Rey Virgilio Lachica

PH boxing coaches confident ahead of crucial draw in Paris Olympics

The draw, set this Thursday, July 25, would play a significant part in the success of each participant because one could be drawn in a “lighter” group all the way to the medal round.

Huge task for PH boxers in Paris

Comprising the deadly squad are Tokyo runners-up Carlo Paalam and Nesthy Petecio, and bronze winner Eumir Marcial, and Games rookies Aira Villegas and Hergie Bacyadan who are likewise determined to be part of the Olympic lore. 

It’s make or break for Yulo in Paris

The glow and excitement in Carlo Yulo’s eyes are palpable off and on the arena which is just good for the country’s world-class gymnast as he chases his Olympic glory in Paris 12 days from now.

David Nepomuceno, 1st Filipino Olympian, smiling sweetly from heaven

Somewhere up in heaven, David Nepomuceno must be smiling delightedly not because he is looking down at Metz’s treasured artifacts – from Roman to Renaissance times – on display in various places, including the famed Gothic Metz Cathedral.

13 Pinoys assured of slots, 12 others hoping to qualify for Paris Games

Thirteen Filipinos are now technically assured of berths to the Philippine team that will wage war against the best and strongest athletes from around the globe in the Paris Olympics.