Saturday, January 31, 2015

All Sports Columns

Zimmerman team wins the Division National Open

2 days ago | 0 comment
Zimmerman team wins the Division National OpenThe leading pair of this team are of course Fantoni-Nunes. I write now about the next pair of the team: Helness and Helgemo.

Pacman gives pool a shot in the arm

4 days ago | 0 comment
Pacman gives pool a shot in the armCAN Manny Pacquiao save Philippine pool from the doldrums?  

When losing is winning

7 days ago | 0 comment
When losing is winningTHERE are times in sporting contests that losers emerge as the heroes if not the winners, at least in the hearts and minds of the fans, no matter whether...

Lavazza Team not playing in Italian Club Teams championships

9 days ago | 0 comment
Lavazza Team not playing in Italian Club Teams championshipsFrom the account of the Neapolitan Club magazine:

An update on a fallen jockey

10 days ago | 0 comment
An update on a fallen jockeyJOCKEY Leonardo “Boy” T. Cuadra Jr., who suffered a severe accident last Nov. 2, 2014 at the Metro Manila Turf Club racecourse, is improving, after a...

AIBA tourney is good for boxers

14 days ago | 0 comment
AIBA tourney is good for boxersIN our country’s quest for a first Olympic gold medal in boxing which has, through the years been the most prolific for the Philippines with two silver...

Justin Lall, Tom Hanlon win in Ireland

16 days ago | 0 comment
Justin Lall, Tom Hanlon win in Ireland90th Anniversary of founding (1925) on Regent Bridge Club in Dublin (Ireland). International 90th Anniversary Pairs on Jan. 3rd.

It’s breeding season

17 days ago | 0 comment
It’s breeding seasonDOWN in the breeding sheds of Batangas and elsewhere in Luzon, studly sires and well-pedigreed mares are getting it on to produce the next crop of Thoroughbreds...

The measure of a man

21 days ago | 0 comment
The measure of a manWHILE fight fans around the world continue to hope that a much-awaited megabuck fight between undefeated pound-for-pound No.1  Floyd Mayweather Jr. and...

PCSO, Philracom racing calendars released

24 days ago | 0 comment
PCSO, Philracom racing  calendars releasedTHE Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office starts its racing program for the year with a 3YO Open Maiden race on Jan. 31 at the Manila Jockey Club’s San...

Alaska, SMB rekindle old rivalry

25 days ago | 0 comment
Alaska, SMB rekindle old rivalryBEFORE San Mig Coffee’s (now known as Purefoods) latest grand-slam feat, San Miguel Beer and Alaska were the last two teams to score a rare triple crown in...

Year-end racing round up

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Year-end racing round upTHE year 2014 was in general a good one for racing, one that saw collaborations and cooperation bring about exciting events and satisfactory outcomes for both...

Backing Gilas’ chosen one

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Backing Gilas’ chosen oneWHILE we initially assailed the manner in which Gilas Pilipinas coach Chot Reyes was virtually crucified in the social media and apparently abandoned by the...

Christmas Pairs

about 1 month ago | 0 comment
Christmas PairsCongratulations to Nalin and Hiranthi Samarasingha, who topped the 25 pairs that played in the Christmas Pairs held on December 15 at the Tweddell residence under...