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Let’s not overanalyze

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SOMEONE once told me there are three things that most Filipinos think they can do better than those who actually do it: Run a government, direct a movie and coach a basketball team. This, no doubt, echoes our passion for anything “P.B.A” or Politics, Basketball and Artistas (Actors and Showbiz).

Posted: August 30th, 2014 in Commentary,Featured Columns,Headlines,One Game at a Time | Read More »

Uruguay president curses Fifa ‘sons of bitches’ after Suarez ban

A U.S. soccer fan pretends that Uruguay's soccer striker Luis Suarez is biting him as he takes a selfie next to an Adidas advertisement featuring Suarez near Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014. FIFA banned Suarez from all football activities for four months on Thursday for biting an opponent at the World Cup, a punishment that rules him out of the rest of the tournament.  AP

Uruguay’s President Jose Mujica has slammed Fifa leaders as “sons of bitches” for banning the country’s star striker Luis Suarez over his infamous World Cup bite.

Posted: June 30th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Football,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

House colleagues frown on Pacquiao as PBA coach

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Manny Pacquiao (left) addresses the media after being named head coach of Kia Monday in a press conference. MARK GIONGCO/INQUIRER.net FILE PHOTO

House leaders are not celebrating the foray into professional basketball of one of their colleagues, boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, saying Pacquiao’s boxing career, his core competency, and legislative work, his official preoccupation, are likely to suffer.

Posted: June 12th, 2014 in Basketball,Latest Sports Stories,PBA | Read More »

Murray ‘disliked’ Salmond’s Scottish flag-waving at Wimbledon

Britain's Andy Murray. AP

Andy Murray has revealed he “didn’t like it” when Scottish First Minister Alex Salmond pulled out a Scottish flag to celebrate his historic Wimbledon victory last year, in an interview out Sunday.

Posted: June 8th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos,Tennis | Read More »

Ukraine boxing hero Klitschko claims Kiev mayor seat

Vitaly Klitschko AFP FILE PHOTO

Ukraine’s burly boxing hero and strident protest leader Vitali Klitschko claimed victory Sunday in Kiev mayoral vote that cements his role as a statesman for the country’s post-Soviet generation.

Posted: May 26th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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