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Mendoza: What a time for SMB to take the day off
If you failed to watch Game 7 between TNT and San Miguel Beer on Sunday, October 17, 2021, no worries. You didn’t miss anything.No frills.No spills.Not even a single spectacular play to remember.It was a game totally bereft of pulse-pounding ...
From 3 days ago
Mendoza: Provoking SMB dangerous
You just don’t provoke San Miguel Beer. You’ll regret it. It will make you pay.Stung by a humiliating Game Three 115-98 defeat inflicted by TNT Tropang Giga on Oct. 8, 2021, the Beermen bounced back in grotesque fashion only two ...
From 10 days ago
Mendoza: Curse of Father Time
The obvious just happened. That is all there is to it.There is no reason to be surprised.Before announcing his retirement from boxing on Sept. 29, 2021, Manny Pacquiao knew that his decision was as inevitable and as unavoidable as grass ...
From 17 days ago
Mendoza: Another San Miguel escape act
Talk about luck and you don’t have to go far. The San Miguel Beermen (SMB) has lots of that. In fact, it seems the squad was born with luck as its umbilical cord.Just last weekend, SMB did it again.Down by ...
From 23 days ago
Mendoza: Exodus to Japan
The threat is real. In fact, it’s already here. Japan is back on our shores but not as the cruel conqueror of nearly eight decades ago, but as a sleek recruiter this time.First to be baited was Thirdy Ravena, the ...
From 32 days ago
Mendoza: Medvedev does it good on his 3rd wedding anniversary
I barely saw Novak Djokovic yesterday. In truth, I didn’t see him at all. Not even his shadow.That’s how ghastly the sight was in Monday’s men’s tennis finals. Much like the shocking two-set loss of Fil-Canadian Leylah Fernandez to Britain’s ...
From 38 days ago
Mendoza: Fearful for Holyfield
Looking at Evander Holyfield’s physique during the weigh-in for his fight with Vitor Belfort made me green with envy.At 58 years, “The Real Deal” still looked to be in phenomenal condition for a man of his age, looking relatively jacked ...
From 40 days ago
Mendoza: Teenage revolution in U.S. Open
The sports world is changing.First, we had the Tokyo 2020 Olympics surviving the deadliest pandemic in 104 years. And in Tokyo on July 26, the Philippines won its first Olympic gold medal in 97 years, thanks to weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz ...
From 40 days ago
Mendoza: Fairy tale Fernandez strikes again
The fairy tale tick tingles on.Leylah Fernandez chopped down another former champion, a day before turning 19.She did it spectacularly again, bucking a first-set loss to outlast Germany’s Angelique Kerber, 4-6, 7-6, 6-2, in Round 4 of the 141st U.S. ...
From 44 days ago
Mendoza: Hey, Osaka upset by a Fil-Canadian
Once again, there’s reason to celebrate amid the pandemic. If only because there’s Filipino blood running in her veins, Canada-born Leylah Annie Fernandez becomes the nation’s latest star on the global stage.Until she defeated Naomi Osaka yesterday in the biggest ...
From 45 days ago