Lito A. Tacujan
Lito A. Tacujan
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Stealing mind and body
by Lito A. Tacujan - September 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Parkinson’s Disease is as ruthless as COVID-19. It’s insidious, relentless and stays with you forever.
Ardina finds tempo, heads to Scotland
by Lito A. Tacujan - August 11, 2020 - 12:00am
She broke through her longest pro golf drought due to lockdown and, in the process, locked in a berth in the AIG British Open.
Dottie Ardina's breakthrough nets British Open spot
by Lito A. Tacujan - August 10, 2020 - 4:21pm
She broke through her longest drought due to lockdown and, in the process, locked in a berth in the AIG British Open.
Pandemic stymies Dottie’s bid
by Lito A. Tacujan - June 3, 2020 - 12:00am
Filipino lady pro Dottie Ardina made an impressive stint in Australia early in the year in a well-laid out bid to improve her LPGA status and prepare for the coming season.
No call slip for Father Time
by Lito A. Tacujan - July 23, 2019 - 12:00am
As the day stirred into life the morning after another Vegas bash, a question remained a pesky presence in the mind of Team Pacquiao.
Thrashing the trash talker
by Lito A. Tacujan - July 20, 2019 - 12:00am
For sure, Fillipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao was seething with cold fury within but came up with easy body language to say “I’m OK.”
Will the son also rise?
by Lito A. Tacujan - July 13, 2019 - 12:00am
He wants to follow in the footsteps of the illustrious champ, willing to go through the physical “mayhem” that marked this sport to prove he is his father’s son.
High hopes for Dottie as LA Open unwraps
by Lito A. Tacujan - April 26, 2019 - 12:00am
The stars and glitz of women’s golf mount their own “Showtime” as the LPGA Tour goes Hollywood with the biggest draw at the Wilshire Country Club here Thursday (Friday in Manila).
The wailing hall
by Lito A. Tacujan - November 25, 2018 - 12:00am
It is irresistibly ready to turn – have fun on pun – from Hall of Fame to Hall of Shame, as the PSC enshrinement rites for the new batch of 10 Filipino greats went wrong Thursday night.
Doting Dottie; 2nd best rarin’ to be LPGA’s best
by Lito A. Tacujan - October 13, 2018 - 12:00am
The Philippine Swimming League (PSL) is fielding a 26-strong Philippine delegation to the 2018 Tokyo Invitational Swimming Championship set to start today at St. Mary’s International School swimming pool in...
Impressions on 4 ToFarm films
by Lito A. Tacujan - September 21, 2018 - 12:00am
A haunting flute refrain drifts in the dark along ancient pine trees and seems to hang and nestle among the needles that further deepen the desolation of the place.
Commentary: Thanks for the journey
by Lito A. Tacujan - September 10, 2018 - 12:00am
There’s this eight-foot black metal sheet which company security guards would frantically assemble into a tiny bridge on the first sign of flood in front of The STAR’s main office in Intramuros.
Mr. Everyday Nice Guy
by Lito A. Tacujan - August 11, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s an uncanny way of “bookending” all the highlights but that’s the way it is as two scenes best encapsulate the tests, travails and tale of Kuya Wes (Ogie Alcasid), an employee at a cash...
Return of the King
by Lito A. Tacujan - July 16, 2018 - 12:00am
It’s like hurtling through a time warp and riding back into the glory years. It’s a rebirth of an icon, renewal of faith by the fans and return to the simple but pure joy and all the shining moments the...
Commentary: TCC – The Beauty and her beast
by Lito A. Tacujan - February 28, 2018 - 12:00am
A short dirt road leads to The Country Club. Why its patron and benefactor – one of the richest in Asia – never bothered to pave that eyesore of a “drive-thru” nobody knows.
100th Open: Teeing off with history
by Lito A. Tacujan - January 17, 2018 - 12:00am
The storied Philippine Open, celebrating its Centennial year next month, could provide historical footnotes not only on the sporting skills of its people but also on the very mold of the nation the last 100 yea...
by Lito A. Tacujan - October 31, 2017 - 4:00pm
Could it be some karmic justice?
Commentary: Madam Beth
by Lito A. Tacujan - October 13, 2017 - 4:00pm
When did the calls cease to come?
Commentary: Madam Beth
by Lito A. Tacujan - October 13, 2017 - 12:25pm
Long before Mocha Uson and “fake news,” there was Madam Beth Celis and blind items in her “In Huddle” column.
SEAG fiasco: A template for defeat
by Lito A. Tacujan - August 30, 2017 - 4:00pm
It’s been one excruciating journey, a downhill drive to the bottom of the pit the past 18 years that has made us – “a basket case” – in regional sports.
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