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All articles by Edwin G. Espejo
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Displaying articles 61 to 70.JETHER OLIVA: NEW KID ON THE BLOCK
Tue, 21 Oct 2008
PROMISING Jether Oliva defies the typical Filipino professional boxer.
He was born to a lower middle class family and is one of the few professional boxers who chose to at least finish a two-year college course before tur
PACQUIAO WATCH: Would-be Manny's are coming, where are the promoters?
Fri, 10 Oct 2008
Mepranum (L) and Sonsona.
GENERAL SANTOS -- It took more than seven years before the magnitude of Manny Pacquiao's breakthrough performance in boxing's
24/7 DE LA HOYA-PACQUIAO COVERAGE: HBO CREW ARRIVES IN GENSAN
Fri, 10 Oct 2008
GENERAL SANTOS CITY ? A crew from Home Box office (HBO) arrived here Wednesday to start filming a television special on Filipino boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao.
The special will be aired on HBO's 24/7 and will form
PACQUIAO WATCH: His own American Dream
Fri, 03 Oct 2008
ON his own, Manny Pacquiao is already a big name in boxing.
But his December 6 date with Oscar de la Hoya, boxing world's biggest cash cow, has him crashing into the world of big league celebrities that has eluded the Fil
PACQUIAO WATCH: Marquez won, so what?
Wed, 17 Sep 2008
HOSANNAHS are now sang all over the boxing world after Juan Manuel Marquez knocked out Joel Casamayor in the 11th round to crown himself as Ring Magazine's lightweight king.
Lost in the process was Marquez's arroga
PACQUIAO WATCH: Getting under Oscar's skin
Fri, 12 Sep 2008
ANYONE who thinks they could handle Manny Pacquiao's speed and power will most of the time end up on seats of their pants.
Just ask Marco Antonio Barrera, Juan Manuel Marquez and Erik Morales, the Mexican triumvirate who h
PACQUIAO NOW WEIGHS 154 LBS
Thu, 11 Sep 2008
GENERAL SANTOS CITY ? With just a couple of days before he flies to the US to promote his December 6 bout with Oscar dela Hoya and start heavy training, Manny is just seven pounds over the agreed 147-pound weight limit of their m
PACQUIAO OFF TO U.S. SEPT 14
Mon, 08 Sep 2008
GENERAL SANTOS CITY (September 8) - World Boxing Council lightweight champion Manny Pacquiao will leave on September 14 for the US for a seven-city tour to drum up fan interest for his December mega fight with Oscar dela Hoy
PACQUIAO WATCH: Go back to your roots Manny
Tue, 02 Sep 2008
AGAINST an ageing but still dangerous Oscar dela Hoya, Filipino pitbull fighter Manny Pacquaio should take a page from his being a Mindanaoan.
Crazy? No, just being an armchair boxing analyst.
You see, Oscar dela Ho
PACQUIAO WATCH: Manny got what he wished
Sat, 30 Aug 2008
THERE must be something sweeter in the candy bowl that prompted World Boxing Council lightweight king Manny Pacquiao to dip his hands into it.
Everybody in Team Pacquiao, including Manny himself, is zipping their mouth shut.