Filipino athletes made history in Tokyo Olympics

By Carlo Canares QUEZON CITY —  Two Filipino female athletes made history after winning Olympic medals at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Hidilyn Diaz won the Philippines’ first Olympic gold medal in the weightlifting category since the country first participated in the Olympics in 1927. Nesthy Petecio is the first Filipino female boxer to win an… Read More Filipino athletes made history in Tokyo Olympics

Hidilyn’s Olympic gold brings ‘pride, glory’ to PH

By Jimmyley Guzman PASIG CITY, — Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) Chief General Cirilito Sobejana on Tuesday expressed pride and lauded Filipina weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz for her historic gold medal win at the Tokyo Olympic Games Monday night. Sobejana said Diaz’s historic feat brought “pride and glory” to the military and the country. Sobejana… Read More Hidilyn’s Olympic gold brings ‘pride, glory’ to PH