Philippines, 27 Jan 2015
  Home >> News

 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        


 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
News  


PACQUIAO DENIES ANY TALKS WITH MAYWEATHER


PhilBoxing.com




Comeback Fighter of the Year Manny Pacquiao won’t be climbing the ring until May and it won’t be against undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr.

This was confirmed by the three-time Fighter of the Year honoree of the Boxing Writers Association of America, who clarified as well as denied the much-awaited Pacquiao-Mayweather mega-fight in September is a done deal as reported by several media outfits.

“Not yet. Kung matutuloy man ang laban namin, wala pang katiyakan,” Pacquiao told Philboxing in a telephone interview. “If it’s a done deal already, puede ko ba namang di malaman yun? Wala talaga akong alam sa mga lumabas ngayon sa diyaryo.” (I know nothing about the reports coming out in the newpapers.)

Pacquiao also said reports that he is leaving shortly for the United States to start negotiation for the Pacquiao-Mayweather encounter were also not true.

“No, I have no plan to go to the U.S. to talk to Floyd. Hindi rin totoo yan,” he assured. “Gusto sana naming ng pamilya ko na magbakasyon, but the school will be re-opening next week, so wala nang time. At para puntahan si Floyd, wala talaga sa plano.’

“Masaya na rin naman kami, my wife Jinkee, and our children (Jimwell, Michael, Quennie and Princess), na magkakasama noong Pasko at New Year. There’s no need really to leave,” Pacquiuao said.

“I have been saying this over and over again, I am not afraid to fight anybody, but if somebody doesn’t want to fight me, same here. I, too, won’t face him who doesn’t want to face me,” the 35-year-old ring idol declared.

“Floyd himself has been telling the whole world, ayaw nya akong labanan. The feeling is mutual. Pero kung gugustuhin niyang finally labanan ako, okay with me,” Pacquiao - who had just bounced back from a dismal 2012 when he lost by knockout to Juan Manuel Marquez - by beating Brandon Rios last November, said.

“Floyd has also been saying, he will only fight me if I separate from Top Rank and Bob Arum, imposible yun kasi ang kontrata ko valid hanggang ngayong taon na ito pa. So how? he asked. “Ibig sabihin, kung hindi ako ire-renew, next year pa kami puedeng mag-usap tungkol sa laban.”

The fighting Sarangani Congressman said that while he is awaiting who his next dance partner, he’s been busying himself attending to his constituents’ needs as well as spreading the Gospel to whoever cares to listen.

Late this month, Pacquiao said he and his team will go to Cebu and Bohol, provinces hardly hit by earthquake last November. Shortly after beating Rios, Pacquiao and his group proceeded to Leyte and Samar to fulfill his promise of extending help to victims of super typhoon-Yolanda.

“Actually, I am not thinking yet of my next fight,” he said. “Wala pa namang napililing kalaban. Nag-e-enjoy muna ako kasama ang pamilya at nagtuturo ng Bible. Kasi kapag may kalaban na, simula na naman ang ensayo at malalayo na naman ako kay Jinkee at sa mga bata.”


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Eddie Alinea.


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • Chance of a mega bout all but gone
    By Recah Trinidad, Tue, 27 Jan 2015
  • Carlsen Wins Tata Steel Chess 2015; Wesley So tied for 2nd place
    By Jose "joeyj" Jereos Jr., Tue, 27 Jan 2015
  • BRAYD 'THE GREAT WHITE' SMITH TO TAKE ON EGYPTIAN CHAMP FOR WBA OCEANIA TITLE
    By , Tue, 27 Jan 2015
  • TOP Brazilian Contender Patrick Teixeira Signs with Golden Boy Promotions
    By , Tue, 27 Jan 2015
  • NBA - The saga of J.R. Smith
    By Alex Boytan, Tue, 27 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Cavs stay hot, beat Thunder, 108-98
    By Jose Carlos Monroy, Tue, 27 Jan 2015
  • Stephen "Scooter" Fulton to take on Eric Gotay this Saturday at the 2300 Arena in Philadelphia
    By , Mon, 26 Jan 2015
  • Praise For Counihan Ahead Of Jan 30th London Showdown With Kis
    By , Mon, 26 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Whiteside's triple-double dooms Bulls
    By Adeline Deladisma, Mon, 26 Jan 2015
  • SULAIMAN CONVINCED PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER FIGHT WILL HAPPEN
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Mon, 26 Jan 2015
  • Francisco to fight in Tibay ng Pinoy 6
    By Lito delos Reyes, Mon, 26 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Hornets nip Knicks, 76-71
    By Eric Biasbas, Mon, 26 Jan 2015
  • PACQUIAO MEETS AMIR KHAN IN LONDON GYM, DISCUSSES POSSIBLE FIGHT
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • BERNABE CONCEPCION, AL SABUAPAN SCORE KO WINS OVER INDONESIAN FOES
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • GOLDEN BOY LIVE! FEATURES RISING TEXAN TALENT ON JANUARY 26 ROCKY JUAREZ VS. ROBINSON CASTELLANOS UNDERCARD
    By , Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • RIOS MAULS ALVARADO
    By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • RIOS ANNIHILATES ALVARADO IN 3 (PHOTOS)
    By Dong Secuya, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • ZURDO RAMIREZ DEFEATS MAXIM VLASOV
    By , Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • EARLY RESULTS FROM COLORADO: PONOMAREV, GVOZDYK, DARANYI WIN
    By , Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • SHOWTIME’S ESPINOZA MUDDLING THE ISSUE IN “PACQUIAO-MAYWEATHER”
    By Reni M. Valenzuela, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • But Khan poor Amir take a big one?
    By Recah Trinidad, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • HEAVYWEIGHTS SPICE UP THRILLA IN ANGONO
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Knicks dump Magic for third straight win
    By Ben Paz, Sun, 25 Jan 2015
  • NBA -- Cavs rout Hornets, extend win streak to five
    By Mariano Cueva, Sun, 25 Jan 2015


  •  




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2015 philboxing.com.