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Mike T. Limpag
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Limpag: Donaire, a special class
Almost 14 years ago, I and a select group of Cebu sportswriters were lucky enough to meet a young boxer who had just etched his name in the boxing world with a stunning fifth round knockout of an erstwhile undefeated ...
From 184 days ago
Limpag: Underdogs and undermanned: Azkals in familiar territory
AFTER seeing the Azkals pool for their World Cup qualifiers next week, I thought, “Hey, we might have a chance.”There were a lot of new faces that I only recognized a few names. There was Stephen Schrock, the captain, and ...
From 186 days ago
Limpag: LeBron the Flop: a bad influence
Well, what do you know, another LeBron flop clip is doing the rounds in social media.When will it stop?Back in the early 2000s, I remember flopping in football had become such a problem that Fifa blamed it on cable TV.Why? ...
From 190 days ago
Limpag: Pacman and his many hats
We are all familiar with this sad story. A poor kid from the province who hasn’t finished school takes up boxing and does well enough to earn a title shot. He wins the title and along with it, a large ...
From 191 days ago
Limpag: Manny vs. the undefeated
We may disagree with Manny Pacquiao’s politics but when it comes to boxing, the guy is simply constant -- he’s not afraid to take risks. For the second straight fight, the Pacman is taking on an undefeated fighter a decade ...
From 193 days ago
Limpag: The elephant in Pacquiao’s bill
Manny Pacquiao’s heart is in the right place, but I’m afraid he’s making the wrong moves with his pet bill, which seeks to establish a new commission for boxing and martial arts.If this happened pre-2016, I would wholeheartedly agree. Heck, ...
From 195 days ago
Limpag: Marcial vs. Abap: A fight we don’t need
With the Tokyo Olympics just over two months away, boxing hopeful Eumir Marcial should be in the final phase of his preparations.Instead, the boxer who some say is our best bet for a gold medal is caught in a word ...
From 197 days ago
Limpag: On the fence with Cebu sports
To be honest, during the first lockdown last year, I thought it would be over after a couple of months at most and we’d be back to normal. At that time, China was going into its sixth week of lockdown ...
From 198 days ago
Limpag: PBA dreamers and dodgers
I think almost every basketball fan in the country was elated when Thirdy Ravena got signed to a multi-year deal by San-En NeoPhoenix in the Japan B-League.A Pinoy doing well in the B-League may prod other teams to look for ...
From 200 days ago
Limpag: Marcial’s advantage
Olympian boxer Eumir Marcial is in the news again but for the wrong reasons just a few weeks before the Tokyo Olympics.Marcial, who receives P43,000 a month from the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), said he’s not getting much support in ...
From 202 days ago