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Displaying articles 91 to 100.Sorry champ, Manny has strict orders to take you out
06 Nov 2016
Jessie Vargas, the champion, moved onto the Las Vegas press con center stage on Wednesday a super rich shopper proud and raring to snatch a big knockout. He could hardly wait.
Sorry, the priceless good would not be avail
Salute to a hero, an all-time great
29 Oct 2016
The national sports hero Filomeno “Boy” Codiñera loved to say that Lauro Mumar, his fellow Cebuano, was the finest basketball player the Philippines has produced. Of course, they can’t dispute that Carlos Loyzaga was our greatest basketball hero. But Boy Codiñera would swear that, counting on total
Dreamin’ of a heroic POC Christmas
26 Oct 2016
HONESTLY, the suggested theme tune for this very cluttered period in Philippine sports should’ve been titled “Dreamin’ of a Peping-less Philippine Olympic Committee Christmas.”
There’s this urgent clamor to have former Congressman Jose Cojuangco, plain Peping to Pinoy sports enthusiasts, kicked o
Big Games: Ginebra soars, Duterte slips
06 Oct 2016
It’s no plain coincidence that two fiery institutions in the Republic of the Philippines — President Rodrigo Duterte and the Ginebra San Miguel team — have been caught in contrasting spots at this crucial point of their voyage to supremacy.
The Ginebra team is up, up soaring, Mr. Duterte continue
Can Pacquiao hit 100 percent?
04 Oct 2016
AFTER trainer Freddie Roach cried that Manny Pacquiao appeared tired and flat in training, the eight-division world title winner next came up with solid results in the gym.
Roach was visibly displeased on Thursday, aft
Roach says Pacquiao is tired
02 Oct 2016
There’s a jumpy twist in the otherwise energetic preparations of Manny Pacquiao for his world welterweight title challenge in Las Vegas on Nov. 5. This concern was delivered by trainer Freddie Roach and promoter Bob
Two cheers for 3 ALA Stable stars
27 Sep 2016
THERE were calls Sunday morning checking on the results of three Filipino boxers, stars of the famous Ala Stable of Cebu, with great concern about Donnie Nietes who vacated his WBO 108-throne to campaign in the ful
PSC strikes hard for poor Philippine sports
22 Sep 2016
IT came as a mighty breath of fresh air in Philippine sports. The decision by William Ramirez, new head of the Philippine Sports Comission, to take a firm and direct hand in the training and preparation of
Let’s watch Manny’s next title fight
18 Sep 2016
IT COULD all seem like an open shot on the hardcourt, not from the three-point area, but from the foul line—two to make only one.
Manny Pacquiao is a solid overwhelming favorite in his challenge to WBO welterweight cham
RELEVANCE PUMPED INTO PACQUIAO BOUT
08 Sep 2016
SEN. Manny Pacquiao was scheduled to leave Wednesday night for Beverly Hills, California, to link up with WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas in a press conference scheduled on Friday. The affair can only be exp