4:22 pm June 11, 2015 | No Comment
Ed Picson can justifiably feel proud of his work at the Southeast Asian Games this week after the executive director of the Philippines amateur boxing board witnessed his 10-strong team of fighters all take home medals from Singapore.
12:06 pm May 13, 2015 | No Comment
The "Fight of the Century" between boxing greats Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao generated record pay-per-view revenue in the United States of $400 million from 4.4 million buys, cable networks Showtime and HBO said on Tuesday.
7:41 am May 6, 2015 | 3 Comments
Boxer Manny Pacquiao was sued in a US court on Tuesday by two people who said they paid to watch him fight Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the “Fight of Century” but felt defrauded by Pacquiao’s alleged failure to disclose a pre-bout shoulder injury.
8:32 am May 4, 2015 | No Comment
Heading into the much hyped "Fight of the Century", Floyd Mayweather Jr. repeatedly said his welterweight showdown with Manny Pacquiao was all about defining his legacy while preserving a perfect record as a professional.
2:45 pm April 30, 2015 | No Comment
Residents of the western Philippines are being asked to turn off their refrigerators so there will be enough electricity to watch this weekend’s fight between local boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather.
10:57 am April 30, 2015 | 1 Comment
When boxing hero Manny Pacquiao finally calls an end to his historic career in the ring, he will have his eyes on a much bigger prize — president of the Philippines.
5:02 pm April 28, 2015 | 1 Comment
Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao is confident he can beat American archrival Floyd Mayweather in Las Vegas on Saturday with the power of God, after abandoning a life he said was packed with sin condemning him to hell.
3:21 pm April 28, 2015 | No Comment
Patience has been profitable for Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. Six years after the two welterweight champions first discussed fighting, they’ll meet on Saturday in Las Vegas for the most lucrative boxing match in history. At least $300 million in revenue, largely from pay-per-view purchases and ticket sales, will be shared by the fighters, organizers say.
11:08 am April 27, 2015 | No Comment
Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao is idolized by tens of millions in the poverty-afflicted Philippines both for his punching power and as a national icon of hope after rising from the streets to the pinnacle of world boxing.
11:45 am April 3, 2015 | No Comment
Boxing legend Muhammad Ali isn’t in the prediction business when it comes to the May 2 mega-fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather.