramirez has sent a “mediation submission agreement” to both EJ Obiena and the Philippine Athletics Track and Field Association (PATAFA).

Ramirez is now looking to become the bridge that might reconcile PATAFA and Obiena, Asia’s pole vault record …

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