EIGHT hours of waiting and Floyd Mayweather was a no-show.The retired unbeaten boxing champion spurned a scheduled press conference for him at the Resorts World Manila where members of the working media were made to wait from 3 p.m ...
Apr 2, 2019
FLOYD Mayweather Jr. is simply his own boss.The unbeaten boxer who kept Manny Pacquiao waiting for so long for a title fight did the same for members of the Philippine media who were invited to his press conference at Resorts World ...
Apr 2, 2019
BOXING superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. may be a fearless fighter inside the ring but he's just as concerned about his skin.The American fighter is currently in the Philippines, he's been to the world-famous island of Boracay, and now ...
Apr 2, 2019
LOS ANGELES - Breakfast at Manny Pacquiao's house began with a silent prayer, followed by more silence around the big dining room table as his massive entourage waited for the fighter to take the first bite.On the morning menu in ...
Jan 16, 2019
CHICAGO - Fame is supposed to last only 15 minutes, ticking gingerly on borrowed time. And just like the blazing sun, an athlete's celebrity status eventually sets.You wonder those things about Manny Pacquiao.He just turned 40. He has a ...
Jan 15, 2019
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MANNY Pacquiao took another dig at retired rival Floyd Mayweather Jr. for taking on overmatched Tenshin Nasukawa in a nine-minute exhibition fight, and worse, going to the extent of knocking out his hapless Japanese opponent.The 40-year-old Filipino boxing ...
Jan 12, 2019
MANNY Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. crossed paths again on Tuesday (Wednesday Manila time) at the Staples Center during the Los Angeles Clippers' home game against the Charlotte Hornets.Pacquiao was in attendance for Filipino Heritage Night. Mayweather is a fixture ...
Jan 9, 2019
WASHINGTON - Boxing legend Floyd Mayweather and music producer DJ Khaled have agreed to pay a total $750,000 to settle federal regulators' charges that they failed to disclose payments they received for promoting investments in digital-currency securities.The settlement of ...
Nov 30, 2018
IT looked like easy money, and there's no one more qualified to judge that than the founder and titular head of The Money Team.But sometimes chasing a pile of cash is more difficult than it seems.Floyd Mayweather Jr. ...
Nov 9, 2018
CHICAGO - Almost 800 days since his last appearance on U.S, soil, the legendary Manny Pacquiao will bring back the show to Las Vegas where he will defend his WBA welterweight title against Adrian Broner.According to a SPIN.ph source, an ...
Oct 7, 2018
IT'S not Floyd Mayweather Jr. yet for Manny Pacquiao, but at least someone who's also connected with boxing's so-called 'Money Man.'Former world champion Adrian Broner has suddenly become the frontrunner to be Pacquaio's next opponent in ...
Oct 4, 2018
NEW YORK - Floyd Mayweather is the champ at making money.Forbes magazine reported Tuesday that the boxer is again the highest paid athlete and for the fourth time in seven years. His estimated earnings, including endorsements, for 2017 were $285 million. That ...
Jun 6, 2018
SECRETARY Bong Go had retired boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. on the retreat during his very first visit to the country last week.The 41-year-old Mayweather was quick to apologize to President Duterte's special assistant after his entourage showed ...
May 14, 2018
NOT unless one of them goes out of his way, there's not going to be any Philippine meet-up for rivals Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr.Working on a hectic schedule, the two boxing superstars' paths are not about to ...
May 8, 2018
IT'S a scene straight out of a Fast and Furious movie.True to his reputation, boxing legend and superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr arrived in style as luxurious cars ranging from Lamborghinis to a Hummer were on hand to welcome him ...
May 8, 2018
FLOYD Mayweather Jr doesn't know what the futiure holds for him.All he is focused on is the present. And for him, boxing is in the past."I'm an old man now, so there's no word ...
May 8, 2018
IT'S all about the beaches and nothing to do with boxing.Floyd Mayweather Jr. is making a surprise visit to the country of former rival Manny Pacquiao to explore its 'natural wonders and beauty' and enjoy its world-famous ...
May 7, 2018
LAS VEGAS - Canelo Alvarez was just Saul Alvarez back then, a red-haired 15-year-old who wanted nothing more than to make some money boxing.He got his chance on a summer night in 2005 in a suburb of Guadalajara, Mexico, ...
Sep 15, 2017
CHICAGO - I first met Floyd Mayweather in September of 2002, during the final press conference for the Oscar Dela Hoya versus Fernando Vargas super welterweight brawl at the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.Back then, he was simply Pretty Floyd, ...
Aug 30, 2017
LAS VEGAS - Conor McGregor was drinking Irish whiskey and acting like he had won. Floyd Mayweather Jr. was reminiscing about his early days as a fighter and looking forward to a different kind of business at his strip club.There were smiles ...
Aug 28, 2017
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