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P4.8M MBenz for millionaire Pacquiao
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Fri, 20 Oct 2006
There’s a new addition to Manny Pacquiao’s fleet of cars.
The 27-year-old Filipino boxer, whose love for billiards and cockfighting is matched only by his love for cars, showed up at the Wild Card Gym in Hollywood last Monday driving his new pet.
It’s a 2007 Mercedes Benz S Read Full Story >>>
Freddie Roach Interview
By Ace Freeman, FightFan.com, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
“It’s a must win situation. There’s no doubt about it. We’re looking at it as a must win fight. ”
FightFan.com caught up with legendary trainer Freddie Roach at the famed WildCard Gym in Hollywood Read Full Story >>>
ARUM: PACQUIAO'S NEXT FIGHTS WILL BE UNDER TOP RANK
By G. Leon, BoxingTalk.com, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
GL: Top Rank has several events coming up, starting with the OLN show. Can you give us some updates on your shows? "Yeah, the November 2 event in Youngstown, Ohio is rapidly approachi Read Full Story >>>
TEAM JACA NOT PLAYING WITH FULL DECK! UFC & CHUCK LIDDELL TO HURT PAC-ERIK PPV?
By Jason Aniel, RingTalk.com, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
MARQUEZ BOUT OFF DUE TO VISA PROBLEMS
San Mateo, CA-It's sad that Jimrex Jaca, who was set to fight Juan Manuel Marquez next Saturday on PPV, lost out on his biggest paycheck ($50,000) because of complications securing a Visa. Based on several reports, the U.S Embassy could not find Jaca’ Read Full Story >>>
Breaking News … Pacman’s New Benz
By Ed de la Vega, DDS, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Manny Pacquiao went shopping couple of days ago and bought a well-deserved treat for himself and his family. The treat is a brand new Mercedez Benz SL 550. Congratulations, Pacman!
Manny pulled in to the Wildcard parking lot t Read Full Story >>>
Indon 'Time Bomb' vows to demolish Banal in five
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Reigning IBF Pan-Pacific light flyweight champion Angky Angkota of Indonesia believes his "Time Bomb" will explode to destroy ALA teenage sensation AJ "Bazooka" Banal in the fifth round.
Angkota cannot speak English, but managed to express his bold prediction through sign language, suggesting th Read Full Story >>>
CANTADA PROTESTS GAB FEE INCREASES, CANCELS FISTORAMA
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Edgardo "Boy" Cantada, promoter and TV producer of the weekly boxing show "Fistorama" over RPN 9 and telecast worldwide on the Filipino channel has strongly protested the "arbitrary increase" of ring officials compensation by the GAB and as a result has decided to cancel the pro boxing show and shif Read Full Story >>>
Jaca out, Gerry Pe?alosa in
By Rommel C. Manlosa, Sun.Star Cebu, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
THE Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Jimrex Jaca WBO Interim Featherweight championship is officially out of the Golden Boy Promotions Oct. 21 (Oct. 22 RP time) card.
But Filipino boxing fans won’t miss a chance to see a Filipino fighting in the card as former WBC Super-flyweight champion Gerry Pe? Read Full Story >>>
Viloria to fight Romero in WBC title rematch
The Honolulu Advertiser, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Waipahu's Brian Viloria will get a chance to reclaim his World Boxing Council light flyweight title when fights Mexico's Omar Nino Romero Nov. 18 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas.
Viloria (19-1-0) lost his title in a unanimous decision to Romero (24-2-1) on Aug. 10 in Las Vegas.
The sche Read Full Story >>>
Morales says Manny’s luck will run out
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
In a bitter tirade, Erik Morales said recently Manny Pacquiao is a braggart whose luck will run out when they meet in the "Grand Finale" at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas on Nov. 18.
Morales’ broadside belied the dislike he has for Pacquiao who is the only fighter ever to stop the Read Full Story >>>
Suckers are born for PPV
By Mike Houser, Nevada Appeal, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Do all boxing fans have a giant "Sucker" tattoo stamped on their foreheads?
Evidently the suits who market the sport seem to think so, or at least they are na?ve enough to believe that Joe and Jane Six Pack can afford pay-per-view every time they want to watch a fight.
For those taking a look Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao-Morales III Seeks to Validate Some Science, Too
By Sid Bañez, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Will some unconventional scientific theories propel Erik Morales to new heights in the boxing cosmos?
After Manny Pacquiao pummeled Erik Morales to submission, the ecstatic fan in me all but wrote off the Tijuana warrior. Naturally, I also dismissed his excuse for losing: that he trained wrongly Read Full Story >>>
Pacman drops to no. 2
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
FILIPINO ring idol Manny Pacquiao has dropped to no. 2 in the World Boxing Media pound-for-pound rankings after three months at the top.
Pacquiao was edged by undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr., who is in training for his Nov. 4 battle with World Boxing Council welterweight champion Carlos Baldomir Read Full Story >>>
Covering Manny Pacquiao
By Nimrod NL. Quiñones, The Freeman, Thu, 19 Oct 2006
Just like millions of other Filipinos all over the world, I celebrate when Manny Pacquiao conquers his opponents on the ring. Just like them, I also feel sad when he stumbles and look forward to sweet revenge in the return bout.
While I also strongly believe that the boxing hero has the charisma Read Full Story >>>
FEARSOME ANGKY SET TO TEST 'BAZOOKA' BANAL
By Salven L. Lagumbay, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 18 Oct 2006
Indonesian champion Angky Angkota arrived last Tuesday in Cebu confident that he will be the first fighter to put a dent on RP no. 2 superfly Alex John Banal's perfect record, and he's doing it in knockout fashion.
Facing the media this afternoon in a special press conference at the Sen Ryu Resta Read Full Story >>>
CONDES MAY FIGHT ON HOLYFIELD CARD
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 18 Oct 2006
Filipino minimum weight champion Florante Condes may see action on the undercard of the Evander “Real Deal” Holyfield heavyweight battle against Latino champion Fres Oquendo at the Alamadone in San Antonio, Texas on November 10.
Promoter Murad Muhammad said he was keen on giving Conde Read Full Story >>>
TSN's Russ Anber Checks In
FightFan.com, Wed, 18 Oct 2006
“The Coach” checks in with FightFan.com and talks James Toney vs. Sam Peter, Diego Corrales’ weight problems, and Pacquiao vs. Morales III. Only on FightFan.com!
FF: Russ thanks for checking in with us to holler at all the fans at FightFan.com. The last time we caught up with yo Read Full Story >>>
PACQUIAO-MORALES CO-PROMOTER LOSES $139 MILLION BUCKS!
RingTalk.com, Wed, 18 Oct 2006
CASINO MOGUL & CO-PROMOTER IN TEARS!
Las Vegas, NV-If you’ve been a boxing fan for close to two decades, then you know that Steve Wynn, proprietor of the Wynn hotel, was the man that built the Mirage hotel in the late 1980’s. Wynn, a fight fan and Las Vegas magnate, got soured on bo Read Full Story >>>
Geno’s Boxing Mailbag, October 18, 2006
By Geno McGahee, RingsideReport.com, Wed, 18 Oct 2006
Why doesn’t Winnie The Pooh wear pants? He wears a shirt, but he is walking around bottomless. I was watching this DVD that I bought for my son because he loves Pooh, and as I sat through this horrible thing, I began to analyze it. It is just my nature. I know that it is only a cartoon, but ki Read Full Story >>>
PE?ALOSA BENEFITS FROM JACA FIGHT CANCELLATION
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, Wed, 18 Oct 2006
Former world super flyweight champion Gerry Pe?alosa will benefit from the last-minute cancellation of the WBO title fight between Jimrex Jaca and former WBC/IBF featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez at the Don Haskins Center in El Paso, Texas this Sunday, Manila Time.
Viva Sports/Manila Sta Read Full Story >>>