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Roach said it’s biggest win of his life
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — He described it as the best win of his life. Almost three days after guiding Manny Pacquiao to victory over Erik Morales, American trainer Freddie Roach is still in cloud nine. Roach, as usual, was busy running the Wild Card Gym, which he owns, Tuesday when he talked about   Read Full Story >>>

A blessing for Manny
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
LAS VEGAS — Deeply-religious Manny Pacquiao bowed his head like a humble servant to the Lord as Fr. Marlon Beof of Palawan held both his hands in prayer in the dressing room immediately after alighting the ring from his sensational 10th round knockout win over Erik Morales at the Thomas and Ma  Read Full Story >>>

People's champion arrives Friday; first stop, Palace
By Gil C. Cabacungan Jr., Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
AFTER DAZZLING President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo with his boxing prowess, Manny Pacquiao is making sure his main political patron gets to know his emerging talent -- singing. Conrado "Dodie" Limcauco, Cabinet officer for presidential events, said Malaca?ang expected Pacquiao to give Ms Arroyo a c  Read Full Story >>>

Barrera ducks Pacquiao, battles Chavez instead
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
MARCO Antonio Barrera, the first Mexican boxing great Manny Pacquiao humbled in 2003, has abandoned plans of meeting the champion Filipino fighter in the near future. With Pacquiao’s masterful demolition last Saturday of Erik Morales still in everybody’s lips, Barrera announced yester  Read Full Story >>>

A Manny Pacquiao Mea Culpa
The Sweet Science, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
As regards Manny Pacquiao, today our own Matt Aguilar - in Boxing columnist running out of time? - steps up with a mea culpa: Sometimes writers are so off the mark, it’s hard not to giggle at their ridiculous judgment. Sometimes, they’re so out-of-sync with reality, that it is almost imp  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao and Chandler Have a lot in Common
By "Bad" Brad Berkwitt,, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
In the early to mid 1980's, there was an exciting bantamweight champion on the scene named "Joltin'" Jeff Chandler. Chandler, a native of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, reigned as the WBA Bantamweight Champion from 1980-1984. During that time, when fights were still on ABC, NBC and CBS, he made many fa  Read Full Story >>>

Plan, patience, perseverance won it for Pacquiao – Roach
By "Bad" Brad Berkwitt, The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — When Erik Morales crumbled to the canvas, no one in Manny Pacquiao’s corner was probably happier than trainer Freddie Roach, the man who has dedicated his life to make the Filipino reach his enormous boxing potential. "The best win of my life," said the bespectacled Ro  Read Full Story >>>

Tune-up bout planned for Pacman before mega fight
The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — Manny Pacquiao has been to so many wars that the Filipino boxing hero needs some R&R for his next fight that might even be staged in Manila. This was the sentiment of Pacquiao’s handlers a few days after his annihilation of Mexican idol Erik Morales in Las Vegas. "I  Read Full Story >>>

Working with Brian
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
It was an honor to work the Manny Pacquiao-Erik Morales rematch for TV with World Boxing Council (WBC) lightflyweight champion Brian Viloria in Las Vegas last Saturday night (Sunday morning, Manila). Brian’s a regular trouper. He did radio and TV commentary of campus sporting events as a No  Read Full Story >>>

GMA orders arrival rites for Pacquiao
By Dante Navarro, The Philippine Star, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
Manny Pacquiao, whose victory over Erik Morales over the weekend in Las Vegas was hailed all around the world, arrives tomorrow to a nation he unified for at least a moment when he scored that sensational 10th round knockout victory over the former three-time world champion at the Thomas and Mack Ce  Read Full Story >>>

Next Pacquiao bout in May or June
By Abac Cordero, The Philippine Star, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
LOS ANGELES — Before he gets into another big fight, Manny Pacquiao might have to do a tune-up fight sometime in May or June and yes, possibly in the Philippines. Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, said Tuesday that Home Box Office (HBO), which broadcasts big fights around the world,  Read Full Story >>>

Manny's next fight in RP
By Gerry Ramos, Journal Group, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
TWO close aides of Manny Pacquiao yesterday disclosed plans to stage the next fight of the Filipino boxing icon right here. But sorry to disappoint, it may not involve the so-called Big Three— Erik Morales, Marco Antonio Barrera and Juan Manuel Marquez. Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach  Read Full Story >>>

Hunting down PacMan’s autograph
By Homer D. Sayson, Sun.Star Cebu, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
LOS Angeles – Dr. Chic Ezpeleta is inarguably the biggest Manny Pacquiao fan in the entire Midwest. His idea of relaxation is to sit in front of his modest home’s 50-inch LCD projection screen and relive the glory of Manny’s previous triumphs on DVD. Like most of Manny’s   Read Full Story >>>

No respite for Pacquiao when he arrives Friday
The Manila Bulletin, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
THOUGH STILL weary from numerous victory parties, interviews and other commitments from politician friends in Las Vegas and Los Angeles, Manny Pacquiao will never have a rest when returns home tomorrow. He will have a very tight schedule right on his arrival. Barely four hours upon his arr  Read Full Story >>>

A welcome like no other for Pacquiao
Journal Group, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
He's been accorded many hero's welcome in the past. But tomorrow's reception promises to be a lot bigger. A grand welcome fit for a king awaits boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao when he arrives in the country tomorrow morning from Los Angeles, California. A colorful motorcade that passes  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao, Onyok, Ali and life
By Ma. Ceres P. Doyo, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
I AM NOT a boxing fan, but i did wait with bated breath for Manny Pacquiao's Sunday confrontation with Mexican legend Erik Morales. And I did let out some expletives as I reacted to some punches from either side. The closest I have been to boxing is in our weekly taebo sessions at the Inquirer. W  Read Full Story >>>

Rooting for PacMan at the private clubs
Sun.Star Cebu, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
Everyone’s talking about Manny Pacquiao and rightfully so. He is a homeboy who did great in boxing, fought for his countrymen and became a national hero. Let us hope and pray that he continues to win; not only in boxing but also in our hearts. You know as I do, that a hero is a very ha  Read Full Story >>>

No substitute for training and discipline
By Belinda Olivares-Cunanan, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
ONE lesson truly stands out from Manny Pacquiao's second fight with Erik Morales: To succeed in an endeavor, there's no substitute for rigorous discipline and training. Pacquiao demonstrated this by undergoing three months of training in the United States where, it must be presumed, he submitted him  Read Full Story >>>

‘Pirates’ cash in on victory
Sun.Star Cebu, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
Piracy is riding the wave of Pacquiao mania. Barely two days after Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao handed Mexican Erik Morales the worst beating of his career, pirated copies of the much anticipated rematch in Las Vegas hit stalls. While Pacquiao stayed up late entertaining calls and wel  Read Full Story >>>

Reactions to Pacquiao's win
By Elias L. Espinoza, Sun.Star Cebu, Thu, 26 Jan 2006
For a moment, the Filipino people were united over the victory of Manny Pacquiao, who knocked out Mexican Erik Morales in the 10th round of their bout in Las Vegas, Nevada. After the Manny craze, however, we’re back to square one. Mayor Tomas Osme?a is not even convinced Pacquiao should be  Read Full Story >>>

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