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COVID-19 delays Tokyo Olympics 2020 By Jesus A. Garcia, Jr. LUZON has been on lockdown and no daily national newspapers arrive in the province. I just read some of the latest sports news through the Internet and TV, and the most talked about is the plan to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympic Games originally […]

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Disruptive COVID-19 By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. THERE are not much to talk about sports activities during these days. The panic and threat among us earthmen caused by the dreaded world virus called “COVID-19” put a stop to the sporting world because it can strike anybody with no exception. Who would have thought that among […]

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Inter-Town/City cagefest still off By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. AN urgent meeting was held last Wednesday (March 11) among the quarterfinalists’ team officials in the 4th Governor’s Cup Pangasinan Inter-Town/City Basketball Tournament at the office of the Pangasinan Sports Development and Management Council (PSDMC). Also in attendance were province’s two sports honchos Modesto Operania and […]

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Unexciting last three stages of 2020 Ronda By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. AFTER the Philippine Navy/Standard Insurance (PNSI) riders dominated the fourth and fifth stages that catapulted them to wrest the individual and team honors in this year’s Ronda Pilipinas bikefest, I immediately called my town mate, 2018 Le Tour de Filipinas titlist Joshua Cariño […]

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Magnificent seven navy men   By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. AFTER five days of tough road battle, the eight-man Philippine Navy/Standard Insurance (PNSI) squad surprisingly sprung out to dominating the 4th and 5th stages of the 10-day Ronda Pilipinas bikathon and captured the individual and team leadership after more than 700 kilometers of road racing […]

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Gov. Pogi complies with directives to protect us   By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. UPON learning that the start-finish-start of the 6th and 7th stages in Lingayen of this year’s Ronda Pilipinas bikathon was scrapped, some of our local bets called and asked me what the real score was behind the cancellation of the two […]

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Upsets in provincial cagefest By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. “BILOG ang bola” as the axiom says about any ball game especially basketball. It happened again last February 8 and 9 during the group A and B quarterfinals of the ongoing “4th Governor’s Cup Pangasinan Inter-Town/City Basketball Tournament held In San Nicolas, Pangasinan and San Carlos […]

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Pangasinan busy with sports activities this summer By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. AMID the national threat of the dreaded “nCoV” (Novel Corona Virus), there’s nothing  stopping our province to hold multiple sports activities this year, except the annual R1AA (Region 1 Athletic Association) Meet which was supposed to be held this month but had to […]

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Ex-world boxing champ Espinosa gets (delayed) justice By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. BOXING avid buffs know who former world boxing champ Luisito Espinosa is. Dagupeπos especially the late Dagupan City hizzoner Alipio Fernandez, Jr. and two late Dagupeño elite journalists Jun Velasco and Hermie Rivera were very familiar with Espinosa. (Boxing analyst Rivera was the […]

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