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Displaying articles 181 to 190.Now shines Milan Melindo, the late-maturing star
Wed, 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
Yes, Pacquiao is taking Jeff Horn seriously
Fri, 19 May 2017
MANNY Pacquiao said he would first review the past three fights of Jeff Horn, whom he had heard of for the first time. This was before Pacquiao started training for his July 2 fight with the unbeaten but obscure Austral
Gilas: Good start; no clear next path
Wed, 17 May 2017
(FAREWELL, GENTLE BROTHER: A text message from columnist Al S. Mendoza midday on Monday said: ?Dialysis last 2 years; 2 sons, Bakoy, working at the DAP, and Jessie Boy, assistant pharmacist at the Cardinal Santos Hospital, both inaanak ko sa binyag. Pareng Mike Ramos died peacefully, whose words
Thou shall not recycle duds
Tue, 09 May 2017
SOME time in the third round, Julio Cesar Chavez, The Elder, was observed hollering from ringside for his son to throw more punches. Chavez Junior was softly, sporadically hitting at Canelo Alvarez. But going by th
Why KO win a must for Pacquiao
Sat, 06 May 2017
SO where should Manny Pacquiao go, what should he do, if he failed to knock out Jeff Horn of Australia in their July 2 encounter in Brisbane?
For the record, Pacquiao has made sure there would be a rematch in the eve
Donnie Nietes: Old warrior in a hurry?
Tue, 02 May 2017
AS expected, Donnie Nietes, star of the ALA Stable, won his world flyweight championship fight against an obscure Thai foe in Cebu on Sunday. The victory made Nietes a three-division world title winner.
Nietes, 34, how
Watch out for 2 good punchers in Cebu tonight
Sat, 29 Apr 2017
HIMSELF speaking, Tony Aldeguer, godfather of the famous ALA Promotions International , refused to promise fireworks in tonight?s ?Pinoy Pride 40: Domination? at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu City.
FANS START FEARING FOR PACQUIAO
Tue, 25 Apr 2017
(WHO FAULTED IN OSAKA?: His handlers claim the physique of former world bantamweight boxing champion Marlon Tapales, 25, popped up ahead, thus causing him to fail in making the 118-lbs limit for the WBO championship fight
End imperialism in Palaro. Now!
Mon, 24 Apr 2017
There?s this urgent call to correct ?the greatest of all social inequity in sports.?
National sports development guru Dr. Aparicio Mequi said this form of imperialism is symbolized and practiced in the annual Palarong Pambansa.
The Palaro opens today in Antique. President Duterte has been invi
Hurray! Not all that glitters is Erap gold
Fri, 21 Apr 2017
THE latest news from the Rizal Memorial Complex says the sale of the treasured national sports mecca has been stopped.
That?s truly heartwarming, to say the least; it?s a resounding triumph of culture and noble values over crass com