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TFC TO AIR 'MOMENT OF TRUTH' CARD
By Salven L. Lagumbay, PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
ABS-CBN's global arm, The Filipino Channel (TFC), will air the February 24 'Moment of Truth' card featuring the WBO superflyweight championship and two other international bouts plus some of the undercards.
The TFC channel covers North America, Europe, Middle East, as well as Australia and the Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao fight off?
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
FILIPINO ring idol Manny Pacquiao’s planned April 14 showdown against world-rated Mexican Jorge Solis is in jeopardy.
In a long distance telephone conversation with Viva Sports/Standard Today, Pacquiao hinted that he may decide to wait for a big money showdown against the winner of the Mar Read Full Story >>>
More fans thumb down Pacquiao venture into politics
By Roy Medina, ABS-CBN News, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Manny Pacquiao may have declared that he will run for congressman of the first district of South Cotabato against incumbent Rep. Darlene Antonino-Custodio. His fans, both in and out of cyberspace, however, think he should just stay in the ring.
On Tuesday a letter urging the Filipino boxing champ Read Full Story >>>
Lawyer: Pacman can run
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
WELL-KNOWN election lawyer Romulo Macalintal defended Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao’s right to run for a congressional seat in South Cotabato, saying the claim that he failed to satisfy residency requirements was wrong.
In a telephone conversation with Viva Sports/Standard Today, Macal Read Full Story >>>
Watchdog Answers on De La Hoya, Mayweather, Cotto, Hatton, Margarito and More
By Doghouse Boxing, DogHouseBoxing.com, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
This week readers defend Floyd Mayweather, search for Emanuel Augustus, anticipate Hopkins-Wright, complain about the heavyweights and much, much more. If you ask the Watchdog, he?s sure to bite back?
As far as Floyd and Oscar goes Floyd will win. As far as Floyd ducking people if you thought it Read Full Story >>>
"MOMENT OF TRUTH" FOR MONTIEL (MEXICO) V. GORRES (PHILIPPINES)
By Reylan Loberternos, RingTalk.com, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
A TRUE BATTLE OF "LITTLE GIANTS"
Tagbilaran City, RP-Cebu, considered as the Philippines' Queen City of the South, holds its first world championship extravaganza, as Filipino ring tactician Z "The Dream" Gorres (24-1-1, 14 KOs) tries to wrest the World Boxing Organization (WBO) super flyweight Read Full Story >>>
AS PACMAN'S WORLD TURNS...FIGHTING OR NOT...MANNY IS NEWS
By Jason Aniel, RingTalk.com, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
PACQUIAO SWITCHES BOTH FOE & LOCATION
San Francisco, CA - There never seems to be any low point or down time when it comes to the life and career of Manny Pacquiao. The 'pound for pound' star is one of few, whose hands are involved in lawsuits, sports, entertainment, and now politics. It has b Read Full Story >>>
Pacquaio honored as fighter of the year
By Associated Press, USA Today, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
NEW YORK (AP) — Manny Pacquaio was honored as fighter of the year by the Boxing Writers Association of America, while his trainer, Freddie Roach, was named trainer of the year.
Pacquaio won three times in Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao: Fighter Of The Year
Pacquiao/Roach/Merchant/Albert honored by the BWAA
The Sweet Science, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Facing his usual still competition, Philippine superstar Manny Pacquaio has been selected by the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA) as Fighter of the Year for 2006.
In a not so odd twist of fa Read Full Story >>>
Pacman House Divided May Not Stand....Long!
By Michael Marley, Boxing Confidential, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Freddie Roach is mad as hell at Bob Arum and the celebrated trainer is not going to take it anymore. You can bet that Arum is stewing as well. All the infighting makes me, a veteran of 40 plus years around boxing, wonder if the infighting could lead to Pacman's downfall, to a defeat at the hands of Read Full Story >>>
Mosley turns back the clock and turns on the style
Irish Boxing, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Shane Mosley has been one of the best fighters in the world for a long time. His 4 losses came to only 2 fighters. He lost twice to both Ronald "Winky" Wright and Vernon Forrest. He was a dominant force as a lightweight in the 90's before moving up to welterweight where he beat his current business Read Full Story >>>
MONTIEL, VILORIA TO MEET PHILIPPINE MEDIA ON SUNDAY
PhilBoxing.com, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
A press conference will be held on Sunday, Feb 18, at the Cebu City Marriott Hotel in Cebu Business Park starting at 12:00 noon. Attending the event will be WBO super flyweight champion Fernando “Cochulito” Montiel and WBC Latino super bantamweight titlist Feider Viloria together with SG Read Full Story >>>
Council grants tax exemption for ‘Moment of Truth’ boxing
Sun.Star Cebu, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
THE Cebu City Government will grant the Moment of Truth boxing spectacle, slated on Feb. 24 at the Cebu City Sports Center, full exemption from amusement tax.
The resolution authored by Councilor Sylvan “Jack” Jakosalem was approved yesterday during the regular session of the city co Read Full Story >>>
ROACH TO SKIP CEBU TRIP TO JOIN OSCAR'S CITY TOUR
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Boxing Confidential, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Renowned trainer Freddie Roach, earlier reported to be heading for Cebu, Philippines to be at ringside for his prized fighters Z Gorres and Rey 'Boom Boom' Bautista, has changed plans and has begged off from coming to the Philippines and will instead take part in the 11-City media tour organized by Read Full Story >>>
Boxing, politics do mix –Pacman
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Manny Pacquiao will not abandon his boxing career even if elected as congressman in the first district of South Cotabato in the coming May 14 elections.
Pacquiao, the 28-year-old knockout artist, made the clarification yesterday amid reports that he’ll give up boxing if he wins in his bid Read Full Story >>>
Roach's Cebu trip may not happen
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
FREDDIE ROACH is now so engrossed with the training of Oscar De La Hoya these days that the ace trainer might not only be able to do the cornerwork for Rey ‘Boom Boom’ Bautista and Z Gorres next week in Cebu.
He may not also be able to have a heart-to-heart talk with his main boxer Read Full Story >>>
?rik Morales, retador de D?az
By Ernesto Castellanos, Esto en Linea, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
El Consejo Mundial de Boxeo (CMB), aprob? ayer a ?rik "El Terrible" Morales como retador del monarca mundial ligero el norteamericano David D?az, en combate que est? previsto para llevarse a cabo a fines de abril posibleme Read Full Story >>>
M?rquez y Barrera, a la b?scula
Esto en Linea, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
Apegado a sus reglamentos, el Consejo Mundial de Boxeo llevar? a cabo esta semana una revisi?n del peso en que se encuentran Marco Antonio Barrera, campe?n mundial superpluma del Consejo Mundial de Boxeo, y su retador Juan Manuel M?rquez, campe?n mundial pluma de la Organizaci?n Mundial de Boxeo.
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Lawmakers doubt Pacquiao can win in elections
Sun.Star Manila, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
HE MAY be called the "People's Champ" but Manny Pacquiao's victory in politics does not necessarily follow.
This was the observation made by some members of the House of Representatives in reaction to Pacquiao's attempt to join politics and seek a congressional seat in the May 14 elections.
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Editorial: Pacquiao's decision
Sun.Star Cagayan de Oro, Thu, 15 Feb 2007
FOR all the flak he's been receiving for deciding to run for Congress in the first district of Cotabato province, one has to credit people's champion Manny Pacquiao for his gumption and willingness to face the heat even when it's his backers that should receive the onus of the blame for egging him t Read Full Story >>>