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Displaying articles 61 to 70.Give Nietes due respect; no rematch, please
Wed, 12 Sep 2018
Aston Palicte, the clear loser, said he wants to do a rematch with Donnie Nietes.
That?s absurd; as senseless as demanding to be rewarded for a bungled job.
There was widespread displeasure over the mucky scoring o
Two-fisted move against lethargy in sports
Sat, 08 Sep 2018
Ricky Vargas (L) and Buth Ramirez (R).
YOU can call the two moves by the POC and the PSC twin shots against damning lethargy in Philippine sports. The moves were announced almost simultaneously.
1) Philippine Olympi
Kinder diagnosis from Indonesian Asiad
Wed, 05 Sep 2018
POC president Ricky Vargas.
It?s easy to say that our women athletes, led by marvelous lifter Hidilyn Diaz, have helped breathe hope into lagging Philippines sports.
Female competitors accounted for all four gold med
Urgent cry for a boxing gold
Fri, 31 Aug 2018
No Filipino boxer would be sent to the 2018 Asian Games who has no chance whatsoever of winning.
This was stressed by Ed Picson, executive director of the ABAP (Alliance of Boxing Associations in the Philippi
No real heartbreak; only deep disappointment
Wed, 29 Aug 2018
THE chubby basketball fanatic, too young for a legit heartache, could only blurt out his disappointment.
?Sabog, palpak (scattered, crushed), Captain Coby cried upon rising from his seat with over two minutes left in the Philippines-Korea Asian Games quarterfinal basketball match in Jakarta on Mo
No broken hearts out here
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
FOR lack of a better term, we all had to call the Philippine National team?s gallant finish against super power China a heartbreaking loss.
The Nationals finished the Asian Games thriller against super power China behi
It's People's Triumph, after all
Wed, 08 Aug 2018
IT?S official: Our national basketball team to this year?s Asian Games will be known as the Gilas National Team.
This was relayed yesterday by Ed Picson, spokesman of the Philippine Olympic Committee.
Picson also referred to the statement of POC president Ricky Vargas in a previous press confe
Asiad: What a difference a gold makes
Sat, 04 Aug 2018
Manny V. Pangilinan.
The statement was short, straight, sincere:
?Apologies to all,? said Manny V. Pangilinan, chair emeritus of the Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP), ruling basketball body in the country.
Our basketball here begs to be healed
Wed, 01 Aug 2018
The Philippines threw a sick-man?s punch at the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) with its withdrawal from the Asian Games basketball championship slated in Indonesia in August.
The blow, utterly foul, has no place in a sports conclave reliant on noble Olympic ideals.
The withdrawal by the Samahan
Can't Amir provide bigger test for Manny?
Sat, 28 Jul 2018
IT?S not surprising that the name of former world boxing champion Amir Khan often lingers at the tail-end whenever they do a list-up of Manny Pacquiao?s possible next opponent.
?I?m sick of waiting,? Khan cried, ?I?m just