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2020 Tokyo Olympics in 2024? By Jesus A. Garcia Jr.   BECAUSE of the unpredictable situations spawned by the world health crisis which the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games originally supposed to be held last July 24 to August 9 in Japan, the governing body International Olympic Committee (IOC) decided to…

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By January 18, 2021Opinion, Sports Eye

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Pangasinan tops PH cycling By Jesus A. Garcia, Jr   SOME friends of mine, young cycling fans, including bashers, too, mostly outside the province keep asking  me to name all the Pangasinan professional cyclists who won national multi-stage cycling since the birth of Philippine cycling races, like the fabled Tour…

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By January 11, 2021Opinion, Sports Eye

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Goodbye punishing 2020, welcome 2021 By Jesus A. Garcia Jr.   WE all know that year 2020 was not a good year for all of us inhabitants of the world due to the sudden presence of the dreaded disease called COVID-19. It ruined the world’s economy and already killed millions…

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By January 5, 2021Opinion, Sports Eye

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Easier said than done By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. WE all know that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games supposed to be held last August was postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The sports’ world governing body International Olympic Committee (IOC) moved the quadrennial meet in July next year. Majority of…

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By December 21, 2020Opinion, Sports Eye

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“It’s not the triumph, but the try” By Jesus A. Garcia, Jr.   THE 2020 PBA Philippine Cup has been the talk of the nation during this COVID-19 pandemic era. It ended last December 9 with the top seeded and the most well-liked squad in the league, the Barangay Ginebra…

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By December 14, 2020Opinion, Sports Eye

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On-line chess tournament, plans to write my cycling book By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. ANOTHER sport that has started to defy the COVID-19 pandemic is the mental game called “Chess.” The world chess body FIDE (Federation Internationale des Echecs) organized its latest tourney billed as  “Skilling Open,” the inaugural on-line…

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By December 7, 2020Opinion, Sports Eye

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Returning to normal? By Jesus A. Garcia Jr.   “COVID-19 cases drop by 45%–prov’l IATF.” That’s the headline of this paper last week. I have to believe it. Based on my own observation for the past many days, I think the situation in the province on this deadly disease is…

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By December 1, 2020Opinion, Sports Eye

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COVID-19 is softly killing world sports By Jesus A. Garcia Jr. COVID-19 already killed a million inhabitants of our planet, with the U.S., India and Brazil are topping the list, according to the latest report. Yes, the unseen disease is slowly obliterating the world’s economy, first and foremost are the…

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By November 23, 2020Opinion, Sports Eye