Breaking Basketball: Finding The Next Filipino Pastime
Nothing brings people together like sports, but nothing divides them faster either. Sports encourage us to pick different sides, cheer their boys with all their heart, and spit venom on anyone going against them. It’s a conflict that’s both exciting and profitable, but in recent years, battle lines are being drawn not just across leagues and teams, but across sports as well.
Diehard fans of certain sports are making their case why they deserve attention and support. Basketball is still king of the mountain in this regard, and that rubs a few people off the wrong way. In its stead, people raise a few alternatives to the massively popular sport that Filipino athletes can excel in.