Articles about Wbo Welterweight Title Fight

FROM Tim Bradley, Adrian Broner, to Mikey Garcia, Jessie Vargas has shared the ring with some of the world's best fighters.And on top of that is Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao, who according to Vargas, was the best he ever ...
May 31, 2020
LAS VEGAS - Keith Thurman certainly seems like more than the modern Manny Pacquiao should be able to handle.Thurman (29-0, 22 KOs) is a decade younger, certainly more powerful and maybe even a bit faster than his famously speedy opponent. Thurman ...
Jul 20, 2019
NOT so fast, Brisbane.The Philippines is seriously bidding to bring here the projected December rematch between boxing legend Manny Pacquiao and reigning champion Jeff Horn for the World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight crown.The Department of Tourism announced the grand plan ...
Aug 22, 2017
MANNY Pacquiao insisted the recent fight he had against Jeff Horn for the World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title was his last under his current contract with Top Rank.Don't expect the boxing legend to go elsewhere, though.The 38-year- ...
Jul 25, 2017
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - As the smoke of battle cleared, so did Manny Pacquiao's thoughts about losing to Jeff Horn and yielding his World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight title.While the boxing icon maintains he still respects the decision of the three ...
Jul 3, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Celebrated ring announcer Michael Buffer credits the late great Muhammad Ali for the popularity he currently enjoys.The ring announcer with the velvety voice admitted 'The Greatest' inspired him to come up with the now famous 'Let's get ready ...
Jul 2, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Taking a lesson or two from former world champion Ricky Hatton, Jeff Horn is not about to go toe-to-toe against a puncher as deadly as Manny Pacquiao, especially in the early goings of their world title fight on ...
Jul 1, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Jeff Horn turned to boxing at a young age after being frequently bullied as a kid growing up in Queensland.Manny Pacquiao is looking to do the same thing to him on Sunday.And with the local hero expected to ...
Jul 1, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Manny Pacquiao is not underestimating the punching power of Jeff Horn, although the boxing legend believes he's very much capable of enduring the best the local hero could give in their world title fight on Sunday.Pacquiao had gone ...
Jun 30, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Buboy Fernandez is not about to get carried away with claims by the camp of Jeff Horn about his last-minute weight problem heading to Sunday's showdown with the great Manny Pacquiao.The long-time buddy and trainer of ...
Jun 30, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - It seems Jeff Horn has an immediate battle to overcome before taking on Manny Pacquiao three days from now.The former school teacher vying for a first ever world title this Sunday admitted still being six pounds over the limit ...
Jun 29, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Jeff Horn continued to put the pressure on Manny Pacquiao as he criticized once more the reigning champion from the Philippines for his supposed utter lack of interest with the way he acted up during the final presser for their ...
Jun 29, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - His name evokes that of a boxing legend. And Dundee Kim hopes to produce one four days from now.The strength and conditioning coach of Jeff Horn is hopeful the Australian challenger would be able to pull off an upset ...
Jun 29, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - The hunger factor could be one thing going Jeff Horn's way as he vies for his first ever world title on Sunday.Young and eager to prove his worth, Horn could be the hungrier fighter than Manny Pacquiao when ...
Jun 28, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - An Australian Rocky story? Jeff Horn hopes to fit the role and be the latest real-life Rocky Balboa imitation.The 29-year-old Horn continues to display a brave stand in the light of greater odds facing him Sunday ...
Jun 28, 2017
BRISBANE, Australia - Manny Pacquiao doesn't take it personally that a Filipino boxer helped Jeff Horn get in shape for their welterweight title showdown this Sunday.Czar Amonsot was commissioned by the camp of the Australian challenger to be his main sparring ...
Jun 27, 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
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - Jeff Horn seemed to be the ideal opponent for Manny Pacquiao in his search for a knockout win.So it would really be a big letdown if the reigning World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion walks away with a ...
Jun 23, 2017
GENERAL SANTOS CITY - The effects of ageing spares no one. Not even a boxing legend and an eight-time world division champion.Manny Pacquiao said age is indeed, fast catching up on him as he admitted his body now needs some time ...
Jun 23, 2017
PBA
WHAT a way for Chris Ross to get himself pumped up for the coming PBA Commissioner's Cup playoffs.Taking time out from his busy schedule with San Miguel, the top Fil-Am guard tried to psyche himself up for the quarterfinal ...
Jun 3, 2017
FREDDIE Roach is not worried about security matters in Mindanao as Manny Pacquiao's training camp for his coming title fight with Jeff Horn shifts to General Santos next week.The renowned trainer said he feels secured just being around the boxing ...
Jun 3, 2017
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