Today is PBA legend Samboy Lim’s 53rd birthday and his family, friends and fans are wishing, praying and hoping for his complete recovery after suffering cardiac arrest during a basketball game at the Ynares Sports Center in Pasig over four months ago.
POC first vice president and Larong Volleyball Sa Pilipinas, Inc. (LVPI) president Joey Romasanta yesterday appealed to sports officials with gripes about issues related to recognition to leave athletes out of testy political situations.
Donnie Nietes’ dream is simple: to be a world champion for a decade. Saturday night, he once again proved why he is a prototype boxing champion, with a masterful demolition of Gilberto Parra at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Parra, a second replacement opponent for Nietes, was younger, taller and had a longer reach. Athletically, he seemed a great match-up for the Filipino.