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Volcanoes dethrone Malaysians
by Joey Villar - December 9, 2019 - 12:00am
The Philippines succeeded in dethroning Malaysia in rugby with an unforgiving 19-0 victory at the Clark Parade Grounds here.
Life-saver takes second crack at glory
by Joey Villar - December 9, 2019 - 12:00am
Roger Casugay, the Filipino surfer who saved his Indonesian foe from drowning during the competition, was given another chance at SEAG medal play and took advantage of it.
Surfer yields shot at gold to save life
by Joey Villar - December 8, 2019 - 12:00am
The Philippines is raking in the gold medals in almost all fronts and on its way to eclipsing its previous hauls of 91 in 1991 and 112 in 2005 in the country’s previous hosting of the Southeast Asian Game...
Knott, Obiena break records
by Joey Villar - December 8, 2019 - 12:00am
Kristina Knott did not only break the Southeast Asian Games record but also included herself in the conversation as a potential 2020 Tokyo Olympics qualifier.
Hero surfer: Pinoy bet sacrifices SEA Games gold bid to rescue Indonesian foe
by Joey Villar - December 7, 2019 - 3:26pm
Away from the limelight and in a sport not as glitzy and popular as others, Filipino surfer Roger Casugay carved out a performance worthy of a gold as he sacrificed his sure-fire victory to save the life of his Indonesian...
Hail the new marathon queen
by Joey Villar - December 7, 2019 - 12:00am
Christine Hallasgo devoted the whole year in rigorous training after finishing 10 minutes behind the more illustrious Mary Joy Tabal in a national race last year.
Blu Boys stunned by Singapore, in danger of missing gold in SEA Games softball
by Joey Villar - December 6, 2019 - 4:04pm
The Philippines was looking to sweep both men’s and women’s softball divisions in the 30th Southeast Asian Games. There is a chance it might not happen.
Hosts still looking for gold in chess
by Joey Villar - December 6, 2019 - 12:00am
The Philippines is still in search of its first gold medal in the chess competition of the 30th Southeast Asian Games. But you can call them the kings of the demo sports for now.
Tabal prospect to sparkwinning drive in athletics
by Joey Villar - December 6, 2019 - 12:00am
Mary Joy Tabal sets in motion the Philippines’ golden bid, gunning for nothing but the gold medal in women’s marathon as the centerpiece athletics fire off today at the New Clark City Stadium here.
Tears of victory for Philippine lawn bowls squad
by Joey Villar - December 5, 2019 - 12:00am
The whole of the Philippine lawn bowls team abandoned training six weeks ago to help put up their playing venue in the 30th Southeast Asian Games here.
Deiparine ends Philippines’ decades-long SEA Games swimming drought, wins breaststroke gold
by Joey Villar - December 4, 2019 - 7:12pm
James Deiparine splashed his way to record-breaking performance in the men’s 100-meter breaststroke to give the Philippines its first swimming gold in the Southeast Asian Games in more than a decade.
'You reap what you sow': Heartwarming SEA Games harvest for Philippine lawn bowls squad
by Joey Villar - December 4, 2019 - 3:02pm
The whole of the Philippine lawn bowls team abandoned training six weeks ago to help put up the venue that was used in the 30th Southeast Asian Games here. It was all worth it.
Pinoys bag SEA Games golds in arnis anyo
by Joey Villar - December 3, 2019 - 5:57pm
Chrisamuel Delfin and Mary Allin Aldeguer topped the men and women anyo non-traditional open weapon events to cap the Philippines’ domination of arnis in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.
Secopito loses grip of rapid chess lead
by Joey Villar - December 3, 2019 - 12:00am
The Philippines’ Catherine Secopito fell to top seed Pham Le Thao Nguyen of Vietnam and drew with second pick Tan Li Ting of Malaysia yesterday to lose her grip of the lead in rapid chess of the 30th SEA Games...
Blu Boys blank Thais in four-inning job
by Joey Villar - December 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Father and son Apol and Justine Rosales came through with heroic plays as the Philippines routed Thailand, 11-0, yesterday to jumpstart its gold medal bid in men’s softball of the 30th Southeast Asian Games...
Pinoys show mastery of arnis
by Joey Villar - December 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Arnis isn’t the national sport for nothing.
Fierce, hungry arnisadors on target
by Joey Villar - December 2, 2019 - 12:00am
A long 14-year wait only made Pinoy arnisadors hungrier, fiercer as they swept all four gold medals disputed in the men’s event in the 30th SEA Games at the Angeles University Foundation gym here yesterda...
Delight on the dance floor
by Joey Villar - December 2, 2019 - 12:00am
Sean Mischa Aranar and Ana Leonila Nualla had an instant rapport when they first met in 2013. Little did they know that the partnership would, six years later, produce three gold medals in the Southeast Asian G...
Pinoys raring to rule arnis
by Joey Villar - December 1, 2019 - 12:00am
The Philippines goes full force with a 19-strong crew out on a mission of winning 11 to 12 of the 20 gold medals up for grabs in arnis beginning today at the Angeles University Foundation Gym here.
Dancers targeting 13 golds
by Joey Villar - December 1, 2019 - 12:00am
Noted as a heavyweight in the sport, the Philippines hopes to live up to expectations as it tries to sweep all 13 gold medals in dancesport in the 30th SEA Games at the Royce Hotel in Clark Freeport Zone here t...
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