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By Frank Costarelli Jr.,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
We should be in for a very exciting and entertaining fight Saturday evening between Manny Pacquiao and Erik Morales. After the first fight, I did not think there was a need for a sequel. I felt Morales dominated the fight and was the bigger, stronger fighter. I did not buy into the Pacquiao excuses;  Read Full Story >>>

By Barry McGuigan,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
IF I were to pick a boxer from history to fight for my life, Erik Morales would be under serious consideration. Alongside Julio Cesar Chavez and Marco Antonio Barrera, Morales forms the holy trinity of Mexican boxing. Tonight in Las Vegas he puts his reputation on the line for a second time   Read Full Story >>>

Morales Takes Pacquiao a Little Lighter
By Steve Springer, Los Angeles Times, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
LAS VEGAS -- In his last fight, Erik Morales' performance was "disgraceful." So says Morales' own promoter, Bob Arum. Even Arum, a classic spinmeister, has to acknowledge that Morales showed up for his last match, against Zahir Raheem, unprepared, physically and mentally. Having been in rin  Read Full Story >>>

Con la guardia en alto
By Ramiro González, La Opinion, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
Erik Morales asegura que est? concentrado para su cita con Manny Pacquiao y pronostica triunfo A dos d?as de su esperada revancha contra el filipino Manny Pacquiao el tijuanense Erik Morales est? sumamente concentrado en esa pelea, pues reconoce que en ella se juega su futuro. El llamado R  Read Full Story >>>

No Pillow Fight This Time, Says Roach
By Tom Thompson,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006

You remember the days of youth when you engaged in more than one spirited pillow fight? According to Freddie Roach, Manny Pacquiao and Erik Morales engaged in one last year. That's right, two grown men pillow fighting. "Wi  
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Analysis: Pacquiao vs. Morales II (Part I)
By Mortz Marcelo Ortigoza,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
Second to politics, my other love is boxing. Because it’s a mind-game primordially. As what Light Heavyweight champion Antonio Tarver said after his third fight with Roy Jones: “It’s a chess match. One mistake and you’re doomed.” And Sun Tzu’s “Know yourself  Read Full Story >>>

By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA--Just seconds ago, Manny Pacquiao came in at 128.5 lbs, while Erik Morales checked in at an exact 130 lbs during the official weigh-in held at the Margaux Ballroom of the Wynn Hotel here. WBC heavyweight champ Hasim   
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Boxing fans upset over TV fees
By Eunice del Rosario, Gulf Daily News, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
FILIPINO boxing fans in Bahrain and the rest of the Gulf are eagerly awaiting the rematch between Filipino Manny 'Pac Man' Pacquiao and Mexican Erik 'El Terrible' Morales tomorrow. But some are upset that they must pay to see the match live on satellite TV. The Filipino Channel (TFC) is broadcast  Read Full Story >>>

Morales-Pacquiao ready for war this weekend, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
The super featherweight division's two most powerful forces -- three-time world champion Erik "El Terrible" Morales and two-time world titlist Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao collide again in "The Battle!" -- the sequel to their exciting March 19, 2005 championship fight. Morales vs. Pacquiao 2, for the WB  Read Full Story >>>

By Homer Sayson, Sun.Star Cebu,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
LAS VEGAS -- When he arrived last Monday at the Wynn Resort for his epic rematch with Erik Morales, Manny Pacquiao brought with him the plangent sounds of hype. Ever flamboyant, PacMan stepped out of a fancy $65,000 Porsche Cayene which he recently bought in Hollywood. Manny was accompanied b  Read Full Story >>>

Exclusive Interview: Nonito “The Filipino Flash” Donaire
By Daxx Kahn,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
Since turning pro almost five years ago, Nonito Donaire has steadily made his way up the ladder and currently boasts a 13-1 (8) record after winning his last ten contests. Before embarking on a stellar amateur career that included two national titles and Junior Olympic gold at 106lbs, Nonito started  Read Full Story >>>

Z Gorres to fight for OPBF belt
By Rommel C. Manlosa, Sun.Star Cebu, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
Z “The Dream” Gorres will fight for the vacant Oriental and Pacific Boxing Federation super-flyweight title against Waengpetch Chuwatana of Thailand on March 18 at the Mandaue City Cultural and Sports Complex, 45 days after taking on Jose Alfredo Tirado on Feb. 4 at the Orleans Casino in  Read Full Story >>>

Bay Area boxer gets Showtime shot
By Jay Heater, Contra Costa Times, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
Nonito Donaire gets his shot at the big-time tonight. The Castro Valley super flyweight fights for the vacant North American Boxing Federation title against Kahren Harutyunyan (13-2-3) in Showtime's "ShoBox: The New Generation" main event from the Penchanga Resort and Casino in Temecula. "To tell   Read Full Story >>>

ShoBox Quotes: Harutyunyan-Donaire, Harris-Hernandez, Sat, 21 Jan 2006

In an excellent doubleheader on “ShoBox: The New Generation” Friday on SHOWTIME (11 p.m. ET/PT, delayed on the west coast), Kahren Harutyunyan faces Nonito Donaire for the vacant NABF super flyweight   
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Iconic fight commentator picks Manny over Morales
By Recah Trinidad, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
LAS VEGAS--THE famous boxing commentator Larry Merchant yesterday said he has a hunch it could be Manny Pacquiao on Saturday. Merchant, cautioning that it was only a gut feel, said he feels Pacquiao would come in a lot more prepared than last time. "He admitted that he underestimated Morales l  Read Full Story >>>

Major media mum on Manny
By Percy D. Della, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
HOME BOX OFFICE (HBO) IS EXPECTING brisk business from Manny Pacquiao's encore fight with Mexico's Erik Morales tomorrow. Unfazed by lack of major media coverage in California--the most lucrative pro boxing market in the United States--the pay per view giant has made the fight available to over 5  Read Full Story >>>

No excuses for Pacquiao, Morales in 130-pound showdown
By Associated Press, CBS, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
LAS VEGAS -- Manny Pacquiao has no problems with gloves this time. Ditto with hotel suites, taxes, promoters, tickets, hangers-on and fans. He's got a cut man he believes won't allow the bleeding that went on in his first fight with Erik Morales. And he's got a trainer who is trying his best to   Read Full Story >>>

Judging The Judges: Looking Back at The Scoring of Marquez - Pacquiao
By Kevin Purcell,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
Throughout the history of boxing, many superb fights have been tainted by a controversial decision from the judges at the end. Cries of ‘fix’ are often heard which sometimes prompt investigations, e.g. Lewis-Holyfield 1. Then there’s the old ‘hometown’ decision, where t  Read Full Story >>>

Morales – Pacquiao II: “Gloves, No Excuse!”
By Sal Acevedo Jr.,, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
The highly anticipated rematch between Erik “El Terrible” Morales and Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao at the Thomas and Mack Center, Las Vegas, Nevada has been labeled “The Battle.” Both fighters are exceptionally tough, aggressive brawlers. Considering their first encoun  Read Full Story >>>

R&R Factor: El Terrible vs. Pacman
By John Chavez, Hard Core Boxing, Sat, 21 Jan 2006
So the rematch is this Saturday. You know who I’m talking about. El Terrible vs. Pacman. In the lower weight divisions it just doesn’t get any better than this folks. Many people are picking a replay of the first fight in which there was a close competitive fight with a clear victor in M  Read Full Story >>>

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