Articles about Juan Manuel Marquez

JUAN Manuel Marquez would rather preserve the memory of his resounding victory over archrival Manny Pacquiao than face the Filipino bomber for a fifth time in the ring.Not even the color of money could convince the Mexican warrior to agree and ...
May 14, 2020
WAS it really a draw?Sixteen years ago yet the riveting outcome of the first-ever Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez world featherweight title bout remains one of the most contentious, highly-debated decisions in boxing history, an endless discussion that has ...
May 8, 2020
CANASTOTA, N.Y. - The International Boxing Hall of Fame has canceled its Hall of Fame weekend in June because of the coronavirus pandemic.Executive director Ed Brophy said on Sunday (Monday, Manila time) that this year's class will be honored ...
Mar 30, 2020
EVEN on the day he announced his retirement, Juan Manuel Marquez still had a parting shot for bitter rival Manny Pacquiao.The four-time world champion from Mexico was presented with a ring-shaped cake in a ceremony marking his retirement from ...
Aug 8, 2017
LOS ANGELES - Former two-division world boxing champion Timothy Bradley is retiring.Bradley confirmed his decision on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) night in a statement issued after he commentated on Vasyl Lomachenko's victory over Miguel Marriaga in downtown Los Angeles. ...
Aug 6, 2017
IT doesn't take an expert to guess what Juan Manuel Marquez considers the highlight of his storied career.The 43-year-old Mexican great has put his celebrated rivalry with Manny Pacquiao as the highlight of his achievement as a ...
Aug 5, 2017
THE storied rivalry between boxing greats Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez has come to a close.A breaking report by ESPN bared Marquez is set to make his retirement official this weekend, signalling the end of another era in the rich ...
Aug 4, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - As expected, Jeff Horn and his corner are using Juan Manuel Marquez as the perfect blueprint in the hope of scoring a major upset against the highly-favored Manny Pacquiao.The Australian native bared studying Pacquiao's 2012 loss to ...
Jun 26, 2017
AUSTRALIA - Undefeated Australian boxer Jeff Horn will carry a Juan Manuel Marquez mindset to the biggest fight of his career against Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao.The former schoolteacher from Brisbane has spent hours playing and replaying a YouTube video of that ...
Apr 24, 2017
HIS cold blooded knockout win over Manny Pacquiao will always be in the memory bank of Juan Manuel Marquez.It'll stay that way forever even if it meant forsaking a mind-boggling career purse for the Mexican warrior.Marquez emphatically declared ...
Jan 29, 2017
LAS VEGAS - For someone who has fought Manny Pacquiao four times, it was easy for longtime rival Juan Manuel Marquez to notice there seems to be something amiss in the Filipino boxing icon.The Mexican believes Pacquiao is not totally focused on ...
Apr 9, 2016
LAS VEGAS - Freddie Roach said Tim Bradley never hurt Manny Pacquiao in their two previous fights.He doesn't see it happening either this Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time) when Pacquiao and Bradley clash for a third time at the MGM Grand ...
Apr 8, 2016
LAS VEGAS -Sorry, Timothy Bradley, but Manny Pacquiao will never, ever get caught with right hook counter again.The pride of General Santos City said he's already learned his lesson from the past and is not bound to do the same ...
Apr 7, 2016
HOLLYWOOD - Freddie Roach has allayed fears there's something wrong with Manny Pacquiao's feet just a week before his third fight against American Tim Bradley.For the past few days, Pacquiao, 37, has been complaining about his right foot, which ...
Apr 4, 2016
HOLLYWOOD - Manny Pacquiao came up with his boxing playlist of the best ever fights he had in his more than two decades as a warrior in the ring.Expectedly, his loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. last summer wasn't up there.His ...
Apr 1, 2016
TOP Rank Promotions chief Bob Arum believes Manny Pacquiao's comeback fight in 2016 would also be his farewell bout as he seeks a Senate seat in next year's national elections.But that doesn't mean Arum is inclined to put ...
Oct 22, 2015
ESPN has listed Manny Pacquiao as the second best boxer in the world in its latest pound for pound rankings.It's a no-brainer who's at the top.Floyd Mayweather Jr. retained his spot at No.1 after ...
May 7, 2015
LAS VEGAS - Eight years after, Freddie Roach gets another chance to taint Floyd Mayweather's perfect record.Roach takes another shot at the unbeaten American on Saturday (Sunday, Manila time) when he works Manny Pacquiao's corner in a 12-round world ...
May 1, 2015
LAS VEGAS - Freddie Roach was pleased to see Manny Pacquiao finally studying Floyd Mayweather fight videos; Mayweather said it is not mutual.The unbeaten American claimed he has not watched a single video of a Pacquiao fight just to drive home how ...
Apr 29, 2015
LOS ANGELES - More than a decade after, look who's back to haunt Manny Pacquiao?Burt Clements, the boxing judge who cost Pacquiao a win in his first-ever meeting with Juan Manuel Marquez in their world featherweight title showdown in 2004, ...
Apr 22, 2015
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