Philippine team exceeds expectations in AIMAG
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Philippine team exceeds expectations in AIMAG

Chef de mission Monsour Del Rosario hardly expected a deluge of medals in the 5th Asian Indoor and Martial Arts Games held in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan. So it came…

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Phillip Delarmino advances to Muay Thai -57kg finals
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Phillip Delarmino advances to Muay Thai -57kg finals

Muay Thai fighter Phillip Delarmino advanced to the finals after he scored a 30-27 win over Rusdem Bayramdurdyyew of Turkmenistan in their -57kg semifinals match in the 5th…

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Cielo Honasan’s golden heater continues; Adeline Dumapong-Ancheta delivers once again
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Cielo Honasan’s golden heater continues; Adeline Dumapong-Ancheta delivers once again

The Philippines, headed by teenage sprint phenom Cielo Honasan and seasoned powerlifter Adeline Dumapong-Ancheta, rode on its eight-gold haul the day before by raking in five yesterday in…

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Hidilyn Diaz, Eric Cray miss out on gold
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Hidilyn Diaz, Eric Cray miss out on gold

Rio Olympics silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz and Filipino-American Eric Cray missed out on winning gold medals in their respective events, as the two settled with silver medals in…

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Nestor Colonia in ‘make-or-break’ bid
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Nestor Colonia in ‘make-or-break’ bid

Olympian Nestor Colonia will try to prove the critics wrong in a make-or-break campaign for Team Philippines as he competes in the Men’s 56-kg division of the 29th…

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Diaz targets Tokyo 2020 gold
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Diaz targets Tokyo 2020 gold

Hidilyn Diaz landed back in the country Thursday evening after winning the Olympic silver medal in the women’s -53 kg event of weightlifting with warm welcome from her…

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Diaz plans to continue development of weightlifting in the country
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Diaz plans to continue development of weightlifting in the country

Build it, and they will come. 2016 Rio Olympic Games silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz plans to use the incentives she will receive from the Philippine government and the…

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Diaz aims for bronze, gets unexpected silver
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Diaz aims for bronze, gets unexpected silver

It took a while before the moment sunk in for Hidilyn Diaz. “I was surprised why the South Koreans were celebrating when everybody thought they were fourth. It…

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Olympic hero Diaz set to receive Php 5M in government incentives
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Olympic hero Diaz set to receive Php 5M in government incentives

Change has truly come. National athlete Hidilyn Diaz is set to receive at least PhP 5,000,000 in government incentives after ending the 20-year medal drought of the Philippines…

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Palace hails Diaz for ending Olympic drought
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Palace hails Diaz for ending Olympic drought

Hidilyn Diaz, 25, of Zamboanga City, ended the Philippines’ 20 year Olympic medal drought with a silver finish in the Women’s 53-kg Weightlifting category early Monday morning. After…

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