Ramirez exhorts Pinoys: Sustain medal charge


    PHILIPPINE Sports Commission chief Butch Ramirez yesterday exhorted Pinoy athletes to sustain their awe-inspiring performance in the 30th Southeast Asian Games.

    In a statement, Ramirez said: “We are riding on this positive wave and continue to hope that we can sustain this good performance.”

    The statement in full:

    After almost three days of intense competitions, and with Team Philippines performing magnificently in the face of world-class foes, I would like to send my message of congratulations to all who fought valiantly to uphold national pride. You are all winners to us!

    “Our Deputy Chefs de Mission have been doing the rounds in their respective clusters to ensure that all requirements of our team are met and that they are given moral, logistical, medical and technical support.