LAS VEGAS - Manny Pacquiao's story is so remarkable that anyone familiar with it can't help but root that it doesn't come with a bad ending.Fighting his way out of abject poverty in the Philippines was ...
Aug 24, 2021
LAS VEGAS - Manny Pacquiao sounded like a fighter on his way out and a politician on his way up.He might have concealed his battered face behind big sunglasses, but Pacquiao didn't hide behind excuses or denial after a discouraging ...
Aug 23, 2021
LAS VEGAS - Although Manny Pacquiao hasn't decided what his future holds, the eight-division world champion realizes his 26-year professional boxing career might have ended on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time) with a disheartening loss.Yordenis Ugás is ...
Aug 22, 2021
EUMIR Felix Marcial admits he is feeling some pressure a day before he makes his highly-anticipated ring return.But the thought of winning his upcoming fight as a birthday gift to his promoter Manny Pacquiao is helping Marcial loosen up a ...
Dec 16, 2020
PACMAN, the dog, is goneThe well-loved Jack Russel Terrier which became the official mascot of boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao's team died Sunday after it was accidentally ran over at the garage of the Senator's mansion in General Santos City. ...
Jun 28, 2020
DURING a Maharlika Pilipinas Basketball League event for its Canada-based fans at the Seven Chiefs Sportsplex in Calgary, Alberta, league founder Manny Pacquiao got a welcome surprise: an unforgettable gift from a sneaker artist fan.The league was in town for ...
Jan 9, 2020
CHICAGO - Each time Manny Pacquiao stands in front of a mirror, he doesn't see a stranger glaring back at him.Except for some character lines that have traced his life's journey from rags to riches, the sitting Filipino ...
Jul 19, 2019
LAS VEGAS - Nothing moves the local Las Vegas economy faster than a night of championship boxing at The Strip. And it doesn't get any richer with Manny Pacquiao's name on the marquee.Atop one of the Towers of ...
Jan 19, 2019
CHICAGO -- While covering the Big 3 basketball championship at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas last week, I ran into the most influential man in combat sports, who has such star power he can turn a church bingo into an ...
Sep 2, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Who says this is an exclusive Jeff Horn territory?Manny Pacquiao got a bit surprised on Sunday after people at church service - mostly Australians - prayed for his victory when he defends his world welterweight title against Horn a week from ...
Jun 25, 2017
TIM Bradley has beaten Manny Pacquiao once, but his former trainer Joel Diaz believes it won't happen again.Speaking for the first time about the April 9 welterweight fight between the two longtime rivals, Diaz was candid enough to say ...
Mar 20, 2016
PBA
AFTER personally witnessing the exploits of Calvin Abueva, Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao did not hide his admiration for the Alaska Aces' Energy bunny."Magaling yung Abueva. Saka bilib ako sa stamina niya at energy," said Pacquiao in a chance interview ...
Jan 11, 2015
MACAU - While Filipinas swooned over Chris Algieri and his boy-next-door looks, Manny Pacquiao's charming wife Jinkee claimed her husband is still the better looking between the two."Mas pogi pa rin ang asawa ko," Jinkee told Spin.ph with ...
Nov 23, 2014
CHRIS Algieri just signed on for the biggest fight of his life after agreeing to a title fight against boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao on Thursday.The little-known boxer from Long Island, New York, is set to receive a guaranteed purse of ...
Jul 17, 2014
PBA
NOT just one, but possibly two or more players surnamed Pacquiao are looking to apply for the coming PBA Rookie Draft.Apart from boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao, his brother, former lightweight contender Bobby Pacquiao, is also keen to apply for the annual ...
May 26, 2014
INGLEWOOD, California - Juan Manuel Marquez won a clear unanimous decision over Mike Alvarado on Saturday night (Sunday, Manila time), dominating in his return to the Forum ring for its first boxing card in 13 years.Marquez (56-7-1) dismantled Alvarado with ...
May 18, 2014
PBA
DON'T look now, but two of the country's most celebrated sports icons may end up joining forces on the Kia Motors bench when the expansion team debuts in the PBA next season.Kia's incoming team manager Eric ...
May 15, 2014
PBA
YOU have to give it to the spin doctors of KIA Motors for this much talked about deal with Manny Pacquiao that extends all the way to the PBA.Sadly, this latest caper seems to be spinning out of control.Manny Pacquiao ...
May 12, 2014
PBA
Mrs. Wrecking Ball would rather see the 'Pacman' playing ball.MANNY Pacquiao's plan to be a playing-coach in the PBA may have raised a lot of eyebrows, but it has been met with approval from her mother. ...
May 12, 2014
PBA
YENG Guiao is already a colleague of Manny Pacquiao in Congress; now the two are bound to be rivals on the PBA sidelines as well."Yes, that's quite interesting," said the Rain or Shine coach when news came around that ...
May 9, 2014
PBA
AS he watched San Mig put away Alaska in their do-or-die match on Saturday, the first person that came to Aces coach Luigi Trillo's mind was Manny Pacquiao.Why?Well, the Alaska coach couldn't help but ...
Apr 27, 2014
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