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By Graham Houston, Boxing Monthly, Thu, 03 Mar 2005
Many fights have the potential for action and drama but none more so than the meeting of Erik Morales and Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on 19 March. This is one of the rare ones where you feel confident in saying that excitement is guaranteed. Mexico’s Morales takes pride in being involved in fi  Read Full Story >>>

Round Twelve: Manny Pacquiao vs Erik Morales Mailbag!
By Kimo Morrison, Hard Core Boxing, Thu, 03 Mar 2005
kajo: What do you think of Pacman's decision to hire Finkel. What do you think of this Finkel? Kimo Morrison: You know, I'm not hip on any of these guys...I think they are all pimps making money off of other people's talent and tons of it to boot. I really don't know why Pac would pull a mov  Read Full Story >>>

Gorres, Gerry in good hands, says Salud
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 03 Mar 2005
World Boxing Foundation superflyweight champion Gerry Pe?alosa and rising star Z Gorres are honing their skills under the watchful eye of trainer James (Buddy) McGirt in Orlando, Florida, and from all indications, it appears they?re approaching peak form. Lawyer Rudy Salud said yesterday he spok  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao vs Morales tickets selling briskly
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 03 Mar 2005
WITH OVER two weeks to go before their much-awaited head-on collision in Las Vegas, tickets for their fight are selling as if they are on sale, promoter Bob Arum disclosed yesterday. "The fight is on fire," Arum said, referring to the March 19 super-featherweight brawl between Mexican Erik Moral  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao-Morales fight ?on fire?
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard, Thu, 03 Mar 2005
Renowned promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank and international promoter Murad Muhammad of M&M Sports, who are staging the explosive pay-per-view battle between Ring Magazine featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao and former three-time world champion Erik ?El Terrible? Morales said yesterday ?the fight is o  Read Full Story >>>

Pac-Man promises to lay Morales out cold, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
American trainer Freddie Roach claims he's devised a secret weapon with star charge Manny Pacquiao ahead of the potentially orgasmic March 19 HBO PPV clash v Erik Morales. Roach jokingly calls the new technique "Manila Ice." He said: ""We developed 'Manila Ice' under more secrecy than the Ma  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
Z "The Dream" Gorres, one of the country's brightest world prospects, just got the biggest break in his career as he is booked to face WBC mandatory challenger Jose Navarro, who is promoted by Oscar De la Hoya and managed by Lou Dibella, in a 10-round slugfest underneath the Manny Pacquiao-Erik Mora  Read Full Story >>>

Morales/Pacquiao: 10,000 tickets sold!, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
It's a hot ticket, with over 10,000 tickets already sold for the explosive matchup between Erik 'El Terrible' Morales and Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, March 19. "The fight is on fire," said Bob Arum of Top Rank. "These two fighters bring fire and the public recognizes it  Read Full Story >>>

Morales and Pacquiao Quotes
By Marc Abrams,, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
With less than three weeks from the first mega fight of the year, Erik Morales and Manny Pacquiao met the media ? via teleconference ? to discuss this much anticipated 130 pound bout. On March 19, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Morales is jumping right back into the fire, after his emotional los  Read Full Story >>>

Bautista ready for Hawaii trip
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
World Boxing Organization (WBO) Asia Pacific bantamweight champion Rey ?Boom Boom? Bautista of the famed ALA Boxing Club is fit and ready when he enplanes for Honolulu, Hawaii this Saturday with trainer Edito ?ALA? Villamor to take up his first ever fight in the United States. The teenage boxing   Read Full Story >>>

The 'Pac Man' Cometh
By John Gregg,, Wed, 02 Mar 2005

Hollywood, California-- At 130-pounds he's a weapon. The sound is unmistakable. It is reminiscent of recoilless rifle fire. And when you first walk inside Freddie Roach's Wild Card Boxing Club in Hol  
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With the Weight of A Country on His Shoulders?
By Thomas Gerbasi,, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
I think it?s safe to say that the United States of America wasn?t praying for Bernard Hopkins to beat Howard Eastman on February 19; and that?s not a knock on the undisputed middleweight champion ? it?s just not a realistic proposition. Life is much different for Manny Pacquiao though. The Phil  Read Full Story >>>

A day in a boxer?s life
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
LOS ANGELES?At least, the place where two-time world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao lives here is comfortable. Pacquiao works so hard in the gym, is fiercely disciplined in his diet and sticks to a Spartan regimen that he deserves no less. Home for Pacquiao in this city is a two-bedroom, two-bat  Read Full Story >>>

Morales ahead of Pacquiao in polls
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
IN A poll conducted by the publicity arm of the slambang March 19 promotion between Manny Pacquiao and Erik Morales, 54 favored the Mexican legend, while 51 picked the Filipino star and eleven believed the scheduled 12-rounder to be fought at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, will end up on a stalemate.   Read Full Story >>>

RSR March 2005 P4P listings
By Alan Berg,, Wed, 02 Mar 2005
The biggest impact made in this month's list is from newly crowned Ring Champion Zab Judah. His scintillating knockout of Cory Spinks will shoot him close to the top, but how far will he climb? Read the 15 for March to find out: Fierce departures: Oscar De La Hoya (15). 15. Cory Spinks (12)   Read Full Story >>>

By Pedro Fernandez,, Tue, 01 Mar 2005
Judging from the response his appearance caused this past Sunday on ?Ring Talk Radio,? I?d be hard pressed to find a fighter hotter than current World featherweight king Manny Pacquiao. And even though ?Pac-Man? is the Muhammad Ali of Philippine boxing, I?ve come to realize that his fan base is not  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao ready to fight large
By Patrick Kehoe,, Tue, 01 Mar 2005
Philippine boxing super star Manny Pacquiao seems to always have a smile on his face. For his opponents, he's always got thunder in his flashing fists. The southpaw with a devastating left cross, the punch that decimated Marco Antonio Barrera will be ready to be unleashed against Mexican boxing   Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Tue, 01 Mar 2005
Cebuano fighter Pedro "Cobrita" Malco of SGG Stable, the country's no. 2 bantamweight, has been tapped to challenge the recent conqueror of Bobby Pacquiao, IBF Pan Pacific featherweight champ Fahprakorb Rakkiatgym in a 12-round tiff on March 18 in Pattaya, Thailand. Cebu promoter Sammy "Don King  Read Full Story >>>

Morales only has eyes for Manny
By Patrick Kehoe,, Tue, 01 Mar 2005

Mexican boxing legend Erik Morales assured boxing fans his loss to rival Marco Antonio Barrera is not the end of his career. On Saturday March 18, at the MGM Grand Garden arena, Morales intends to show the boxing  
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115 Fight Picks and Predictions For Pacquiao vs Morales, Tue, 01 Mar 2005
LAS VEGAS, NV (February 28, 2005) ? Two months into 2005, and already a ?Fight of the Year? candidate has emerged ? at least on paper. Can ERIK MORALES, a world champion in three different weight divisions, return to the winner?s circle for the 48th time in his 50-fight professional career or will h  Read Full Story >>>

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