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Manny Pacquiao, Joe Calzaghe will be in New York to attend Boxing Writers dinner
By Robert Cassidy, NewsDay.com, Fri, 29 May 2009
Manny Pacquiao, named Fighter of Year for 2008 by the Boxing Writers Asscociation of America, has confirmed that he will be on hand in New York on June 12 for the BWAA's 84 annual dinner.
Joe Calzaghe, honored as Best Manager, will also be in attendance.
Freddie Roach, Pac Man's trainer, won t Read Full Story >>>
Why Manny Pacquiao Should Fight Miguel Cotto
By Edgar Macabasa, EastSideBoxing.com, Fri, 29 May 2009
In the aftermath of Manny Pacquiao?s two-round annihilation of Ricky Hatton last May 2, and the ?unretirement? of Floyd Mayweather, Jr. on that very same date, several tantalizing matchups have been tossed around as a possibility for the Pacman in the later part of this year. The four most anticipat Read Full Story >>>
In Defense of Floyd. A response to ESPN?s Brian Kenny?s interview with Floyd Mayweather Jr.
By Errol Hyppolite, EastSideBoxing.com, Fri, 29 May 2009
Last week ESPN?s Brian Kenny conducted a ten-minute interview with Floyd Mayweather Jr. The tense and entertaining interview focused on Floyd?s return to the ring and his boxing future. After interview Brian posted his thoughts on ESPN radio in which he stated his dissatisfaction of Floyds answers t Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao?s political foe won?t give up post without a fight
By Johanna Camille Sisante, GMA News Online, Fri, 29 May 2009
MANILA, Philippines ? Outgoing Sarangani Rep. Erwin Chiongbian on Thursday said he and his family won?t give up his congressional post that easily, and remained unfazed at Manny Pacquiao?s decision to once again try his luck inside the political ring.
The three-term lawmaker said a member of his Read Full Story >>>
LAPUT, SONSONA, CASIMERO UP AGAINST STRONG CHALLENGERS TODAY
PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
CEBU CITY--Ramie Laput of the American Boxing Academy (ABA) will figure in what is going to be the toughest test of his career when he defends his WBO Intercontinental superbantam title against former world champion Ratanachai Sor Vorapin of Thailand today at the New Cebu Coliseum.
The bout will Read Full Story >>>
Mga Aral Mula sa Thailand
By Manny Pacquiao, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
MANILA ? Kumusta po muli sa lahat ng nagbabasa ng kolum na ito at sana, nasa mabuti kayong kalagayan saan man kayo naroroon. Para sa mga kababayan kong nasa Thailand at ang marami kong mga fans diyan, ?Sawasdee.?
Nitong Read Full Story >>>
ALL SYSTEMS GO FOR THURSDAY BOXING AT THE CEBU COLISEUM
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
The protagonists for Thurday?s Triple WBO title fight card made weight during the official weigh-in held at the GV Hotel in Cebu City. WBO Intercontinental Jr. Featherweight Champion, Ramie Laput ( 37 W ( 20 Kos ) ? 3 L ) will face the veteran and former world champion, Ratanachai Sor Vorapin ( 74 W Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao: Chronicling the past 10 years of boxing?s best (part 2)
By Dennis 'dSource' Guillermo, Examiner.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
Five months after Manny Pacquiao burst in the American boxing scene by annihilating Lehlohonolo Ledwaba at the MGM in Las Vegas and capturing the IBF super bantamweight belt, Pacquiao faced the rugged and game WBO super bantamweight champion Agapito Sanchez at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Read Full Story >>>
When Iron melts: Mike Tyson's heart ripped from his chest
By Michael Marley, Examiner.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
When he was the peak of his physical powers, many people thought Mike Tyson could not get hurt.
Tyson dished out pain, he did not accept it.
When he was bashing bigger and older men, d Read Full Story >>>
It's Official: Pacquiao Wants Mayweather
By Dave "Large" Larzelere, SportingNews.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
It?s the fight that everybody in the boxing world wants. Even casual fans of the sport ? hell, even people who don?t know the first thing about boxing ? seem to want this fight.
And now it appears that Manny Pacquiao wants it too. Aft Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao can reach De La Hoya's PPV heights
By Neil Best, NewsDay.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
Manny Pacquiao, I bow to your page views power and apologize for that jokey post Tuesday in which I exploited your name and fans, whose passion clearly is unmatched.
To make amends, I wanted to follow up with a post containing real TV-related information.
Nearly four weeks after Pacquiao dispa Read Full Story >>>
Nonito Donaire To Move Up And Challenge WBO Super-Fly Champ Jose Lopez Next?
By James Slater, EastSideBoxing.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
Tentatively scheduled for August 22nd in San Francisco, California (date and venue to be confirmed), is a fight that will see one of boxing's brightest lower-weight stars moving up a few pounds in attempting to capture his second world title. Hero of The Philippines Nonito Donaire (second only to Ma Read Full Story >>>
Let the Games Begin - the Setup for Mayweather-Pacquiao Negotiations
Bad Left Hook, Thu, 28 May 2009
As Scott reported earlier today, Pacquiao has come out and said he has no interest in facing Miguel Cotto or Shane Mosley, and he wants the Mayweather-Marquez winner. Elsewhere, Floyd Mayweather has said that "it will be a cold day in hell" before he lets Manny Pacquiao get a 50/50 split of their p Read Full Story >>>
Here?s a test case for RP boxing
By Recah Trinidad, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 28 May 2009
Featherweight boxer Lorenzo Villanueva, unbeaten in 14 pro fights, could readily qualify as an aspirant Manny Pacquiao.
Those 14 bouts were scored by the gifted fighter from Midsayap, North Cotabato by knockouts.
However, Villanueva?s promising career suffered a dirty dent on May 23.
He too Read Full Story >>>
A knockout bash for Pacman
By Bayani San Diego Jr., Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 28 May 2009
MANILA, Philippines?It was the victory party that boxing champ Manny Pacquiao almost missed.
GMA 7 threw an ?intimate? bash for Pacman to celebrate his triumph over Ricky Hatton on Friday night. Alas, the guest of honor was stranded in Mindanao.
According to event host Paolo Bediones, Pacquiao Read Full Story >>>
FLOYD MAYWEATHER JR.: "PACQUIAO WILL NEVER GET 50/50"
By Ben Thompson, FightHype.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
During a recent online chat, Floyd Mayweather Jr. answered questions posed to him from a couple of his fans. Although the majority of the conversation revolved around recent comments made by Shane Mosley, Mayweather did take time out to address the possibility of a potential clash with Manny Pacquia Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao "not interested" in Cotto or Mosley, only Floyd or Marquez
Bad Left Hook, Thu, 28 May 2009
Ronnie Nathanielsz reports that Manny Pacquiao is supposedly "not interested" in fighting either Shane Mosley or Miguel Cotto on October 17 (the date of his next bout), but instead is interested only in facing the winner of the July 18 fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Juan Manuel Marquez. Pacq Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather praises, then belittles Manny
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 28 May 2009
Floyd Mayweather has unleashed a flurry of verbal jabs at Manny Pacquiao.
"If we ever fought, I?d beat the shit out of Manny Pacquiao. And he (Pacquiao) knows that," Mayweather told the website boxing talk yesterday.
Still, Mayweather admitted that Pacquiao?s second-round demolition of Ricky H Read Full Story >>>
From Destroyer to Legend: The Evolution of Manny Pacquiao
By Fernando Jose, EastSideBoxing.com, Thu, 28 May 2009
He used to be called ?The Destroyer?, and rightfully so. ?Cause as a dynamic 23 year old fighting in the super bantamweight division, destroying the opposition was the only thing running through Pacquiao?s mind whenever he was in the ri Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao Surprised With His Popularity in Thailand
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, Thu, 28 May 2009
Famous Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao expressed his appreciation for the warm reception that he got from the government of Thailand. He said he was surprised to know that he has many boxing fans there
Wherever he goes, Manny Pacquiao is amazed at the reception he gets from his host. Blame it on the Read Full Story >>>