With his clear victory over Timothy Bradley in their grudge rematch on Saturday in Las Vegas, Manny Pacquiao vaulted back as top contender to American Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the latest pound-for-pound rankings of Ring Magazine in the welterweight division.
Rain or Shine, a finalist in the last two PBA conferences, and Barangay Ginebra, a side which its throng of diehards feel has underachieved in the same span, clash Sunday for the critical No. 6 spot in the PBA Commissioner’s Cup playoffs at Smart Araneta Coliseum.
UAAP champion Ateneo hopes to come out strong after a two-week break as it tangles with St. Benilde Sunday in the Shakey’s V-League First Conference at Filoil Flying V Arena in San Juan.
Rafael Nadal lost to Spanish compatriot David Ferrer 7-6 (1), 6-4 in the quarterfinals on Friday, his earliest exit at the Monte Carlo Masters in 11 years.
The shorts Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao wore in his victory over Timothy Bradley last weekend sold for $40,000 or at least P1, 750,000 in an auction in Los Angeles, a report said.
Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 16 points as the New York Knicks, playing without the injured Carmelo Anthony, beat the Brooklyn Nets 109-98 on Tuesday to win the season series between city rivals.
Scarves donated by football clubs across the world were laid out in the center circle at Anfield, forming the shape of the number “96″ beneath a clear blue sky.
Cebu City police have been directed to be on alert and ensure peace and order in and around establishments offering a live showing of the fight between Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao and American Tim Bradley on Sunday.
Boxing’s greatest fighters always had those great rivalries and series. For eight-division World Champion Manny Pacquiao he had three, and a fourth one coming.
The power outages that have been afflicting several Mindanao areas, sometimes lasting up to seven hours each day, may be a source of frustration for the legions of fans of Manny Pacquiao.