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?Manny?s victory inspires troops?
By James Mananghaya, The Philippine Star, Mon, 08 Oct 2007
Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) chief Gen. Hermogenes Esperon Jr. yesterday hailed the victory of Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao over Mexican Marco Antonio Barrera, saying his win has inspired soldiers to accomplish their mission. Esperon said in a phone interview that the AFP declared  Read Full Story >>>

Good, but not good enough
By Homer D. Sayson, Sun.Star Cebu, Mon, 08 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS?Mixing guts and craft, and eluding his foe?s dangerous bombs often, Marco Antonio Barrera looked as though he could turn back time and pull off a mind-boggling upset. But after a sometimes furious, sometimes sleepy 12 rounds, he fell short. Way short, losing a unanimous decision to Man  Read Full Story >>>

Philippines jubilant after Pacquiao win
The Manila Times, Mon, 08 Oct 2007
Fans across the Philippines were thrilled Sunday after boxing hero Manny Pacquiao beat Mexican Marco Antonio Barrera in a grudge match that brought much of this Southeast Asian nation to a standstill. President Gloria Arroyo led the chorus of congratulations, immediately issuing a statement from  Read Full Story >>>

Blackouts add to suspense in Pacquiao-Barrera match
Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mon, 08 Oct 2007
BAGUIO CITY, Philippines--Workers of the National Power Corp. and residents in the northernmost province of Batanes, braved the strong rains and wind and worked overtime to repair a generator set to power television sets in time for the live broadcast of the Manny Pacquiao-Marco Antonio Barrera figh  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao Bests Barrera in Boxing Match
By Doug Fischer,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS, Oct. 6 ? The rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Marco Antonio Barrera did not feature the sustained action or unbridled passion of either fighter?s classic trilogy with Erik Morales. It didn?t have the drama of Pacquiao?s draw with Juan Manuel Marquez or the technical brilliance of Bar  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007

The Philippines? national treasure Manny Pacquiao, cheered on by his flag-waving countrymen who packed the Mandalay Bay Resort Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Sunday, score a handsome unanimous twelve round decision over legenda  
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Pacquiao boxing victory briefly unites Philippine combatants
By Associated Press, International Herald Tribune, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
MANILA, Philippines: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo led Filipinos rejoicing Sunday over the latest victory of Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao, who caused Philippine troops and Muslim rebels to briefly lay down their arms to support him. Pacquiao beat Marco Antonio Barrera on Saturday in a   Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao Wins, via Unanimous Curtain Call! Leuvano, Andrade, and Forbes Victorius!
By Craig Mastendri,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
The rumor?s, the build up, and the hype disappeared. Manny Pacquiao, decidedly remained after 12 rounds of boxing action! The Judges cards, were 118-109, 118-109, and 115-112. My scorecard was 117-110 in favor of Pacquiao, it?s very hard to see scoring rounds Six through Twelve, any other way, than   Read Full Story >>>

GMA, AFP laud Pacman
The Philippine Star, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
President Gloria Arroyo and the Armed Forces of the Philippines led the nation in celebrating Manny ?Pacman? Pacquiao?s victory over Mexico?s Marco Antonio ?Baby Face Assassin? Barrera. The President said Pacman?s victory has once again buoyed the national pride with his fighting form and indomit  Read Full Story >>>

President Arroyo heaps praise on Pacquiao
ABS-CBN News, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
President Arroyo congratulated Manny Pacquiao for scoring a unanimous decision over Mexican boxing legend Marco Antonio Barrera Saturday night (Sunday morning in Manila) at the Mandalay Bay Resort Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas. ?Our 'Pambansang Kamao' (National Fistfighter) is the Philippines gif  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao pummels Barrera in super featherweight boxing fight
Agence France Press, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS (AFP) ? Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao continued his mastery over veteran Marc Antonio Barrera Saturday with unanimous 12-round decision in their super featherweight fight. It was a rematch of their 2003 bout which was also won by Pacquiao who dominated Barrera with superior hand s  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao too fast, too strong for outgunned Barrera
By Dan Rafael,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS -- Four years ago, Manny Pacquiao steamrolled Marco Antonio Barrera en route to an 11th-round TKO victory. It wasn't nearly as easy this time around, but Pacquiao still got the job done in the rematch. Landing harder punches and flurrying effectively, Pacquiao controlled the action and  Read Full Story >>>

It's Unanimous: Manny Pacquiao Wins
By David A. Avila, The Sweet Science, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS-In the long-expected rematch Manny Pacquiao could not humble Mexico?s Marco Antonio Barrera but he proved once again his power too much in winning by unanimous decision on Saturday. ?It was different from the first fight,? said Pacquiao (45-3-2, 34 KOs). ?He is a fine boxer.? A boist  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao's Win Sends Barrera Into Retirement
By Sammy Rozenberg,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
It was a rematch that was four years in the making. A packed Las Vegas crowd at the Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino saw Manny Pacquiao (45-3-2, 35 KOs) win a clear unanimous twelve-round decision over Marco Antonio Barrera (63-6, 42 KOs). The win was far from the beating Pacquiao gave Barrera in 20  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao rolls past Barrera in rematch
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS ? Manny Pacquiao was faster, stronger and busier on Saturday as he punched his way to a one-sided decision over Mexican legend Marco Antonio Barrera in their super featherweight bout at the Mandalay Bay Events Center. Pacquiao was hardly overwhelming, but Barrera didn't have the speed o  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao beats Barrera again
By Associated Press, Los Angeles Times, Sun, 07 Oct 2007

LAS VEGAS -- Though Marco Antonio Barrera kept his feet, Manny Pacquiao kept his supremacy. Pacquiao beat Barrera for the second time Saturday night, winning a gritty unanimous decision nearly four years after   
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By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS--Superstar Manny Pacquiao will go into tonight's show wearing a white-and-red trunks, while Mexican icon Marco Antonio Barrera will be in a flaming red trunks. Pacquiao will be fighting out of the Red corner, while Barrera takes the Blue corner. The Francisco Bojado-Steve Forbes figh  Read Full Story >>>

Handa Ako Sa Tatlong Aspeto
By Manny Pacquiao,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007

LAS VEGAS -- Sa oras na binabasa ninyo itong kolum ko, ako po ay kasalukuyang naghahanda na para sa laban namin ni Marco Antonio Barrera dito sa Las Vegas. Sabado ng gabi ngayon dito sa America. Sa ganap na ika-8 ng ga  
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By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS--Top R&B princess Kyla has just done her rehearsal of the national anthem, looking every inch ready for her biggest performance ever. She was accompanied by some GMA-7 officials. Early birds at the Mandalay Bay Events Center are Jim Lampley, Larry Merchant, the Inquirer's Recah Trinida  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sun, 07 Oct 2007
LAS VEGAS--The Ana Julaton-Hondi Hernandez four-round bout has been shelved apparently due to weight disparity when the two female fighters weighed in yesterday at the Mandalay Bay Events Center here. Also being shelved is the fight between Filipino Vernie Torres and Manuel Sarabia. Torres came i  Read Full Story >>>

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