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SEA Games host under fire

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The scrapping of important Olympic events in the Southeast Asian Games this year by host country Myanmar does not sit well with several members of the SEA Games Federation.

Posted: March 7th, 2013 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

PH hosts Fiba Asia caging after 40 years

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THE PHILIPPINES gets the golden chance to host once again on Aug. 1 to 11 the Fiba Asia basketball tournament, the qualifier for the World Championship next year in Madrid. The top three teams will qualify to the world championship from a field of 15 teams which are the best and toughest in Asia.

Posted: February 11th, 2013 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

The great turnaround

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PBA commissioner Chito Salud turned around the sagging fortunes of the Philippine Basketball Association within two years, which only deepens my respect for the man’s management and marketing expertise.

Posted: January 27th, 2013 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

Pacman rebuts another doctor

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SAYING he is ready and fit to fight two more times in 2013, boxing hero Manny Pacquiao has ignored suggestions and calls for him to retire from well-known medical specialists upon his return from a vacation in Israel and Hong Kong.

Posted: January 19th, 2013 in Boxing / MMA,Clean Living,Commentary,Editors' Picks,Featured Columns,Headlines,Pacquiao Files,Professional,Section | Read More »

Dodjie Laurel and Macau GP

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I VIVIDLY remember the late Arsenio “Dodjie” Laurel not only because he gave me the chance to embark on my first trip abroad but because of his obsession with motorsports, a virtually unknown sport here back then.

Posted: November 27th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

Remembering Dodjie Laurel

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I VIVIDLY remember the late Arsenio “Dodjie” Laurel not only because he gave me the chance to embark on my first trip abroad but because of his obsession with motorsports, a virtually unknown sport back in the ’60s.

Posted: November 14th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

Guam stint for future Red Cubs

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PLAYING in the shadows of their more popular and experienced elders, three San Beda age-group basketball teams get their chance to grab the spotlight by playing in goodwill games in Guam.

Posted: November 4th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

Tac Padilla: The son also rises

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HUMBLE and down-to-earth Nathaniel “Tac” Padilla belongs to a family of shooters. His past and present records will speak for themselves.

Posted: October 21st, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary,Featured Columns,Headlines,Other Sports,Section | Read More »

Who will dare oppose Peping in POC polls?

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Jose “Peping” Cojuangco Jr. the 78-year-old president of the Philippine Olympic Committee, is a formidable candidate in the coming POC elections on Nov. 30 because he enjoys much clout and influence in both the private and government sectors.

Posted: October 9th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

Cracks show in Azkals eleven

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I AM disturbed by reports that brothers Phil and James Younghusband have been removed from the Azkals football team over conflicts in their various commitments.

Posted: September 30th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

Gilas out to regain past glory

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THE MUCH-IMPROVED Smart Gilas-Pilipinas team is bent on regaining the country’s past glory in international basketball.

Posted: September 23rd, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary,Editors' Picks | Read More »

Learning from London 2012

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THE WHOLE of Brazil and not just 2016 Olympic host city Rio de Janeiro are in a race against the clock to build the required Olympic infrastructure for the quadrennial Games.

Posted: September 15th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary,Headlines,Section | Read More »

High hopes for PH Paralympics team

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FOLLOWING the successful staging of the London 2012 Olympics, another sporting spectacle, the Paralympic Games, takes center stage Wednesday with 20 sports on tap in the British capital.

Posted: August 27th, 2012 in Clean Living,Commentary | Read More »

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