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Embattled POC boss seeks legal remedies

Embattled POC boss seeks legal remedies

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) is acknowledging the magnitude of a court ruling that is ordering it to hold an election for the position of president and chairman on Feb. 23, after all.

Court voids  POC election

A Pasig court yesterday ordered the Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) to conduct an election for the positions of president and chairman in February next year after ruling that the POC “acted beyond its power” when it disqualified boxing chief Ricky Vargas from running against incumbent Jose ‘Peping’ Cojuangco last year.

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POC can appeal to Palace – PSC

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) has every right to appeal to Malacañang the government’s decision to withdraw from the hosting of the 2019 Southeast Asian Games (SEAG), the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) said yesterday.

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POC not giving up on hosting

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) is not giving up on the country’s bid to host the 2019 Southeast Asian Games and POC president Jose ‘Peping’ Cojuangco feels he has what it takes to convince Malacañang to have a change of heart.

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Me, afraid?

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Me, afraid?

Philippine Olympic Committee president Jose ‘Peping’ Cojuangco Wednesday shrugged off the R10-million libel case filed by former basketball star Mon Fernandez whom the veteran politician branded a game-fixer during a weekly sportswriters forum last February.

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POC welcomes Pacquiao’s appointment at Congress

The Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) yesterday welcomed the appointment of Sarangtani Rep. Manny Pacquiao as the chairman of a special committee created by the House of Representatives to oversee the country’s preparations for the 2016 Rio Olympics in Brazil.

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