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Trillanes to PSC: Explain 'mishandling' of Wesley So's federation switch

Feb 02, 2015 - 3:42 PM

How many more promising athletes like GM So will our country have to lose due to the poor leadership of the PSC and its mishandling of sports development in the country? asks Trillanes

WORLD CLASS. The Philippines let go of Cavite native Wesley So, who displayed his world class ability by forcing a draw with the reigning world champion in January. File photo by Piroschka Van De Wouw/EPA

PSC cuts off financial support to Wesley So

Jun 19, 2014 - 2:01 PM

The Philippine Sports Commission has announced it will freeze chess grandmaster Wesley So’s monthly allowance after he stated intentions to switch to the United States Chess Federation

US BOUND. Top-rated Filipino chess player Wesley So is seeking to transfer to the US team. Photo from So's Facebook