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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

Manny Pacquiao’s longtime adviser Michael Koncz appears to have realized that negotiating through the media and trying to put pressure on Floyd Mayweather Jr to agree to fight Pacquiao as planned on May 2 hasn’t worked a  
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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

Millions of Filipinos have justifiably hero-worshipped eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao for the honor he has brought our country in the world of boxing. In the same light all of us, including myself, have on occasi  
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TIBAY NG PINOY 6: Cabalquinto, Palicte KO Thais to cop IBF titles
By Lito delos Reyes,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

DAVAO CITY -- Filipino fighters Adones Cabaquinto and Aston Palicte knocked out their Thai rivals to emerge as the new International Boxing Federation (IBF) Asia junior welterweight and World Youth super flyweight champ  
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By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

Promising Richard Claveras retained his WBC Asian Boxing Council light flyweight title with a stunning 1st round knockout of Indonesian challenger Demsi Manufoe at the Mandaluyong City Gym on Saturday evening. Claveras added a  
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Amir Khan: Floyd Mayweather Jr. Situation is Crazy
By Edward Chaykovsky,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
British star Amir Khan (30-3, 19KOs), like many other fighters, is sitting back and waiting patiently to see what Floyd Mayweather Jr. decides to do on May 2nd. Khan has yet to book an opponent, or a return date, in order to keep himself available for a Mayweather opportunity. The same goes for   Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

World Boxing Organization light flyweight champion Donnie “Ahas” Nietes who has been elevated to the prestigious “Flash” Elorde Hall of Fame whose 47 year old record of reigning as world junior lightweight champion for   
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Getting to the truth in that Miami meeting
By Recah Trinidad,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

(SAVE P-NOY: Malacanang tried to brush off national displeasure over President Aquino’s unbelievable conduct, after he absented himself from the arrival honors for fallen members of the Special Action Force (SAF) at the V  
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Rodriguez defeats Fajardo in rematch, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
Former IBF and WBO minimumweight champion Francisco “Chihuas” Rodriguez (17-2-1, 11 KOs) scored a ten round unanimous decision over Jomar Fajardo (14-6-2, 7 KOs) on Saturday night at the Palenque de la Feria in Tuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas, Mexico. Now the WBO’s #1 junior flyweight, “Chihuas” dropped F  Read Full Story >>>

Jeff Mayweather: “Manny Pacquiao has been knocked out cold, but everybody is still speaking like he really has a chance with Floyd”
By Robert Brown, OTR Boxing Radio, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
I had a chance to speak with former IBO super featherweight champ, Jeff Mayweather. ‘Jazzy’ Jeff is the uncle of Floyd Mayweather Jr. and spend his time now training fighters out of Las Vegas. Topics discussed in this interview include, the possible Mayweather-Pacquiao match, Canelo Alvarez’ upcomin  Read Full Story >>>

Ishe Smith says ‘it’s hard to say’ whether we will see Mayweather vs. Pacquiao this year
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
As seen earlier today, Floyd Mayweather has taken to his personal Instagram page to dismiss reports that a May 2 clash with Manny Pacquiao is set for Las Vegas. The buzz on boxing’s dream match continues to build but after so many years of anticipation, not everyone is sold that Mayweather vs. Pa  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao 2015: Hold your fire
By Joseph Herron , Fight Saga, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
As most boxing fans have already recognized, TMZ Sports’ Friday announcement that the perceived fight of the century, Mayweather vs Pacquao 2015, in their words, “a done deal,” was merely a false alarm. While it’s completely understandable to want to “break the news” of the biggest match-up in th  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather-Pacquiao not set yet
By Dan Rafael,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
Friday night the website TMZ sent shockwaves through the sports world when it reported that the long-awaited Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao deal was final. “MAYWEATHER VS. PACQUIAO DEAL DONE ... Fight Set” read the headline, setting in motion a social media meltdown of the highest order.   Read Full Story >>>

Chris Algieri revamps team, looks for another bout
By Greg Logan,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
Now what? That's the question facing Chris Algieri in the aftermath of his disappointing loss to WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao. The Long Island fighter took a meteoric ride from obscurity to boxing's pinnacle with upset wins over Emanuel Taylor and then Ruslan Provodnikov for the WBO s  Read Full Story >>>

NBA -- Cavs dethrone Kings, win ninth straight
By Adeline Deladisma,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
CLEVELAND -- LeBron James ignored the discomfort of a hurting wrist and recorded 19 points, seven rebounds and four steals to help the Cleveland Cavaliers dispatch the Sacramento Kings, 101-90, on Friday night at the Quicken Loans Arena. James, a four-time league MVP, made 7-of-16 field goals in   Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather via social media: 'Fight Not Made yet'
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
The celebrity gossip website TMZ sent social media into a frenzy on Friday when it erroneously reported that a deal had been reached to pit Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao against each other. Insiders representing both fighters laughed the TMZ report off. Though progress had been made throug  Read Full Story >>>

Arum on Mayweather-Pacquiao: A lot of Issues To Solve
By Edward Chaykovsky,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
Top Rank CEO Bob Arum would prefer to stage Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao on a date in June, to allow everyone involved additional time to promote what everyone considers to be 'the biggest fight in boxing." Mayweather demanded the lucrative Cinco De Mayo date of May 2nd, at the MGM Gr  Read Full Story >>>

Bob Arum not expecting Mayweather v Pacquiao announcement this weekend
By Phil D. Jay, World Boxing News, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
The has been several reports in the media that the eagerly-anticipated pay-per-view clash could be announced as early as this Sunday, with some going as far as stating that during this weekend's Super-Bowl would be the chosen time. Arum stated that this is not the case when contacted by World Box  Read Full Story >>>

By Ben Thompson,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
"Laying back, relaxing, enjoying good weather, palm trees and piña coladas. While they continue to lie about making the fight...I'm just going to continue to travel and explore the world on my private jet," stated undefeated pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, he recently took to his social netwo  Read Full Story >>>

NBA -- Raptors outlast Nets in OT, 127-122
By Ben Paz,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

BROOKLYN -- Despite losing a double digit lead, the Toronto Raptors found a way to win in an overtime, beating the Brooklyn Nets, 127-122, on Friday night at the Barclays Center. Toronto led by 17 points in the third qu  
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Manny In LA, Then It's Off To DC, Before Heading Back Home
By Michael Woods, The Sweet Science, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
Will the silence be seen in retrospect as golden, as a "gag order" period where the principals and their people hunkered down and ironed out details for the super fight five five or so years in the making, featuring the two best known pugilists on the planet, Floyd "Money" Mayweather, and Manny "The  Read Full Story >>>

Je Suis Floyd
By Robert Ecksel,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
TMZ has a pet boxing celebrity. The pet boxing celebrity’s name is Floyd Mayweather and he has transcended boxing… TMZ might be the bottom of the barrel. It might be the tops of the pops. It gives us breaking news at breakneck speed. Its roving reporters dog airports far and wide. Its subject  Read Full Story >>>

Freddie Roach: Matthysse-Provodnikov Winner is in Line for Pacquiao
By Mario Mungia, Tha Boxing Voice, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
It is not completely surprising that Lucas Matthysse made the decision to resign with Golden Boy and extend his contract. Some people were surprised because he is represented by Al Haymon. Haymon has removed most of his stable from Golden Boy’s promotional outfit. With the exception of a few fighter  Read Full Story >>>


Two former world champions “Marvelous” Marvin Sonsona and John Riel “Quadro Alas” Casimero are set to leave for the US on Friday, February 6 to continue their training. Trainer, Feleciano “Jun” Agrabio is flying with t  
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'Mayweather vs. Pacquiao' brings much needed 'mojo' back to boxing
By Joseph Herron , Fight Saga, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
Within a matter of days, the excruciating five-year wait may finally be over. Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum recently stated to various media outlets that the almost "Paul Bunyan" like match-up, "Mayweather vs. Pacquiao", is very close to becoming a reality. "The issues are being narrowed dow  Read Full Story >>>

Arum: Top Rank not being left out of Pacquiao-Floyd bout
ABS-CBN News, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
MANILA, Philippines – Boxing promoter Bob Arum denied rumors that his firm, Top Rank Inc., is being left out of the negotiations on the mega-bout of Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. In an interview on DZMM’s Teka Muna, Arum said it is impossible for him to be cut out of the deal since it w  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao to prepare vs Floyd at Wild Card
By Nick Giongco, Tempo, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
The Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood will be home for Manny Pacquiao for two months in the event the May 2 super fight with Floyd Mayweather gets done. As reports continue to swirl that the world welterweight title fight is close being signed, Pacquiao’s adviser Mike Koncz yesterday said “the e  Read Full Story >>>

Khan: I can't argue against Mayweather-Pacquiao fight
By Dan Rafael,, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
While the world watches and waits to see if Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. finally, at long last, make a deal for their long-awaited showdown, one man waits with perhaps more interest than anyone: Amir Khan. The former unified junior welterweight titleholder knows that if Pacquiao and   Read Full Story >>>

Mendoza: A done deal, if you know what I mean
By Al S. Mendoza, Sun.Star Cebu, Sun, 01 Feb 2015
FLOYD Mayweather Jr. stood up from his throne, walked towards the pretender and offered him a handshake that, for all intents and purposes, opened the floodgates to new talks of the eagerly-awaited fight of theirs. Many a time that fight negotiations had been scuttled since 2010 for all the wrong re  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sat, 31 Jan 2015

Three of the four premier professional boxing organizations, the World Boxing Council, the World Boxing Association and the International Boxing Federation are moving towards crowning one world champion in each weight division.   
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Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Finding the Truth? Boxing at La Princesa & Manny
By Don Smith,, Sat, 31 Jan 2015

Boxing Fans, The continuing saga about the quietly disclosed Arizona amateur boxing coach who was stopped from working a recent Silver Gloves event after his credentials were thought to be suspicious, by authoritie  
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LOS ANGELES (Jan. 30) - Former WBC Latino Lightweight Champion, Marcelino "Nino" Lopez has signed a promotional contract with Golden Boy Promotions. The 28-year-old from Arribenos, Buenos Aires, Argentina has already has a strong career as a professional boxer in South American, winning and defendi  Read Full Story >>>

SHO's Espinoza: Mayweather-Pacquiao 'Not Close' To Done
By Rick Reeno,, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Stephen Espinoza, head of Showtime Sports, spoke to to set the record straight regarding a series of stories that were widely circulated on Friday. The first story appeared in the New York Post, where Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum, who promotes Manny Pacquiao, told the paper that a dea  Read Full Story >>>

Jeff Mayweather: “I can’t tell anyone if Mayweather-Pacquiao is about to be made, that’s for Floyd and Manny to do.”
By Robert Brown, OTR Boxing Radio, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
I had a chance to catch up with former IBO junior light weight champion and successful trainer, ‘Jazzy’ Jeff Mayweather to talk about the on going Pacquiao-Mayweather rumors. In this interview, Jeff gives his insight on the current status of the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao talks and what he thinks of th  Read Full Story >>>

Adones, Palicte, Thais make weight limit
By Lito delos Reyes,, Sat, 31 Jan 2015

REIGNING WBC Asian Boxing Council and Philippine junior welterweight champion Adones Cabalquinto, Aston Palicte and their separate opponents from Thailand all made the second weigh-in as required by the International  
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Crawford, Walters doubleheader in works
By Dan Rafael,, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Lightweight champion Terence Crawford, the 2014 fighter of the year, who is planning to vacate his title and move up in weight for his next fight, is expected to return on March 21 to headline an HBO card, Top Rank vice president Carl Moretti told on Friday. There is no set venu  Read Full Story >>>


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