List of Articles by Eddie Alinea
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01 Dec 2009
The sad state of Philippine sports can be gleaned in the Filipino athletes’ participation in the coming 25th Southeast Asian Games slated to open seven days from today in the City Vientiane in Laos.
The biennial conclave is just around the corner and the chances are that the Philippines will be r
Pacman as 2009 SI Sportsman of the Year?
30 Nov 2009
Golfer Tiger Woods, basketball superstar Michael Jordan and pound-for-pound best boxer Manny Pacquiao have been honored together many times before.
All three, for instance, have been included in the list of the richest athletes in the world, not to mention the list of the most influential person
SEA GAMES UPDATES FROM SCOOP SA KAMAYAN
27 Nov 2009
All the 251 athletes named to make up the national delegation to the coming Southeast Asian Games will go to Laos to carry the country’s colors in the 25th edition of the biennial conclave.
Thus declared athletics president Go Teng Kok, who is also the special assistant to Philippine Olympic Co
PACQUIAO USSA ATHLETE OF YEAR NOMINEE
26 Nov 2009
There’s no end in sight as to the awards and recognitions Filipino boxing icon stands to get.
On the strength of his twin victories over Englishman Ricky Hatton and Puerto Rican Miguel Sotto that gifted him the International Boxing Organization junior-welterweight championship and World Boxing
MAYOL WORLD LT.FLY CHAMP, WBC DISMISSES SOSA PROTEST
26 Nov 2009
The World Boxing Council has confirmed its recognition to Rodel Mayol as the new junior-flyweight champion in the process throwing the appeal of erstwhile titleholder Edgar Sosa of Mexico to nullify the Filipino’s victory.
Mayol scored a sensational second round knocked out over title-defending So
BATTLE WHERE TO HOLD THE PACQUAIO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT ON
25 Nov 2009
Only the initial moves to make the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight a reality has started and yet another battle, this time on the place where the mega-encounter will be held had just begun.
As earlier reports had it, Las Vegas if, of course interested being the sites of several Pacquiao’
WHY "MONEY" IS AVOIDING PACMAN
24 Nov 2009
Negotiations for the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. will soon begin. So the reports say.
Would this mean that Mayweather Jr. would be starting to play hard to get for some reasons from asking the bigger piece of the prize cake fo
PACQUIAO VS MAYWEATHER : LET THE TALKS BEGIN
24 Nov 2009
The first punch towards the formal negotiations for a mega-fight pitting Filipino sensation Manny Pacquiao and American hero Floyd Mayweather Jr. was believed to have been thrown Monday when Golden Boy Promotions CEO Richard Schaefer flew to Las Vegas to meet Top Rank's Bob Arum,.
PACQUIAO SAVORS MOMENT WITH FAMILY
23 Nov 2009
Pacquiao savors moments with family
By EDDIE G. ALINEA
Boxing icon Manny Pacquiao continued savoring his recent 12th round techical knockout victory over Puerto Rican Miguel Cotto exactly a week ago last Sunday (Manila) at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
That win, his 50th in a 14-year career a
MAYOL NEW CHAMP,SONSONA STRIPPED OF TITLE
23 Nov 2009
Exactly a week after Filipino sensation Manny Pacquiao scored a stunning 15th round stoppage of Miguel Cotto, Philippine boxing suffered one of the most embarassing experience in the international boxing scene over the weekend.
The country’s celebration on Pacquiao’s latest capers that cemented hi