Sports News Weekend Roundup (Week of 26 May to 03 June 2015)

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Some updates on the men’s national basketball team, breaking news on the untimely death of professional baller Gilbert Bulawan, and promising developments in Philippine sports, according to new PSC chairman.

The Gilas Gallery

(Photo Credit: Rappler)
(Photo Credit: Rappler)

Rappler presents the 12-man strong team of Gilas Pilipinas, who shall be facing the likes of France and New Zealand at the Olympic Qualifying Tournament to be held at the MOA Arena from July 5 to 10.

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PBA Players Mourn the Death of Bulawan

(Photo Credit: Gilbert Bulawan's Twitter)
(Photo Credit: Gilbert Bulawan’s Twitter)

The PBA community is still left in shock over the death of Blackwater Elite stalwart Gilbert Bulawan, who collapsed in the middle of practice yesterday and was declared dead on arrival at the Capitol Medical Center.

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PSC chairman Butch Ramirez Vows Change

(Photo Credit: Manila Bulletin)
(Photo Credit: Manila Bulletin)

According to the Manila Times report, Ramirez plans to “get to the sports periphery – the community, economics and finances,” and wants to “create vibrant citizens through sport,” while appearing at a media forum with his incoming commissioners Arnold Agustin, Celia Kiram, Ramon Fernandez and Charles Raymond Maxey last Tuesday.

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