Philippines, Korea coast guards play basketball

Personnel from Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) and Korea Coast Guard (KCG) played a friendship basketball game. “A friendship game between the Korea Coast Guard (KCG) and the Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) was held at the PCG Gymnasium, Farola Compound earlier this afternoon, 09 September 2015,” the PCG said.

“The Philippine Coast Guard edged the Korean Coast Guard in a last quarter tight game battle with the final score of 60-57,” PCG added.

In the morning of same day, the Korean delegation led by KCG Senior Superintendent Jeong Tae Kyoung paid a courtesy call to the PCG Commandant Admiral Rodolfo D Isorena at the Headquarters Philippine Coast Guard.

The courtesy call and friendship game are in connection with the conduct of a bilateral exercise between the Korea Coast Guard (KCG) and Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) as well as the KCG’s goodwill visit in the country from September 8-11, 2015.