Ramon Fernandez - updates

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Ultimate rivalry: Big J vs El Presidente

Apr 11, 2020 - 5:00 PM

The odd thing about the very public rift between Robert Jaworski and Ramon Fernandez – the two most dominant figures in PBA history – is that they played together for over a decade

San Miguel's Game 4 romp vs Ginebra a 'boring game' for Ramon Fernandez

Mar 15, 2018 - 11:26 PM

'San Miguel wasn’t really playing well, it’s just that Ginebra just played really bad. They could play better than that,' says PBA great Ramon Fernandez

BORING. Ramon Fernandez is not moved to the edge of his seat after San Miguel's 102-81 Game 4 demolition over Ginebra. Photo by PBA Images

PSC commish Fernandez files libel complaint vs POC president

Apr 04, 2017 - 10:52 PM

The complaint stems from POC president Jose Cojuangco s allegedly defamatory statements that PSC commissioner Ramon Fernandez was involved in game fixing during his PBA days

LIBEL. Ramon Fernandez files libel charges against Peping Cojuangco in Cebu. Photo by Mars G. Alison/Rappler

PSC to launch Physical Fitness and Sports Development Council

Feb 22, 2017 - 3:30 PM

The launching of the council will also lay the grounds for the setting up of Regional Training Centers

EL PRESIDENTE. "Our grassroots athletes will now be getting a lot of help because let’s face it, the athletes, they belong to barangays, towns and provinces," says PSC commissioner Ramon Fernandez. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

How CESAFI basketball can thrive alongside pro leagues

Nov 11, 2016 - 10:17 AM

With pro leagues potentially competing with Cebu schools CESAFI may have to think outside the box and region

EXPANSION. Van Halen Parmis, the scouting coach of the UV Green Lancers and PCBL south coordinator, has decided to expand the PCBL to Cebu, Leyte and other areas in Mindanao en route to become a nationwide league. Photo by PJ Estan/Rappler

Incoming PSC commissioner Fernandez proposes 3-point plan to 'change the game'

Jun 23, 2016 - 4:49 PM

In an 11 page proposal basketball great Ramon Fernandez identifies 3 key issues that hound Philippine sports

'El Presidente' looks out into the crowd on stage at the Gabi ng Pagpupugay event in June. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

CESAFI and its reputation for basketball excellence

Jul 29, 2015 - 3:21 AM

The Cebu based CESAFI basketball tournament which gets underway this weekend has produced many of the top young players in the nation

CEBU GIANTS. Before June Mar Fajardo (front) and Greg Slaughter made their marks on the PBA, they were standouts in the CESAFI collegiate ranks. Photo by Kevin Dela Cruz/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: PBA's 40 Greatest Players ceremony

Apr 09, 2015 - 5:21 PM

From honoring the 40 greatest players to a mini fashion show PBA players made the most of their time away from the court during the FAB @ 40 event

PBA Commissioner Chito Salud addresses the crowd during the PBA ball. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA honors 40 Greatest Players in grand ceremony

Apr 08, 2015 - 10:00 PM

The league celebrates its 40 years of history by honoring its 40 Greatest Players

The PBA Ball wraps up with the PBA 40 Greatest players on stage. Photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

PBA legend Ramon Fernandez blasts Chot Reyes for own goal, self-promotion

Oct 04, 2014 - 2:59 PM

El Presidente claims that Gilas coach Chot Reyes ruined what past generations had accomplished by shooting into their own basket while criticizing other practices

'El Presidente' looks out into the crowd on stage at the Gabi ng Pagpupugay event in June. File photo by Josh Albelda/Rappler

Ramon Fernandez's PBA achievements continue to age gracefully

Jul 21, 2014 - 1:10 AM

As the PBA nears its 40th season one of the league s originals El Presidente remains its most dominant player in history

Illustration by Raffy De Guzman/Rappler

Japanese gov't funds P170-M housing project in CDO

Mar 15, 2014 - 1:50 PM

The city government of Cagayan de Oro has identified a 15 hectare land where 1 200 new housing units will be built for victims of Typhoon Sendong