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Hidilyn formalizes Tokyo entry

Hidilyn Diaz will make her fourth Olympic appearance in Tokyo in July, with a shot at fulfilling the nation’s hope for a first-ever gold medal in the quadrennial games......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarApr 18th, 2021

Hidilyn formalizes Tokyo entry

Hidilyn Diaz will make her fourth Olympic appearance in Tokyo in July, with a shot at fulfilling the nation’s hope for a first-ever gold medal in the quadrennial games......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

Mission accepted: Hidilyn Diaz bound for Tokyo Olympics

Hidilyn Diaz formalized her entry to this July’s Summer Olympic Games in Tokyo, but her competition in the 55kg weight class just got tougher......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Pinoy weightlifters tip off Asian meet, Hidilyn competes Sunday

Hidilyn, who is set to formalize her entry to the Tokyo Olympics with this tournament, will see action Sunday at 4:00 p.m. (7:00 p.m., Manila) as she seeks to rule the Women's 55kg Final......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 17th, 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

Backdoor entry for Sarno possible

Vanessa Sarno, the new toast of Philippine weightlifting, may still make the Tokyo Olympics in July as a wildcard......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 27th, 2021

Hidilyn goes for second ‘lift of faith’

Weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz will hope and pray for another “lift of faith” when she aims for the country’s first Olympic gold in Tokyo in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz seeks to unseat reigning champion in Tokyo

In three months in Tokyo, where the ultramodern and the traditional intertwine, Hidilyn Diaz will pray for another “lift of faith” as she aims to accomplish what no Filipino has done before — capture the country’s first ever Olympic gold medal......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz misses podium but makes 4th straight Olympics

Hidilyn Diaz just went through the motions of punching a ticket to the Tokyo Olympics despite missing the podium in the Asian Weightlifting Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan on Sunday night. Diaz wound up fourth in the women’s 55kg event after lifting 94 kilograms in the snatch and 118 kgs in the clean and jerk for […] The post Hidilyn Diaz misses podium but makes 4th straight Olympics appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 19th, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz seals 4th Olympic appearance

Hidilyn Diaz will make her fourth Olympic appearance in Tokyo in July and fulfill the hope of the whole nation to deliver the country’s first gold medal in the quadrennial event......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 18th, 2021

Philippines eyes more weightlifters in Tokyo Olympics

Samahang Weightlifting ng Pilipinas (SWP) president Monico Puentevella believes there’s a fighting chance the country will have another Filipino weightlifter in the Tokyo Olympics in July apart from Rio silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 12th, 2021

Diaz seeks Tokyo clincher in Asian meet

Rio Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz left Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Saturday for Tashkent, Uzbekistan in chase of a goal to seal a spot in the Tokyo Games in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz in Uzbekistan to secure Tokyo Olympic berth

After spending 14 months in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia where she had been holed up due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, the 30-year-old is looking to book her spot in her fourth straight Olympics......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 11th, 2021

Didal seeks outright Tokyo Olympic skateboard entry

Asian and Southeast Asian Games skateboard gold medalist Margielyn Didal will shoot to qualify outright to the Tokyo Olympics as she competes in the Street World Championship 2021 set May 30 to June 6 in Rome, Italy......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsApr 7th, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz fine with foreign spectator ban in Tokyo Olympics

This after the Japanese government announced that it would ban overseas spectators for the quadrennial event due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMar 26th, 2021

Didal optimistic of Olympic entry

Asian and Southeast Asian Games skateboard queen Margielyn Didal is optimistic she would qualify to the Tokyo Olympics if the qualifying competitions are called off......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsFeb 26th, 2021

Tokyo Olympics within Hidilyn’s reach

Barring any more postponements related to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2016 Rio Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz will officially claim her spot to the Tokyo Games by April......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 19th, 2021

Hidilyn Diaz ready to seize Tokyo Olympic berth

Barring any more postponements related to the COVID-19 pandemic, 2016 Rio Olympics weightlifting silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz will officially claim her spot to the Tokyo Games by April......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 18th, 2021

Hidilyn, Didal, 20 pa hahabol sa Olympics

Naniniwala si Philippine delegation chef de mission sa 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympics Joey Romasanta na maaabot ng Pilipinas ang pinamalaking bilang sa kasaysayan ng mga qualified athletes sa nalalapit na Tokyo Olympic Games. The post Hidilyn, Didal, 20 pa hahabol sa Olympics first appeared on Abante......»»

Category: newsSource:  abanteRelated NewsJan 7th, 2021

Laos, Afghanistan lift inbound restrictions for Pinoys travellers

Two countries in Asia and the Pacific – Laos and Afghanistan – have lifted inbound restrictions on Filipino travelers, subject to flight availability and medical protocols amid the COVID-19 (coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said in a report on Monday.  (ALI VICOY / FILE PHOTO / MANILA BULLETIN) On the other hand, Malaysia, India, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Nepal, Tajikistan, and Hong Kong have imposed stricter medical protocols and visa regulations for those who are exempt from entry restrictions. Mongolia’s borders, meanwhile, remain open but inbound travelers in the country are now required to present negative COVID-19 test results and must have all applicable documents to support their visa status. In Tokyo, the Japanese government has gradually opened up inbound entry for students, dependents, and technical interns but still prohibit entry of short-stay travelers, including tourists.  Back here at home, beginning October 21, Filipinos may resume their overseas plans after Malacañang announced the lifting of restrictions for non-essential outbound travelers, including tourists.  Outbound Filipino tourists may be allowed to leave the country after submitting confirmed roundtrip tickets and adequate travel and health insurance. With the still evolving changes in travel restrictions worldwide due to the pandemic, the DFA advises Filipino travelers to always check ahead of their travel dates with airlines, as well as with relevant Embassies or Consulates before booking a ticket and before departure.  .....»»

Category: lifestyleSource:  abscbnRelated NewsOct 19th, 2020

Hidilyn determined to be an inspiration

Weightlifting star Hidilyn Diaz is determined to strike gold in Tokyo next year in what may be her final bow in the quadrennial Olympics......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsAug 11th, 2020