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Milan Melindo's world title win to air on S+A
ABS-CBN News, 25 May 2017
Senator Manny Pacquiao on Wednesday backed President Rodrigo Duterte’s declaration of Martial Law in Mindanao, as he allayed fears on possible abuse of power.
In a statement, the neophyte senator said Martial Law is “timely and necessary” following the attacks in Marawi City.
“The declaratio Read Full Story >>>
MAGSAYO BANNERS 'PINOY PRIDE 41' AGAINST NICARAGUA'S 'EL GENERAL' DIAZ
By Dong Secuya, PhilBoxing.com, 24 May 2017
CEBU CITY – Rising Filipino featherweight Mark 'Magnifico' Magsayo will face Nicaragua's Daniel 'El General' Diaz as the stylish Boholano defends his WBO International featherweight title on the main eve Read Full Story >>>
Melindo turns down Petalcorin challenge
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, 24 May 2017
CEBU, Philippines - Newly-crowned International Boxing Federation light flyweight champion Milan 'El Metodico" Melindo (36-2, 13KOs) has turned down the challenge of a rare all-Filipino world title fight hurled at him by former world champion and currently IBF ranked No.4 108-pounder Randy Petalcori Read Full Story >>>
Roach eyes more time in Australia
By Bong Pedralvez, Malaya, 24 May 2017
IF he could have his way, American trainer Freddie Roach would like Manny Pacquiao to train for least two weeks in Australia before staking his World Boxing Organization welterweight crown against Aussie challenger Jeff Horn on July 2 at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane.
“Two weeks would be ideal Read Full Story >>>
Op-Ed: Why Manny Pacquiao lags behind in training for the Horn fight
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, 24 May 2017
Manny Pacquiao's longtime trainer Freddie Roach could not hide his disappointment over the slow pace of Pacquiao's ongoing training for his upcoming fight against Jeff Horn on July 2 at the Suncorp Arena in Brisbane, Australia.
Roach, who arrived in Manila Sunday to supervise Pacquiao's training Read Full Story >>>
Arum: Murata-N'Dam Decision - Worse Than Pacquiao-Bradley 1!
By Steve Kim, BoxingScene.com, 24 May 2017
Most everyone watching this past weekend's middleweight contest between Ryota Murata and Hassan N'dam from Toyko believed that Murata had clearly done enough to get his hands raised in victory after twelve rounds.
The Japanese fighter had controlled much of the action after a competitive start to Read Full Story >>>
Stream of consciousness: Saturday night at MSG
By Michael Woods, RingTV.com, 24 May 2017
There wasn’t massive buzz in the air as I headed to Madison Square Garden Saturday, taking a 5:05 p.m. F train from Brooklyn to a 34th St. stop. I would be watching Terence Crawford taking on Felix Diaz, and this statement is no knock on Crawford. To the contrary, it is because Crawford is a straigh Read Full Story >>>
Now shines Milan Melindo, the late-maturing star
By Recah Trinidad, PhilBoxing.com, 24 May 2017
No prefight odds were given, but tiny Milan Melindo of the Philippines, never noted as a big-puncher, was the definite underdog. His record showed Melindo had registered 12 stoppages in 36 wins, only a little over 30 per Read Full Story >>>
CURRENT & FORMER WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONS WEIGH-IN ON KELL BROOK vs. ERROL SPENCE IBF 147-POUND WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP THIS SATURDAY LIVE ON SHOWTIME®
PhilBoxing.com, 24 May 2017
Hall of Famer Sugar Ray Leonard, Keith Thurman, Danny Garcia, Shawn Porter & More Discuss The Latest In Series Of Welterweight Blockbusters
SHOWTIME CHAMPIONSHIP BOXING® Live At 5:15 p.m. ET/2:15 p.m. PT From Bramall Lane In S Read Full Story >>>
"Brave Warriors In Action" PPV to air Saturday live from Mexico
PhilBoxing.com, 24 May 2017
TENAFLY, N.J.(May 23, 2017) - Four action-packed fights on the "Brave Warriors in Action" card, co-promoted by A & T Events and Promotions and Mundo Boxing, will air live this Saturday night (May 27) on pay per view Read Full Story >>>
SHOBOX: THE NEW GENERATION CELEBRATES 2017 HALL OF FAME WEEKEND WITH SPECIAL DOUBLEHEADER FROM TURNING STONE RESORT CASINO IN VERONA, N.Y.
PhilBoxing.com, 24 May 2017
Unbeatens Regis Prograis and Joel Diaz Jr., Collide In Main Event On Friday, June 9 Live On SHOWTIME® at 10:30 p.m. ET/PT
2017 Hall of Fame Inductees Barry Tompkins and Steve Farhood To Be Joined By Fellow Hall of Famers Al Bernstein & Jimmy Lennon Jr.
NEW YORK (May 23, 2017) – ShoBox: The New Read Full Story >>>
The Star Wars (Vol III): Roach Spray
By John Gatling, NYFights.com, 24 May 2017
(Los Angeles) He’s built for a can of Raid. Hailing from Boston, boxing’s Boondock Saint of a trainer isn’t “Fah” from an authentic Beantown persona in this do-or-die section of Hollywood. He’ll have you scattering like a brown critter when the lights come on if you’re fake and don’t have balls.
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Brook vs. Spence—Keep or Cancel?
By Marc Livitz, Boxing.com, 24 May 2017
Less than an hour’s drive from Manchester lays Bramall Lane football stadium, which is set to host this weekend’s clash…
The tragic news out of England made its way to our respective televisions, computer screens and devices on Monday evening. Innocent lives were taken in an inexplicable act of t Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao looking bad in sparring: Reason for concern or much ado about nothing?
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, 24 May 2017
Let's cycle back to January 1990.
Mike Tyson, then the dominant heavyweight champion of the world, was set to take on little-known Buster Douglas on February 10 in Tokyo.
Sparring partner Greg Page accompanied the champ to Japan and promoter Don King would subsequently showcase Tyson in an ope Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao in the worst form of his career ahead of Jeff Horn fight, says Freddie Roach
By Grantlee Kieza, CourierMail.com.au, 24 May 2017
MANNY Pacquiao’s timing is terrible and with just five and a half weeks to his Suncorp Superfight with Jeff Horn the world welterweight champ is in the worst form of his career.
That’s the opinion of Pacquiao’s esteemed trainer Freddie Roach, who could only shake his head in disappointment as Pac Read Full Story >>>
World champ Melindo eyes to unify jr flyweight titles
By Dale Rosal, Cebu Daily News, 24 May 2017
Newly crowned IBF World junior flyweight champion Milan “El Metodico” Melindo said he is planning to unify all the titles in the junior flyweight division to prove a point.
“It would be great to unify all the titles in this division and prove to everyone that I can rule this weight division,” sai Read Full Story >>>
Could be Pinoy vs. Pinoy for champ title
By Edri Aznar, Sun.Star Cebu, 24 May 2017
COMING off an impressive first-round stoppage win in Japan last Sunday night, newly-crowned International Boxing Federation (IBF) light flyweight champion Milan Melindo has already been issued a challenge.
Former interim World Boxing Association (WBA) light flyweight titleholder Randy Petalcorin Read Full Story >>>
Crawford-Diaz Fight Peaked at 1.036M Viewers, Averaged 961K
By Keith Idec, BoxingScene.com, 24 May 2017
Terence Crawford delivered in and out of the ring Saturday night.
The unbeaten WBC/WBO super lightweight champion’s superb performance against Felix Diaz drew the largest audience for a bout broadcast on cable television this year. According to ratings released by Nielsen Media Research on Tuesda Read Full Story >>>
Freddie Roach: No More Knockouts?
By Robert Ecksel, Boxing.com, 24 May 2017
Freddie joined Manny at the Elorde Boxing Gym in Manila to begin training for the July 2 bout in Brisbane, Australia…
WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s fight at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, against unbeaten Jeff Horn is a little more than two months away and he Read Full Story >>>
Roach alarmed with Pacquiao’s slow progress
By Josef T. Ramos, The Manila Times, 24 May 2017
Freddie Roach was not a happy man on the second day of the sparring session of reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao.
The legendary trainer did not hide his disappointment on his ward’s progress right after their training on Tuesday at the Elorde Gym in Fiv Read Full Story >>>