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Donaire junks Garcia as coach, taps father

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Nonito Donaire Jr.

In more ways than one, Nonito Donaire Jr. is going back to his roots.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Professional | Read More »

Pacquiao-Mayweather still a pipe dream

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Don’t hold your breath for a Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather Jr. mega fight.

Posted: April 24th, 2014 in Commentary,Southpaw | Read More »

Tough cast of possible Manny Pacquiao foes

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Manny Pacquiao AP FILE PHOTO

Apart from Mexican nemesis Juan Manuel Marquez, there are other marquee boxers who could have a shot at Manny Pacquiao in November.

Posted: April 22nd, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Pacquiao Files,Professional | Read More »

Ageless Hopkins pitches 50-50 Mayweather deal

Bernard Hopkins, of the United States, leaves the ring after defeating Beibut Shumenov, of Kazakhstan, by a split decision after their IBF, WBA and IBA Light Heavyweight World Championship unification boxing match, Sunday, April 20, 2014, in Washington.  AP

Bernard Hopkins, boxing’s ageless wonder at 49, is one victory from becoming the undisputed world light-heavyweight champion and already daring unbeaten pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather to a showdown.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

Goodbye MGM, Las Vegas for Pacquiao?

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Manny Pacquiao. AP

Manny Pacquiao’s next fight won’t be at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. And chances are, it will be held outside the glitzy desert city.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Basketball,Boxing / MMA,Editors' Picks,Featured Gallery,Headlines,Pacquiao Files,Photos and Videos,Professional | Read More »

PH pug Hipolito Banal decisions Colombian in Aiba

Filipino Hipolito Banal Jr. pounded out a unanimous decision victory over Colombian Hernan Alarcon last Saturday to press his bid for a medal finish in the Aiba World Youth Championships at Arena Armeec Sofia here.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Headlines | Read More »

Former Pacquiao sparmate Porter keeps IBF title

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Shawn Porter, the former sparring partner of superstar Manny Pacquiao, knocked out the veteran Paulie Malignaggi Saturday night (Sunday in Manila) in the fourth round to retain his International Boxing Federation welterweight crown at DC Armory in Washington, District of Columbia.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Headlines,Pacquiao Files,Professional | Read More »

What Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather could do

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This is not likely to happen given the large throngs of people that surround them. But here’s an option that eight-time world champion Manny Pacquiao and undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. could do to get that fight we all want to see happen.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Commentary,One Game at a Time | Read More »

Boxer Rubin ‘Hurricane’ Carter dies at 76

In this Jan. 29, 2004 file photo, former boxer, Rubin, "Hurricane" Carter, holds up the writ of habeas corpus that freed him from prison, during a news conference held in Sacramento, Calif. Carter, who spent almost 20 years in jail after twice being convicted of a triple murder he denied committing, died at his home in Toronto, Sunday, April 20, 2014, according to long-time friend and co-accused John Artis. He was 76. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Rubin “Hurricane” Carter, the boxer whose wrongful murder conviction became an international symbol of racial injustice, died Sunday. He was 76.

Posted: April 21st, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories,Professional | Read More »

‘Pacquiao a great ambassador for basketball’

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PBA Media Bureau head Willie Marcial said his office has been receiving calls and e-mails trying to confirm the veracity of a report that came out recently announcing that “People’s Champ” Manny Pacquiao will suit up for Columbia Autocar Corporation (Kia), one of the three new teams accepted by the league for the incoming season.

Posted: April 20th, 2014 in Basketball,Boxing / MMA,Commentary,Featured Columns,Headlines,In Huddle,Pacquiao Files,PBA,Professional,Section | Read More »

Pacquiao shorts in Bradley fight sold for P1.7M in LA auction

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Manny Pacquiao's blood-stained shorts, which he wore during his fight and victory over Timothy Bradley at the MGM Grand last April 12, 2014, was sold for P1.7 million in a Los Angeles auction. AP/Eric Jamison

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.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Boxing / MMA,Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Multimedia,Pacquiao Files,Photos,Photos and Videos,Professional | Read More »

Hopkins, 49, seeks win for the ageless

US boxer Bernard Hopkins gives the thumbs up during a press conference in Washington on April 17, 2014 ahead of his light heavyweight unification title fight against Beibut Shumenov of Kazakhstan on April 19. Hopkins, already boxing's oldest-ever world champion at 49, is looking to keep rewriting the record books when he faces Shumenov. AFP

Nine months shy of his 50th birthday, Bernard Hopkins will try to become the oldest boxer to unify world titles when he faces Kazakhstan’s Beibut Shumenov on Saturday.

Posted: April 18th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Sports Stories,Photos and Videos | Read More »

PH youth boxers off to stumbling start in AIBA World tilt

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galvan23

The Filipino youth boxers were off to a stumbling start in the AIBA World Youth Championship, which drew at least 500 boxers from 90 nations, in Sofia in Bulgaria.

Posted: April 17th, 2014 in Amateur,Boxing / MMA,Latest Sports Stories | Read More »

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