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Oscar De La Hoya vs Floyd Mayweather Jr Update; De La Hoya Speaks
DogHouseBoxing.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Inside a packed Wilfredo Gomez Gym in Puerto Rico, "The Golden Boy" Oscar De La Hoya held a media workout Tuesday, where he's rigorously preparing for his May 5 "The World Awaits" WBC super welterweight championship against Floyd Mayweather . Below is a collection of quotes and photographs from Tues Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao-Solis Final Press Conference!
FightNews.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
The final news conference for "Blaze of Glory!" -- Saturday's four-fight Pay-Per-View extravaganza -- had the eight principals facing off at The Alamodome for the final time before Friday's Official Weigh-in, which will be open to t Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao Battles on Two Fronts
By David A. Avila, The Sweet Science, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Unlike his ringside personality where he sparks images of flashing fists and destructiveness Manny Pacquiao enters the famous Palm Restaurant in Hollywood with a humility and grace of a diplomat.
It’s no accident.
When Pacquiao eventually enters the boxing ring at the Alamodome in San An Read Full Story >>>
Can Solis ‘the Student’ Take Pacquiao to School?
By Doug Fischer, MaxBoxing.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
There will be a lot on the line for Jorge Solis when the Mexican 126-pound champ challenges Manny Pacquiao in San Antonio, Texas this Saturday, the least of which will be unheralded featherweight’s unbeaten record.
When Read Full Story >>>
PACQUIAO PACKS POLITICAL PUNCH
By Phil Barnett, Sportinglife.com (UK), Thu, 12 Apr 2007
So politicised is the world of modern boxing, Manny Pacquiao has decided to have a crack at public office for real.
The explosive, universally-recognised super-featherweight world champion takes on unbeaten Mexican Jorge Solis in San Antonio on Saturday.
And as soon as that battle is fought, t Read Full Story >>>
DEATH IN THE RING – PART III
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
An added twist to the revelations about Panya is the disclosure by a well-known boxing writer in Thailand that Bangkok-based WBC official Edward Thangarajah is suspected of having partnered with Panya in match-making.
When we called the veteran journalist who happens to be a Sri Lankan, the conv Read Full Story >>>
Sisnorio lawyer probes culpability of 3 boxing handlers
By June Navarro, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
MANILA, Philippines -- The lawyer of the family of Angelito Sisnorio Jr. is gathering evidence against a Filipino matchmaker, his suspected accomplice and the boxer’s listed manager to determine their culpability in his death.
North Cotabato Governor Emmanuel Pi?ol Tuesday said lawyer Russe Read Full Story >>>
BANAL TO FACE DANGEROUS MEXICAN ROSAS!
By Salven L. Lagumbay, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Undefeated young Filipino sensation Alex John 'Bazooka' Banal will face a very tough foe in his United States debut when he takes on Mexican Juan Alberto Rosas underneath the Oscar De la Hoya-Floyd Mayweather Jr super-bout on M Read Full Story >>>
Roach sees fight over in nine; Fortune in six
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – Justin Fortune, the man in charge, said the fight wouldn’t last more than six rounds. Freddie Roach, from Puerto Rico, said it wouldn’t go past nine.
Who’s right or wrong, however, wouldn’t really matter as long as these two boxing gurus believe Read Full Story >>>
P4P: Sugar Ray Points from Pacquiao to Cotto
By Brett Conway, MaxBoxing.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
With names like Mikkel Kessler, Rafael Marquez and Juan Manuel Marquez making cases for inclusion on the pound for pound list; with Oscar de la Hoya and Floyd Mayweather staging an event that might upset the pound for pound conventional wisdom if the Golden Boy pulls off the upset; and with pound pe Read Full Story >>>
Solis: I’m better than Barrera, Morales
Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS -- Call it bravado, machismo or whatever, but Jorge Solis believes he’s probably Mexico’s best fighter.
Better than Erik Morales, Marco Antonio Barrera or Juan Manuel Marquez -- all of whom are future Hall of Famers and have squared off against superstar Manny Pacqu Read Full Story >>>
PACQUIAO FIGHT & THE RULES OF BUYING PAY PER VIEW BOXING!
By Pedro Fernandez, RingTalk.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
IF A FIGHT IS WORTH $50 LIVE, THEN PPV’S A DEAL!
San Antonio, TX- Although I myself do my like buying every Pay Per View boxing event that comes down the pike, I think we need to look and “define” PPV aso to what is worth buying, and what is not. People are steaming because Bob Read Full Story >>>
Solis out inside 6 rounds
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
SAN ANTONIO, Texas — Australian Justin Fortune is worried of three things going into Manny Pacquiao’s encounter with Mexican Jorge Solis this Saturday (Sunday morning in Manila) at the Alamodome.
"I am worried that Manny trips on his way to the ring, gets tied up between the ropes (w Read Full Story >>>
Big undercard to feature Pinoys
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
It won’t just be Manny Pacquiao whom Filipino fans will be cheering for in the San Antonio show Saturday night (Sunday morning, Manila time).
Two other Filipinos are seeing action in a star-studded undercard. Hawaii-born Brian Viloria, whose parents are full-blooded Filipinos from Narvacan Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao fight looks certain to provide fireworks
Bangkok Post, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Manny Pacquiao, boxing's Mr Excitement, returns to the ring this weekend in Texas, USA. The Filipino super-featherweight dynamo takes on Mexican Jorge Solis at the Alamodome over 12 rounds in a fight that will be shown live on Truevisions on Sunday morning.
Pacquiao is one of a select few fighte Read Full Story >>>
Manny makes money pour in
SuperBoxing, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Manny Pacquiao, a three-division world champion, has taken San Antonio by storm for his fight on Saturday night against Jorge Solis of Mexico.
The meet at the Alamodome for the WBC International junior lightweight title.
This will be Pacquiao's first fight in Texas since knocking out Marco Ant Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao; Pac-Man gearing to gobble up another foe!
By Benny Henderson Jr, DogHouseBoxing.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Coming up this Saturday night April 14th at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX, live only on Pay Per View 9:00 PM ET/6:00 PM PT, the lone start state braces for a shoot out as the hot popping Filipino pugilist Manny Pacquiao 40-3-2 (33) faces off against the undefeated Jorge Solis 30-0-2 (23) in a sch Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao: It'll be a good fight!
By Francisco Salazar, FightNews.com, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
Before the night of November 15th, 2003, the marquee at the Alamodome in San Antonio, TX, had an unknown Manny Pacquiao beneath the name of Marco Antonio Barrera when the two faced each other in the cavernous dome.
After that date, Read Full Story >>>
Solis insists he’s better than Barrera, Marquez, Morales
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
SAN ANTONIO, Texas – In 32 fights and 32 wins, Jorge Solis has been knocked down no more than five times.
He’d like to keep that number intact by the end of Saturday’s fight against hard-hitting Manny Pacquiao at the Alamodome. He said the other night he’d knock the Filip Read Full Story >>>
Fight won’t go past six rounds, says Pacquiao trainer
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 12 Apr 2007
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS -- For Justin Fortune, it won’t go beyond Round Six.
Saying Manny Pacquiao will bowl over Mexican challenger Jorge Solis, Fortune made the prediction Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) after arriving from his training session with the Filipino superstar at the Jesse James Leji Read Full Story >>>