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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 »

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 »

Hope for Philippine golf


My family and I just got in from a series of junior golf tournaments in America. It was a very enjoyable trip and at the same time revealing in the sense that it showed me where our country is in terms of golf development. In the past years the Philippines would win in one or [...]

Posted: July 26th, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

Rory’s roaring feat


The golfing community is in awe at the way Rory McIlroy won his first major. He stunned the entire field with his amazing performance coming from a devastating loss two months ago at the Masters. And considering he is only 22 years old, this win shows that he is in the next level. All the superlatives [...]

Posted: June 21st, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »

The French Open on my HD TV


In the past, it was an ordeal being patient while watching the French Open. Keeping track of the ball on my TV screen was a challenge. The fact that the rallies lasted so long didn’t help. However, as I wrote here before, the organizers have managed to quicken the pace of the famous red clay [...]

Posted: May 31st, 2011 in Commentary | Read More »



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