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Mayweather's Antics Exceeding All Expectations
By Frank Lotierzo, The Sweet Science, Fri, 25 Dec 2009

He doesn't posses the "It" factor, nor is he the most outrageously skilled fighter you've ever seen. Compared to Hector Camacho, Sugar Ray Leonard and Roy Jones his hand speed looks almost pe  
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Manny Pacquiao only fueling the Mayweathers' fire by refusing random blood tests
By David Mayo, The Grand Rapids Press, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
The longer this impasse goes, the worse it looks for Manny Pacquiao. If you’re really the pound-for-pound king, if you’re really not using performance-enhancers, then you do exactly what Floyd Mayweather asks. You get yourself poked with a needle on a handful of occasions -- certainly  Read Full Story >>>

Still hope for Mayweather-Pacquiao megafight
By J. Michael Falgoust, USA Today, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer isn't ready to throw in the towel yet on the proposed megafight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather. A day after Bob Arum, chairman of Top Rank, declared that the proposed March 13 welterweight championship bout between the two in Las Vegas is off because of a  Read Full Story >>>

Has Floyd Mayweather overplayed his hand?
By Scott Heritage,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
With regards to the extra drug testing that Floyd Mayweather and Golden Boy are insisting for on for the March 13th fight with Manny Pacquiao, there are two schools of thought. The first school is that Floyd is merely using this whole issue as a way to back out of the fight. Given how far along t  Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao’s Pee is Just Not Good Enough for the Mayweather Camp
By Chris Fedor,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
The fight that everyone around the world wants to see is Manny Pacquiao against Floyd Mayweather Jr. They are both in the prime of their careers and they are considered to be the two best pound-for-pound fighters in the world. The fight was agreed to and it was tentatively scheduled for March 13th.   Read Full Story >>>

By G. Leon,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Tssup Boxingtalk, Only the second time I've written in, will try keep it short. First up, any more news on who Marquez might be fighting next? Boxrec has him scheduled to fight on May 1st, currently slated as being against the most active boxer of all time, TBA. I cant see him fighting Hatton then,   Read Full Story >>>

Bob Arum Pursues Paulie Malignaggi for Manny Pacquiao
By Lem Satterfield, Fanhouse, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Top rank promoter, Bob Arum, said that he is pursuing a March 13 bout with junior welterweight (140 pounds) Paulie Malignaggi for Manny Pacquiao, re-iterating that the WBO welterweight (147 pounds) champion's megabout with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather originally scheduled for that same date "is off" as  Read Full Story >>>

Bradley Fight Would Require Olympic Testing on Pacquiao
By Rick Reeno,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
The situation taking place with Manny Pacquiao is exactly what many feared would happen. As I previously reported on, Manny Pacquiao's troubles will not end with Floyd Mayweather Jr. If the camps representing Pacquiao and Mayweather do not reach an agreement with respect to the rando  Read Full Story >>>

Blood vs. urine? USADA clears up fuss over Mayweather-Pacquiao drug testing feud
By Josh Slagter, The Grand Rapids Press, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
The notion of bad blood interfering with the negotiations between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao's representatives wasn't far fetched. Neither camp gets along with the other. But with Tuesday's announcement from Mayweather's camp that Pacquiao has refused the Olympic-style random drug testin  Read Full Story >>>

Time for Pacquiao to put his chips on the table and exchange for lesser testing?
By Scott Heritage,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Floyd Mayweather and Golden Boy promotions are still pushing for Manny Pacquiao to undergo extensive and unnecessary drug testing before their proposed showdown in March. The sudden disagreement between the two fighters has put the fight in jeopardy of ever going ahead, with a stalemate looming i  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing Perspective: The 2009 Final Bell
By Daxx Kahn,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
This has been a turbulent year for boxing in so many ways. We've seen the return of Floyd Mayweather Jr, the end of Roy Jones as a possible serious contender, the fall of old champions and the rise of new. This year we were dazzled by Manny Pacquiao, who disposed of not only Ricky Hatton but beat  Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather camp can not understand why Pacquiao won't take blood tests (video)
By Ted Gambordella,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Why won't Manny play with needles, let Floyd mess with his mind and let Floyd beat him. Why, why, why? That's the question Floyd Mayweather's adviser, Leonard Ellerbe, has for Manny Pacquiao because he is an idiot. Here is why. There is NO REASON, the urine test can find anything! The NSAC   Read Full Story >>>

2009 Boxing Trainer of the Year
By Jack Emen,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Who was the Best Trainer in the Boxing in 2009? The trainers often get overlooked in boxing outside of the hardcore community of fans. To the mainstream public, maybe one or two big name trainers are known and that’s it. While for some fighters the trainer they use won’t make much of   Read Full Story >>>

Filipino Boxer Pacquiao, Russian Pole Vaulter Isinbaeva Win Academy’s 2009 Athlete of the Year Honors, Fri, 25 Dec 2009

DAPHNE, Ala. — Two outstanding international athletes, each with strong cases to be considered the best-ever in their respective sports, have been named the 2009 United States Sports Academy’s Male and Female Athle  
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Athlete of the year: Manny on top of the world
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
MANILA, Philippines - No Filipino athlete has made as much impact on a global scale as seven-time world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao in the history of sports. Today, he is hailed as the universal No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter – the most exciting warrior on the planet and the only man ever to  Read Full Story >>>

Manny Pacquiao Headlines 'The Nice List' of 2009
By Bryan Brennan,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
In my last write-up, I vented about all the things that irked me about the sweet science over the past year. Now, I get to list my top five favorite gloved moments of 2009, or -- as I have decided to call it -- the Nice List. Santa and I definitely have different opinions as to what is "nice": S  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather rejected $10 million drug penalty for Manny Pacquiao
By Michael Marley,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
I thought I had a semi-bright idea to solve the blood testing contractual impasse which threatens to blow up the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao mega fight which was planned for March 13. Why not, I thought, take a cue from the over-contractual weight penalty clause that has been used in prio  Read Full Story >>>

Bad blood? Testing issue scuttles fight
By Steve Carp, Las Vegas Review Journal, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Floyd Mayweather Jr. was expected to provide the toughest test of Manny Pacquiao's career -- only it was supposed to happen in a boxing ring. The superstars' proposed March 13 showdown at the MGM Grand Garden appears to be off, scrapped by Pacquiao's objection to the Mayweather camp's insistence   Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather doesn't need weigh in, he needs way out
By Michael Marley,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
"For me, no problem. If he(Mayweather) wants to fight, then both of us should fight. But, if he is scared, then he should gather enough courage first before he decides to fight me." – SO SAYETH MANNY PACQUIAO Funny thing, while the Floyd Mayweather and Pacquiao camps were squabbling publicl  Read Full Story >>>

Hatton vs Marquez Back on The Table? Return Back On?
By Mark Vester,, Fri, 25 Dec 2009
Once again, there is talk in the British press that Ricky Hatton is going to return to the ring. This time Hatton's home paper, the Manchester Evening News, has reported the comeback plans of the UK star. Hatton has been inactive since a May two-round KO loss to Manny Pacquiao. The paper is repo  Read Full Story >>>

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