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Mike T. Limpag
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Limpag: Manny’s goal? End the Goat debates
AFTER seeing Manny Pacquiao fight at this weight for so long, sometimes it’s easy to forget that he started as a scrawny minimumweight 26 years ago. If the stories are true, the then 16-year-old Pacman lied about his weight (by ...
From 104 days ago
Limpag: Representing the flag
I didn’t know when this practice started, but I noticed that Manny Pacquiao has a flag bearer in his jogging sessions. A guy whose sole job is to carry the Philippine flag.He was there, waving the flag while Manny did ...
From 105 days ago
Limpag: Waiting game
I know some boxing fans frown at the idea of having our Filipino world champions face each other, but I think the time is ripe for Nonito Donaire Jr. and John Riel Casimero to face each other.They were supposed to ...
From 106 days ago
Limpag: Cebu returns to domestic football
Will Cebu’s third foray in the local professional league finally be the charm? After a couple of years of hearing rumors, it was finally confirmed that Cebu will have its own pro club, after the Philippine Football Federation granted a ...
From 109 days ago
Limpag: Short notice
DON'T you just love boxing? Conspiracy theories abound after Errol Spence was forced to withdraw in his fight against Manny Pacquiao, giving up his spot to Yordenis Ugas.But Spence shot those conspiracies down when he posted a photo of himself ...
From 111 days ago
Limpag: Paris Olympics
The Paris Olympics is still three years away, but it seems there are worrying signs for us since reports say weightlifting and boxing may face the axe.On July 12, 2021 the International Olympic Committee said it was reducing the number ...
From 113 days ago
Limpag: Back to regular programming
Sports is supposed to be a unifying factor but in this fractured nation, it has, unfortunately, been used as a divide. For the Olympics, we were briefly united but now, it’s back to regular programming.Consider the outcry gained by Harry ...
From 114 days ago
Limpag: Population story
Every Olympics, the point that we are a nation of 100 million individuals achieveing so little in the international stage is almost always raised. Some love to point out how tiny nations fare better than us despite having a smaller ...
From 116 days ago
Limpag: Paalam and the final medal
AT this time, I think Carlo Paalam and his family have heard all the possible puns headline writers can make off his name. But I guess they’ll have to endure one more, since Paalam will end our Olympic stint in ...
From 118 days ago
Limpag: Gov’t support for athletes
It seems there’s a growing sentiment that just because at one point in the past two years Hidilyn Diaz and Eumir Marcial cried out for support, the current administration gave zero support to athletes.In previous columns and in my social ...
From 120 days ago