Jaworski, 9 na iba pa, iluluklok sa PH Sports Hall of Fame

Jaworski, 9 na iba pa, iluluklok sa PH Sports Hall of Fame

July 14, 2021 @ 2:29 PM 1 year ago


MANILA, Philippines – Pangungunahan ni Basketball legend Robert Jaworski ang 10 Filipino sports heroes na iluluklok sa Philippine Sports Hall of Fame (PSHOF) sa isang online ceremony sa Linggo Sunday.

Makakasama ng dating PBA star  sa fourth batch ng inductees sina Olympic boxing medalists Leopoldo Serantes,Roel Velasco, booter Paulino Alcantaral, swimmers Eric Buhain at Gertrudes Lozada, long jumper Elma Muros-Posadas, bowler Arianne Cerdena, cager at football coach Dionisio Calvo, at sprinter Rogelio Onofre.

 “Congratulations to all the fourth batch of enshrinees. These heroes and their achievements have become a source of pride and inspiration for us and for the future generation of Filipinos,’’ ani Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) chairman William Ramirez, who also chairs the PSHOF kasama si Philippine Olympic Committee (POC) president Abraham Tolentino bilang vice-chair.

 “It was a journey of discovery. I would like to thank everyone for all their work. It is very enriching for me to be part of this,” wika pa ni Ramirez. “I am pleased with the choices of both the review and selection committees.”

Tatanggap ang 10 inductees ng tig-P200,000 at magandang  PSHOF trophy.

Nakuha nina Serrantes at Velasco ang outright slots sa PSOF matapos magdesisyon ang PSC na gawing otomatik ang pagpasok ng lahat ng Olympic medalists.

Nakakuha si Serrantes at Velasco ng bronze medal sa 1988 Seoul at 1992 Barcelona Olympics, ayon sa pagkakasunod-sunod.Rico Navarro