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Nievarez is rowing’s last hope

Cris Nievarez topped the men’s singles sculls repechage of the 2021 Asia Oceania Continental Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, Japan yesterday, and remained Philippine rowing’s one last hope for the Tokyo Olympics in July......»»

Category: sportsSource: philstar philstarMay 6th, 2021

Nievarez is rowing’s last hope

Cris Nievarez topped the men’s singles sculls repechage of the 2021 Asia Oceania Continental Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, Japan yesterday, and remained Philippine rowing’s one last hope for the Tokyo Olympics in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 6th, 2021

PH Olympic rowing bet Nievarez gets boost

TOKYO Olympics-bound rower Cris Nievarez received cash incentives from Quezon City’s 4th District Representative Angelina “Helen” Tan and GP Partylist Representative Jose Gay “GP” Padiernos on Monday at the Philippine Rowing Association Headquarters in La Mesa Dam, Quezon City......»»

Category: sportsSource:  thestandardRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

Nievarez’ Olympic stint draws support

A senior administration congresswoman yesterday vowed to extend all the help her provincemate Cris Nievarez who will represent the Philippine rowing team in the upcoming Olympics needs as he competes in Tokyo in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

Surfers go for Olympic berth in world meet

Surfing would try to duplicate what rowing did when the latter through Cris Nievarez claimed a Tokyo Olympics berth......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 12th, 2021

Nievarez eyes personal best

Rowing sensation Cris Nievarez knows that he has to bulk and strengthen up for him to have a memorable performance in the Tokyo Olympics in July......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2021

Nievarez bound for Tokyo

Chris Nievarez and the rest of the Philippine rowing team arrived in the country last Sunday from what they had thought was a failed campaign in the 2021 Asia Oceania Continental Olympic Qualification Regatta in Tokyo, Japan......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 11th, 2021

With stroke of luck rower Nievarez makes it to Tokyo Games

By KRISTEL SATUMBAGA With a stroke of luck, rower Cris Nievarez became the eighth Filipino to qualify to the 2021 Tokyo Olympics this July. The Philippine Rowing Association (PRA) announced the pleasant news on social media Monday that will see the 21-year-old Atimonan, Quezon native join early Filipino qualifiers – pole vaulter EJ Obiena, world […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tempoRelated NewsMay 10th, 2021

Nievarez misses out on Tokyo Olympic rowing berth

Filipino rowers would have to wait for a few more years before getting the chance again to end a two-decade long Olympic drought......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 7th, 2021

Ando qualifies to Tokyo

Without much fanfare, Elreen Ando trained for a year in Cebu during the pandemic with the hope of making it to the Tokyo Olympics......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated News4 hr. 44 min. ago

Bianca, Ardina resume campaign

Filipina golfers Bianca Pagdanganan and Dottie Ardina hope to ride the momentum of Yuka Saso’s historic feat when they return to LPGA action......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 10th, 2021

Celebrating Her Majesty The Queen’s 95th birthday

I hope you will be able to join me on ANC at 9.30 this evening when we celebrate the 95th birthday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Scientists want to send a probe that flies 2,000 times faster than Voyager 1 and 2 to the nearest star

Posted: June 9, 2021 01:30 GMT Researchers hope that the Breakthrough Starshot system will reach Alpha Centauri, the closest star system to Earth, in just.....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsJun 9th, 2021

Airlines hope for decision on resumption of US-UK flights

LONDON—British and US airlines on Monday said they were hoping for a quick decision to restart transatlantic flights, citing vaccination campaign successes and the need to maintain economic ties......»»

Category: financeSource:  thestandardRelated NewsJun 9th, 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

Go congratulates Yuka Saso

Senator Christopher “Bong” Go on Monday congratulated Yuka Saso for winning the 76th US Women’s Open golf tournament in San Francisco, California last Sunday, 6 June. “She is the first Filipino to win a major golf competition. At the young age of 19, she brings hope and inspiration to many of our young countrymen and […] The post Go congratulates Yuka Saso appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJun 7th, 2021

US-based players banner Gilas women aspirants

Gilas head coach Pat Aquino and Fil-Am Nation Select founder Cris Gopez will oversee the tryout on June 4-5 in hope of expanding the women’s team pool with prized Fil-foreign additions......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJun 2nd, 2021

Miss Universe Myanmar 2020 brings ‘light, hope’ amid political crisis

She didn’t win the Miss Universe 2020 crown but for the hearts of many, including Filipino pageant fans, Miss Myanmar Thuzar Wint Lwin — who also goes by the name Candy Thuzar — will always be the lovely and feisty bet who urged the world to speak out against the military junta......»»

Category: entertainmentSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 29th, 2021

Olympic-bound rower Cris Nievarez leads over 700 athletes in getting COVID-19 jabs

Nievarez, who received his jab at the Manila Prince Hotel in Ermita, thus joined boxer Eumir Marcial and 2016 weightlifting Rio Olympics silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz as among Olympians who already got inoculated......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 28th, 2021

PBA 3x3 teams eager to get going

Teams in the stalled PBA 3x3 inaugurals hope to follow the lead of their 5-on-5 counterparts and get the ball rolling on their pre-tournament buildup soon......»»

Category: sportsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 25th, 2021

QC gov t condemns killing of transgender man as QCPD nets three suspects

(Updated) “This type of violence has no space in a civilized society where everyone is treated equally and with utmost respect. I hope that those behind this will be punished to the full extent of the law and rot in jail," the mayor said. .....»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsMay 23rd, 2021