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By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
Size indeed proved crucial as WBO superbantam champ Daniel Ponce De Leon prevailed on an easy unanimous decision over Filipino Gerry Penalosa. Scores were 119-109 (twice) and 120-108 all in favor of Ponce De Leon, who threw a total of 1,399 punches compared to Penalosa's 481 all throughout the fi  Read Full Story >>>

DIOSDADO GABI WINS!, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
Just moments ago, Filipino flyweight contender Diosdado Gabi scored a second round TKO win over Antonio Cochero of Columbia in the undercard of the Barrera-Marquez fight at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas, NV., FightNews has reported. This is Gabi's third successive win after his defeat and failed   Read Full Story >>>

Mayweather- De La Hoya Undercard, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
Obviously we've had a ton of threads discussing the main event, but I want to discuss the undercard of this fight. First, I'd be interested to hear if anyone knows what fights might be on the undercard. I've done some searching, but haven't been able to find anything. I think the undercard of th  Read Full Story >>>

While The Atmosphere In Las Vegas Is At An All Time High, It Still Doesn’t Compare To The Morales-Pacquiao Frenzy
By John Chavez, Boxing Confidential, Sun, 18 Mar 2007

While taking a stroll in the casino last night I noticed a couple of things. There was a lot of drunken NCAA sports fanatics as well as a legion of loyal boxing fans in town for the great card taki  
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By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
Former world superfly champion Gerry Penalosa will attempt to bring back the glory days as he challenges reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) superbantamweight king Daniel Ponce De Leon in a 12-round battle today at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout will serve  Read Full Story >>>

Gerry’s moment
By Rommel C. Manlosa, Sun.Star Cebu, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
GERRY Pe?alosa’s own “Moment of Truth” will unfold today as the 34-year-old Cebuano fighter battles the bigger, meaner and younger Mexican champion Daniel Ponce De Leon for the WBO and IBA super bantamweight titles. The fight will be under the Marco Antonio Barrera vs. Juan Man  Read Full Story >>>

It’s make or break for Pe?alosa
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
WBO superban-tamweight champion Daniel Ponce de Leon of Mexico was only eight years old when Filipino challenger Gerry Pe?alosa made his pro debut in 1989 and the age difference could be a telling factor when they slug it out in a 12-round title bout at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas this morning   Read Full Story >>>

Barrera’s last shot at revenge hangs in the balance
By German Villasenor,, Sun, 18 Mar 2007

Just when it seemed the recognized world featherweight champion, Marco Antonio Barrera, was unbeatable, following his destruction of Nassem Hamed and subsequent victories, a series of events (a nasty split with his long time m  
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Pacquiao 80 percent fit for April duel
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Sun, 18 Mar 2007
Manny Pacquiao staged one final workout on home soil yesterday then declared himself 80 percent fit for his April 14 showdown with undefeated Mexican Jorge Solis in San Antonio, Texas. Pacquiao arrived at the Wild Card Gym in Para?aque shortly after noon then buckled down to work under the super  Read Full Story >>>

Barrera the “Baby Faced Assassin” Speaks
By Paul Upham,, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
It is hard to believe that Marco Antonio Barrera, only 33 years of age today, made his professional debut all the way back in November 1989. The Mexican great first came to the attention of boxing fans in being victorious in his first 43 fights and winning the WBO junior featherweight world title, b  Read Full Story >>>

Breaking News: Mandalay Bay Book Makers Pull Out Ponce de Leon-Penalosa Odds
By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
Las Vegas--The book-makers at the Mandalay Bay Sportsbook, tonight (March 16th) in their ultimate wisdom decided to pull out the betting line on the Ponce de Leon-Penalosa WBC Super bantamweight title fight tomorrow. Their action is allegedly because the odds against Penalosa winning the fight is so  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao set to leave for LA!
By Nick Giongco,, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
Manny Pacquiao is scheduled to fly to Los Angeles in a few hours from now. Pacquiao sparred for the last time at the Manila version of the Wild Card Gym. Just before he boards the Philippine Airlines flight to LAX at 10 pm, Pacquiao will grace a press conference at the Sheraton Hotel. Pacquiao will   Read Full Story >>>

Marco Antonio Barrera and Juan Manuel Marquez know Mexican pride and a clash with Manny Pacquiao is on the line when they meet for the WBC super-featherweight title in Las Vegas tonight. A fight against Filipino Pacquiao, considered one of the sport's best pound-for-pound fighters, will more t  Read Full Story >>>

Barrera-Marquez: To Crown a Mexican King
By Johnny Ortiz,, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
Following on the heels of another historic matchup of Mexican idols, the fight between champions, Israel Vasquez and Rafael Marquez, (Rafael is the brother of challenger, Juan Manuel Marquez), both Marco Antonio (63 W, 4 L, W/ 42 KO’s), and Juan Manuel (46 W, 3 L, 1 D W/35 KO’s) will hav  Read Full Story >>>

Expect the slugger to reappear
By Robert Morales, L.A. Daily News, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
For the first 10-plus years of his sparkling career, there was never any doubt as to how Marco Antonio Barrera was going to approach a fight - with the intent of knocking out his opponent. That changed after his first fight with Erik Morales in February 2000. The epic bout was a toe-to-toe slugf  Read Full Story >>>

Barrera aims to be among Mexico's best
By Lance Pugmire, Los Angeles Times, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
LAS VEGAS — He wears not only the World Boxing Council's super-featherweight champion's belt, but the experience of 67 professional fights and 33 years of life. Marco Antonio Barrera has stepped upon many scales at weigh-ins throughout a career considered one of the most successful in Mexic  Read Full Story >>>

Round by Round Coverage: Barrera vs. Marquez
By Rick Reeno,, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
Later tonight WBC Super Featherweight Champion Marco Antonio Barrera (63-4, 42 KOs) will meet his most dangerous opponent since he fought Erik Morales for the third time in 2004. The Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino will play host to Juan Manuel Marquez (46-3-1, 35 KOs), the current WBO Featherweight Ch  Read Full Story >>>

'Old' Barrera returns for title tilt
By Phil Barnett, The Guardian, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
Mexico's Marco Antonio Barrera will revert back to his explosive style for tonight's WBC super-featherweight title defence against his compatriot Juan Manuel M?rquez. The pair meet in Las Vegas in an intriguing, highly anticipated showdown which is difficult to call. Barrera, 33, has won world titl  Read Full Story >>>

'Fearless' Headliners Make Weight (with photos)
By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sat, 17 Mar 2007

Las Vegas, Nevada -- Just moments ago, the main combatants for this weekend’s boxing extravaganza dubbed as “Fearless -- the WBC Super Featherweight Championship” put together by the Golden B  
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Barrera and Marquez ready for long-awaited meeting
By Associated Press, MSNBC, Sat, 17 Mar 2007
LAS VEGAS (AP) -Marco Antonio Barrera and Juan Manuel Marquez grew up in neighboring towns in Mexico. Now the 33-year-old world champions are finally going to meet in the ring. Barrera and Marquez will fight Saturday night for Barrera's WBC 130-pound belt. Barrera (63-4, 42 KOs) weighed in at   Read Full Story >>>

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