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Filipino athletes who made waves on social media in 2017

Dec 24, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Here are some of the most talked about local athletes and sports teams on Rappler's social media accounts for this year

Cielo Honasan completes sprint treble for PH in 2017 ASEAN Para Games

Sep 21, 2017 - 6:18 PM

Honasan, who ruled both the century dash and 200m run in the previous days, dominated once more in the women’s 400m event.

GONE WITH THE WIND. Cielo Honasan, age 15, finished with a record time of 63.35 seconds en route to her 3rd straight gold. Photo from 9th ASEAN Para Games Manila-Based Secretariat

Duterte, PSC give cash incentives to SEA Games medalists

Sep 13, 2017 - 9:40 PM

President Rodrigo Duterte also tells the Philippine Sports Commission to look for the next award winning athletes in non traditional places

Mencari cara hidupkan asa olahraga Indonesia

Sep 11, 2017 - 9:48 AM

Pemerintah sejak awal tidak memiliki blue print akan dibawa ke mana olah raga nasional

Rappler Talk Sports: Back-to-back SEA Games gold medalist Nikko Huelgas

Sep 07, 2017 - 5:01 PM

Nikko Huelgas shares his journey to becoming a national athlete

Aries Toledo: Nueva Ecija’s SEA Games pride and glory

Sep 04, 2017 - 9:00 AM

Aries Toledo s determined attitude to persevere has led him to stand where he is now in Philippine athletics

LEGEND. SEA Games decathlon Aries Toledo is the first from Nueva Ecija to bring glory to his province in the field of sports. Screenshot from livestream

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, August 28-September 2, 2017

Sep 03, 2017 - 1:17 PM

Must-watch videos from this week

Ini alasan Kemenpora tidak cairkan uang akomodasi untuk Eki Febri

Sep 01, 2017 - 11:53 PM

Namun Eki Febri membantah tinggal di rumah selama mengikuti pelatnas di Bandung

MENANGIS. Atlet putri Indonesia Eki Febri Ekawati menangis saat menyanyikan lagu Indonesia Raya dalam usai mendapat medali emas nomor tolak peluru putri SEA Games 2017,Jumat, 25 Agustus. Foto oleh Sigid Kurniawan/ANTARA

Ketua Satlak Prima siap dicopot Menpora

Sep 01, 2017 - 6:35 PM

“Enggak boleh malu dong karena kan sudah berjuang Kekalahan itu harus disikapi secara positif Apa yang menyebabkan kita kalah lalu mari kita benahi ke depan ujar Achmad

KETERANGAN. Menpora Imam Nahrawi (tengah) memberikan keterangan kepada media terkait hasil pencapaian Indonesia pada SEA Games 2017 Malaysia di kantor Kemenpora, Jakarta, Kamis, 31 Agustus. Foto oleh Muhammad Adimaja/ANTARA

IN PHOTOS: Filipino athletes in victory and defeat at SEA Games 2017

Sep 01, 2017 - 6:04 PM

The hard reality is that some succeeded while some fell short The underdogs stepped up while some expected winners had a bit of tough luck

WINNER. Samuel Thomas Harper Morrison of the Philippines battles Ardian Prayogo Dinggo of Indonesia in the finals of the men's -74kg taekwondo competition. Morrisson prevailed to win the gold medal. Photo from PSC-POC Media

Kemenpora: Prestasi atlet di SEA Games melorot karena minimnya anggaran

Aug 31, 2017 - 9:55 PM

Timnas Indonesia hanya mampu meraih 38 medali emas 63 medali perunggu dan 90 medali perunggu di SEA Games Kuala Lumpur

EVALUASI ATLET. Menpora Imam Nahrawi (tengah) memberikan keterangan kepada media terkait hasil pencapaian Indonesia pada SEA Games 2017 Malaysia di kantor Kemenpora, Jakarta, Kamis, 31 Agustus. Foto oleh Muhammad Adimaja/ANTARA

5 hal tentang Mariska Halinda, penyumbang emas SEA Games cabang taekwondo

Aug 31, 2017 - 11:44 AM

Mariska menyumbangkan emas pertama untuk Indonesia dari cabang taekwondo dalam SEA Games 2017

Atlet taekwondo putri Indonesia, Mariska Halinda (tengah), memperlihatkan medali emas yang ia peroleh dalam ajang SEA Games 2017 di Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pada 29 Agustus 2017. Foto dari Instagram/mariska_halinda

5 hal tentang Wewey Wita, peraih emas SEA Games 2017 cabang pencak silat

Aug 31, 2017 - 11:34 AM

Wewey Wita harus melalui perjuangan untuk SEA Games 2017 karena ia pindah kelas dan bekerja keras untuk menurunkan berat badannya

Pesilat putri Indonesia, Wewey Wita (kiri), menendang pesilat putri Vietnam, Tran Thi Them, dalam final tanding kelas B 50-55 Kg putri pencak silat SEA Games XXIX Kuala Lumpur di Stadion Juara, Bukit Kiara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pada 29 Agustus 2017. Foto oleh Sigid Kurniawan/Antara

Injuries, crammed schedules hurt athletics team at 2017 SEA Games - PATAFA

Aug 31, 2017 - 2:46 AM

Philippine athletics looks to resolve issues from the 2017 SEA Games in preparation for the 2018 Asian Games and 2019 SEA Games

SETBACKS. SEA Games Athletics chief Philip Guijo looks to improve the situation of Philippine Athletics based on problems experienced int he 2017 SEA Games. File photo by PSC-POC Media

Kath Magno puts up gallant stand despite competing without a coach in SEA Games

Aug 30, 2017 - 5:32 PM

Magno feels particularly proud of how far she came despite being alone in a competition like the SEA Games

PERSONAL BEST. Kathryn Magno of the Philippines (R) notches a personal best time in the 1000m race despite finishing fourth. Photo from PSC-POC Media

Philippines crashes to its worst SEA Games finish since 1999

Aug 30, 2017 - 5:12 PM

The Filipino delegation fails to match its 29 gold medal output from the 2015 and 2013 Games despite setting a target of 50 gold medals for this year

TEAM PHILIPPINES. The Philippine contingent parades during the 2017 Southeast Asian Games opening ceremony. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

PH speed skater Kath Magno misses podium on final day of SEA Games 2017

Aug 30, 2017 - 1:51 PM

Magno finishes fourth in the 29th Southeast Asian Games 1000m speed skating event with a personal best time of 1:51 893

CLOSE. Kathryn Magno is the last Filipino athlete to compete in the 29th Southeast Asian Games. File photo from PSC-POC Media

Philippine Sepak Takraw team bags fourth medal in men's regu

Aug 29, 2017 - 11:02 PM

Jason Huerte Mark Joseph Gonzal Ortouste Rheyjey Cabogoy Rhemwil Catana and Ronsited Gabayeron won the silver in the men s regu

Taekwondo jin Kirstie Alora falls to Cambodian for SEA Games silver

Aug 29, 2017 - 5:10 PM

This is the fourth straight time since 2014 that Alora has lost to Sorn Seavmey

TOUGH OPPONENT. Kirstie Alora (L) loses to her Cambodian rival, the 2014 Asian Games gold medalist, and settles for the 2017 SEA Games silver. Photo by PSC-POC Media Group

Dumaan ends a decade of pencak silat drought, grabs gold in 2017 SEA Games

Aug 29, 2017 - 3:25 PM

Princesslyn Enopia seizes the bronze medal in the women’s pancake silat tanding class A

Indonesia vs Myanmar: Demi medali pelipur lara

Aug 29, 2017 - 2:16 PM

Skuat yang full team membuat Merah Putih tak punya alasan untuk kalah

PELEPASAN TIMNAS. Ketua Umum PSSI Edy Rahmayadi (ketiga kiri), pelatih Luis Milla (kedua kiri), pemain serta ofisial berpose saat pelepasan timnas U-22 di Jakarta, Kamis, 10 Agustus. Wahyu Putro A/ANTARA

Daftar lengkap peraih emas untuk Indonesia dalam SEA Games 2017

Aug 29, 2017 - 2:12 PM

SEA Games 2017 berlangsung pada 19 hingga 30 Agustus

5 hal tentang Lindswell Kwok, ratu wushu Asia Tenggara

Aug 29, 2017 - 12:17 PM

Lindswell Kwok meraih medali emas cabang olahraga wushu nomor Taijijian jurus pedang di SEA Games 2017

Atlet wushu Indonesia Lindswell Kwok memegang medali ketika upacara penyerahan medali wushu nomor Taijijian putri di KLCC, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pada 21 Agustus 2017. Foto oleh Wahyu Putro A/Antara

5 hal tentang Siman Sudartawa, peraih emas cabang renang SEA Games 2017

Aug 29, 2017 - 11:43 AM

Siapa sangka atlet renang I Gede Siman Sudartawa takut air ketika masih kecil?

Perenang Indonesia, I Gede Siman Sudartawa, menggigit medali emas saat menjuarai final renang 50 meter gaya punggung putra SEA Games XXIX di National Aquatic Centre, kawasan Stadion Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pada 21 Agustus 2017. Foto oleh Sigid Kurniawan/Antara

Michael Martinez satisfied with SEA Games silver after successful first quad toe

Aug 28, 2017 - 11:59 PM

Martinez is happy with a SEA Games silver for now because the bigger picture for him is in South Korea next year

BIGGER PICTURE. Michael Martinez says he's focused on the bigger picture: qualifying for the 2018 Winter Olympics. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Squash bet Garcia cops bronze medal in SEA Games 2017

Aug 28, 2017 - 11:24 PM

Robert Garcia shares the 3rd spot with Singapore while Malaysia bags both the silver and gold medals in the tourney

Hidilyn Diaz misses SEA Games, looks forward to 2019 edition

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:58 PM

The 26 year old was denied a chance to give the Philippines a gold medal after host Malaysia scrapped women s weightlifting from this year s Southeast Asian Games

MISSING SEA GAMES. Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz admits she misses the SEA Games atmosphere. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

Jemyca Aribado lands another bronze for squash in SEA Games

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:19 PM

It was Aribado s fourth medal for the Philippine national squash team in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games

FOURTH MEDAL. Jemyca Aribado bags her first individual bronze medal in the women's singles squash even. Screenshot from livestream.

Knee injury hampers lifter Colonia for sorry finish in SEA Games

Aug 28, 2017 - 9:04 PM

Colonia says he isn t disappointed by the result probably because he did not expect to medal but his frustration from the failed clean and jerk lifts still shows

INJURED. Nestor Colonia competes despite a knee injury at the 2017 Southeast Asian Games. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

PH adds silver medals in 2017 SEA Games sailing, taekwondo

Aug 28, 2017 - 7:55 PM

Taekwondo bet Rhezie Aragon and sailor Geylord Coveta bag silver medals for the Philippines

Rhezie Canama Aragon of the Philippines (blue) competes against Mariska Halinda of Indonesia (red) in the women's bantamweight class (-53kg) of the 29th Southeast Asian Games taekwondo competition at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center. Aragon lost to settle for the silver medal.

'PH to go somewhere in between for 2019 SEA Games sports lineup'

Aug 28, 2017 - 5:53 PM

Cayetano: We can use the rules to our advantage as host country in the 2019 SEA Games or be fair to other countries

SOMEWHERE IN BETWEEN. SEA Games Organizing Committee chairman Alan Peter Cayetano says the Philippines will look to strike a balance when it comes to the sports it will include in the 2019 SEA Games. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

5 hal tentang Hendro Yap, pemecah rekor SEA Games cabang jalan cepat

Aug 28, 2017 - 4:42 PM

Selain mendapat emas Hendro mencatat rekor dalam cabor jalan cepat Ia mencatat hattrick emas pada SEA Games 2013 2015 dan 2017

Atlet jalan cepat, Hendro Yap, menunjukkan medali emas nomor jalan cepat 20 km putra SEA Games XXIX di Stadion Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, pada 22 Agustus 2017. Foto oleh Sigid Kurniawan/Antara

SEA Games Committee chair Cayetano: 'It’s time people managing sports act like a team'

Aug 28, 2017 - 2:38 PM

Alan Peter Cayetano hopes sports officials will rally behind common passion for Philippine sports in run up to SEA Games 2019 hosting

ACT LIKE A TEAM. SEA Games Organizing Committee chairman Alan Peter Cayetano hopes Philippine sports officials rally behind its passion for sports as the country prepares to host the 2019 SEA Games. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Malaysia team urged to stay grounded in football final

Aug 28, 2017 - 1:46 PM

The Malaysia men s football team is looking to add another gold to the host s collection as they sit on top of the medals table in the 2017 SEA Games

GROUNDED. The Malaysian football team will face Thailand in the men's football finals of the 2017 SEA Games. Photo from Kuala Lumpur 2017 website.

Sketsatorial: Insiden yang dialami Indonesia dalam sejarah SEA Games

Aug 28, 2017 - 12:43 PM

Ini bukan pertama kalinya Indonesia mengalami insiden di SEA Games Atlet atlet Tanah Air pernah juga melakukan walkout dari pertandingan karena sejumlah alasan

China still top, says Malaysian SEA Games diving champ

Aug 28, 2017 - 12:04 PM

Cheong scored 268 55 points in the 1m springboard category to win the gold despite a back injury

LUCK. Cheong Jun Hoong dismisses her world title as luck and considers China as the team to beat. Photo from Cheong Jun Hoong's Facebook.

Hari ke-14 SEA Games: Indonesia gagal menambah medali emas

Aug 28, 2017 - 10:07 AM

Dominasi tuan rumah Malaysia semakin tidak terkejar dengan meraih 96 medali emas 64 medali perak dan 63 medali perunggu

Carlo Biado clinches billiards gold in 2017 SEA Games

Aug 27, 2017 - 8:43 PM

Biado gives Philippines its second gold medal in billiards

GOLDEN TOUCH. Carlo Biado of the Philippines clinched the gold medal at the 2017 SEA Games. Photo from PSC-POC Media

PH gymnasts earn bronze in 2017 SEA Games women’s 5 hoops event

Aug 27, 2017 - 5:44 PM

Philippines snatches its 6th medal in gymnastics: 2 golds 1 silver and 3 bronzes

'Dibantu' Thailand, futsal putri Indonesia bawa pulang perunggu

Aug 27, 2017 - 5:07 PM

Thailand melumat habis Malaysia dengan skor 12 0

Pemain timnas Futsal Putri mengikuti pelepasan menuju SEA Games 2017, Kamis (10/8). FOTO oleh Wahyu Putro A/ANTARA

Centeno stuns veteran Amit for back-to-back women's 9-ball pool gold

Aug 27, 2017 - 4:21 PM

The 18 year old Centeno comes back from a 2 5 deficit to beat her idol in women s 9 ball pool singles for the second consecutive SEA Games

BACK-TO-BACK 1-2 FINISH. Chezka Centeno (R) wins gold and defeats her idol Rubilen Amit in women's 9-ball pool singles for the second straight SEA Games. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

PH adds two more bronzes in 2017 SEA Games sailing, sepak takraw

Aug 27, 2017 - 4:15 PM

Lester Troy Tayong and Emerson Villena scoop up a bronze medal in the men’s sailing international 470 event

Ahead of US return, Kobe Paras armed with key lessons after time with Gilas

Aug 27, 2017 - 3:13 PM

It s been a productive last few months for the 19 year old who spent his time learning what he could from Philippine national men s basketball team Gilas Pilipinas

BREAKOUT. Kobe Paras shows what he can do in the 2017 Southeast Asian Games. Photo by PSC-POC Media Group

PH's Elmer Abatayo earns bronze in 2017 SEA Games lawn bowls

Aug 27, 2017 - 2:27 PM

Philippines is in 6th place with 91 medals in the 29th Southeast Asian Games

#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, August 20-27, 2017

Aug 27, 2017 - 2:17 PM

Must watch videos from this week

RAINY WEATHER. The bad weather does not deter people from accompanying Kian delos Santos to his final destination. Photo by Eliza Lopez/Rappler

'Rough summer' worth it for Standhardinger with first gold as Gilas member

Aug 27, 2017 - 1:38 PM

Standhardinger is one of the first to drape the Philippine flag over his shoulders after the final buzzer sounded and water bottles came flying from the Gilas bench

FIRST GOLD. Christian Standhardinger wins his first gold playing for the Philippines. Photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Kiefer Ravena's stepback triple is 'icing' on 4th SEA Games gold

Aug 27, 2017 - 12:47 PM

With one of his signature stepback threes Kiefer Ravena fittingly caps off Gilas Pilipinas 18th SEA Games basketball gold medal

MEDAL COLLECTION. Kiefer Ravena wears all 4 of his SEA Games medals since 2011 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo by Jane Bracher/Rappler

PH women's volleyball loses to Vietnam, misses out on SEAG podium finish

Aug 27, 2017 - 12:22 PM

The Philippines fails to replicate a win that would have guaranteed the country s first podium finish in 12 years

Jaja Santiago of the Philippines attacks the defense of Vietnam during their women's volleyball match in the 29th Southeast Asian Games. The Vietnamese prevailed, 26-24, 25-12, 25-23. Photo by PSC-POC Media

Momen langka: Malaysia tenangkan timnas U-22 di babak semi final

Aug 27, 2017 - 9:22 AM

Aksi sportif timnas Malaysia diapresiasi oleh warga net Indonesia

DIPELUK. Penyerang Malaysia Jafri dan asisten pelatih terlihat memeluk pemain timnas U-22 Saddil Ramdani usai pertandingan semi final berakhir. Foto: screen shot Youtube

Klasemen SEA Games 2017: Indonesia kokoh berada di peringkat lima

Aug 27, 2017 - 8:22 AM

Posisi tuan rumah Malaysia sudah semakin jauh di atas dengan perolehan 83 medali emas

DAFTAR KLASEMEN. DAftar klasemen sementara SEA Games 2017 pada Sabtu malam, 26 Agustus. Ilustrasi oleh Rappler