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Ateneo-La Salle finals rematch?

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LAST year, UAAP women’s volleyball was shaken up dramatically with Ateneo finally winning the title after two previous tries.

Posted: November 28th, 2014 in Commentary,Featured Columns,One Game at a Time | Read More »

Pacquiao fight vs Algieri ‘boring, a mismatch’

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Political adviser Pastor “Boy” Saycon and Purefoods diehard Farley Aguila, who both flew to Macau this weekend for “Clash in Cotai II” featuring eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao against Chris Algieri, went home a bit disappointed, just like many others, I suppose, who spent a huge sum of money expecting to witness a bruising fight between two warriors.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Commentary,In Huddle | Read More »

Look who compromised Yankee honor

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There was one brief, shining moment in Macau last Sunday when Chris Algieri strutted out, boots on the ground, and started firing sharply in the direction of Manny Pacquiao at mid-ring after the bell signaling the 11th round had been rung. Algieri was suddenly a fearless warrior, shooting firm and mean, daring to stand within hitting distance.

Posted: November 27th, 2014 in Bare Eye,Commentary | Read More »

Mommy D had a better plan

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Chris Algieri’s corner kept on saying in-between rounds that their fighter was “right where we want to be.” This was all right in the early rounds against Manny Pacquiao. And even when the American was floored in the second round, the coaching seemed to be well placed.

Posted: November 24th, 2014 in Commentary,One Game at a Time | Read More »

Fight won’t go the distance

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Tipping the scales at 144.4 pounds during the weigh-in on the eve of his fight with eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao, Chris Algieri tried to lower his weight some more by taking off his trunks.

Posted: November 23rd, 2014 in Commentary,Featured Columns,In Huddle | Read More »

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