With Mayweather sitting at ringside in Las Vegas, Pacquiao defeated Jesse Vargas by unanimous decision Saturday night for the WBO Welterweight title.
Immediately speculation turned to whether a … Read more
By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent
From the classic Thrilla in Manila in 1975 to his visit to South Korea to his worldwide charisma and courage to stand up in opposition to the Vietnam War and oppression of the underclass, Muhammad Ali, 74, … Read more
Manny Pacquiao left no doubt in the third and tie-breaking fight with Timothy Bradley Jr. The Filipino boxer won a unanimous decision in his fight last night in Las Vegas, 116-110 by all three judges.
Witnesses say a man tried to assault boxing champion and Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao before the boxer’s aides stopped the attack, reports the Philippine Star.
The attempted attacked happened Sunday in Los Angeles as Pacquiao was leaving a Japanese restaurant.
Abac Cordero reported about the incident in a number of tweets after 10 p.m. … Read more
The physics of boxing: for every blow, there’s an equal and opposite blow
Soon-to-retire boxer Manny Pacquiao received a blow from Nike for homophobic statements he made this week.
Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has apologized for saying homosexuals are “worse than animals,” reports BBC.
The champion fighter who also is an elected member of the Philippines House of Representatives is running for the Senate.
In a televised interview with TV5 in his home country, Pacquiao said “It’s common sense. Will you see … Read more
A lawsuit has been filed against Manny Pacquiao for not disclosing he had a shoulder injury going into the so called fight of the century. reports ESPN
The class action lawsuit filed by two boxing fans contends people were mislead into paying a hundred dollars for watch on pay per view, thousands of dollars to … Read more
Manny Pacquiao will have surgery later this week to repair a torn right shoulder, reports ESPN, but that could be the least of his worries.
The injury occurred two weeks before Saturday’s showdown with Floyd Mayweather.