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Traffic snarl disrupts Pacquiao schedule
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 25 Apr 2015
HOLLYWOOD—A traffic snarl on his way to the Wild Card Gym for the scheduled afternoon workout forced Manny Pacquiao to deviate from the rest of his daily routine Friday.
His convoy from his home in Plymouth Boulevard arrived in the gym an hour late although he went through his two-hour workout in Read Full Story >>>
PANGILINAN WANTS TO STAGE PACQUIAO FIGHT IN THE PHILIPPINES
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 25 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES– Filipinos, who have been starving to see their boxing icon Manny Pacquiao fight in flesh will have that opportunity after a long nine years of waiting.
Pacquiao, the reigning World Boxing Organization Read Full Story >>>
Keidel: Money, Mayhem And Madness
By Jason Keidel, CBS Sports, 25 Apr 2015
So seven days from now, a seismic sporting event will take place in Las Vegas — a place prone to hyperbole.
And while countless people — pundits, cable executives, media and the masses — are taking credit for the occurrence on May 2, the credit goes to two men, and to the historic happenstance of Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather, Pacquiao not likely to put on power show
By Associated Press, Press of Atlantic City, 25 Apr 2015
LAS VEGAS - Tommy Hearns understood what was expected from him the night 30 years ago when he stepped into the ring to face Marvin Hagler for the middleweight title.
There would be no running. There wouldn't even be that much boxing.
"I knew before I got in the ring I had to put a show on for Read Full Story >>>
FUNNY “MAY-PAC” TICKETS AND SICK BOXING
By Reni M. Valenzuela, PhilBoxing.com, 25 Apr 2015
What’s news about it?
500 tickets for “Mayweather-Pacquiao” were reportedly sold out in minutes ten days before the actual event. Why not? What’s new? What’s special? Try to announce and sell 500 lotto tickets to the world Read Full Story >>>
PETECIO, FERNANDEZ ENTER FINALS IN INDONESIA PRESIDENT'S CUP
PhilBoxing.com, 25 Apr 2015
Palembang, Indonesia- Two of three ABAP boxers in the semifinals made it to the Finals of the 22nd President's Cup being held at the Palembang Sports and Convention Center here.
Nesthy Petecio, who won silver in Read Full Story >>>
RESULTS FROM FIST FIGHT IN BEIJING
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 25 Apr 2015
BEIJING – The Capital Arena hosted two boxing cards last Friday – FIST FIGHT and FIST OF POWER III. The former, which was held first in the afternoon, had nine pairs of four rounders while the third edition of Fist of Power saw Randy Petalcorin of the Philippines retain his WBA interim light flyweig Read Full Story >>>
Ritehook Promotions Returns to Mississippi May 2!
PhilBoxing.com, 25 Apr 2015
Ticket includes Live Fights plus Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight!
Biloxi, MS (April 24, 2015) – Ritehook Promotions in association with Reved Entertainment and Pier6 Promotions will present a one-of-a-kind evening of boxing featuring live fights and the fight of the century between Floyd Mayweather an Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Will Have His First Childhood Mentor in His Corner
By Ankur Sinha, Liberty Voice, 25 Apr 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr. will have his first childhood mentor and trainer, his father, Floyd Mayweather Sr. in his corner for his biggest fight. Mayweather Sr. still remembers the moment when he had realized that his son would grow up and be the champion in the boxing ring. This was when Mayweather Jr. Read Full Story >>>
Las Vegas making big money on Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight
By Associated Press, Fox Sports, 25 Apr 2015
LAS VEGAS — Interested in coming to Vegas to be part of the matchup to end all matchups that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are selling? It's gonna cost you.
One night next weekend at the MGM Grand, the fight venue, is running $1,600 on Friday or Saturday night. That's more than 13 times Read Full Story >>>
Bettors banking on a draw in epic Mayweather-Pacquiao fight
By George Willis, New York Post, 25 Apr 2015
Bettors looking to make money on the upcoming welterweight championship fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are placing their money on a draw.
According to ESPN.com, odds for a draw have fallen from 22-1 when betting opened at the MGM sports book in February down to 8-1, heading int Read Full Story >>>
Manny wants to be friends with Floyd, maybe even convert him to his faith
By Francis Ochoa, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 25 Apr 2015
HOLLYWOOD—For God, for country. And maybe even for Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Manny Pacquiao continues to exude confidence as time shuffles to fight night against the undefeated Mayweather, telling reporters that he is open to being friends with his brash American rival after they collide on May 2 at M Read Full Story >>>
Roach: Really Strange, No Mayweather Rematch Clause
By Edward Chaykovsky, BoxingScene.com, 25 Apr 2015
Freddie Roach, who trains WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao, finds it very strange that Floyd Mayweather Jr. did not request a rematch clause for the upcoming May 2nd mega-fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Mayweather has had a rematch clause in place for most of his high profile pay-per Read Full Story >>>
Hall of Famer 'Big' George Foreman picks Pacquiao to edge Mayweather
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, 25 Apr 2015
Former heavyweight champion "Big" George Foreman is no stranger to big fights. He lost his heavyweight title to Muhammad Ali in 1974 in a bout which became known as "The Rumble in the Jungle." That fight marked the invention of the term, "Rope-a-Dope," in which Ali laid back on the ropes and allowed Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao v/s Mayweather: Who will land the final punch?
By Somesh Chandran, DNA India, 25 Apr 2015
In a clash of titans, Manny Pacquiao will face Floyd Mayweather on May 2nd 2015. The highly awaited bout between these two boxing greats seems to have put the boxing world in frenzy. After all it’s a fight that took over five years to materialize. Mayweather made the initial approach back in 2009 an Read Full Story >>>
How does it feel to beat Floyd Mayweather?
By Ryan Songalia, Rappler, 25 Apr 2015
MANILA, Philippines – For Floyd Mayweather Jr, life is about winning. As a child he says he would race his friends to see who could tie their shoes the fastest. At 38 years old, he continues to apply that mindset to his professional boxing career, earning him an unbeaten 47-0 (26 knockouts) record a Read Full Story >>>
LOVERRO: Former local P.R. gurus in Floyd Mayweather Jr., Manny Pacquiao corners
By Thom Loverno, The Washington Times, 25 Apr 2015
When Fred Sternburg began working for Charlie Brotman’s public relations firm, he got a taste of the boxing world when he helped out with the publicity for Sugar Ray Leonard’s historic bout against Marvin Hagler and Leonard’s rematch with Tommy Hearns.
But it was working wit Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao Unlikely to Disappoint
By Ivan G. Goldman, Boxing Insider, 25 Apr 2015
Yes, the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao super-fight May 2 might turn out to be a flop. That’s possible in any fight and sometimes it’s nobody’s fault.
For example, I recall seeing a first-round head clash that caused the contest to be stopped. What are you gonna do?
Also, the hype surro Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather vs Pacquiao trainer rivalry escalates: Will there be another big fight May 2?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, 25 Apr 2015
There's probably as much animosity between the trainers of Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao as the fighters themselves.
.....And perhaps more.
For years Freddie Roach and Floyd Mayweather Sr have exchanged heated, very hurtful words as the rivalry between the two men appears to have climaxe Read Full Story >>>
No ‘grand arrival’ for Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas?
By Steve Carp, Las Vegas Review Journal, 25 Apr 2015
It’s no secret Bob Arum is less than enamored with the management of the MGM Grand. But since Arum has very little say in what happens in next week’s megafight between Manny Pacquiao, whom he promotes, and Floyd Mayweather Jr., whom he used to promote, Arum is making use of what leverage he does hav Read Full Story >>>