Philippines, 01 Feb 2015
 


 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        


 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
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, BoxingScene.com, 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 >>>

FLOYD MAYWEATHER: "THEY CONTINUE TO LIE ABOUT MAKING THE FIGHT"
By Ben Thompson, FightHype.com, 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, PhilBoxing.com, 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  
Read Full Story >>>

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, Boxing.com, 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 >>>

SONSONA & CASIMERO BOUND FOR THE U.S FOR TRAINING
PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 01 Feb 2015

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  
Read Full Story >>>

'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, ESPN.com, 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 >>>

WBC, WBA, IBF MOVING TOWARDS CROWNING ONE WORLD CHAMPION IN EACH DIVISION
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 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.   
Read Full Story >>>

Arizona Boxing News & Notes With Don Smith: Finding the Truth? Boxing at La Princesa & Manny
By Don Smith, PhilBoxing.com, 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  
Read Full Story >>>

GOLDEN BOY PROMOTIONS SIGNS MARCELINO LOPEZ
PhilBoxing.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
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, BoxingScene.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Stephen Espinoza, head of Showtime Sports, spoke to BoxingScene.com 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, PhilBoxing.com, 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  
Read Full Story >>>

Crawford, Walters doubleheader in works
By Dan Rafael, ESPN.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Lightweight champion Terence Crawford, the 2014 ESPN.com 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 ESPN.com on Friday. There is no set venu  Read Full Story >>>

Is there a new trend in boxing writing?
By Ted Sares, The Boxing Tribune, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
“The first ground rule ought to be a certain degree of cynicism. You’re often going to be lied to. It’s important not only to understand where the truth lies, but the motivation of the person or persons who created the fabricated view.”—George Kimball “George Kimball…knew how to trace the devious  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather vs. Pacquiao announcment premature? Online reactions dismiss TMZ’s report
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
On Friday night, Jan. 30, TMZ.com reported that the heavily-discussed Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight as a ‘done deal’ for May 2 in Las Vegas. And while the celebrity gossip site has been on point with several reports in the past, this particular bit of news may not be 100% accurate.   Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr. agree to fight, according to report, but promoter Bob Arum says not so fast
By Mitch Abramson, New York Daily News, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
They've met at a basketball game, a hotel room, and now it appears that Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. may actually be close to meeting in a boxing ring soon. While TMZ Sports reported on Friday night around 8 p.m. that Mayweather had signed off on the fight and agreed to face Pacquiao,   Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao -- DEAL DONE ... Fight Set
TMZ.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015

Floyd Mayweather has agreed to fight Manny Pacquiao ... multiple sources tell TMZ Sports ... who say the two finally came to an agreement moments ago. The two sides had been trying to hammer out a deal for a while to square off  
Read Full Story >>>

Pressure shifts to HBO Sports as Mayweather-Pacquiao talks intensify
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, Sat, 31 Jan 2015

In the mid-1990s, pressure began to mount from boxing fans for Showtime and HBO to iron out their differences and make a fight between heavyweights Mike Tyson and Lennox Lewis. Tyson was under an exclusive deal with Showtime   
Read Full Story >>>

Keidel: Perfect Confluence Of Timing, Talent, History For Mayweather
By Jason Keidel, CBS New York, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
If you’ve read this column with any regularity, you know I’m hardly a Floyd Mayweather, Jr apologist. Nor am I a company shill. Neither my boss nor my editor has ever forced my pen in a particular direction. So despite the fact that Showtime broadcasts his fights, which means my boss (CBS) broadcast  Read Full Story >>>

Marc Ratner: ‘Biggest Event In Boxing History’
CBS Sports, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are supposedly interested in fighting each other on May 2, but we’ve been down this road before. This fight has slipped through our grasp far too many times over the years – to the point where time is running out. If these two all-time greats are to ever square of  Read Full Story >>>

Bob Arum: Deal close on megafight
ESPN.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
The megafight that the boxing world has been clamoring for between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. should be finalized in "the next couple days," Top Rank promoter Bob Arum told the New York Post. The sides have been negotiating what will certainly be the richest fight in boxing history,   Read Full Story >>>

Will Mayweather vs Pacquiao tap Super Bowl Sunday?
By Percy D. Della, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
THE 49TH edition of the Super Bowl, America’s biggest, most spectacular sporting event kicks off, at 3:30 p.m. Sunday (7:30 a.m. Monday, Manila time). The National Football League championship pits the defending champions Seattle Seahawks against the three-time titlists New England Patriots at U  Read Full Story >>>

Ramirez “I pick Mayweather but there’s a possibility Pacquiao can win the fight.”
By James Allen, Tha Boxing Voice, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Manny Pacquiao appears ready to totter finally over the precipice of uncertainty and into a gleaming pool of confirmation. Nothing is officially confirmed and unwelcome rumblings of Mayweather perhaps opting for a rematch with WBC middleweight champion Miguel Cotto instead of   Read Full Story >>>

Larry Merchant on Mayweather-Pacquiao: ‘It’s a reflection of the fight that transcends boxing’
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Whether or not we will ever see Floyd Mayweather face off with Manny Pacquiao inside of a prize ring remains to be seen, but there is no questioning just how much the boxing community and general public worldwide wants to see this fight. After Mayweather and Pacquiao came face to face with one an  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao to join National Prayer Breakfast in Washington DC
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao will be in Washington DC next week to join the National Prayer Breakfast with President Barack Obama and other heads of state including the Dalai Lama. Pacquiao flew to Los Angeles Thursday from Miami. Florida where he served as one of the judges in the  Read Full Story >>>

Ten-Count for Cedric Kushner
By Robert Ecksel, Boxing.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015
Everyone is reminiscing, which is all well and good, but Kushner, who I interviewed at length, inevitably said it best… Boxing promoter Cedric Kushner died yesterday after suffering a massive heart attack. He was 66 years old. Born and raised in Capetown, South Africa, he was cordial, dry,  Read Full Story >>>

NO CONTRACT PREPARED AS YET FOR PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, Sat, 31 Jan 2015

Eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao’s longtime adviser Michael Koncz has admitted that no contract has been prepared as yet for the planned May 2 multi-million dollar showdown between Pacquiao and undefeated poun  
Read Full Story >>>

FORUM ACTIVE TOPICS

  • Mayweather: "They continue to lie about making the fight" by fh_editor
    Last poster: The Bradman, 01/31/15, 10:23 pm (1411 views / 18 replies)
  • Mayweather afraid of Berto, Cotto and also Pacquiao? by nblvblewriter
    Last poster: NYobserver, 01/31/15, 10:00 pm (1068 views / 17 replies)
  • Mayweather and pacquiao tuloy na!!! by ladybozz
    Last poster: NYobserver, 01/31/15, 9:54 pm (453 views / 2 replies)
  • Gennady golovkin fights replay by yobfloria
    Last poster: 10cc, 01/31/15, 9:19 pm (147 views / 2 replies)
  • Manny should hire Broner to be a sparring partner. by pinoyMix777
    Last poster: BEELZEBUB, 01/31/15, 7:45 pm (2172 views / 32 replies)
  • Will HBO be left out in this Mega Fight? by Mojo98
    Last poster: Mojo98, 01/31/15, 7:19 pm (142 views / 0 replies)
  • Who Wins? Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao, May 2 MGM Grand by tsulopascal
    Last poster: art_87, 01/31/15, 7:13 pm (1167 views / 18 replies)
  • if pacman beats diaz,hatton,delahoya & mayweather... by froilan34
    Last poster: rene6985, 01/31/15, 7:08 pm (19682 views / 286 replies)
  • the real coward is Manny Pacquiao. by MIC TYSON
    Last poster: Gamby Sucaldito, 01/31/15, 6:54 pm (27632 views / 478 replies)
  • boxing fights video replay by yobfloria
    Last poster: yobfloria, 01/31/15, 6:40 pm (72 views / 0 replies)
  • WAtcH Anaheim 3 AMA Supercross 2015 Live RD5 Streaming Onlin by sakirajack1
    Last poster: sakirajack1, 01/31/15, 6:30 pm (7 views / 0 replies)
  • VIDEO: Kings Promotions Weigh In by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 6:25 pm (46 views / 0 replies)
  • VIDEO: Kings Promotions Press Conference by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 6:20 pm (16 views / 0 replies)
  • Weights from Philadelphia by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 6:14 pm (17 views / 0 replies)
  • @#@#Online@#@Kevin Mitchell vs Daniel Estrada Live Stream by mahia012
    Last poster: mahia012, 01/31/15, 6:10 pm (27 views / 0 replies)
  • * PROJECT World's Top 5- ELO 2800: GM Wesley So PHI * by joeyj
    Last poster: clsdir, 01/31/15, 6:07 pm (1607491 views / 19352 replies)
  • VIDEO: Gilberto Ramirez vs. Maxim Vlasov: HBO Boxing After D by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 6:07 pm (15 views / 0 replies)
  • VIDEO: Juan Manuel Marquez on Mitchell vs. Estrada by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 6:04 pm (40 views / 0 replies)
  • Floyd agreed but want something from HBO??? by BoxFlash!!
    Last poster: JoeyInCali, 01/31/15, 5:48 pm (2822 views / 14 replies)
  • Pacquiao vs. Mayweather discussion by ordep_19
    Last poster: Lifer, 01/31/15, 5:45 pm (1761 views / 29 replies)
  • Is Pacquiao a Pawn? by Thunder_knuckles
    Last poster: Pacwan, 01/31/15, 5:44 pm (3233 views / 79 replies)
  • Anderson Silva To Get Title Shot With Win Over Diaz by JonasLucas
    Last poster: docunso, 01/31/15, 5:33 pm (3575 views / 74 replies)
  • Mayweather Confronts Pacquiao & Koncz Tells Them Stop Lying? by luckysurvivor
    Last poster: rustycooley66, 01/31/15, 5:18 pm (4418 views / 42 replies)
  • After Pac beats FMJ, Grand EB for Pacland is a MUST!! by nonongsanmateo
    Last poster: HomoSapien, 01/31/15, 5:04 pm (2324 views / 56 replies)
  • Place your bets now: Pactards vs Floydiots! by nonongsanmateo
    Last poster: docunso, 01/31/15, 5:03 pm (1586 views / 38 replies)
  • Mitchell vs Estrada live Stream Fight by agun00
    Last poster: agun00, 01/31/15, 2:48 pm (28 views / 0 replies)
  • Video: Quick Hits: Highlights from the Alvarado-Rios 3 Card by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 1:55 pm (89 views / 0 replies)
  • Grayson Blake battles Anthony Prescott in Local attraction t by phillyboxing
    Last poster: phillyboxing, 01/31/15, 1:48 pm (15 views / 0 replies)
  • Every Left Cross Judah Threw Against Floyd Mayweather by Blitzky22
    Last poster: Junorz, 01/31/15, 1:11 pm (9384 views / 103 replies)
  • Nonito is a bum!!!!! by aznxguy11
    Last poster: pranzer, 01/31/15, 12:36 pm (6715 views / 60 replies)
  • Video: Pacquiao & Floyd first time face-off at Heat game! by klintshin
    Last poster: klintshin, 01/31/15, 12:10 pm (3921 views / 72 replies)
  • Koncz: Pacquiao vs Mayweather - All Issues Resolved by luckysurvivor
    Last poster: bungisngis, 01/31/15, 11:58 am (3933 views / 19 replies)
  • Pacquiao beat a B class fighter. by MIC TYSON
    Last poster: jolz, 01/31/15, 11:53 am (7613 views / 166 replies)
  • Pacquiao Vs Mayweather: Deal done... Fight Set? by Blitzky22
    Last poster: 8 in 8, 01/31/15, 10:41 am (2340 views / 39 replies)
  • Manny Pacquiao & Talk Floyd Mayweather & Hug At Heat Game by luckysurvivor
    Last poster: luckysurvivor, 01/31/15, 9:17 am (376 views / 1 replies)
  • Hitler is Mad About Pacquiao vs Mayweather 2015 by blitz23
    Last poster: pinnakel88, 01/31/15, 7:54 am (352 views / 3 replies)
  • who's the best sparring partner for pac / floyd by xobius
    Last poster: JCOOL2329, 01/31/15, 7:15 am (1000 views / 8 replies)
  • Pacquiao And Mayweather Jr. Talk & Hug At Miami Heat Game by JonasLucas
    Last poster: JonasLucas, 01/31/15, 6:47 am (9220 views / 190 replies)
  • Here's my take! by aznxguy11
    Last poster: pugakss, 01/31/15, 6:37 am (1548 views / 15 replies)
  • Pacquiao and Mayweather meeting for the first time! by klintshin
    Last poster: pugakss, 01/31/15, 6:35 am (744 views / 11 replies)


  • Philboxing Fight Galleries

    Philboxing's online photo albums

    Take a glimpse on philboxing.com newly updated fight gallery and browse to our several albums and be photographically informed to some of your favorite local boxer's fights and press exposures.
    OTHER SPECIALS AND FEATURES

    Web Special: The 30th Anniversary of "The Thrilla in Manila"
    Special news coverage of the Ali-Frazier fight in Manila 30 years ago.

    Origins of Boxing in the Philippines
    Joseph R. Svinth's in-depth and scholastic historical piece on the origins of boxing in the Philippines.

    The Importance of a Professional Grade Mouth Guard
    Dr. Ed de la Vega expounds the importance of a proper mouth guard for athletes.
    SEARCH NEWS
    Keyword (Ex. pacquiao)
    Author (Ex. Henson)
    Source (Ex. philippine star)

     




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2015 philboxing.com.