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Team Philippines tops modest goal with 3 golds

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YOUNG judo sensation Kiyomi Watanabe, 16, looks at a fallen Thi Hoa Bui of Vietnam during the women’s under 63 kg final. Watanabe won the gold.  RAFFY LERMA

Drawing sparkling performances from two judokas and a billiards world champion, Team Philippines seized three more golds Friday and kept its last-ditch bid for sixth overall afloat with two days remaining in the 27th Southeast Asian Games here.

Posted: December 21st, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Multimedia,Photos,Photos and Videos,Section | Read More »

From bronze to gold for Ramirez, Watanabe

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Kiyomi Watanabe and Gilbert Ramirez easily subdued their rivals Friday as Filipino judokas pinned down two golds in the 27th Southeast Asian Games here.

Posted: December 21st, 2013 in Editors' Picks,Headlines,Section | Read More »

02 Days to the opening ceremony

Philippine Delegation Dec. 11 to 22 Athletics Ulboc, Christopher Jr. Sermona, Loralie Amahit Herrera, Rene Marayac, Benigno Nierras, Julius Felicisimo Obiena, Ernest John Guarte, Mervin Fresnido, Danilo Ferrera, Arniel Del Prado, Isidro Jr. Bano, Junrey Sunang, Eliezer Decena Buenaventura, Riezel Reyes Cid, Jesson Ramil Panique, Eric Segovia Villarito, Rosie Cray, Eric Shauwm Brazas Alejan, Edgardo [...]

Posted: December 8th, 2013 in Headlines | Read More »

PH judokas snare 5 golds

THE PHILIPPINES grabbed five gold medals on the first day of the Southeast Asian Judo Championships in Burma (Myanmar)yesterday.

Posted: October 19th, 2013 in Headlines,Other Sports,Section | Read More »

UAAP judo: Ateneo reclaims men’s title; La Salle ends title drought

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Fierce rivals Ateneo and De La Salle clinched separate titles in the UAAP Season 76 judo tournament at the Blue Eagle Gym on Monday.

Posted: September 30th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Head of Japan judo to stay on despite scandals

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The head of Japan’s judo federation has changed tack on quitting, vowing instead to oversee proper reforms in his sport after a series of scandals.

Posted: June 12th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

JOC to investigate violence in judo, other sports

In this photo taken in June 2012, Ryuji Sonoda, center, coaches female judo wrestlers during a training camp in Ureshino city, southwestern Japan. Japan's Judo Federation said Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013 that head coach Sonoda used violence against athletes at the camp prior to the London Olympics. The federation's confirmation Wednesday of Sonoda's actions comes a day after it was revealed 15 female judo wrestlers sent a letter to the Japanese Olympic Committee at the end of 2012 complaining they had been subjected to harassment and physical violence by Sonoda at a pre-Olympic training camp, Kyodo news agency reported. AP

The Japanese Olympic Committee says it will launch an investigation into the alleged abuse of elite female judo competitors by former national coach Ryuji Sonoda.

Posted: February 2nd, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Judoka Uchishiba sentenced to 5 years in prison

Japanese women's judo national team head coach Ryuji Sonoda leaves after a press conference in Tokyo Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013. Sonoda resigned over accusations he physically abused female judoka at a training camp before the London Olympics. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

Two-time Olympic judo champion Masato Uchishiba was sentenced to five years in prison on Friday for raping a female member of a university judo club in 2011.

Posted: February 1st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Japan women’s judo coach accused of beatings to quit

All Japan Judo Federation (AJJF) executive Koshi Onozawa speaks at a press conference in Tokyo on January 30, 2013 following a complaint by wrestlers to the Japanese Olympic Committee last month that they had been subjected to physical punishment by the team's head coach. Japan's Olympic women judo wrestlers were beaten with bamboo swords and slapped by their coaches, officials said on January 30, weeks after a schoolboy suicide sparked debate over corporal punishment. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO

Japan’s national women’s judo head coach said Thursday he would resign, the day after allegations emerged he had beaten his athletes with wooden swords.

Posted: January 31st, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Japanese female Olympic judo athletes beaten by coaches

All Japan Judo Federation (AJJF) executive Koshi Onozawa speaks at a press conference in Tokyo on January 30, 2013 following a complaint by wrestlers to the Japanese Olympic Committee last month that they had been subjected to physical punishment by the team's head coach. Japan's Olympic women judo wrestlers were beaten with bamboo swords and slapped by their coaches, officials said on January 30, weeks after a schoolboy suicide sparked debate over corporal punishment. AFP PHOTO / Yoshikazu TSUNO

Japan’s female Olympic judo athletes were beaten with bamboo swords and slapped by their coaches, officials said Wednesday, weeks after a schoolboy’s suicide sparked anguished debate over corporal punishment.

Posted: January 30th, 2013 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Tigers reign in UAAP season 75 judo

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University of Santo Tomas reigned in the 75th season of the Universities Athletic Association of the Philippines (UAAP) judo competitions once again, bagging the men’s, women’s and junior’s titles.

Posted: October 2nd, 2012 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

Beijing misery sparked Riner’s golden surge

France's Teddy Riner reacts as he receives his gold medal for the men's over 100-kg judo competition at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, in London. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Newly-crowned Olympic heavyweight champion Teddy Riner admitted the abject misery of his shock defeat at the 2008 Beijing Games inspired him to London gold.

Posted: August 4th, 2012 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

Japanese judo endures worst Games in 24 years

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No Japanese man will win a gold medal in judo for the first time ever at an Olympic Games after Daiki Kamikawa lost in the heavyweight division in London on Friday.

Posted: August 3rd, 2012 in Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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