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Manny Pacquiao, with eye on Mayweather, knows to take Chris Algieri seriously
By Greg Logan, NewsDay.com, 26 Oct 2014
The carrot on the stick -- a mega-millions fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. -- still is dangling just beyond Manny Pacquiao's grasp. Now that Pacquiao is closing in on his 36th birthday in December and has begun to show the wear and tear of 63 pro fights over a 19-year career, Mayweather's representa Read Full Story >>>
ZERAFA LOSES IN HARD FOUGHT WBO YOUTH TTITLE FIGHT
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
Australia’s Michael Zerafa has lost in a hard fought battle for the WBO World Youth Middlweight title against Russian Arif Megomedov who also claimed the WBO Asia Pacific title in Moscow.
Zerafa’ s promoter, well known Australian Peter Maniatis told the Manila Standard/Viva Sports he was seated n Read Full Story >>>
Mendoza: New contract ‘proviso’ for Pacquiao now a must-include
By Al S. Mendoza, Sun.Star Cebu, 26 Oct 2014
THEY are still talking about it.
Why did Manny Pacquiao have to do it?
Was there a need for him to do that?
What was the point?
I refer again to Pacquiao’s deplorable decision to play for Kia Sorento in the October 19 opening of the 40th season of the Philippine Basketball Association Read Full Story >>>
Rios-Alvarado Trilogy is Targeted For January 31
By Steve Kim, BoxingScene.com, 26 Oct 2014
The plan was to have the rubber match between Brandon Rios (32-2-1, 23KOs) and Mike Alvardo (34-3, 23KOs) takes place on December 20th in Denver, Colorado. But with the past legal issues of Alvarado cropping up , the third go-around between the two will be pushed back to early 2015.
Sources have Read Full Story >>>
Murray Beats Spada By Technical Decision & Caballero Wins Vacant IBF Title with Unanimous Decision Victory over Hall
By Simon Van Besouw, Tha Boxing Voice, 26 Oct 2014
Martin Murray successfully defended his WBC silver middleweight title via a technical decision victory over Domenico Spada. In the seventh round, the ringside doctor decided that Spada wasn’t able to continue after being cut earlier in the fight by an accidental head but. After seven rounds, the off Read Full Story >>>
Ring Muggings: Part One
By Ted Sares, The Boxing Tribune, 26 Oct 2014
There are slaughters, beat downs, and other one-sided affairs, but I have always fancied the mugging where the perp comes flying out of the chute prepared and motivated to end things quickly and decisively, and if it’s an upset, all the better. These are not to be confused with the old Central Park Read Full Story >>>
El Dorado: Stiverne vs. Wilder
By Robert Ecksel, Boxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
Don King may have options, but Bermane Stiverne’s options are limited. He gets just one defense of his heavyweight crown…
It’s been a long time since an American has worn a heavyweight belt.
That, however, may be about to change.
The long awaited test for Deontay Wilder, the undefeated Read Full Story >>>
Cebu boxers rule Batang Pinoy
By Edri Aznar, Sun.Star Cebu, 26 Oct 2014
TEAM Cebu City boxers and arnisadors added five golds, two silvers and three bronze to the medal haul of the Cebu City Sports Commission-backed athletes in the 2014 Batang Pinoy Visayas Qualifying Leg held in Kalibo, Aklan.
The latest to contribute to the gold medal medal count of Cebu City were Read Full Story >>>
Perils of mismatch (of the year)
By Recah Trinidad, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
It’s right, there’s an overwhelming street clamor for the fallen Nonito Donaire Jr. to get back.
Donaire, bubbly and undaunted the morning after his horrifying fall against Jamaica’s undefeated WBA featherweight champi Read Full Story >>>
Ken Porter: ‘I Don’t Think Algieri Is Ready for the Level of Pacquiao’
By Victor Salazar, Tha Boxing Voice, 26 Oct 2014
If anybody has an insight on how Manny Pacquiao trains and works in camp, Ken Porter, the father of former Manny Pacquiao stable mate Shawn Porter knows. He’s been in different camps with Pacquiao as his son Shawn Porter has sparred over 50 rounds with Pacquiao. He doesn’t see Pacquiao’s fight with Read Full Story >>>
Op-Ed: What Chris Algieri can do to pull an upset against Manny Pacquiao
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, 26 Oct 2014
Despite predictions that Chris Algieri won't last the distance against veteran boxing star Manny Pacquiao when they face each other in the ring on Nov. 22, the unbeaten champion could still pull an upset if he knows how to use his own skill and talent.
Boxers follow certain basic moves as they en Read Full Story >>>
DARLEYS PEREZ RETAINS WBA INTERIM TITLE WITH 6TH ROUND KNOCKOUT
PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
COLOMBIA (Oct. 25, 2014) - Last night at the Coliseo Universidad Del Norte in Barranquilla, Colombia, hometown hero Darleys Perez (31-1, 20 KOs) successfully defended his WBA interim Lightweight title with a 6th round knockout over Jaider Parra (23-2-1, 12 KOs).
Perez, who is the mandatory chall Read Full Story >>>
NBA -- Kings edge Lakers behind McCallum's late tip-in
By Nieva Tan, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
LAS VEGAS -- The Sacramento Kings came from 13 points down late to beat the Los Angeles Lakers by a nose, 93-92, on Friday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena at the famous strip in Las Vegas.
After Jeremy Lin nailed a Read Full Story >>>
NBA -- Rockets outlast lethargic Spurs
By Vito Tito Jr, PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
CHICAGO -- James Harden exploded for 25 points and the Houston Rockets got the best of the reigning NBA champions San Antonio Spurs, 96-87, at the Toyota Center in downtown Houston.
All-Star center Dwight Howard did n Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao already below 144-pound catchweight, says Roach
By Lem Satterfield, RingTV.com, 26 Oct 2014
A chisled Manny Pacquiao is already is below the contracted 144-pound catchweight in advance of the Nov. 22 defense of his WBO welterweight title aginst rising WBO 140-pound beltholder Chris Algieri in Macau, China, according to his trainer, Freddie Roach.
“Weight has never been an issue for Mann Read Full Story >>>
Tweet of the Day: Manny Pacquiao's next opponent Chris Algieri, future UFC champ?
By Anton Tabuena , Bloody Elbow, 26 Oct 2014
Chris Algieri is Manny Pacquiao's next opponent, and the two boxers will face off next month in Macau. The current WBO Light Welterweight Champion recently visited the UFC offices in Vegas and he posted a photo from the trip. From his twitter account:
Chances are, the undefeated boxer stays withi Read Full Story >>>
CHRIS ALGIERI: "I WANTED THE FIGHT TO BE AT 147...THEY WOULD NOT BUDGE ON THAT"
By Ben Thompson, FightHype.com, 26 Oct 2014
"Absolutely! Absolutely! And even being around him on the press tour, I think that was painfully evident that I am the bigger man even though we're fighting in technically his weight class," stated WBO jr. welterweight champion Chris Algieri, who is confident that he'll have not only the height, but Read Full Story >>>
WOUNDED TIGER: SABILLO HUNTS FOR ANOTHER TITLE BELT
By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
CEBU--There was a noticeable pain in his voice when Merlito Sabillo spoke to Cebu sportswriters early this month. This was his first formal appearance in the Philippines’ fight capital since he lost his WBO minimumweight title be Read Full Story >>>
BOXING SUPERSTAR IN THE MAKING
PhilBoxing.com, 26 Oct 2014
A new generation fighter and soon to be the Philippines’ next boxing gem keeps soaring high towards the top under ALA Promotions.
19 year old true-blue Boholano, Mark “Magnifico” Magsayo is rapidly making a name in the w Read Full Story >>>
Betting line for Mayweather-Pacquiao posted in Las Vegas sports books
By Tim Smith, RingTV.com, 25 Oct 2014
Could a Floyd Mayweather, Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight be closer to reality?
A betting line, making Mayweather a 3-to-1 favorite, has been established and posted at the Mandalay Bay and MGM Race and Sports Books in Las Vegas. It is an unusual move for a fight that hasn’t been confirmed.
“It’s not Read Full Story >>>