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Lamangan is all praise for Echo in Pacquiao biopic
By Ricky Calderon, Manila Standard Today, Tue, 20 Jun 2006
Joel Lamangan was a bit reluctant to accept the offer of FLT Films producer Rose Flaminiano for him to direct the biopic about Pinoy boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, which stars Jericho Rosales. Joel felt that since boxing is a milieu he isn’t familiar with he might not be able to handle it  Read Full Story >>>

Tarona edges Alba in Balayan!
By Salvador Lopez,, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
Veteran boxer and former Philippine Bantamweight Champion Julius Tarona proved that he still has a lot of gas left in his tank when he squeaked past hard-hitting Rodney ?Jun? Alba in an abbreviated fight that was stopped due to a cut suffered by Tarona. This super-featherweight fight scheduled f  Read Full Story >>>

Pacman arrives from US training
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
Manny Pacquiao comes home tomorrow from a one-month training in Los Angeles where he was happy to get rid of the extra pounds and a court case recently filed by his American manager against his Filipino handlers. Pacquiao was to leave LA Sunday evening and his plane should land in Manila at arou  Read Full Story >>>

Winky's Night
By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
OPENING ROUND. Executives of the Golden Boy Promotions, led by Eric Gomez, are set to arrive in the country on June 27. Of course, he will be here to personally see to it that Rey 'Boom Boom' Bautista gets more than his share of support from them. Leon Panoncillo, the WBO Asia Pacific top honcho, je  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao: Geography of pain
By Recah Trinidad, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
AN excerpt from Pacific Storm, a work in progress: Pacquiao had originally planned to dig in and pummel Morales’ body starting in the eighth round of the rematch. That bitter offensive however had to be launched ahead after Pacquiao landed a big left punch to the rib cage of the Mexican   Read Full Story >>>

Larios is damaged goods – US expert
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
MEXICAN Oscar Larios doesn’t stand a chance of winning over Manny Pacquiao when they clash on July 2 at the Araneta Coliseum. This was disclosed by a respected boxing figure during a brief interview recently in New York, saying Larios faces tremendous odds when he squares off with Pacquiao  Read Full Story >>>

Morales predicts Pacquiao win
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
LEGENDARY Mexican Erik “El Terrible” Morales has predicted that Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao will win his July 2 Mano-A-Mano showdown with Oscar Larios at the Araneta Coliseum, although he was hoping that Larios will win because he is a Mexican like himself. In an interview with  Read Full Story >>>

Third judge in Pacman fight is a Thai
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard Today, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
THE third judge in the Mano-A-Mano showdown between Filipino ring idol Manny Pacquiao and former two-time super bantamweight champion Oscar Larios will be a Thai and not a Filipino, as initially claimed by the Games and Amusements Board. Viva Sports/Standard Today was informed that the third jud  Read Full Story >>>

Jericho captures Pacquiao essence
Tempo, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
TIME OUT – Making the Manny Pacquiao filmbio is so physically and emotionally draining that Jericho Rosales is taking a time out from acting. In his words, "I’ll sit for a while and think of what I’ll do next." Echo’s contract with ABS-CBN recently expired and he opte  Read Full Story >>>

Time to force Oscar’s hand
By Bud Barth, Worcester Telegram & Gazette News, Mon, 19 Jun 2006
One thing has become clear: If Jos? Antonio Rivera really wants Oscar, he’s going have to put on an Oscar-winning performance. That means a real acting job. Stanislavsky stuff. Rivera, charming and polite in real life, has to go into a telephone booth (if he can find one these days) an  Read Full Story >>>

Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao finishes up his training here in America today at the Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles. Late Sunday night, Pacquiao, who will engage Oscar Larios in Manila on July 2 (July 1 in US), boards a flight to the Philippines. You Can listen LIVE at 10 PM PT by clicking on the “  Read Full Story >>>

BoxingScene Exclusive; Freddie Roach Interview
By Rick Reeno,, Sun, 18 Jun 2006
One of hottest trainers in the business, Freddie Roach, is currently preparing Filipino idol, Manny Pacquiao, for a tough battle against Oscar Larios on July 2. The bout takes place before Pacquiao’s home crowd in the Araneta Coliseum, in Manila, Philippines. Roach took a few moments to speak   Read Full Story >>>

By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sun, 18 Jun 2006

Freddie Roach and Manny Pacquiao pose for posterity after the final work out at the Wildcard Gym, Saturday, June 17, 2006 Expressing full confidence that the training regimen judiciously initiated when Manny Pacquiao fi  
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Roach Super Confident Pac Man Handles Larios
The Sweet Science, Sun, 18 Jun 2006
Freddie Roach preparing Pacquiao for Erik Morales Trainer Freddie Roach is so certain that Manny Pacquiao will handle Mexican Oscar Larios on July 2nd that he’s planned a regimen for the 41-3-2 Filipino buzzsaw to prepare for Erik Morales. Roach, the Manilla Bulletin asserts, wants his f  Read Full Story >>>

Sharp Pacquiao spars 12 rounds
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sun, 18 Jun 2006
FILIPINO superstar Manny Pacquiao has reached the crescendo in his preparations in the United States and has declared himself in tremendous shape for his July 2 clash with Mexican Oscar “Chololo” Larios at the Araneta Coliseum. Pacquiao sparred for 12 rounds against much bigger foes a  Read Full Story >>>

Lawsuit vs Pacquiao, Salud, Gacal dismissed
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, Sun, 18 Jun 2006
THE LAWSUITS filed by boxing manager Shelly Finkel and lawyers Keith Davidson and Nicholas Khan in Los Angeles against Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao and his local advisers Franklin Gacal and Wakee Salud have been dismissed with prejudice. This was the message relayed yesterday by Khan, w  Read Full Story >>>

Manny enters final phase of buildup
Journal Group, Sun, 18 Jun 2006
Manny Pacquiao is ready to turn a new chapter in his boxing career as he enters the homestretch of his timetable of a “monk’s life” for his historic fight against Mexico’s Oscar Larios on July 2 at the Araneta Coliseum. “I feel I am a champion reborn,” said th  Read Full Story >>>

By Ed de la Vega, DDS,, Sat, 17 Jun 2006
While many has been written about Manny Pacquiao and his upcoming battle against the pride of Mexico, Oscar "Chololo" Larios, little has been said, much less written about the other Filipino fighters on the fight card on July 2nd. I am referring specifically to two "undercard fighters", Gerry Pe?alo  Read Full Story >>>

By Jason Aniel,, Sat, 17 Jun 2006
BOBBY ENDS YET ANOTHER FISTIC CAREER New York, NY-You won’t be seeing Kevin Kelley back at Madison Square Garden any time soon, unless he’s interviewing somebody for a TV broadcast. “The Flushing Flash” felt like he was having D?j? vu after a crushing left hook to the rib   Read Full Story >>>

Pacquaio-Larios: Does an Upset Loom?
By Mortz Marcelo Ortigoza,, Sat, 17 Jun 2006
In the Mano-a-Mano between Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Oscar “Chololo” Larios, most Filipino boxing fans will root for the former. However, there are buffs here and abroad who would not discount the possibility of an upset. Like Murphy’s Law this fate happens   Read Full Story >>>

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