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Time to junk cowards and puppets


Honest victories must be kept simple and pure. On the other hand, ugly defeats in whatever form need not be played back.

Posted: December 18th, 2014 in Bare Eye,Commentary | Read More »

To pull or not to pull the plug


The occasion was supposed to be a happy one, but it was inevitable for the guests, composed of sports personalities and media, to touch on Samboy Lim who remains comatose at The Medical City despite efforts to revive him since Nov. 28.

Posted: December 17th, 2014 in Commentary,In Huddle | Read More »

Boxing and Binay’s bravado


The political fisticuffs have ceased temporarily—pushed to the sidelines by confusing news that Floyd Mayweather Jr. has sent word he would finally fight Manny Pacquiao on May 2.

Posted: December 17th, 2014 in Commentary,Southpaw | Read More »

For Floyd Jr., a go–ho-hum–means no-go


There are victories that must be kept simple and pure, no additives, no decorations, just an honest nod of acknowledgement.

Posted: December 16th, 2014 in Bare Eye,Commentary,Editors' Picks | Read More »

Search for new UP coach continues


About two months ago, when UP College of Human Kinetics Dean Ronnie Dizer formed a five-man search committee to look for a head coach for the UP Maroons to replace Rey Madrid, not a few alumni questioned the inclusion of then Globalport coach Pido Jarencio to the group.

Posted: December 14th, 2014 in Commentary,In Huddle | Read More »



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