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Mendoza: The weirdness of it
WE WERE third overall in the 1981 SEA Games. That was only our third stint in the event after our debut in 1977, the year the tournament changed its name from Peninsular Games to the Southeast (SEA) Games.The floodgates of ...
Mendoza: Yulo and Diaz
ONE of the important things to consider in our SEA Games participation is the golden performances of our gymnast Carlos Yulo and weightlifter Hidilyn Diaz.Honestly, they were a cinch to win. Only a fool would think otherwise.They had won their ...
From 2 days ago
Mendoza: Reminiscing while watching Yulo win
I WENT to the Rizal Memorial Coliseum (RMC) on Sunday for two reasons, breaking a long-time tradition of mine of not leaving home on a Sunday. My glass mates respect this with reverence.The first reason was to watch Carlos “Caloy” ...
From 6 days ago
Mendoza: PSC very much alive in Seag
AS THE 30th SEA Games will now chug on irreverently or otherwise, time now to doff our hats to William “Butch” Ramirez, the chairman of the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC).There are some detractors saying the PSC had been unceremoniously bumped ...
From 8 days ago
Mendoza: We can’t afford to lose
TUMBANG preso. Luksong tinik. Patintero. Taguan pung. Sipa. Bahay bahayan. Labanang gagamba.Have these games been included in the 30th SEA Games that will open today amid an explosion of colors, sounds and festivities at the 50,000 seat Philippine Arena in ...
From 9 days ago
Mendoza: SMB’s exit was never a surprise
ONE of the hardest to achieve is winning the Grand Slam.In golf, the Grand Slam is composed of the Masters, U.S. Open, British Open and PGA.Before the Masters’ birth in 1934, Bobby Jones won golf’s Grand Slam in a single ...
From 13 days ago
Mendoza: Baldwin perfect as national team coach?
ALMOST every pundit now wants Tab Baldwin to coach the national basketball team.It is a sound idea.Baldwin, the cool Kiwi-American previously based in New Zealand, has just coached Ateneo to a “three-peat” feat in the University Athletic Association of the ...
From 15 days ago
Mendoza: Contrasting wins by Ateneo & Letran
WHILE Ateneo was expected to win, not Letran, though.And while everything went Ateneo’s way, again, not Letran.Ateneo was well-rested when it entered the best-of-three Finals, watching UST go through a laborious route by needing to win three games to make ...
From 16 days ago
Mendoza: A ‘crime’ I committed against Abbey Road
I committed a “crime” by missing my date with Abbey Road during my recent coverage of the 46th Tokyo Motor Show.Abbey Road is a bar-restaurant in Tokyo’s Roppongi district, whose main attraction is bands that play pure Beatles music.Pure because ...
From 37 days ago
Mendoza: Stand tall, Standhardinger
SOME swaps are good. Mostly, they are even blessings in disguise.Take the case of Christian Standhardinger.Right after he was traded to Northport for Mo Tautuaa, Standhardinger appeared like he was sulking.That is a natural reaction from someone with a superstar ...
From 41 days ago