Owen Southgate

Owen Southgate (Twitter)
May 11, 2021

Philippine football needs all the help in can get along with any opportunity to get a shot in the arm, especially from a UEFA football mind like Owen’s.


Pinoys Can-do Kendo

Philippine Women's Team A 12th AKT [photo credit: Mr. Inigo Roces]
May 3, 2021

The UKFP was originally founded by representatives of the Cebu, Davao, IGA, Iloilo, & Manila Kendo Clubs with the initial purpose of making it easier to coordinate with one another to field delegations to international events.


Do You Have A Million Dollar Leg?

Toshiki Sato
April 19, 2021

Toshiki Sato was discovered by 10-year NFL veteran Nick Novak training on a football pitch or a soccer field depending on what floats your boat, so Sato and Novak had a conversation and the rest, as they say, is history.


Life of a Sports Journalist

The photo above was taken a few years ago, this writer, Coach Karch Kiraly and PSL Chairman Dr. Philip Juico, when, arguably, the greatest men's volleyball player ever, Karch Kiraly, graced our shores to conduct a coaching seminar for PSL coaches and players.
April 12, 2021

As sports journalists, we have a responsibility to our readers, we owe it to them to make sure we have accurate, correct and precise facts, statistics and information before we put our work out there.


Two-sport Athletes

Usain Bolt
April 5, 2021

Where did these guys get the energy to play two sports. Each sport works different parts of the body. I remember Michael Jordan coming out of his first retirement in 1995, reports were saying he was in “baseball shape”, not basketball shape which may have contributed to the Bulls’ demise in the playoffs against the Orlando Magic.


Competing with Faith

Stephen Curry [photo credit: Wikimedia Commons | TechCrunch]
April 3, 2021

As the nation observes holy week, in my 45 years of existence, I’ve seen athletes both professional and amateur, wear their faith on their sleeves.


The Evolution of PH Volleyball

The BaliPure Purest Water Defenders were the special guests on Sports Bytes PH last Mar. 27, 2021.
March 29, 2021

BaliPure Purest Water Defenders Head Coach Rommel Abella mentioned the word positionless, which is a word you normally associate with professional men’s basketball. What Coach Abella meant was, and again, something I usually hear only in men’s basketball, more and more women’s players are becoming versatile.


Wataru Misaka: ‘Wat a story’

Wataru “Wat” Misaka
March 26, 2021

Wataru Misaka was 5-foot-7 and was drafted by the New York Knicks of the then BAA (Basketball Association of America), the forerunner and precursor of the NBA or National Basketball Association.