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UP MBT, GOLDWIN MONTEVERE AGREE TO FIVE-YEAR EXTENSION

The UP Men’s Basketball Team (MBT) has come to terms with head coach Goldwin Monteverde on a five-year extension to reinforce the championship culture he has established in his first three years at the helm of the team. “UP MBT management is committed to establishing continuity in the program to ensure the winning culture developed […]

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HOLIDAYS CONTINUE TO BE HAPPY FOR UP MBT, SUBIC FIESTA CARNIVAL

CJ Cansino and Francis Lopez returned to Subic, Friday, to make sure all is well in the carnival that went viral because of them. In Cansino’s vlog of the UP Fighting Maroons’ Subic outing last December 16, Lopez was seen having fun with a masked staff member of the horror ride and their interaction became […]

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BONG GO FILES RESO LAUDING PH TEAM IN 19TH ASIAD

In a resolution filed recently, Senator Bong Go, chair of the Senate Committee on Sports, expressed his congratulations to members of the Philippine team for their commendable performance in the 19th Asian Games held in Hangzhou, China from September 23 to October 8. Senate Resolution No. (SBN) 825 acknowledges the athletes’ achievements and their contribution […]

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BONG GO LAUDS GILAS, OBIENA, ASIAD ATHLETES

Senator Bong Go articulated his deep sense of pride for Filipino athletes participating in the 19th Asian Games being held in Hangzhou City, China, from September 23 to October 8. Go personally traveled to China to show his full support for the Philippine delegation. The legislator also attended live competitions, including the recent match between […]

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RAMON ANG HAILS GILAS’ TRIUMPH AT ASIAN GAMES

For clinching the gold medal match of the 19th Asian Games men’s basketball for the first time in 33 years, Gilas Pilipinas won the admiration of San Miguel Corp. (SMC) president and chief operating officer Ramon S. Ang. Ang also hailed Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas chairman emeritus Manny V. Pangilinan, saying the latter’s vision powered Gilas’ […]

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HOUSE LAUDS EJ OBIENA FOR SILVER ATHLETICS WIN

The House of Representatives commended and congratulated Filipino pole vaulter Ernest John “EJ” Uy Obiena for winning the silver medal in the 2023 World Athletics Championships held in Budapest, Hungary recently. The message of commendation and congratulation is contained in Resolution No. 1255, which the House adopted unanimously. The resolution was authored by Speaker Martin […]

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SENATE LAUDS CHUA, ARANAS FOR WORLD CUP POOL WIN

The Senate adopted a resolution congratulating and commending Johann Chua and James Aranas for bagging the 2023 World Cup of Pool held in Lugo, Spain last June 27 to July 2 this year. Senate Resolution No. 714, taking into consideration Resolution Nos. 695 and 714, were introduced by Senators Bong Go, Jinggoy Estrada and Lito […]

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ARENAPLUS PARTNERS WITH FIBA FOR 2023 WORLD CUP

ArenaPlus, an online sports betting platform in the country, proudly announced its partnership with International Basketball Association (FIBA), supported by TV5 Cignal Ultra, to become the official sportsbook partner for the highly anticipated World Basketball Cup 2023. The FIBA Basketball World Cup 2023 is truly historic, as it marks the first-ever collaboration among three countries […]

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PIA CAYETANO TO STUDENT-ATHLETES: EXCEL IN ACADS

Senator Pia Cayetano urged student-athletes to apply the same passion they have for sports to their academics. This was the veteran legislator’s message to over 1,000 student-athletes from four regions – Western, Central, and Eastern Visayas, and Zamboanga Peninsula – at the opening ceremony of the Palarong Pambansa Pre-Qualifying Meet in Cebu City. Cayetano, herself […]

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LA SALLE INCHES CLOSER TO UAAP TITLE, NU LOOKS TO EXTEND THE SERIES TO A DO-OR-DIE

#SWAGFEST A game not for the faint-hearted. The UAAP Women’s Volleyball Tournament Finals Game 1 concluded with an empathic comeback win by last year’s runners-up. The De La Salle University Lady Spikers escaped the defending champions, National University Lady Bulldogs in a thrilling five-set win, 18-25, 25-22, 22-25, 25-21, 15-13. The game 1 of the […]