Double bill at Flushing
by Bobby Motus - July 10, 2020 - 12:00am
I had promised myself and my wife Denise that we would be watching matches either at the Arthur Ashe Stadium or at the Louis Armstrong Stadium when tennis’ biggest event comes to New York this year as we just...
by Bobby Motus - June 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Mention the northern town of Liloan and several things come to mind. There’s the iconic 113-year Titay’s, the budbud and masi, and in the Pre-CoVid days, the weekend street food stalls at the town p...
The Tab Baldwin issue
by Bobby Motus - June 19, 2020 - 12:00am
Born in Jacksonville, Florida, Thomas Anthony Baldwin made New Zealand his home.
The blue jeans running record
by Bobby Motus - June 12, 2020 - 12:00am
Everyone we know, young or old, has or had at least a pair of blue jeans inside the wardrobe.
Lose some, gain more
by Bobby Motus - June 5, 2020 - 12:00am
The current situation had made us learn things that we thought we never had time to do or can’t do. We had found ways to break sweat like manually do the laundry, had cleaned the house so often that it actually...
When circumstances stopped tennis
by Bobby Motus - May 29, 2020 - 12:00am
This year’s French Open and Wimbledon were postponed to later dates but the US Open remains originally as scheduled on August 24 to September 13.
Football is back
by Bobby Motus - May 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Surfing thru the channels early afternoon of last Sunday, I caught a match on TV and thought it was a replay.
The rise and fall of Linsanity
by Bobby Motus - May 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Jeremy Shu-How Lin was born to immigrant Taiwanese parents in Torrance, California and attended nearby Palo Alto High School where he led his team to the California Interscholastic Federation Division II title, upsetting...
It must be the shoes
by Bobby Motus - May 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Episode 5 of the “Last Dance” tells us that MJ initially wanted to wear the brand with the 3 stripes when the NBA drafted him in 1984.
Binge watching
by Bobby Motus - May 1, 2020 - 12:00am
On May 15, we will be graduating from ECQ majoring in Social Distancing but a new course, GCQ, is being introduced in high risk areas like Cebu Province and its cities.
Sports people in the game of their lives
by Bobby Motus - April 24, 2020 - 12:00am
The current health crisis had forced everything to stop except for medical and other essential services.
The HOF Class of 2020
by Bobby Motus - April 8, 2020 - 12:00am
Officially announced last week were inductees to this year’s Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame.
COVID’S economic impact on the NBA
by Bobby Motus - April 6, 2020 - 12:00am
I am trying to avoid newsfeeds on my phone and news updates on TV because of the gloomy state of things.
Seeing good in the bad
by Bobby Motus - March 28, 2020 - 12:00am
With the CoVid-19 pandemic and sports taking a break, we had seen changes in people and the environment which we thought we won’t be seeing in our lifetime.
Social distancing
by Bobby Motus - March 20, 2020 - 12:00am
With the seriousness of the current health threat, the sporting world is taking a break.
Another coach, another system pero Gilas pa rin
by Bobby Motus - February 28, 2020 - 12:00am
I’m not belittling the victory we had over Indonesia at the Britama Arena in Jakarta recently but with the win, the SBP had declared, after just a game, that the future of Gilas is bright.
Benefits of cardio workouts
by Bobby Motus - February 21, 2020 - 12:00am
It’s almost March and I suppose by now most of us had dumped those vows of getting active and fit in 2020, especially after the Sinulog celebrations with all the parties happening and then being capped off...
by Bobby Motus - February 14, 2020 - 12:00am
My apologies to our readers who had been following this corner.
Sporting wish for 2020
by Bobby Motus - January 10, 2020 - 12:00am
Sometime in December of 2018, Congress and Senate jointly passed a law that would benefit national athletes and those on the national training pool.
Christmas gifts
by Bobby Motus - December 27, 2019 - 12:00am
Because this is the season of giving and sharing and with your kind indulgence, let’s stray from the wide world of sports and be on the spiritual side this time.
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