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Mike T. Limpag
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Limpag: Moalboal tennis
THE last time I dropped by a tennis court regularly, Sallymae Siso was just barreling her way through the 12-Under. That was over a decade ago. I didn’t hit a single ball, of course, as I’d drop by to get ...
From 2 days ago
Limpag: Sports gambling, anyone?
Gambling on sports events is not legal in this country but we all know someone who has bet on an outcome. Heck, the NBA Finals is a time for such creative bets. I know someone who lost the bet for ...
From 4 days ago
Limpag: Basketball curse
THE sad case of Ronald Pascua, the former PBA player fallen on hard times, reminded me of an astute observation one football coach told me in a forgotten session years ago.Being in a basketball-mad country is both a blessing and ...
From 6 days ago
Limpag: False patriotism
A FEW weeks ago, when then University of Sto. Tomas coach Aldin Ayo hit the news for the wrong reasons, nobody questioned his achievements on the court because he violated guidelines. Nobody said criticizing him demeaned his and his team’s ...
From 9 days ago
Limpag: Casimero’s tirade
I know some boxing fans were turned off when Johnriel Casimero belittled Japanese champion Naoya Inoue right after the Pinoy champ defeated Duke Micah in October. While not a few keyboard warriors belittle other champions and their fans, especially those ...
From 10 days ago
Limpag: All in the family
DURING a gathering of sportswriters almost a decade ago, the talk eventually went to the PBA finals.“Pila pusta, mu-abot ni’g Game 7,” said Calvin Cordova, then Cebu Daily News’ resident heartthrob of the backpages. He pointed out how the previous ...
From 13 days ago
Limpag: Coach Ralph
SOMETIMES, you ask, why must good people be taken early? None makes me ask more so than Ralph Eben Plaza, the Don Bosco Technology Center coach who died on Nov. 7 after a months-long battle with cancer.One of the things ...
From 16 days ago
Limpag: Soccer lessons
I saw an interesting Twitter exchange between Anton del Rosario and Stephen Schrock a day before favorites United FC was to face Maharlika in the Philippine Football League.Del Rosario, a former Azkals regular with a mean throw, teased the former ...
From 18 days ago
Limpag: The Pacquiao commission
I HAD a chance to talk briefly with a colleague last week but the brief chat was enlightening because he raised a point that I myself have overlooked.We were talking about the plan by senator-boxer Manny Pacquiao to put up ...
From 19 days ago
Limpag: The bleacher still talks
I COULDN’T help but smile as I listened to Popoy, Rico Navarro’s eldest son, recall how at seven, he shifted to football from basketball because of his dad.I remember those times. The Cebu sportswriting community had just gotten out of ...
From 23 days ago