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By Carlos Bautista,, Tue, 26 May 2009
North Cotabato Vice Governor Manny Pi?ol today formally asked the Games and Amusements Board to investigate the controversial fight between top featherweight prospect Lorenzo Villanueva of Midsayap, North Cotabato and Eric Macas of Lanao del Norte last May 23 in Ozamis City which ended in a technica  Read Full Story >>>

To Drink The Mayweather-Marquez Kool Aid, or Not?
By Ryan Songalia,, Mon, 25 May 2009
There is no media market in the world as unforgiving, as competitive and as skeptical as New York City. Particularly in regards to sports, where the Yankees and Knicks routinely dish out record contracts to athletes whose jobs are not nearly vital enough to justify their salaries. Golden Boy Prom  Read Full Story >>>

Questions loom within Team Pacquiao
By Vivek Wallace,, Mon, 25 May 2009
After defeating both Oscar De La Hoya and Ricky Hatton, the world around the sports most coveted star and pound-for-pound king, Manny Pacquiao, could seem to get no better. With so many positive things happening in the Pacquiao camp, there seems to be a slight conflict of sorts as well as it rela  Read Full Story >>>

Marquez's Mexican mission
By Michael Marley,, Mon, 25 May 2009
Remember that glorified trophy that Coach Freddie Roach captured when Manny Pacquiao triple dribbled Ricky Hatton? Sure you do, that prize specimen, that wonderful gonfalon, that I reported exclusively came from the dump behind a bowling alley on Hollister Avenue in Goleta, Ca? Its retail value i  Read Full Story >>>

The Return of the King
By Mark Doyle, Setanta Sports, Mon, 25 May 2009
?I bring the most controversy to the sport. The others are too nice. This is a brutal sport. Somebody?s got to keep it up and running. Why not me?? Floyd Mayweather Jr announced earlier this month that he had decided to return to the ring, much to the surprise of....well, nobody. Pretty Boy ha  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather, 2 others in Roach?s short list
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Mon, 25 May 2009
Freddie Roach declared that there are only three fighters who merit a crack at Manny Pacquiao?s pound-for-pound title. "(Miguel) Cotto, Floyd (Mayweather Jr.) or (Shane) Mosley," Roach told ESPN2 over the weekend. Pacquiao is penciled to return on Oct. 17 although the choice of opponent, a  Read Full Story >>>

Revisiting Manny Pacquiao v Juan Manuel Marquez II
By Eric R. Sloan,, Mon, 25 May 2009
On May 8, 2004, Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez fought each other to a standstill in a fight that represented one of the greatest comebacks of all time. On March 15, 2008, the two men laced up the gloves again. This time Pacquiao was able to secure a split decision victory; however, to many b  Read Full Story >>>

Roach: Pacquiao will break down Mayweather if they collide
GMA News Online, Mon, 25 May 2009
MANILA, Philippines ? The fight remains a dream showdown for now but trainer Freddie Roach already has an idea how his ward Manny Pacquiao will approach and break down Floyd Mayweather Jr if ever they climb the ring together. ?Floyd?s shoulder roll wouldn?t work against Manny," Roach said when h  Read Full Story >>>

Mosley, not Mayweather, is worthy of fan appreciation
By Doug Fischer, The Ring, Mon, 25 May 2009
The more I hear Floyd Mayweather?s mouth, the more I appreciate Shane Mosley. It?s not that I don?t appreciate Mayweather at all. I do appreciate some things about the former five-division titleholder, who I consider, along with Mosley, to be among the best fighters I?ve had the privilege of cove  Read Full Story >>>

Shameful verdict: Manny Pacquiao guilty of dodging African Americans
By Michael Marley,, Mon, 25 May 2009
I can no longer defend Manny Pacquaio as to this shamewful allegation. This is a pattern of widespread and invidious discrimination of the worst, most abhorrent kind. Any neutral judge in any fair-minded court would have to find the Pinoy Idol guilty as charged by prosecutor and former world j  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather, Marquez, Cotto, Mosley, Pacquiao boxing madness
By Ricardo Lois,, Mon, 25 May 2009
Yes, there was action in the ring -- Rafael Marquez returned, Toshiaki Nishioka iced Jhonny Gonzalez, Guillermo Rigondeaux debuted, and Erislandy Lara kept marching towards the top of the 154 class. But Chavez and Lois spent most of their time during The Boxing Truth Radio discussing the log jam   Read Full Story >>>

Does anyone want a shot at Shane Mosley?
By Kelsey McCarson,, Mon, 25 May 2009
After Sugar Shane Mosley (46-5, 39 Kos) demolished Antonio ?El Cheato? Margarito? last January, the 37 year old star was seemingly on top of the world. Mosley, unmistakably one of the best fighters of his era, had not only upset the heavily favored Margarito, but he had also put himself in line for   Read Full Story >>>

Ozamis City, Misamis Occidental - World Boxing Organization (WBO) Asia Pacific bantamweight champion Jundy "Pretty Boy" Maraon successfully defended his title with a 6th round TKO of durable and resilient Anthony Mathias of Tanzania while diminutive Rommel "Little Assassin" Asenjo demolished a 17-ye  Read Full Story >>>

Pambansang Kamao and the Immorality of Shame
By Marv Dumon,, Mon, 25 May 2009

Pambansang Kamao won an electrifying and inspirational victory, not just for himself, but for each and every Pilipino, on a special night in the United States. Indeed, he has dedicated his struggles for boxing supremacy   
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Has Pacquiao Avoided Fighting African Americans?
By Brent Matteo Alderson,, Mon, 25 May 2009

A week before Manny Pacquiao?s demolition of Ricky Hatton, John David Jackson, one of the sport?s top trainers and a former two time world champion, commented that the Filipino legend has avoided fighting African American boxers thr  
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Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. will happen
By Dennis 'dSource' Guillermo,, Mon, 25 May 2009
Sometimes, some things are just meant to cling... even oil and water. Pardon the contraction, but my point being, no matter how unlikely some things can be, there are just some things that can not be denied. Call it destiny. Throw out all facts and reason, Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. wil  Read Full Story >>>

By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Mon, 25 May 2009
Through, the Filipino Australian Sports Association (FASA) has formally sent an invitation for Manny Pacquiao and his family to visit their community when the Filipino spitfire visits Australia on the first week of June. FASA President, Harlie de la Cruz-Son whose organization is   Read Full Story >>>

No final deal on Pacman bout Oct. 17
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Mon, 25 May 2009
MANILA, Philippines - Talks of Manny Pacquiao facing either Miguel Cotto or Shane Mosley next remain just that: talks. ?They?re propaganda,? said Pacquiao?s Canadian adviser, Mike Koncz, when sought by The STAR to share the latest on the FIlipino boxer as far as his plans on the ring are concerne  Read Full Story >>>

Freddie Roach: ?Cotto, Floyd, or Mosley next for Pacquiao?, Mon, 25 May 2009
The Legendary Freddie Roach was in studio this weekend on ESPN2's "Friday Night Fights" and commented on his thoughts as to who he thinks Manny Pacquiao will face in his next fight. ?Cotto, Floyd, or Mosley,? Freddie Roach replied when asked by ESPN2?s Brian Kenny who pound-for-pound champion Man  Read Full Story >>>

Seer, savant, Pacquiao Coach Roach knows all, tells some
By Michael Marley,, Mon, 25 May 2009

I, Freddie Roach, who predicted that Oscar De La Hoya had both a broken trigger finger and a broken beyond repair trigger? I, Freddie Roach, who predicted th  
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