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April 18, 2015, Hollywood, Calif. -- (L-R) 'Reel-life' champion Sylvester Stallone meets 'real-life' champion Manny Pacquiao and Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, Saturday at the Wild Card Boxing Club as Pacquiao   
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By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

StubHub Center, Carson, CA -- The 8th fight was for the WBA Interim Super bantamweigth title and was a contest between Oscar Escandon of Tolima CO (24-2-0, 16KO) and Moises Flores of Guadalajara. MX ( 23-0, 16KO) (top photo  
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By Anthony 'Duljoman' Andales,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Verona, NY -- Below are the undercard results on the Lucas Matthysse vs Ruslan Provodnikov 12-round junior welterweight bout at the Turning Stone Resort Casino Saturday night: Vitaly Kopylenko of Kiev, UK scored a unanimous decision against Lekan Byfield of Atlanta, GA. All judges scored the figh  Read Full Story >>>

NBA Playoffs -- Warriors open title run with Game 1 win over Pelicans
By Joan Secuya-Medida,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

SAN FRANCISCO -- One down. Fifteen to go. The Golden State Warriors' quest for the 2015 NBA title went off to a solid start as the No.1 overall seed held off the New Orleans Pelicans, 106-99, in Game 1 of their  
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NBA Playoffs -- Pierce, Wizards steal Game 1
By Homer D. Sayson,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

CHICAGO -- At age 37, Paul Pierce appears to still have a lot left in the tank. The 16-year NBA veteran led all scorers with 20 points, including a big 3 in the extra session, to lead the Washington Wizards to a 93  
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By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

CARSON, CA -- Below are the results of the undercard fights on the Julio Cesar Chavez Jr vs Andrezj Fonfara on Showtime Championship Boxing Saturday at the StubHub Center here: For the firts time this afternoon, two well mat  
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Freddie Roach and his marquee fighter are like father and son, but relationship with his mum needs healing... Heartache and guilt driving man who made Manny Pacquiao
By Oliver Holt, Mail Online (UK), Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Freddie Roach intercepts the old lady as she makes her way across the parking lot behind the Wild Card Gym and gives her a hug. ‘This is my ma,’ says Freddie. The old lady nods a greeting and walks over to her car. She gets in and drives off, edging out on to Vine Street and heading north towards Ho  Read Full Story >>>

Controversial Olympic loss may have set Mayweather on historic path
By Lyle Fitzsimmons, CBS Sports, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been in 24 title fights in the past 17 years. He has made hundreds of millions of dollars. If he manages to beat Many Pacquiao on May 2, he'll be one victory shy of matching Rocky Marciano's legendary 49-0 record, having won titles at 130, 135, 140, 147 and 154 pounds. Bu  Read Full Story >>>

(No typical) Day in the stateside life of Pacquiao
By Artemio T. Engracia, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES—The lawns are well manicured but the community is neither gated nor affluent. Very few other celebrities are known to live in this neighborhood, which is just off the more upscale Hancock Park, but there’s no mistaking who lives in one of the few gated houses around. The neighbors are  Read Full Story >>>

By Eddie Alinea,, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

LOS ANGELES -- World Boxing organization welterweight belt-owner Manny Pacquiao pronounced himself ready physically, mentally and spiritually to face World Boxing Council/World Boxing Association 147-pound titlist Floyd  
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TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE! Plus: Fernando Vargas to host a special fan meet-and-greet at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on April 30! INDIO, CA (April 17) - Golden Boy Promotions announced today an updated card for an exci  
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Manny in near perfect shape–Fernandez
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
HOLLYWOOD—Buboy Fernandez heaved a sigh of relief when he looked at the time on the stopwatch at the end of Manny Pacquiao’s Griffith Park run Friday. Now, he’s certain that Pacquiao is just where he needs to be at this stage of his training for the Fight of the Century against Floyd Mayweather   Read Full Story >>>

Asia Extends Lead Over West: Queens Cup Concludes Today!, Sun, 19 Apr 2015

Manila, Philippines- Team Asia led by Captain Rubilen Amit managed to extend their lead over the West to a margin of 3 matches. Asia came out strong winning the first 3 matches of the day before Team West stopped the bleedi  
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Pacquiao’s left to doom Mayweather – Roach
By Josef T. Ramos, The Manila Times, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Manny Pacquiao’s powerful left hand may be his instrument to defeat unbeaten American Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their unification welterweight bout on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas Nevada, USA, according to Freddie Roach. The Boxing Writers Association of America seven-time trainer of the yea  Read Full Story >>>

Aussie Justin Fortune in Manny Pacquiao's corner and calling it as it is
By Daniel Lane, The Sydney Morning Herald, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
In three weeks' time Australian Justin Fortune will be in Manny Pacquiao's corner for the so-called "Greatest Fight in History" but, whenever the former heavyweight hears that phrase, he winces as if he's been whacked again by one of the heavy blows Lennox Lewis rained upon him in 1995. "It is th  Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao: The Killer Instinct Is There
By Ryan O’Hara, Tha Boxing Voice, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao told reporters on Wednesday that he’s “ready for the fight” against pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr, adding, “We know already what we’re going to do.” For the past week and a half, Manny Pacquiao has been unavailable to media as he asked for t  Read Full Story >>>

Op-Ed: Mayweather sounds like giving up 2 weeks before fight night
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
For whatever reason, unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather isn't talking much about his upcoming fight against Manny Pacquiao with barely two weeks left in the "Fight of the Century" on May 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. In almost all of his most recent fights, Maywea  Read Full Story >>>

Mendoza: Sure, Arum is for Pacquiao on May 3
By Al S. Mendoza, Sun.Star Cebu, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
HE is not saying it, but hints of it are aplenty. And that’s not even a surprise. Everybody knows about it. Open book. Bob Arum is for Manny Pacquiao. There is a plethora of reasons for that. But two will stand out. One, the American has been Pacquiao’s promoter for close to 10 years now. T  Read Full Story >>>

Freddie Roach: It’s Just a Matter Of Time Until Floyd Fires Ariza
By James Allen, Tha Boxing Voice, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
Given the turbulent nature of their past dealings with one and other, multiple-time ‘Trainer of the Year’ Freddie Roach and his former in-house strength and conditioning coach Alex Ariza are rarely heard saying kind words about, or to, one and other. After years of fruitful co-operation, the pair  Read Full Story >>>

Quijano: Kid Kulafu: A review
By Jingo Quijano, Sun.Star Cebu, Sun, 19 Apr 2015
THERE'S another Manny Pacquiao biopic on the big screen and it’s titled “Kid Kulafu”. It’s actually pretty good, but of course, I had to bribe and drag the wifey to accompany me to watch it. Thankfully, she wasn’t too hard on me this time around and settled for dinner at our favorite resto. It  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015

The days that we used to go to theaters to watch movies has long gone, partly due to our being engrossed in following all manner of sports on television and of course an occasional movie in the comfort of our home with  
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Tony Harrison (L) was too much for Pablo Manguia Undefeated junior middleweight Tony Harrison rolls to 21st win Aquino shocks Kielczweski, Farmer wins 11th straight fight UNCASVILLE, Conn. (April 17, 2015) - Undefea  
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Al Bernstein: “If Manny Pacquiao can throw a lot of punches and get over the 800 punch mark, he’s got a chance to win”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
When is comes to the sport of boxing, one of the most recognizable voices in the game is that of Hall of Fame commentator, Al Bernstein. Bernstein has been a boxing analyst for Showtime boxing since 2003, and now stands just two weeks away from calling one of the biggest fights in his boxing career,  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather admits losing his fire, while Pacquiao is at full throttle
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
Have you ever heard that if a fighter spends too much time in the ring being hit, fighting war after war, they tend to slip out of the game much sooner than those that fight smart and avoid punishment? This idea is not necessarily false, and from many standpoints makes perfect logical sense. Bein  Read Full Story >>>

Matthew Aguilar: Matthysse, Provodnikov promise fight of the year
By Matthew Aguilar, El Paso Times, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
Thirty years ago this week, Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hearns shocked the boxing world by ditching the usual "feeling out," get-to-know-ya pleasantries often associated with big boxing matches in favor of hurling hydrogen bombs at one another early and with fury. It resulted in the great  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing’s battle to stay visible, but not incessant on television
By George Willis, New York Post, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
Can there be too much boxing on television? It’s a question that wouldn’t have been even asked a year ago, when a sprinkling of bouts were offered — mainly on HBO, Showtime and ESPN. These days, boxing is everywhere, thanks primarily to the Premier Boxing Champions series that has bought time on NBC  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao: Fans to be charged $10 admission for weigh-in
By Gareth A Davies,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
Fans are to be charged for a weigh-in for the first time at a major boxing event on Friday May 1 when Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao step onto the scales inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Individuals will be charged $10 each with every dollar from the ticket sales headed to charity, accor  Read Full Story >>>

Dana White: ‘Any UFC Fighter Would Beat Floyd Mayweather, Including The Women’
The Inquisitr, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
Earlier this week, UFC featherweight Conor McGregor said that he would “kill Floyd Mayweather in less than thirty seconds,” and according to UFC President Dana White, any UFC fighter would beat Floyd Mayweather, including the women. Most fighters in their respective sport always say that if they   Read Full Story >>>

“Pacquiao will have middleweight power and featherweight speed” – Justin Fortune
By Eddie Alinea,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015

LOS ANGELES, Cal. -- Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao, a welterweight, will be as strong and powerful as a middleweight and as speedy and quick as a featherweight when he fights undefeated American Floyd Mayweather on May 2  
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By Reni M. Valenzuela,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015

Take a mirror. How pitiable that we allow ourselves to be abused and afterward we call the culprits wise, astute and genius. Then we adore and worship them. This is how far boxing productions can blur eyes today, and ho  
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Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight Tickets May Never Go on Sale to Public
By Eben Novy-Williams,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
Those who want to buy tickets for next month’s fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao may soon need to confront the possibility that there will be no public sale. While promoters from both sides have said fewer than 1,000 tickets would be sold to the public at face value, multiple date  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015

Patrimonio. The Philippine ladies doubles team of Katharina Lehnert and Anna Clarice Patrimonio stunned favored Indonesia in the semi finals of the Fed Cup (Group II) Asia-Oceania tennis tournament at the Lal Bahadur Stadi  
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NBA Playoffs -- Cavaliers favored to win 2015 NBA title
By Raymund Rondobio,, Sat, 18 Apr 2015

After a tough 82-game regular season schedule that spanned from October 28, 2014 to April 15, 2015, the NBA playoffs are finally here with 16 out of the 30 teams making the post-season cut. The Golden State Warriors   
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Untamed Spirits: Lucas Matthysse-Ruslan Provodnikov Preview
By Sean Nam, The Cruelest Sport, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
In a sport famous for routinely snubbing its patrons with carrot-dangling gimmicks, it’s refreshing to see an alluring fight come together with few roadblocks. On Saturday night, Ruslan Provodnikov and Lucas Matthysse face off at Turning Stone Resort and Casino in a junior welterweight bout that sho  Read Full Story >>>

‘Pinoy Pride’ returns to Dubai
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, Sat, 18 Apr 2015
CEBU, Philippines - Their first venture abroad was so successful that it richly deserves a follow-up. ALA Promotions President and CEO Michael P. Aldeguer confirmed yesterday that their blockbuster "Pinoy Pride" boxing series will return to Dubai on Philippine Independence Day at the Dubai World   Read Full Story >>>


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