2017 SEAG - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2017 SEAG


PH boxers a smash hit as Fernandez, Suarez, Marvin advance to 2017 SEA Games semis

Aug 21, 2017 - 7:04 PM

John Marvin Mario Fernandez and Charly Suarez punch and jab their ways to the the semifinal round

DOMINANCE. John Marvin dominated his Cuban-born Cambodian foe Felix Merlin Martinez, scoring two official standing 8 counts and a dropping him a couple more times in the win. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Men's sepak takraw team earns Philippines' first medal of SEAG 2017

Aug 16, 2017 - 4:26 PM

The Philippine men s sepak takraw team finishes second in the chinlone linking event

FIRST OF MANY. The Men's Sepak Takraw team kicks off the 2017 SEAG with a silver medal in the bag for the Philippines

Lack of training, injuries didn't stop Filipino Suarez from fighting Lomachenko

Aug 08, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Filipino boxer Charly Suarez says he was at 50 strength when he fought his heart out against pound for pound star Vasyl Lomachenko in 2012

FEARLESS. Charly Suarez demonstrated his fearlessness in a 2013 fight against Vasyl Lomachenko, fighting back against the boxing star with two injured shoulders after just 5 days of training. Photo by Toby Roca/Rappler

Boxer Charly Suarez makes SEA Games return with Tokyo 2020 in mind

Aug 07, 2017 - 5:00 PM

For Filipino boxer Charly Suarez the SEA Games is his first step toward his ultimate goal: a return to the Olympics

BACK TO THE SEA GAMES. Charly Suarez is making his return to the SEA Games after 6 years in a new weight category, seeking to show he's still one of the world's best fighters. Photo by Toby Roca/Rappler

Paras, Parks, Ravena lead Gilas lineup for 2017 SEA Games

Jun 28, 2017 - 2:45 PM

This year s regional meet will happen from August 19 to 30

SEA GAMES-BOUND. Ray Parks, along with the likes of Kobe Paras and Kiefer Ravena, will represent the Philippines in the Southeast Asian Games. Parks is seen here during his Gilas Pilipinas stint in the 2016 FIBA OQT. File Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

2017 SEA Games could have more events

Mar 02, 2016 - 7:43 PM

The Wushu Federation of the Philippines will strongly suggest the inclusion of sanda says a report