Jakarta – Vice Governor Basuki Purnama T received a visit from the Board Core KONI Jakarta to discuss the preparation of athletes ahead of next PON. Here he is familiarly called Ahok was advised that Jakarta should be represented by the best athletes.
Ahok at the meeting confirmed that the athletes selected to represent Jakarta in PON later not based on personal personal aspect. Athletes selected best will, although probably not a native of Jakarta.
“There should be no quota-jatahan again. Di Jakarta is a lot of newcomers. Example of the best all of eastern Indonesia, then we do not think should, dong. Nobody called it, ‘Betawi there should be a two-deh’, we want the best, “he told reporters at city hall, Jalan Merdeka Selatan, Friday (07/19/2013).
He also explained prefers to send its athletes than athletes trained abroad by coach from abroad. Is chosen so that the athletes had a good sparring partner.
“We are also thinking to bring in a coach here, but disadvantages if he did not bring the coach there who had great sparring partner,” he said.
About which countries could be the athletes aim to sharpen skills, Ahok bercandanya replied with a distinctive style. “If sumo send to Japan, yes to the mas Icuk Badminton, gymnastics to Eastern Europe. Ball I do not know ya, to Brazil possible.”
In the mat PON XVIII 2012 last year, DKI Jakarta managed to emerge as the overall champion. PON next to be held in 2016 in West Java.
MANILA – Manny Pacquiao is scheduled to return to the ring to fight Brandon Rios on 23 November. The match will determine the future of the Filipino boxer.
As is known, the boxer who has the nickname Pacman has lost twice in a row in 2012 by Timothy Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez.
Pretty crushing defeat felt by Pacquiao when Marquez was knocked out by entering the sixth round. Now, the fate will be determined in Pacquiao bout Rios in Macau, China.
Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, said he has an agreement with the child care. Where, Pacquiao had to end his career as a boxer when the defeat of Rios by knockout.
“It’s over, 100 percent (if Pacquiao KO defeat of Rios.) We’ve got a deal,” said Roach as reported Sportsmole, Tuesday (07/16/2013).
“When I told him it was over, he’ll say it’s over and it’s gone. He is quite loyal to his promise and if it happens then it will be the end,” he continued.
Roach himself would not see boxers aged 35 years on 17 December has been declining abilities. However, Roach assess boxer who has won as many as 55 times with 38 of them knockouts that often make mistakes.
“Actually, the people saw the defeat and they think the reason because he’s getting older. Was not true, not from what I see,” said Roach.
“It did not happen because he was no longer the same capabilities as before. It happened because he made a mistake. No matter how old you are, you still can make a mistake, “he said. (Min)