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Why Manny Pacquiao's retirement will never stick
By Michael Marley, Examiner.com, Tue, 08 Sep 2009
Only Madame Auring, the Pinay seer who knows all, sees all but seldom tells all unless the price is right, really knows.
The gypsy blood of Madame A allows her to see things that others, particularly those with glaucoma and other vision problems, cannot.
So I’m a bit amused when people a Read Full Story >>>
Sonsona vs Donaire? The Pinoy Mayweathers?
By Rick Reeno, BoxingScene.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
BoxingScene.com spoke with numerous sources who were present in Ontario last Friday night for the post-fight press conference for Marvin Sonsona's decision win over Jose Lopez. Sonsona captured the WBO super flyweight title.
From what I heard, a local reporter asked Sonsona if he would be willing Read Full Story >>>
Mayol Lands in Puerto Rico for Tough Mission
By Winchell Campos, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO—Rodel “Batang Mandaue” Mayol arrived with his three-man crew here yesterday to commence final preparations for his tough challenge against local boy and champion Ivan Calderon on Saturday at the Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot in Hato Rey, here.
After a gruelin Read Full Story >>>
Rodel Mayol Intends to Make Most of "Last Chance"
By Ryan Songalia, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
World title opportunities do not typically grow on trees, a fact Rodel Mayol is all too cognizant of heading into his second fight with unbeaten pound for pound candidate and WBO light flyweight champion Ivan Calderon on September 12 Read Full Story >>>
‘Marvelous’ Sonsona arrives in RP
ABS-CBN News, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
MANILA – Newly-crowned World Boxing Organization (WBO) super flyweight champion “Marvelous” Marvin Sonsona returned to the Philippines on Monday as the second-youngest Filipino boxing champion.
Sonsona, 19, arrived in the country past 4 a.m. aboard Philippine Airlines PR 103.
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Pacquiao- Cotto and the billion dollar Yankee Stadium
By Albert Alvarez, Diamond Boxing, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
This coming Thursday, September 10 is the day that the two badest men in boxing will meet face to face live at the brand spankin new, Yankee Stadium (pictured above) in the Bronx. I have never and will proba Read Full Story >>>
Ramonal in Upset KO Win Over Escaner
By Salvador Lopez, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
Jhuriel Ramonal of the Wow Magic Sing Boxing Stable of Binan, Laguna scored the biggest win in his young career by knocking out former RP super-bantamweight champion Alex Escaner (Marty Elorde Stable) in the co- main event of the “Sagupaan sa Santa Rosa” (Encounters in Santa Rosa) held F Read Full Story >>>
UFC in big trouble with their battle against Manny Pacquiao on November 14th
By Rick Rockwell, Examiner.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
On November 14th the UFC and Manny Pacquiao are going head to head in the second installment of boxing vs. MMA 2009. And as of this moment, the UFC is in big trouble. With about 2 months left, all signs point to Pacquiao winning by an early round KO over the UFC.
Initially, UFC 105 was to be headl Read Full Story >>>
Marvelous Sonsona lures the spotlight
By Recto Mercene, Business Mirror, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
Marvin Sonsona at 19 became one of the youngest Filipinos to bag a world title when he stunned his favored 37-year-old opponent on Saturday.
He flew back home dawn on Monday at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (Naia) and, like his idol Manny Pacquiao, the world pound-for-pound king, he is n Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather-Marquez 24/7: Pt. 2 Reviewed
By Cliff Rold, BoxingScene.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
“Last week on Mayweather-Marquez 24/7…” we learned playing craps make the heart grow fonder, Juan Manuel Marquez likes eating birthday cake, Mayweather still rocks classic skates among other “S*&^” that’s paid for (prior to taxes), and HBO can subtitle Spanish pro Read Full Story >>>
NIETES, GORRES IN TIJUANA!
PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
TIJUANA, MX -- WBO minimumweight champion Donnie Nietes (L) and bantamweight contender Z Gorres, both from Philippines, pose at the La Mesa Hotel in Tijuana after the duo, together with the rest of Team ALA, crossed th Read Full Story >>>
MARQUEZ DRINKS PEE FOR VITAMINS?
By Ed de la Vega, DDS, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
Reports indicate that Juan Manuel Marquez practices “urotherapy”. He drinks his own urine.
Nothing wrong with that. After all it’s a free world and one can drink his own urine if he elects to do for whatever Read Full Story >>>
HBO Boxing's 24 / 7 on its last legs?
By Matt Stolow, Examiner.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
HBO Boxing's once popular 24 / 7 series seems to be at the end of its shelf life. The second of the four - part series on the September 19 Mayweather vs. Marquez fight ran last night.
I don't know if it's this particular fight or the particular fighters, but the 30-minute show barely held my int Read Full Story >>>
NIETES, GORRES LEAVE LOS ANGELES FOR MEXICO TODAY
By Dong Secuya, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
Los Angeles, CA – WBO minimumweight champion Donnie Nietes of the Philippines and bantamweight contender Z Gorres will leave today for Mexico for t Read Full Story >>>
LIVING UP TO THE HYPE AND THE SONG
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
The first thing that I noticed during Marvin Sonsona’s birthday party and press conference last July 25 was a banner showing a blown up picture of him on a jet ski. It was not a real photo. He actually misse Read Full Story >>>
FILIPINO BOXING FANS BECOMING A WORLDWIDE INFLUENCE
By Ken Smith, ABA, PhilBoxing.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
All of us who are involved in Filipino boxing understand what the great fighter Manny Paquiao's incredible success has done for Filipino boxers. Everytime Manny fought the career of every Filipino fighter hung on the outco Read Full Story >>>
Jose Lopez Shocked By Marvin Sonsona's Raw Power
By Mark Vester, BoxingScene.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
Last Friday in Ontario, veteran Jose Lopez was unseated by the next big thing in the Philippines, undefeated Marvin Sonsona. The 19-year-old Filipino took the WBO super flyweight title from Lopez with a twelve round unanimous decision. Lopez was very surprised by the raw power of Sonsona.
"He sur Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao defends Koncz
By Nick Giongco, FightNews.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
Pound-for-pound king Manny Pacquiao shielded his Canadian adviser Michael Koncz from criticisms from various sectors of the fight game over the weekend, telling an assembled media in a luxurious hotel that he (Koncz) doesn’t act without his go signal. “Mike doesn’t act alone. Whene Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao to start promo tour for bout
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
MANILA, Philippines - Late nights will soon be over for Manny Pacquiao.
The world’s best boxer today is set to embark on a whirlwind press tour of five key cities to mark the start of his preparations for the Nov. 14 clash with WBA welterweight champion Miguel Cotto.
He leaves for New Yo Read Full Story >>>
Muhammad Ali's Free Ring Circus made Manny Pacquiao drama look tame
By Michael Marley, Examiner.com, Mon, 07 Sep 2009
All this trouble, all this michegos (Yiddish), in the Manny Pacquiao camp, will it affect how the Pinoy Idol performs when he fights Miguel I’m No Angel Cotto Nov. 14 in Las Vegas?
Isn’t that really the bottom line. I mean, I enjoy stirring the promotional pot and watching other pundi Read Full Story >>>