List of Articles by Edwin G. Espejo
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17 Jul 2009
THIS column recently chanced upon Michael Koncz inside the coffee shop at the NAIA airport.
Koncz, along with Manny Pacquiao and lawyer Jeng Gacal, just arrived from the United States where the Filipino pound for pound
PACQUIAO WATCH: Pipe of peace
26 Jun 2009
Among the Indian tribes in America, I was told, one offers a pipe to smoke as symbol of ending war and making peace with their enemy.
Among Muslims in Mindanao, warring tribal clans hold a kalilang – a traditional festivity that could ran for several weeks to celebrate the dawning of peace.
PACQUIAO WATCH: It’s the meat, stupid
24 Jun 2009
MY neighbor in www.philboxing.com and www.mannypacquiao.ph went ballistic in his latest article, spewing acerbic humor unto his self while spitting his venomous attacks against this writer.
I won’t pick up a fight with him. I was told he stands well over six feet and weighs more than most heavyw
PACQUIAO WATCH: Bordering on idolatry
23 Jun 2009
With his ring success nearing the apex like that of every great pugilist that ever donned the mitts, praises heaped on Manny Pacquiao have ranged from the mundane and innately passionate to bi
BAIS IN BIG WIN
30 May 2009
MAASIM, Sarangani (May 28) – Rising boxing sensation Alvin Bais stunned veteran Dondon Jemenia of General Santos City by knocking him down twice in the first round en route to a unanimous decision win in the main event of the Sarangani Bay Festival Boxing Showdown.
Bais pummeled the ducking Jemem
PACQUIAO WATCH: Manny in devastating KO win
03 May 2009
FILIPINO beakbuster Manny Pacquiao broke many Englishmen’s hearts by dealing their countryman his most devastating defeat with a spectacular second round knockout to wrest the Ring Magazine’s welterweight crown from the kid from Manchester Ricky Hatton.
The end came via a powerful left hook late
PACQUIAO WATCH: Hatton will fall like the London bridge
30 Apr 2009
NOT to disparage the Englishman but comes Sunday Manila time, he will meet is match and get outclassed in the weight he believes he is the king.
If Paul Malignaggi was the barometer of speed when Hatton claims he can outbox a foxy opponent, then he is dead wrong.
Malignaggi was quick but was n
PACQUIAO WATCH: In the footsteps of Manny
25 Apr 2009
BANTAMWEIGHT king Gerry Peñalosa will try to annex the super bantamweight title to make himself the second Filipino to hold world boxing crowns in three different weight categories.
Peñalosa is a veteran of many ring wars but has never been knocked out in 62 professional fights. He lost six of t
PACQUIAO WATCH: Too shy or too in a hurry?
31 Mar 2009
IN too many words, lawyer Franklin ‘Jeng’ Gacal Jr. summed up the recent ABS-CBN-Solar Sports row involving Manny Pacquiao as a result of his client’s gullibility which reminded us of an old tale about the emperor and
OLIVA DECISIONS FLORES
30 Mar 2009
GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Jether Oliva bucked a sprained right wrist to coast to a unanimous win over durable Rogen Flores to retain his Mindanao Professional Boxing Federation (MPBF) light flyweight crown Saturday evening here.