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PSC resolution calls for end to corruption in sports

Sep 27, 2017 - 12:51 PM

PSC demands POC and NSAs to settle millions of pesos of unliquidated accounts

RESOLUTION FILED. Butch Ramirez supports the campaign against corruption in sports. Photo from Kuala Lumpur 2017 gallery.

PH withdraws interest from 2019 SEA Games hosting due to Marawi conflict

Jul 21, 2017 - 3:09 PM

PSC chairman William Butch Ramirez says the Philippines will focus on the rehabilitation and rebuilding of Mindanao over hosting the SEA Games

WITHDRAWN. The Philippines is out of the running to host the 2019 SEA Games, citing the 'problem of terrorism and atrocities.' Photo by Joel Nito/AFP

PH Sports Institute brings high hopes for grassroots development

Jan 17, 2017 - 10:17 AM

The Philippine Sports Institute will open 12 regional training centers around the country to develop athletes at the grassroots level

A NEW HOPE. Dennis Uy, Leoncio B. Evasco Jr. , Roel Velasco and Hidilyn Diaz take the Oath of Support for the PSI. Photo by Alain Canto

Pacquiao tells PSC Chairman Ramirez: Clean up corruption in sports

Aug 16, 2016 - 11:36 PM

Senator Manny Pacquiao urges PSC Chairman Butch Ramirez to make sure corruption in sports is addressed during his term

MEETING. The Senate committee for sports, with Manny Pacquiao as chairman, meets with sports agencies PSC, POC, and PAGCOR. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Hidilyn Diaz to be awarded housing unit, P5 million for Olympic silver

Aug 08, 2016 - 7:54 PM

Hidilyn Diaz will also have her proposed weightlifting gym in Zamboanga sponsored by the PSC and a ticker tape parade on August 11

SILVER REWARD. Hidilyn Diaz will get a nice bonus for ending the Philippines' medal drought at the Olympics. EPA/NIC BOTHMA

Philippines to host 2019 SEA Games in Manila or Davao - Ramirez

Jul 17, 2016 - 6:14 PM

Manila is the number one option due to its facilities but several facilities in Davao will be inspected to determine their suitability to host the event

Ramirez to return as PSC chairman - report

Jun 23, 2016 - 3:39 AM

William Butch Ramirez tells dzSR he will return to the post he held from 2005 to 2009