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Probe sought on who rented P1-M suite in Vegas hotel
By Philip C. Tubeza, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 29 Mar 2005
HOUSE Minority Leader Francis Escudero Monday called for a congressional investigation into a column item by Inquirer sports columnist Recah Trinidad that a Filipino, reputedly a public figure, rented a $20,000-suite at the MGM Grand hotel to watch the Manny Pacquiao-Erik Morales fight two weeks ago Read Full Story >>>
RSR is looking for Philippine correspondents
By , mannypacquiao.ph, 29 Mar 2005
RingsideReport.com "The Heart of Boxing" website the number one choice of boxing readers for a diverse group of boxing articles is looking for boxing correspondents in the Philippines. If you like working with a great team, sitting ringside at the fights and meeting the fighters along with boxing fo Read Full Story >>>
SUICO BEATS MANNY PACQUOAN
By Salven L. Lagumbay, mannypacquiao.ph, 29 Mar 2005
One is the nephew of OPBF 130-lb king Randy Suico. The other is the spitting image of pound-for-pound featherweight king Manny Pacquiao. And when their paths crossed last Monday at the New Gallera de Mandaue in Cebu, PHILIPPINES, it sure was a 4-round fight for the ages Randy Suico and Manny Pacquia Read Full Story >>>
DILEMMA INVOLVING PACQUIAO MERITS ACTION
By Pedro Fernandez, RingTalk.com, 29 Mar 2005
“PAC-MAN” NEEDS TO DROP LAME PROMOTER NOW!
The role of a Promoter, Attorney, Manager, Agent, etc., when acting or representing a professional boxer is a “Fiduciary” one. Webster’s Dictionary defines the term derived from the Latin word fiducia, as one of trust and confidence. In the case of Wor Read Full Story >>>
Was Pacquiao shortchanged?
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, 29 Mar 2005
The Manny Pacquiao Web site, which served as a tremendous boost to the career of the flamboyant Filipino southpaw, has regrettably degenerated into a site for fanatics who don’t have a clue about what really happened in the days leading up to the epic battle with Erik “El Terrible” Morales or what t Read Full Story >>>
Fans want wily Murad out of Team Pacquiao
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 29 Mar 2005
WHAT was on everybody's mind became public yesterday when an online poll conducted by Manny Pacquiao's website revealed his fans want him to sack American promoter Murad Muhammad.
As of 5 p.m. yesterday, 86 percent of some 480 respondents had ticked off Murad's name when the website www.mannypacq Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao to sue Murad
By Joseph Jubelag, Malaya, 29 Mar 2005
GENERAL SANTOS CITY. -Manny Pacquiao is set to file charges against New Jersey-based promoter Murad Muhammad for allegedly gypping him of several millions of pesos representing his share of the pay-per-view proceeds in his recent fight against Mexican Erik Morales.
In a press conference here Sund Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao readies suit vs Murad Muhammad
The Daily Tribune, 29 Mar 2005
Manny Pacquiao will file a case against American promoter Murad Muhammad for not giving his 40 percent share in pay-per-view proceeds in the classic fight against Mexican Erik Morales last March 20.
Pacquiao yesterday made the revelation and added he is already consulting his legal counsel on how Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao dilemma: Murad buy-out to cost millions
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, 29 Mar 2005
If Manny Pacquiao thinks that he could get rid of his US-based promoter Murad Muhammad that easy, then he could be wrong.
Pacquiao, according to a reliable source, will have to go through a very difficult or very expensive process before he gets the sweet-talking promoter off his back.
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No immediate rematch
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, 29 Mar 2005
Two-time world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao said the other day he’ll take on a still unnamed opponent in a July tune-up fight before facing Erik Morales in a September rematch.
It’s welcome news that Pacquiao isn’t pushing for an immediate return bout even if the money’s right.
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Man in black
By Jannelle So, The Philippine Star, 29 Mar 2005
LOS ANGELES — He was black and blue all over — black pants and blue trubenized shirt. He came like a character out of the movie "Men in Black." His eyes, badly bruised from the fight that dealt him and the people who put their trust in him a bad blow, were covered by the proverbial black shades.
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Bautista Spars With Israel Vasquez
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, BoxingScene.com, 28 Mar 2005
WBO Asia Pacific bantamweight champion Rey “Boom Boom” Bautista got his first taste of what its like to spar against a world champion when he went four eventful rounds with IBF junior featherweight champion Israel Vasquez at the Wild Card Gym of Freddie Roach in Los Angeles last Friday.
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Pacquiao must fire Roach, says Murad
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, 28 Mar 2005
International promoter Murad Muhammad hit back at Ring Magazine/International Boxing Association featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s trainer Freddie Roach and his new management team headed by Shelly Finkel for “grabbing at straws and trying to discredit me.”
Muhammad accused the two of pedd Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao fight a proven pay-per-view blockbuster
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, 28 Mar 2005
WHAT WOULD you prefer?: A rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Erik Morales or a fourth fight between Marco Antonio Barrera and Morales?
HBO, through top executive Mark Taffet, has reported that last weekend’s torrid super-featherweight brawl between Morales and Pacquiao generated 350,000 buys amou Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao-Morales clash sets TV record
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 28 Mar 2005
DESPITE his recent loss to Mexico's Erik Morales, Manny Pacquiao will remain the country's premier sporting money machine as a pay-per-view icon and a boxing superstar.
This was revealed yesterday by no less by Mark Taffet of HBO Pay-Per-View, who noted that the 350,000 pay-per-view buys generate Read Full Story >>>
By Teodoro C. Benigno, The Philippine Star, 28 Mar 2005
Why they call prizefighting "the sweet science" has me discombobulated, I suppose I will never know. It is a science, that’s for sure, but hardly ever sweet. The right half of Manny Pacquiao’s face was a macabre mask, blood squirting from a nasty right eye cut, the flesh beginning to welt and swell Read Full Story >>>
Ortiz: Da Flash a great fighter
The Philippine Star, 28 Mar 2005
Carlos Juan Ortiz, one of the longest-reigning lightweight champions of the world, said he fought one of his toughest battles against a Filipino and will be honored to receive Philippine boxing’s distinguished award given in honor of the man he revered.
Ortiz, who gained, lost and regained the l Read Full Story >>>
I was not prepared mentally – Pacquiao
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, 27 Mar 2005
“NEXT TIME, it’s going to be different.” These were the words that came out of Manny Pacquiao’s mouth as he vowed not to commit the same mistakes when he rumbles again with Erik Morales late this year in an expected grudge rematch.
Pacquiao humbly admitted he learned a lesson or two from that me Read Full Story >>>
Erik Morales has nothing to be ashamed of
By Fred de la Rosa, The Manila Times, 27 Mar 2005
DEAR Erik: I am writing this letter because I heard you’re in low spirits and terribly disappointed after your Sunday fight in Las Vegas with our Manny Pacquiao.
Cheer up, amigo. You won that fight fair and square. As far as I’m concerned, you’re the featherweight champion of the world.
So w Read Full Story >>>
How Do We Fix Our Sport? I'll Tell You
By Frank Maloney, EastSideBoxing.com, 27 Mar 2005
I'm amazed at the response I received from my most recent article regarding the state of small hall boxing and thought I would continue along a similar theme for two reasons. One, because I make my living from boxing and have done so for quite some time now and two because I'm a fan who would still Read Full Story >>>