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All articles by Epifanio M. Almeda
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Displaying articles 61 to 70.Wishes for Philippine Boxing 2009
Thu, 01 Jan 2009
2008 is exceptional for Philippine Boxing mainly because of Manny Pacquiao?s once in a lifetime exploits. While adding a junior lightweight belt to his laurels is an accomplishment, winning a lightweight crown is of greater imp
It?s high time they blame Manny Pacquiao
Fri, 26 Dec 2008
The ?they? refers to those who up to this time still could not accept a Filipino is better than the rest of the world. Except for billiards maybe, Filipinos are expected to lose in any athletic competition they are in.
Boxing Judge in the US to make Filipinos Proud
Mon, 15 Dec 2008
I?m referring to Jonathan ?the Best? Davis. Jonny figured prominently in the 4 February 2008 Boxing Confidential article ?Jonathan Davis: His Integrity Would've Lit Up Diogenes And His Famous Lamp!? when he uphe
?All ?Manny? to Give?
Thu, 04 Dec 2008
Reading articles these past days about Manny Pacquiao giving away, sharing more of his many blessings to others brings to mind the title of an older movie ?All mine to give?.
On thanksgiving in the US Manny gave away 500 turk
Tell your boxer all the ring rules
Wed, 19 Nov 2008
The expected exciting fight at the Elorde Sports Center in Para?aque City, Philippines, last Saturday, 15 November 2008, abruptly ended midway in the 2nd round when the fighter who accidentally fell outside of the ring did not know what to do next.
Non-stop puncher boxer Jonathan Tacuning was fi
The Philippine Boxing Crown Prince
Sat, 08 Nov 2008
Manny Pacquiao, the pride of Philippine boxing who will be 30 years old next month, is seeing the end of his fighting days after two or three more fights. He might be forced by circumstances to fight some more. But
'He Should Fight and Beat Him'
Mon, 04 Aug 2008
Who should fight whom?
Oscar de la Hoya?s dilemma as to who should be facing him from the opposite corner of the ring in his declared last fight has been and still is an intriguing subject of discussions among boxing fans.
Oscar?s stature and contribution to boxing placed him in the position
Buenos ?Diaz?, David
Wed, 07 May 2008
Now that his fight with the arguably most exciting and fun to watch fighter already set, it will be more ?buenos dias? (good days) David will wake up to after June 28.
While it is his WBC lightweight championship which is at sta
When Fighters Don?t Fight
Sun, 20 Apr 2008
The semblance of a fight put up by junior-featherweights Noel Sungahid and Anthony Esmedina marred the action packed Summer Heat Boxing card presented by the Elorde International Productions at the Elorde Sports Complex in Sucat, Para?aque City last night.
Sungahid and Esmedina overdid their hug
Sat, 19 Apr 2008
?Flip? is what comes out from a foreigner?s mouth who finds it difficult, and without malice, in articulating ?Filipino?. But some bigot boxing fanatics derisively call Filipino fighters and fans ?flips? out of envy a