List of Articles by Edwin G. Espejo
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Displaying articles 81 to 90.PACQUIAO WATCH: Gamesmanship
07 Apr 2008
MANILA visitor Juan Manuel Marquez, from whom Manny Pacquiao wrested the World Boxing Council super featherweight crown, was again in his element.
He still refuses to accept the close split decision loss he suffe
PACQUIAO WATCH: What price is right?
19 Mar 2008
GOLDEN Boy Promotion’s Richard Schafer just raised the ante when he offered Manny Pacquiao a guaranteed $6 million purse for an immediate with Juan Manuel Marquez.
The offer goes beyond any weight limit.
It was perhaps a spur of the moment, knee-jerk reaction to the controversy that followed t
PACQUIAO WATCH: Controversy good for Pacquiao
18 Mar 2008
ALTHOUGH in my own scorecard Manny Pacquiao won in his rematch with Juan Manuel Marquez even if I may have erred in giving him the last round, it was a close decision nonetheless.
But it would be the height of stupidity an
PACQUIAO WATCH: Failed expectations?
17 Mar 2008
HAS Manny Pacquiao become a victim of his own success?
This might as well be the question that should be answered instead of endlessly and passionately debating whether he won or lost his rematch and overly hyped unfinishe
PACQUIAO WATCH: Sheer heart won it for Manny
17 Mar 2008
A WEEK before Manny Pacquiao fought Juan Manuel Marquez for the World Boxing Council (WBC) super featherweight title, I did some scouting and laid down what it would take for both fighters to win and put a period to the controversial standoff decision of their 2004 first bout.
It turned out that
16 Mar 2008
MANNY Pacquiao finally solved the puzzle that is Juan Manuel Marquez by eking out a close and exciting split decision victory to etch his name in the record books of professional boxing.
He also erased the ghost of his pas
PACQUIAO WATCH: Which punch to watch?
13 Mar 2008
Two more sleeps and the whole world of boxing fans will be glued on to their television sets, live on cable and delayed telecast on free TV.
Lest we forget to tell everybody, March 15 (March 16 Sunday morning in Manila) is D-Day
PACQUIAO WATCH: It's Personal This Time
11 Mar 2008
WHEN Manny Pacquiao and reigning World Boxing Council super featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez climb to the ring this Sunday morning (March 16, Manila time), they will have their respective countrymen rooting for them.
Marquez made it very clear that he is fighting for his native land Mex
PACQUIAO WATCH: Recipe for victory
04 Mar 2008
Is the defeat of Rafael Marquez in the hands of Israel Vasquez for the super bantamweight crown on March 2 a portent of things to come for his brother’s fate against Manny Pacquiao?
In one of the greatest fights in recent
PACQUIAO WATCH: How To Beat Manny
11 Feb 2008
I have always said that the only way to beat Manny Pacquiao is to crowd him from the inside and deny him the leverage to unload his powerful left bombs.
You have to bully the Filipino bomber and make him fight defensively if you