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The fruit of their labor
By Editorial, The Manila Times, Sun, 15 Jan 2006
NO guts, no glory—and no cash too. Manny Pacquiao knows that all too well. So sometime last week, he rewarded himself with a Porsche Cayenne—a “supercar for a superfighter” as one daily cleverly put it—two weeks before he faces Erik Morales in a rematch at Las Vegas  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao supporter knifed by Morales fan
By Lee Ann Ducusin, Journal Group, Sun, 15 Jan 2006
BOXING aficionados, beware. The sport could be deadly. This, after a supporter of Mexican boxer Erik Morales had stabbed dead the other night in Quezon City a fan of Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao for arguing that the latter is the better boxer. Ernesto Sulla, 27, laborer, of 1031 Sabitan Extension  Read Full Story >>>

Past his prime?
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Sun, 15 Jan 2006
The veteran trainer whom Manny Pacquiao entrusts to bring his rosary to the ring in every fight said the other day Erik Morales has reached his peak and may be on the way down. Lito Mondejar, who co-owns the fabled L&M Gym in Sampaloc with Moy Lainez, will be in Pacquiao’s corner once more  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
Philippine welterweight boss Dondon Sultan weighed in 147 lbs, while challenger Cesar Yarte came in only 144.5 lbs during official weigh-in a few hours ago for tomorrow's big Sinulog card in Cebu City. Federico Catubay, the former RP flyweight champ, and lanky Louie Bantigue both checked in at 11  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
OPBF welter champ Rev "Gentle Giant" Santillan, the pride and joy of Iloilo City, has been chosen by the Games and Amusements Board as its Boxer of the Month for December following his knockout victory over Japanese Kazuhiko Hidaka last December 3 to regain his regional title. Santillan was chos  Read Full Story >>>

Mayor leaving for US to watch Pacquiao fight
Visayan Daily Star, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
Bacolod Mayor Evelio Leonardia is leaving for Los Angeles City in the United States today to address the Negrenses of America and the Bacolod Society of America tomorrow and Tuesday, and meet with Mayor Beverly O'Neal and the Investment Council of Long Beach City later in the week. Leonardia sai  Read Full Story >>>

Morales-Pacquiao update!, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
Two-time world champion Manny Pacquiao will shake out at the Wild Card gym in Hollywood early Monday afternoon, then Team Pacquiao will caravan on I-15 North and head for Las Vegas where he will face Erik Morales on January 21 at the Thomas & Mack. Pacquiao will make his 'Grand Arrival' at Wynn Las   Read Full Story >>>

Rematches sure to be epic slugfests
By Chris Cozzone and Ricardo Trujillo, The Albuquerque Tribune, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
Last year's bloody battle between Manny Pacquiao (40-3-2, 32 KOs) and Erik Morales (48-3, 34 KOs) would have been "Fight of the Year" if it hadn't been for the epic slugfest between lightweight champs Diego Corrales (40-3, 33 KOs) and Jose Luis Castillo (53-7, 47 KOs). The Corrales-Castillo figh  Read Full Story >>>

Should I Write a Column on Manny Pacquiao's Upcoming Rematch with Erik Morales?
By Tim Kawakami, Mercury News, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
It's a new age, let's try to toss it out there for discussion, although it's always appreciated when the most gruesome epithets directed to me are spelled correctly. I know, I know, I ask for too much. That's just me. Anyway, Bob Arum stopped through SF yesterday, trying to drum up attentio  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao impresses LA boxing scribes
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
FILIPINO boxing hero Manny Pacquiao has finally made public what he says is the terrible punishment that awaits his Mexican nemesis Erik Morales on Jan. 22, when they cross paths once again at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fast and furious lefty from Gen. Santos City yester  Read Full Story >>>

Team Pacquiao all bark -- Morales
Journal Group, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
AS FAR as Erik Morales is concerned, Manny Pacquiao's camp is all bark, no bite. He doesn't see the Filipino ring idol winning in their celebrated rematch on Jan. 21 at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, nor does the former world champion think that gloves of any brand would be a key to succ  Read Full Story >>>

‘Sinulog Slambang’ weigh-in today at ALA Gym
By Rommel C. Manlosa, Sun.Star Cebu, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
The protagonists of Sunday’s “Sinulog Slambang” free-to-the-public boxing show at the Gaisano Country Mall car park will be weighed in officially today at 1 p.m. at the ALA Gym. The fighters, led by RP welterweight titlist Dondon Sultan, will try to make their respective weight  Read Full Story >>>

Another Filipino boxer in ‘The Battle’ undercard
By Rommel C. Manlosa, Sun.Star Cebu, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
Aside from the Cebu-based Jimrex Jaca, another Filipino boxer is also scheduled to appear underneath the Manny Pacquiao-Erik Morales “The Battle” rematch on Jan. 22 at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. But unlike Jaca, who had to beg for a visa from the US Embassy in M  Read Full Story >>>

?Una historia distinta?
Pacquiao se siente muy confiado, aunque reconoce que Morales vendr? con todo

By Ramiro González, La Opinion, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
Manny Pacquiao salt? al estrellato cuando noque? al mexicano Marco Antonio Barrera, y a partir de ah? se ha mantenido como uno de los peleadores m?s explosivos y de jerarqu?a que tiene el respaldo de la televisi?n y de los aficionados en especial. Su nueva versi?n contra el tijuanense Erik Moral  Read Full Story >>>

"Erik Morales siempre me sorprende": Arum
By JJ Ascencio,, Sat, 14 Jan 2006

El promotor estadounidense Bob Arum habl? de los planes que tiene a corto plazo para el tres veces monarca del mundo Erik Morales, durante el entrenamiento que el filipino Manny Pacquiao realiz? este jueves en el gimn  
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Pacquiao, Morales eye 3rd fight in May
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — In the event Manny Pacquiao emerges victorious on Jan. 21 against Erik Morales, a third match will definitely be held sometime in May or June. But if the Filipino ends up short again, promoter Bob Arum of Top Rank said there won’t be any. "There is a clause in the con  Read Full Story >>>

Arum rules out Barrera vs Pacquiao or Morales
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — Marco Antonio Barrera, the reigning WBC super-featherweight champion, is totally out of the picture. Well, at least for now. Bob Arum, top honcho of Top Rank Promotions, said Thursday that whoever wins the Manny Pacquiao-Erik Morales fight on Jan. 21 won’t have Barrera   Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao thrills crowd in media event
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — The moment Manny Pacquiao walked inside the Wild Card Boxing Club on Thursday, training assistant Macka Foley delivered a line that’s meant to say to everyone in attendance that the shop will be closed for a little over two hours. "Manny Pacquiao is in the house," sho  Read Full Story >>>

‘Clear the way, Pacman’s here’
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — Everybody stopped, looked and listened the moment Manny Pacquiao entered the Wild Card Gym for his first public workout Thursday afternoon. "Pacman is in the house! It’s Pacman time!" shouted Macka Folly, the burly American who helps run the famous Hollywood gym that is  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao wows 'em
By Charles Raymond A. Maxey, Sun.Star Davao, Sat, 14 Jan 2006
TO MANNY Pacquiao, there won't be another defeat to Erik Morales. Not with his pride at stake, and certainly not with his adoring countrymen rallying behind their champion. "I don't know how I'm going to beat him, but I will win," Pacquiao told boxing website at the end of his   Read Full Story >>>

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