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Where’s the UAAP headed?


It appears to me that the UAAP has now quite a situation in its hands.

Posted: October 11th, 2013 in Commentary,Heart Soul Sports | Read More »

Fixing the real problem


Controversies continue to hound the UAAP as the games get more and more intense. As the Final Four nears, every game now counts, except those of Adamson and University of the Philippines.

Posted: September 6th, 2013 in Commentary | Read More »

Dangerous precedents


I THOUGHT I had seen it all but this seems to have taken the cake… I was looking forward to watching this season’s UAAP games because I felt that it’s still the best collegiate league around, producing quality games at a high standard.

Posted: September 1st, 2013 in Basketball,Commentary,Featured Columns,Headlines,Section,UAAP | Read More »

Reflections on the UAAP


The recently concluded UAAP season that saw the Ateneo Blue Eagles reign supreme for the fifth straight time after beating the UST Tigers has once again brought the varsity league to a higher level of competition and entertainment.

Posted: October 19th, 2012 in Basketball,Commentary,Headlines,UAAP | Read More »

The Ryder Cup challenge


THE RECENT Ryder Cup, which drew so much interest from golfers and non-golfers alike because of the unbelievable comeback of the Europeans, did not come as a complete surprise to me.

Posted: October 3rd, 2012 in Commentary,Headlines | Read More »

Tiger will still make an impact


THE PGA Golf Championship, the last major of the year, has just concluded.

Posted: August 15th, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

A new tennis era


The recent Australian Open that ended last Sunday left all tennis fans in a state of awe.

Posted: January 31st, 2012 in Commentary | Read More »

Fred and Tim


As I sat and watched the Alaska-B Meg game with my youngest son Gabriel, who was an Alaska fan and is about to switch sides, I couldn’t help but think of both Fred Uytengsu and Tim Cone.

Posted: October 19th, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

Talk of the Asian Amateurs


I just arrived from Singapore, having accompanied our players to the 2011 Asian Amateur Championship, the biggest individual amateur event in the Asia Pacific region.

Posted: October 4th, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

The best this game could offer


After so many months of rain delays, the 2011 Federation Men’s Tournament is coming to a close this week.

Posted: September 20th, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

Between the ears


The results of the Putra Cup in Clearwater Bay, Hong Kong, last week are an indication of where our country’s golf development program presently stands.

Posted: September 14th, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

Young team acquits self


I just arrived from the 2011 Nomura Cup, the Asia-Pacific Amateur Golf Team Championship, held in Fiji last week. Staged every two years, it is the largest amateur golf championship held in the Asia-Pacific region. The Philippines is one of the Cup’s founders.

Posted: August 23rd, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

Color the UAAP blue


After UAAP’s entertaining first round, the cream has risen to the top. Ateneo has definitely separated itself from the pack.

Posted: August 10th, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »



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