Raffy T. Uytiepo
Raffy T. Uytiepo
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And the winner, NcoV
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - February 12, 2020 - 12:00am
The deadly new coronavirus is not only killing a lot of people, especially in China, but also spoiling most sporting events and festivals in Asia.
Sleepless in Jaro
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - February 7, 2020 - 12:00am
Every time I head for Iloilo City, I’m doubly excited as I’ll be visiting Jaro, my green, green grass of home.
New marathon queen
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - December 10, 2019 - 12:00am
Nobody gave Bukidnon native Christine Halasgo a Chinaman’s chance to win the women’s marathon on the 39th SEAG, considering she’s competing with compatriot Mary Joy Tabal, Rio Olympian veteran and...
Fake Prophet
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - November 19, 2019 - 12:00am
For a while, I was in danger of being shot (by a water pistol) or branded a fake prophet, for predicting San Beda as this year’s NCAA champion.
La Salle comes back
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - October 1, 2019 - 12:00am
Just when I was about to give up on De La Salle after absorbing two defeats in games considered in the bag, the Green Archers finally played a good and game as it routed the much-improved UST Growling Tigers in...
Sea Games gold
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - September 24, 2019 - 12:00am
Don’t look now, but pole vaulter EJ Obiena is a sure gold winner in the 2019 Sea Games in New Clark City in Capas, Tarlac.
We did our best
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - September 12, 2019 - 12:00am
After the Gilas Pilipinas came home with a big fat zero win in the still ongoing FIBA World Cup in China, a lot of criticism was hurled to the coaching staff, particularly Yeng Guiao.
NCAA’s Whipping boy
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - September 3, 2019 - 12:00am
Don’t look now but the College of St. Benilde Blazers are no longer the whipping boy and cellar dwellers of the NCAA.
Streets are for vehicles
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - August 22, 2019 - 12:00am
Two Sundays ago, a lot of people were caught in a monstrous jam because of an international triathlon which was again hosted by Cebu.
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 23, 2019 - 12:00am
The number one hundred is no stranger to me. Mention one hundred and the 100 meter sprints come to my mind.
Samboy and me
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 16, 2019 - 12:00am
A few weeks ago, PBA legend Samboy Lim was in the news again.
The running mayor
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 9, 2019 - 12:00am
In a previous column, I wrote on officials who ran in the last election who are also sportsmen.
The fifth of july
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - July 2, 2019 - 12:00am
The Fourth of July is one important date in US history, it marked its independence.
POC showdown
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - June 25, 2019 - 12:00am
The 30th Southeast Asian Games is set to fire off in Clark City, Tarlac in November but hostilities is now ongoing in the country.
Don’t mess with Messi
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - June 18, 2019 - 12:00am
Forbes recently came up with the world’s highest paid athletes.
120 SEAG Golds
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - June 11, 2019 - 12:00am
There’s nothing wrong with dreaming just make it sure it won’t turn into a nightmare.
Trouble at the POC
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - June 4, 2019 - 12:00am
“If you’re looking for trouble, you came to the right place”, is a line from Elvis Presley’s song “TROUBLE” which he performed in the movie King Creole.
Rip Niki Lauda
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - May 28, 2019 - 12:00am
My first job was with Getty Oil, a petroleum company owned by then the richest man in America, Jean Paul Getty.
Sports and politics
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - May 21, 2019 - 12:00am
Movie stars used their popularity to enter politics.
Can’t win ‘em all
by Raffy T. Uytiepo - May 14, 2019 - 12:00am
I’m feeling a bit lousy these days what with my teams falling out of contention.
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