Rappler.comNievarez wraps up rowing campaignFilipino rower Cris Nievarez ended his maiden Olympic stint at 23rd place after finishing fifth in the men's single sculls final D classification phase.He clocked his best time of 7 minutes and 21.28 seconds in the Tokyo Games, surpassing his preliminary round time of 7:22.97 that nailed him a quarterfinal berth.
PreviewGolfer Juvic Pagunsan aims to carry the momentum of his sizzling start in the men's individual golf to the second round as three Filipinos return to action in the Tokyo Olympics on Friday, July 30.Pagunsan is currently tied at fifth place after firing a five-under par 66 in the opening round, just three shots behind leader Sepp Straka of Austria.
Tee time for Pagunsan in the second of four rounds is at 9:58 am.In the evening, swimmer Luke Gebbie looks to advance to the semifinals of the men's 50m freestyle as he competes in heat 5 at 6:10 pm.Starting the day off for the Philippines is rower Cris Nievarez, who will be gunning for a best possible finish of 19th place in the men's singles sculls final D at 7:35 am. headtopics.comRead more: Rappler »
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Senate Minority Leader Franklin Drilon and fellow opposition senators Kiko Pangilinan and Risa Hontiveros thank their colleague for leading the probe into the alleged anomalous pandemic deals
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Hidilyn Diaz wins weightlifting gold in Tokyo OlympicsLOOK: An electronic billboard honoring weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz illuminates EDSA in Mandaluyong City on Wednesday, July 28. Diaz made history as the first Filipino athlete to win gold at the Olympics . | 📸: Grig C. Montegrande / Inquirer READ:
Olympics: Relentless Ledecky finally wins Tokyo gold in 1500m freeKatie Ledecky shrugged off disappointment in the 200m freestyle on Wednesday by winning the gruelling 1500m just 75 minutes later.
Margielyn Didal’s energy catches attention at Tokyo OlympicsTokyo Olympics ’ official social media also took notice of Didal’s personality, posting a picture of the Cebuano skater with the caption “this will be known as the Margielyn Didal seal of approval.” Tokyo2020 READ:
Eumir Marcial, pasok sa boxing quarterfinals sa Tokyo OlympicsPasok na sa quartefinals sa Tokyo Olympics ang Pinoy boxer na si Eumir Marcial.
Olympics: Rio 2016 golden boy Joseph Schooling struggles in TokyoSingaporean Schooling, his country's first ever Olympic gold medal winner in 2016, finished 44th in Thursday's 100m butterfly heats.