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Late sub scores tying goal for Philippines vs Cambodia SEAG football

November 25, 2019

The Philippines salvaged a 1-1 draw against Cambodia as late substitute Dennis Chung scored in injury time in a Group A match Monday night at the Rizal Memorial track-football stadium at the 30th Southeast Asian Games (SEAG). Chung’s 93rd minute


Palace, PHISGOC apologize to SEA Games athletes for inconvenience

November 24, 2019

Malacanang on Sunday apologized to the athletes of Timor-Leste, Myanmar and Cambodia for the inconvenience they experienced when they arrived in the country for the upcoming Southeast Asian Games. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo issued the statement after the Philippine Southeast


Japan confirms national stadium’s completion at end of November

November 19, 2019

Tokyo–The Japanese government confirmed Tuesday for the last time that the new National Stadium, the main venue for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic and Paralympic Games, will be completed at the end of November. “We were able to confirm that the


PNP deploying at least 20,000 cops for SEA Games

November 11, 2019

The number of cops to be deployed for the 2019 Southeast Asian (SEA) Games will reach at least 20,000, according to the Philippine National Police ( PNP). In a press briefing, Police Lieutenant General Archie Francisco Gamboa, PNP’s officer-in-charge, said


Hokkaido, Sapporo not to bear costs for 2020 Games marathon

November 9, 2019

Sapporo, Nov. 8 (Jiji Press)–The organizing committee of the 2020 Tokyo Games agreed on Friday with the city of Sapporo and the prefecture of Hokkaido that the two local governments will not shoulder costs related to the Olympic marathon and


Filipina weightlifter wins 2 golds, silver in Asian junior tilt

October 27, 2019

The Philippine Sports Commission congratulated weightlifter Vanessa Sarno after she bagged two gold medals and one silver during the 2019 Asian Youth and Junior Weightlifting Championship in Pyongyang, North Korea last October 25. “Congratulations Vanessa Sarno for winning two gold


2019 Skate Canada: Yuzuru Hanyu finishes gold in men’s short program

October 26, 2019

Yuzuru Hanyu of Japan skates his short program at the 2019 Skate Canada International ISU Grand Prix event in Kelowna, BC on October 25, 2019. (Photo by Geoff Robins / AFP) Jiji Press

2019 Skate Canada: Rika Kihira skates to first place in short program

October 26, 2019

Rika Kihira of Japan competes in the Ladies Short Program at the Skate Canada International ISU Figure Skating Grand Prix in Kelowna, Canada, 25 October 2019. EPA / TODD KOROL Jiji Press