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Pacquiao treated like a Hollywood star in LA
The Manila Bulletin, Wed, 24 Mar 2004
LOS ANGELES ? Manny Pacquiao has become a big attraction at the Wild Card Gym, attracting droves of fans in his second day of training at Freddie Roach?s famous sweat shop in Hollywood. The Filipino boxing hero?s one-and-a-half-hour, one-on-one session with Roach atop the ring had barely ended w  Read Full Story >>>

Champ awaits Pacquiao-Marquez winner
The Philippine Star, Wed, 24 Mar 2004
The winner of the upcoming Manny Pacquiao-Juan Marquez clash on May 8 will get the biggest prize of all ? a showdown with reigning WBC (World Boxing Council) super-featherweight champion Erik Morales. HBO has announced its plans to line up the winner in the Pacquiao-Marquez bout against Morales   Read Full Story >>>

High-altitude training for Manny Pacquiao foe
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Wed, 24 Mar 2004
ANTICIPATING the most difficult fight of his career, reigning WBA/IBF featherweight king Juan Manuel "Dinamita" Marquez of Mexico has added high-altitude training to his regimen more than two months before he tangles with Ring Magazine featherweight ruler Manny Pacquiao on May 8 at the MGM Grand Hot  Read Full Story >>>

Morales eyes Pacquiao-Marquez winner
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, Wed, 24 Mar 2004
ASIDE from the pair of featherweight crowns that would book him a place to boxing immortality being the first Asian pug to collect three world titles in different weight divisions ever, Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao has found an added motivation to pound IBF/WBA 126-pound king Juan Manuel Marque  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao training twice as hard
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard, Wed, 24 Mar 2004
Manny Pacquiao, realizing that beating World Boxing Association/International Boxing Federation champion Juan Manuel Marquez is his ticket to a megabuck showdown with World Boxing Council junior lightweight champion Erik Morales, is training hard under the watchful eye of Freddie Roach at his Wild C  Read Full Story >>>

Erik Morales Awaits Pacquiao-Marquez Winner, Tue, 23 Mar 2004
The winner of the upcoming Manny Pacquiao-Juan Marquez bout in May, will get the biggest prize of all, a showdown with WBC Super-Featherweight champion Erik Morales. Although Morales has a slated unification match against IBF champ Carlos Hernandez, he is well aware that upon winning his fight w  Read Full Story >>>

Boorish behavior
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Tue, 23 Mar 2004
Last week, HBO (Home Box Office) Sports sent a TV crew here to shoot footage of world featherweight boxing champion Manny Pacquiao. The idea was to show how Pacquiao is loved in his home country. The footage will be aired to promote Pacquiao?s fight against International Boxing Federation and Wo  Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao camp: Marquez an easier foe
By Dominic Menor, ABS-CBN News, Tue, 23 Mar 2004
Just how good is Juan Manuel Marquez? If one of the insiders at Manny Pacquiao?s camp is to be believed, Marquez may not even be as good as the last opponent Pacquiao faced. Asked what Pacquiao?s chances were against Marquez, the current featherweight champion of the World Boxing Association  Read Full Story >>>

Murad, Roach and Pacquiao reunited
By Steve Kim,, Mon, 22 Mar 2004
Promoter Murad Muhammad swore that as long as he was working with featherweight king Manny Pacquiao that there was no way Freddie Roach would be in his corner ever again. Roach swore that as long as Muhammad was promoting the Filipino that he would no longer train 'the Pac Man'. Well, not only is  Read Full Story >>>

?I will be ready?
The Manila Bulletin, Mon, 22 Mar 2004
LOS ANGELES ? Manny Pacquiao did light workout in his first day at Freddie Roach?s Wild Card gym in Hollywood, confident he will hit peak form in time for his May 8 encounter with IBF and WBA featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Checking in at the Vagabond In  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Mon, 22 Mar 2004
Freddie Roach, 2003 ?Trainer of the Year? put Ring Magazine featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao through a hard grind on the very first day he set foot in Roach?s Wild Card Gym in Los Angeles, Saturday after a smooth flight from Manila to Los Angeles aboard a Philippine Airlines flight accompanied   Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao begins 'hellish' training
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Mon, 22 Mar 2004
THE ATHMOSPHERE is a complete turnaround from the hectic schedule he left behind which include movie and endorsement shoots, party invitations, pool hall visits, and a little boxing. A day after arriving in the United States from an exhaustive trip from the Philippines where he almost missed his  Read Full Story >>>

Biggest paycheck for Manny Pacquiao
ABS-CBN News, Mon, 22 Mar 2004
As Manny Pacquiao, the new brown hope of boxing (if we are to hear out the hyperbole oozing from the lips of oleaginous US boxing promoter Murad Muhammad in Manila last week), flew out to Los Angeles to start getting serious about his upcoming world championship bout in Las Vegas, all the talk was o  Read Full Story >>>

Roach and Pacquiao Reunited, Sun, 21 Mar 2004
After a public tug-of-war for featherweight Manny Pacquiao, it looks like not only will 'the Pac Man' proceed with promoter Murad Muhammad, but in a bigger surprise, trainer Freddie Roach. Pacquiao, who has a big fight against Juan Manuel Marquez on May 8th, visited the trainer at his Hollywood g  Read Full Story >>>

?Marquez tougher than Barrera?
By Winchell Campos, The Daily Tribune, Sun, 21 Mar 2004
LOS ANGELES, CA ? Hall of fame trainer Freddie Roach was excited to reunite with Manny Pacquiao but not until Saturday morning here to whip up a rigorous seven-week training regimen for the Filipino who is embarking on a crucial title fight with Mexican IBF and WBA featherweight champion Juan Manuel  Read Full Story >>>

A rooster for Manny
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, Sun, 21 Mar 2004
Lawyer and sportsman Rudy Salud has an interesting proposition for world featherweight boxing champion Manny Pacquiao. If Pacquiao beats Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico in Las Vegas on May 8, Salud will give up his prized "Winning Time" rooster and four hens as a reward. Salud made the offer d  Read Full Story >>>

A nation's faith and hopes are in good hands
By Dominic Menor, ABS-CBN News, Sun, 21 Mar 2004
Manny Pacquiao?s success in his May 8 encounter with Juan Manuel Marquez hinges on one important premise: that he gets into similar prefight condition the way he did against Marco Antonio Barrera. Despite the daunting image of two belts strapped around Marquez?s waist, despite the mounting contr  Read Full Story >>>

By Ronnie Nathanielsz,, Sat, 20 Mar 2004
Manny Pacquiao almost missed his flight for Los Angeles Friday night because he hadn?t obtained his US visa at the close of office hours Friday . However, thanks to Chris Rowan Chief of the Non Immigrant Visa Division of the US Embassy and his deputy Anita Alegra who processed his papers as late as   Read Full Story >>>

Pacquiao up in latest Ring Pound-for-Pound ratings
By Salven L. Lagumbay,, Sat, 20 Mar 2004
The march towards marquee stardom continues for reigning consensus featherweight king Manny Pacquiao. Yesterday, the Ring Magazine, considered as the ?Bible of Boxing,? upgraded the southpaw Pacquiao as the no. 5 pound-for-pound best fighter in the planet for the month of March, up a notch from h  Read Full Story >>>

Juan Manuel M?rquez y Melchor Cob se concentraron por la tarde del jueves llenos de optimismo, para lo que ser?n sus peleas titulares del 8 de mayo y 24 de abril, respectivamente, ante el filipino Manny Pacquiao y Jorge ?Travieso? Arce. Ayer mismo por la tarde viajaron al Nevado de Toluca, donde   Read Full Story >>>

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