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Wed, 15 Jun 2011
Will There Be Another Manny Pacquiao?
In two years, or after four more fights at the most, Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao is expected to hang up his gloves.
The tell-tale signs of a warrior who is starting t
Ruckus By Rufus
Mon, 13 Jun 2011
Congressman Rufus Rodriguez, the former commissioner of the Bureau of Immigration and Deportation (BID) during the term of President Joseph Estrada, is a man with a smile more mystic and enigmatic than
Calling Dirty Harry
Sat, 11 Jun 2011
There is a reason why "Batman and Robin," "Spiderman," "The Equalizer" and other filmworks with a similar theme enjoy a huge following.
There is a reason why in many areas in rural Philippines decades ago, the "Sparrow Unit" wh
Thu, 09 Jun 2011
Many years ago, a British animal rights group castigated the Igorots of the Philippines for slaughtering dogs as part of their cultural cuisine saying this was cruelty to animals.
An Igorot intellectual (and mind you these are a very educated and highly-learned people) gave that group a verbal s
To Slay A Zombie
Sun, 05 Jun 2011
There are three fighters in Manny Pacquiao's colorful and spectacular boxing career whose names, when mentioned, give him great discomfort: power-puncher Rustico Torrecampo, unheralded Medgoen 3K Battery Singsurat and Mexica
"Defeat Is An Orphan"
Sun, 05 Jun 2011
"Victory has many fathers, defeat is an orphan."
This famous line attributed to Italian Count Galleazo Ciano and later echoed by US President John F. Kennedy following the Bay of Pigs fiasco, aptly defines the situa
Et Tu, Manny?
Mon, 09 May 2011
After that dull and unexciting championship fight Saturday whose main highlights were the knockdowns scored by both boxers - one real, the other dubious - there was no longer any doubt that age has caught up with Sugar Shane M
Mexican Twins Aim To Write Boxing History
Sat, 30 Apr 2011
Mexico City - Mexican twins Raul "Rayito" and Ramon "Hirales" Garcia will attempt to write history on Saturday, April 30, by becoming the first set of boxing twins to win world championship fights in the same card on the
'LITTLE ASSASSIN' PRAYS FOR BIG DREAMS TO COME TRUE
Fri, 29 Apr 2011
Mexico City, April 28 - Two days before the biggest fight of his young boxing career, Rommel Asenjo, 21, the poor farmer's son from the frontier town of Pigcawayan, North Cotabato, knelt before the altar of the m
Pio Solon: ALA Boxing's New Secret Weapon
Sat, 23 Apr 2011
There is an apparent new rhythmn in the movements of boxers who belong to Cebu City's ALA Gym whose big name fighters in the past -- like Rey "Boom Boom" Bautista and AJ "Bazooka" Banal -- also gave Filipino boxing fans t