Elusive no more

Manila police operatives nabbed Arnold Luna, 50, over the weekend in Tondo, Manila to make him account for a drug case pending before the Manila Regional Trial Court Branch 55 under Judge Josefina Siscar. Luna has been evading arrest since a warrant was issued against him on 4 December 2017. An informant fingered his location […].....»»

Category: newsSource: tribune tribuneAug 22nd, 2021

Pandemic stalls Carl-Kulot murder trial

Justice remains elusive for teenagers Carl Angelo Arnaiz and Reynaldo “Kulot” de Guzman, whose double murder trial before a Navotas court remains pending amid a pandemic......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 17th, 2021

Casimero battles frustration, defends WBO bantamweight crown vs Rigondeaux

It was a stinker of a fight that saw less than 50 punches landed by each boxer, thanks largely to Rigondeaux’s elusive style......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 15th, 2021

No stopping Nesthy Petecio until she wins Olympic gold

Falling only a hairline short of winning the elusive gold medal for the Philippine boxing team in the recently concluded Games, the 29-year-old Petecio is going to try and try again......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 11th, 2021

After bronze, Marcial to aim for elusive boxing gold in Paris 2024

After falling short of the gold medal in the Games in Tokyo, Marcial said he is planning to try again in the next edition of the Olympiad in Paris......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 8th, 2021

EDITORIAL - Golden moment

After a drought of 97 years, the Philippines has finally bagged the elusive gold medal in the Olympic Games......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 28th, 2021

Philippine Olympians begin quest for elusive gold

In pursuit of a first Olympic gold medal for nearly a century now, the Philippines could finally nail it in a Summer Games like no other behind a lean but crack team bannered by a world champion gymnast, a champion golfer and a returning Olympic medalist......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2021

Mourning PNoy

The return of authoritarian rule is a constant threat, and progress an increasingly elusive goal in the Philippines. Democratization and development have too often foundered on the shoals of government indifference, incompetence, and antipathy. A process that began during the reform and revolutionary periods of Philippine history, democratization has been interrupted, delayed, weakened, and sabotaged… The post Mourning PNoy appeared first on Bulatlat......»»

Category: newsSource:  bulatlatRelated NewsJul 4th, 2021

Lucky 13th Tokyo slot goes to Juvic

Golfer Juvic Pagunsan has officially qualified to the Tokyo Olympics, becoming the 13th member of Team Philippines shooting for the elusive first gold in the quadrennial Games......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 23rd, 2021

Saso’s next goal: Gold in Tokyo

With her historic triumph at the 76th US Women’s Open, Fil-Japanese golf star Yuka Saso has sparked much excitement and hope for a Philippine Olympic Team hunting for that elusive gold medal in Tokyo next month......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

Serena survives scare; Tsitsipas, Medvedev make final 32

Paris—Serena Williams survived a French Open scare to extend her latest bid for an elusive 24th Grand Slam singles title with a three-set victory over Mihaela Buzarnescu on Wednesday, while men’s fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas and world number two Daniil Medvedev also reached the third round......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 4th, 2021

After historic PGA win at 50: Mickelson eyes elusive US Open

KIAWAH ISLAND—Ageless wonder Phil Mickelson is taking aim at an elusive US Open title to complete a career Grand Slam after becoming golf’s oldest major winner by capturing the PGA Championship......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

Diaz, Obiena ramp up training

Tokyo-bound Hidilyn Diaz and EJ Obiena have intensified their training going into the final stretch of training with a goal of winning an elusive Olympic gold......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 2nd, 2021

Diaz, Obiena go full blast in training for Tokyo mission

Diaz and Obiena, who are in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Formia, Italy, respectively, hurdled the challenges of training during the COVID-19 pandemic and remain the country’s best bets to end the its long wait for an elusive mint in the quadrennial meet......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 1st, 2021

Cebu’s ‘The Bomb’ fails to KO S. African foe, loses by unanimous decision

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The world title shot has remained elusive for the pride of Borbon town in north Cebu, Christian “The Bomb” Araneta, after he lost via unanimous decision against South African Sivenathi Nontshinga for the IBF world light flyweight title eliminator in Gqeberha (formerly Port Elizabeth), Eastern Cape, South Africa, today, April 25, 2021.  […] The post Cebu’s ‘The Bomb’ fails to KO S. African foe, loses by unanimous decision appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 25th, 2021

Petecio, Paalam gain Olympic spots

The Philippines will have four boxers who will try to end the long search for the elusive Olympic gold after Nesthy Petecio and Carlo Paalam yesterday received slots to the Tokyo Games in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 19th, 2021

Boxers Petecio, Paalam secure Tokyo Olympic berths

The Philippines will have four boxers eyeing to end the country’s long search for an elusive first Olympic gold medal after Nesthy Petecio and Carlo Paalam received slots via their high rankings from the International Olympic Committee Boxing Task Force......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 19th, 2021


Many of us spend a large chunk of our life in this elusive quest......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 8th, 2021

Officials anticipate more Philippines bets making Tokyo Games

Philippine sports officials expect more Filipino bets to qualify to the Tokyo Olympics where hopes are high the country has a legitimate chance to win the elusive first gold medal in the quadrennial games......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 12th, 2021

Simmons 1 of 9 NBA stars on Australia& rsquo;s Olympic team

Melbourne---Two-time NBA All-Star Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles and San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills were included Wednesday in Australia’s Tokyo Olympic squad as they target an elusive gold medal......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsFeb 4th, 2021

Simmons among nine NBA stars on Australia Olympic squad

Two-time NBA All-Star Ben Simmons of the Philadelphia 76ers, Utah Jazz forward Joe Ingles and San Antonio Spurs’ Patty Mills were included Wednesday in Australia’s Tokyo Olympic squad as they target an elusive gold medal. They are among nine NBA players on the team, although new head coach Brian Goorjian also opted for some young […] The post Simmons among nine NBA stars on Australia Olympic squad appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsFeb 3rd, 2021