by FGS Gujilde - September 21, 2023 - 12:00am
Novak Djokovic won his 24th grand slam title. Oddly, he is not as celebrated as he should be. He rewrote history at age 36 when many greats lose half a step, making him the greatest of all time in tennis history...
Out of rage
by FGS Gujilde - September 14, 2023 - 12:00am
Belarusian Aryna Sabalenka lost the US Open final in three sets. But she acted so unlike her country that enables Russia to invade Ukraine. She graciously accepted defeat, tried to deflect her tears with a laugh...
by FGS Gujilde - September 7, 2023 - 12:00am
This year the US Open celebrates half a century of equal pay for men and women. The grand slam at Flushing Meadows pioneered pay equity, eternal gratitude to Billie Jean King, the woman who not only raised the level...
Silver lining
by Ferdinand Gujilde - August 31, 2023 - 12:00am
While the entire country coached the coach and mourned the loss of, or the lost Gilas Pilipinas, EJ Obiena rewrote history in the world athletics championships. Last year he touched down to bronze that glittered...
by FGS Gujilde - August 24, 2023 - 12:00am
Americans reclaimed their long lost sprint supremacy at this year’s World Athletics Championships in Hungary.
by FGS Gujilde - August 10, 2023 - 12:00am
At the World University Games in China, a female sprinter from Somalia crossed the finish line dead last in 21.81s. Dead last? But the time is worth a medal in the worlds and the Olympics. Yes, but for the 200m....
The color of money
by FGS Gujilde - August 3, 2023 - 12:00am
Paris Saint-Germain reportedly offered Kylian Mbappe a 10-year contract worth $1.11 billion.
Disfigure of speech
by FGS Gujilde - July 27, 2023 - 12:00am
Defer the debate on who is the greatest tennis player of all time.
Proxy war
July 20, 2023 - 12:00am
 It would’ve been historic had Tunisian Ons Jabeur won Wimbledon. She would have been the first Arab to win a singles slam. But Czech Marketa Vondrousova also made herstory as the first unseeded player...
by FGS Gujilde - July 13, 2023 - 12:00am
The world athletics championships next month in Hungary promise to be explosive.
by FGS Gujilde - July 6, 2023 - 12:00am
Filipinos love to be unique but at the same time shamelessly mimic. Parents obsess with foreign sounding names but mangle them with Filipino flavor, too unique and complicated even the child finds it hard to write...
by Ferdinand G.S. Gujilde - June 29, 2023 - 12:00am
The king of grass and the Princess of Wales joined the ball kids in learning how to signal correctly, change, roll, feed and catch the balls a week before the Wimbledon championships at the All-England Club.
by FGS Gujilde - June 22, 2023 - 12:00am
Serbians account for .1% of the world population, not 1% but a negligible .1%.
by FGS Gujilde - June 1, 2023 - 12:00am
Last week we asked if the Boston Celtics becomes the first team to recover from nothing to everything, this after they evened the series in a miraculous evening.
Double bagel
by FGS Gujilde - May 25, 2023 - 12:00am
Well, almost. The highly anticipated four to nothing shaming on both sides did not happen.
by FGS Gujilde - May 18, 2023 - 12:00am
The best could not be or should not be alone, even if he is the scoring machine
by Ferdinand G.S. Guilde - May 11, 2023 - 12:00am
One of the largest Philippine contingents goes for gold at the world games in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Yes, it is the world games, not the Southeast Asian Games. How come, or better yet, what has it become?
Dirt poor
by FGS Gujilde - May 5, 2023 - 12:00am
Stephen Curried the golden warriors to the western conference finals against the LA Lakers with a career-high 50 points, a new NBA record for most points in a decider.
Dirt poor F
by FGS Gujilde - May 4, 2023 - 12:00am
Stephen Curried the golden warriors to the western conference finals against the LA Lakers with a career-high 50 points, a new NBA record for most points in a decider.
by FGS Gujilde - April 27, 2023 - 12:00am
At 16, Jelena Dokic stunned the world with her quarterfinal appearance in Wimbledon before the turn of the century.
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