11 months Sen. Go defends Duterte on Gilas statement MB
By Armando Fenequito DAVAO CITY – Senator Bong Go defended President Rodrigo Duterte’s remarks that Philippine Basketball team Gilas Pilipinas will surely lose to Italy in its first match for the FIBA World Championship 2019 in China. Senator Bong Go and President Rodrigo Duterte. KARL NORMAN ALONZO/PRESIDENTIAL PHOTO/MB file photo Go said the statement of the President should serve as a challenge for the Philippine team to win despite the disadvantages. The senator, chairman of the Senate committee on sports, said the President will watch the first match of the Philippine team in Foshan, China on August 31. “With the presence ... more