In yesterday’s column, we listed 10 of the 30 significant milestones in Philippine sports history over the last 30 years in honor of The Philippine Star’s 30th anniversary. In this second instalment, we’re listing the next 10 milestones.
The Philippine Star celebrates its 30th anniversary today and as a sports columnist who joined the country’s No. 1 newspaper in 1987, I’m proud and honored to be associated with the hard-working, principled and dedicated men and women behind the publication. The STAR continues to shine brightly today and will do so for the next 30 years and beyond.
While Rio-bound golfer Miguel Tabuena had a forgettable performance in failing to make the cut at the recent US Open in Pennsylvania, his father Luigi said there was a moment where the fans broke out in applause after an incredible shot that he called a “baby-fade.”