MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas USA — Most boxing fans and expert analysts in all over the world are getting shocked and been so emotional when Michael Buffer started to announce the winner on Saturday’s mega fight showdown between 8th time division world champion Manny Pacquiao Read more
The current WBO welterweight world champion and no. 1 pound-for-pound boxer Manny Pacquiao is in again for a tough battle against another world-class athlete and soccer superstar David Beckham. However this time, it’s not about in a boxing match neither playing a game of soccer. Both gentlemen are the top contenders Read more
At early of the game, the Azkals started so strong and even stunned Kuwait with a spectacular first-half lone goal by midfielder Stephan Schrock, but again suffered Read more
Congressman Manny Pacquiao and US Senator Harry Reid Talks about the Revival of Filipino Garment Industry
During the four cities promotional tour on May 7 mega fight prior to Manny Pacquiao’s WBO welterweight title defense against three-division, five-time titlist Sugar Shane Mosley ended a day began with Pacquiao’s welcomed by Reid onto the floor of the United States Senate.
Aside from Manny’s meeting with the US president Barack Obama, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum confirmed that Pacquiao Read more
Bacolod City, Philippines – Team Azkals showed their Filipino fans a spectacular game performance last Wednesday when they outscored the Mongolia Blue Wolves with their 2-0 victory in the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) Challenge Cup qualifier at the Panaad Stadium in Bacolod City.
The 15,000 seater stadium was fully packed with people who’ve wanted to watch the game live Read more
BAGUIO, Philippines – 7-division boxing world champion Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao does his usual routine by playing basketball every time he has upcoming fights which they considered it as part of his training regimen. Not just only a superstar in boxing ring, Manny also shows superb skills and speed on the hard court in Baguio City last Monday.
On his recent interview, future boxing Hall of Famer and current IBA heavyweight world champion James “Lights Out” Toney made a bold statement about Pacquiao’s future opponents and also gave all his praises to the current pound4pound king. He believes that no boxer can stop Manny at his prime. “Pacquiao’s on fire. Mayweather gives angles, but not the odd and ankward angles that Pacquiao gives and as far as workrate and activity, forget about it,” stated the reigning IBA heavyweight champ.
Freddie Roach, the four-time trainer of the year and current coach of seven-division boxing world champion Manny Pacquiao predicts a KO win for his ward when Manny will defend his world welterweight title against Ghana’s Joshua Clottey in March 13 live on HBO Pay-Per-View at Jerry Jones’ Dallas Cowboys Stadium.
Despite of so many distractions would hamper on his training, Manny Pacquiao sees Baguio City a perfect place for him to train against very dangerous Puerto Rican boxer Miguel Cotto. He said that Freddie Roach and the rest of the Team Pacquiao will have to fly here from the U.S. to prepare the Filipino to what the famous trainer referred to as the Pacman’s “toughest fight” to date.
Pacquiao denies the allegation for having a personal conflict between him and his chief trainer Roach. He said that there’s no rift between him and his trainer and in fact, they’d finalize the training schedule during the fight’s press tour next week.
The much-awaited fight between Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire Jr. and Rafael “El Torito” Concepcion that billed as “Pinoy Power 2” will set to clash each other on August, 15, 2009 at the New Joint in the Hard Rock Hotel in Las Vegas. The fight is on a Pay-Per-View which promoted by Bob Arum’s Top Rank beginning at 6 p.m. PDT, with a suggested retail price of $34.95.
During today’s weigh-in, “The Filipino Flash” Nonito Donaire Jr., of the Philippines weighs in at 115 lb while his opponent Rafael “El Torito” Concepcion of Panama came in over weight at 119.5 lb. The extra 4 lbs makes this fight a non-title bout that the WBA interim world Super Flyweight is not likely at stake.