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Achievements Overshadowed By Excuses
By Jake Donovan,, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
It's a practice that will never go away, but one that has become an ugly recurring trend all through March. A loss is no longer a loss, instead grounds for a fighter or his camp to air out a list of reasons why the other guy's hand was raised by night's end. Two bouts on this weekend's schedule   Read Full Story >>>

Who Exactly Are the Best Boxing Fans in the World?
By John Chavez, Boxing Confidential, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
Sometimes boxing is more than just what occurs inside the ring. There are a lot of intangible factors that play a role in creating the type of big-fight atmosphere and electric jolt that leaves you giddy with excitement. At the forefront of those factors are those spectators that have shelled out  Read Full Story >>>

Golden Boy Promotions Must Shell Out the Shekels for Ring Title Credibility
By John Chavez, Boxing Confidential, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
Earlier this year, BoxingConfidential announced that it?d be shopping around for corporate sponsors in order to initiate the process of creating an ethically and morally-based sanctioning organization. As of this very moment, it?s still in the works and we will be continuing to update the boxing fan  Read Full Story >>>

No Need for Brackets, the Real March Madness is Here
By Joon Lee,, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
Every year around this time, there's that tradition of gathering between friends or co-workers to compile and submit their supposedly perfect NCAA tourney brackets. The winning prize ranges from a few tens to a couple of hundreds for the casual ones, while there are several others who place their do  Read Full Story >>>

The Manny Pacquiao Chronicles: Erik Morales II
By Daniel 'Tex' Cohen,, Thu, 20 Mar 2008

There are particular fights through out history in which one fighter becomes a different boxer than he was before the fight. These occurrences happen in terms of ascending or descending patterns. A boxer can climb the   
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Manny Pacquiao: Ready For Prime Time Shot On Jay Leno, David Letterman Shows!
By Michael Marley, Boxing Confidential, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
Some derided him as a novelty act but there is no doubt that, when he ?Tiptoed Through the Tulips? on the Johnny Carson-hosted ?Tonight Show,? that the singing, ukelele-playing and inimitable personality of Tiny Tim made him a national sensation. We lost this musical legend in 1996 but the men, w  Read Full Story >>>

Finished Business
By Manny Pacquiao,, Thu, 20 Mar 2008

LOS ANGELES ? Isang masayang pagbati po sa inyong lahat. Malugod ko po kayong kinukumusta matapos sabay-sabay nating natamo ang isa sa pinakamimithi nating hangarin. I would like to report to the Filipino people and to a  
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Why castigate Manny?
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
It is appalling to find some Filipinos casting doubt on the integrity of Manny Pacquiao?s win by split decision over Juan Manuel Marquez in Las Vegas last Saturday. Like the sourgrapers in Marquez? camp, they?re insinuating Top Rank chairman Bob Arum did a sleight of hand to protect his hefty inv  Read Full Story >>>

Arum Rips Golden Boy Owned Ring: If It's Boxing's Bible, We Need New Testament!
By Michael Marley, Boxing Confidential, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
Way back when the Don King-promoted United States Boxing Championship on ABC blew up into a major scandal with, among other things, the discovery that an editor named Johnny Ort was taking cash payments from King to rig the ratings, Teddy Brenner delivered a classic line. Ort was bought and Ort w  Read Full Story >>>

Arum says Macau still an option
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
Although Top Rank chairman Bob Arum has ruled out Macau as the site for Manny Pacquiao?s next fight, he said recently the bustling Chinese territory ? billed as Asia ?s gambling capital ? is still an option to host a future bout, possibly a showdown against newly crowned IBF, WBA and WBO lightweight  Read Full Story >>>

Marquez: I?ll fight Pacquiao in any weight class
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
HOLLYWOOD?Juan Manuel Marquez, beaten but unbowed, will follow tormentor Manny Pacquiao in any weight division just to forge a Pacquiao-Marquez III. ?I?ll fight him (Pacquiao) in whatever weight he wants to fight,? Marquez told the Mexican sports daily Esto upon his arrival in Mexico City Sunday   Read Full Story >>>

Rematch pressed
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
LOS ANGELES ? Golden Boy Promotions (GBP) is hell-bent in staging an immediate rubber match between Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez and his Filipino tormentor Manny Pacquiao, GBP publicity director head Ramiro Gonzalez told the Bulletin on Tuesday. "Golden Boy Promotions is looking forward to hold  Read Full Story >>>

By Ferdinand Dalope,, Thu, 20 Mar 2008

Newly-crowned WBC superfeatherweight king Manny Pacquiao revealed for the first time that had he been given five more seconds in the third round, it would have been lights out for dethroned Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez. Accordin  
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Marquez not in hurry for another showdown
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
LOS ANGELES ? Juan Manuel Marquez, after all, is not too keen on fighting Manny Pacquiao soon. The dethroned champion from Mexico said upon his return from Las Vegas that he intends to take a long rest before climbing back into the ring either in September or October. ?I am going to rest first  Read Full Story >>>

Roach advice to Pacquiao: Stay in shape
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
LOS ANGELES ? A very short message Freddie Roach gave Manny Pacquiao in their brief meeting at the Wild Card Gym last Monday was for the Filipino boxer to try to stay in shape while he?s away. ?Yes, he?s got to stay in shape because we don?t know when he?s gonna fight next,? said Roach, who added  Read Full Story >>>

By Pedro Fernandez,, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
IGNORANT FANS TAINT MANNY?S IMAGE San Francisco, CA- The Filipinos are great people! They are predominantly Catholic, somewhat conservative, and family orientated folks. Why then are there so many whackos per capita? Let me explain. When I look at the truly great fighters of the past 25 years,   Read Full Story >>>

M?rquez no perdi?, es n?mero 1
Esto en Linea, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
DON Jos? Sulaim?n record? ayer que, antes de la pelea del s?bado entre Juan Manuel M?rquez y Manny Pacquiao, "nosotros en el Consejo Mundial de Boxeo escribimos una carta a la Comisi?n de Nevada, en la que manifest?bamos nuestro desacuerdo por los jueces; yo no fui el que design? el jurado".

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Valero-Pacquiao, megapelea
By José Luis Camarillo, Esto en Linea, Thu, 20 Mar 2008
UNOS d?as antes del segundo combate entre Manny Pacquiao y Juan Manuel M?rquez, se dio una pl?tica entre gente de boxeo. Entre los presentes estaban Alfonso Gonz?lez Ornelas, David C?ndido y Alfredo Jaime.

-?Qui?n ser?a el siguiente adversario del "Pacman", en caso de que salga adelante contr  
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Team Marquez has no leg to stand on in argument
By Robert Morales,, Wed, 19 Mar 2008
It's a crying shame that two recent fights that could compete for Fight of the Year are being tarnished by controversy when there really is none. The latest episode was played out in Saturday's post-fight news conference when Juan Manuel Marquez and the rest of his camp vehemently complained abou  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao is now the man
By Mike Houser, Nevada Appeal, Wed, 19 Mar 2008
The lightweight division has gone from an interesting to a downright relevant division and the reason for that has to do with a boxer who has never even competed at 135 pounds. If you were watching HBO Pay Per View Saturday night, you know that boxer is Manny Pacquiao, who edged out the redoubtab  Read Full Story >>>

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