Hidilyn Diaz becomes Philippines’ first female Olympic medallist
Hidilyn Diaz, of the Philipines, competes in the women's 53kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Sunday, Aug. 7, 2016. Diaz won the silver medal. (AP Photo/Mike Groll)
Philippine's Andy Avellana competes in the Men's High Jump F42 final athletics event during the London 2012 Paralympic Games at the Olympic Stadium in east London, on Sept. 3. (Glyn Kirk/AFP/Getty Images)
FIBA 2015 News: SBP sends FIBA Olympic Qualifier hosting bid #pilipinasbasketball #labanpilipinas #2015FIBA FIBA 2015 News: Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas sends letter of intent to FIBA to qualify as host of the 2016 Olympic Qualifying Tournament basketball scheduled for July 4 to 10 next year.