By Mark Giongco
Team UAAP-Philippines bagged two gold medals in taekwondo in the 16th Asean University Games in Vientiane, Laos, according to the country’s official website (http://auglaos2012.com/) on the biennial games.
China fired a warning they could win a third fewer golds than at Beijing 2008 as the ex-hosts played down expectations they will top the medals table for the second Olympics running.
National Capital Region captured the overall championship anew at the close of the 2012 National SCUAA (State Colleges and Universities) Olympics Sunday at the Iloilo Sports Complex in Iloilo City.
National Capital Region asserted its supremacy in swimming and other fronts in the 2012 National Scuaa (State Colleges and Universities Athletic Association) Olympics at the Iloilo Sports Complex.
Reigning titlist Ariel Tibayan posted a first-round technical knockout win over Jonathan Aguas of Tarlac City to power Nueve Ecija to the overall title in secondary boxing of the 2012 Central Luzon Regional Athletic Association (CLRAA) at the Peoples Park here on Thursday.
By Celest R. Flores
Six gold medals fell in the hands of the Philippines in day five of the 26th Southeast Asian Games Tuesday in Indonesia.