Olympic heroes to receive government incentives in Malacañang

Tokyo Olympic heroes Hidilyn Diaz, Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Marcial, all military athletes, report to their Commander in Chief – President Duterte – in a courtesy call in Malacañang Monday......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 19th, 2021Related News

Duterte awards incentives to Tokyo heroes on Monday

The country’s first Olympic gold medalist, Hidilyn Diaz, along with silver medalists Carlo Paalam and Nesthy Petecio and bronze medalist Eumir Marcial, all military athletes will be reporting to their Commander in Chief on August 23 as President Rodrigo Duterte receives them in a courtesy call in Malacañang......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsAug 19th, 2021Related News

Diaz receives housing incentive; boxers& rsquo; units completed by X& rsquo;mas

Tokyo Olympics gold medalist Hidilyn Diaz is ready to move in to her brand new house-and-lot, while fellow Olympic medalists Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Felix Marcial will be spending Christmas this year as neighbors......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsAug 19th, 2021Related News

Tagaytay house and lots for Olympic medalists begin construction

Diaz, Petecio, Paalam and Marcial were shown the houses and lots in Tagaytay City as rewards for bringing home the country’s first Olympic gold medal the Tokyo Games apart from a couple of silver and a bronze......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 18th, 2021Related News

Medalists reap fruits of hard labor

Filipino Olympic medalists Hidilyn Diaz, Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Marcial have started to reap the fruits of their hard labor......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 18th, 2021Related News

Marcial still committed to national team, but eyes pro fight soon

Fresh from his bronze medal in the Tokyo Olympics, Marcial hopes to continue representing Team Philippines, but is also looking to move forward in his professional career......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 18th, 2021Related News

Philippine Paralympic Committee names flagbearers for Tokyo Paralympics

Philippine Tokyo Paralympics chef-de-mission Francis Diaz said the team is inspired to perform well after the country came through with its best effort in the Tokyo Olympics where it brought home a historic gold medal thanks to Hidilyn Diaz and two silver and a bronze courtesy of Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Marcial, respectively......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 17th, 2021Related News

Ghost of Eumir Marcial s Olympic loss haunts Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao was hitting the mitts with Freddie Roach during Thursday afternoon’s session at the Wild Card Gym when, out of nowhere, he suddenly blurted out a phrase......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 14th, 2021Related News

Eumir Marcial hopes to see boxing in collegiate leagues

Including it in leagues like the NCAA, and the UAAP, the Zamboanga native says, will help aspiring boxers get the attention they deserve......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 12th, 2021Related News

Team PH: Tokyo Olympics by the numbers

4 -- It’s mission accomplished for Team Philippines at the Tokyo Olympic 2020+1, churning out its best performance ever with a gold, courtesy of Hidilyn Diaz in weightlifting, two silvers from boxers Nesthy Petecio and Carlo Paalam, and a bronze medal by Eumir Marcial, also in boxing.....»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsAug 9th, 2021Related News

Triumphant boxers, POC chief fly home today

Boxers Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam and Eumir Marcial, along with the rest of the Philippine delegation, will fly home today and will be accorded a hero’s welcome following their feats in the Tokyo Olympics......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 8th, 2021Related News

After bronze, Marcial to aim for elusive boxing gold in Paris 2024

After falling short of the gold medal in the Games in Tokyo, Marcial said he is planning to try again in the next edition of the Olympiad in Paris......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 8th, 2021Related News

Marcial hopes to be ringside at Pacquiao vs Spence fight

Though first planning to see his family in the Philippines, Marcial hopes to fly to the US and be ringside for the senator's fight......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsAug 8th, 2021Related News

Nesthy Petecio named flag bearer for Tokyo Olympics closing ceremonies

Petecio, who won silver in the women's featherweight division, will be joined by her three teammates in the Philippine boxing team: Irish Magno, fellow silver medalist Carlo Paalam, and bronze medalist Eumir Marcial......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 7th, 2021Related News

Hidylyn, Nesthy, Carlo at Eumir: wagi vs kahirapan

Sino ang makakapagsabi na sa nakaraang 123 years,  meron  na tayong apat na medalya sa Tokyo World Olympics? At pinakamatindi, ang mga naghatid ng karangalan, sina Hidylyn Diaz, Nesthy Petecio, Carlo Paalam at Eumir Marcial ay lahat galing sa matinding kahirapan.  Talagang ibang klase si Lord. Isipin niyo, si Hidylyn ay anak ng tricycle driver […] The post Hidylyn, Nesthy, Carlo at Eumir: wagi vs kahirapan appeared first on Bandera......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsAug 6th, 2021Related News

With Marcial’s bronze, Zamboanga City now has 2 treasures in sports

ZAMBOANGA CITY (MindaNews / 5 Aug) – Flooded with congratulatory greetings as the only city in the Philippines to have produced two Olympic Medals in one Olympic Games – a gold from Hidilyn Diaz of Mampang and a bronze from Eumir Felix Marcial of Lunzuran – Zamboanga City remains on high. “[Hidilyn and Eumir] representing our […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsAug 6th, 2021Related News

Pacquiao backs Paalam’s bid for Olympic gold vs Briton

By CARLO ANOLIN Expect Manny Pacquiao to continue cheering on flyweight Olympic boxer Carlo Paalam when he competes in the gold medal match against Galal Yafai of Great Britain at the Kokugikan Arena today.The Filipino boxing legend paid homage to Paalam and middleweight boxer Eumir Felix Marcial during their respective semifinal matches Thursday, Aug. 5.Pacquiao […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsAug 6th, 2021Related News

Eumir Marcial laments narrowly missing the Olympic gold

Marcial settled for the bronze medal with the semifinal loss, though it might as well could've been silver or gold with the hairline decision that ousted the Filipino pug out of the competition......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsAug 6th, 2021Related News

2nd gold in sight as Paalam tames Japanese foe, but Marcial loses

By TITO S. TALAO TOKYO — Flyweight Carlo Paalam combined guile and blinding speed to stay in the hunt for the Philippines’ second gold medal in the XXXII Olympiad Thursday even as middleweight Eumir Felix Marcial saw a critical second round edge vanish against a tireless wrecking machine from Ukraine that mirrored Ivan Drago, losing […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsAug 5th, 2021Related News

Not bad, Marcial’s bronze medal is worth P7-M for now

By JONAS TERRADO Eumir Felix Marcial is set to receive P7 million from the government and private sector following his bronze medal showing in the Tokyo Olympics. The middleweight boxer fell short against Ukraine’s Oleksandr Khyzhniak in their action-packed semifinal affair but his bronze will assure him of incentives based on Republic Act 10699. Under […].....»»

Source: Tempo TempoCategory: NewsAug 5th, 2021Related News