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Freddie Roach and his marquee fighter are like father and son, but relationship with his mum needs healing... Heartache and guilt driving man who made Manny Pacquiao
By Oliver Holt, Mail Online (UK), 19 Apr 2015
Freddie Roach intercepts the old lady as she makes her way across the parking lot behind the Wild Card Gym and gives her a hug. ‘This is my ma,’ says Freddie. The old lady nods a greeting and walks over to her car. She gets in and drives off, edging out on to Vine Street and heading north towards Ho Read Full Story >>>
Controversial Olympic loss may have set Mayweather on historic path
By Lyle Fitzsimmons, CBS Sports, 19 Apr 2015
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been in 24 title fights in the past 17 years. He has made hundreds of millions of dollars. If he manages to beat Many Pacquiao on May 2, he'll be one victory shy of matching Rocky Marciano's legendary 49-0 record, having won titles at 130, 135, 140, 147 and 154 pounds.
Bu Read Full Story >>>
(No typical) Day in the stateside life of Pacquiao
By Artemio T. Engracia, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 19 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES—The lawns are well manicured but the community is neither gated nor affluent. Very few other celebrities are known to live in this neighborhood, which is just off the more upscale Hancock Park, but there’s no mistaking who lives in one of the few gated houses around.
The neighbors are Read Full Story >>>
PACQUIAO DECLARES HIMSELF READY
By Eddie Alinea, PhilBoxing.com, 19 Apr 2015
LOS ANGELES -- World Boxing organization welterweight belt-owner Manny Pacquiao pronounced himself ready physically, mentally and spiritually to face World Boxing Council/World Boxing Association 147-pound titlist Floyd Read Full Story >>>
PACKED CARD ANNOUNCED FOR APRIL 30 MERCITO GESTA VS. CARLOS MOLINA EVENT AT FANTASY SPRINGS RESORT CASINO
PhilBoxing.com, 19 Apr 2015
TICKETS ARE STILL AVAILABLE!
Plus: Fernando Vargas to host a special fan meet-and-greet at Fantasy Springs Resort Casino on April 30!
INDIO, CA (April 17) - Golden Boy Promotions announced today an updated card for an exci Read Full Story >>>
Manny in near perfect shape–Fernandez
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 19 Apr 2015
HOLLYWOOD—Buboy Fernandez heaved a sigh of relief when he looked at the time on the stopwatch at the end of Manny Pacquiao’s Griffith Park run Friday.
Now, he’s certain that Pacquiao is just where he needs to be at this stage of his training for the Fight of the Century against Floyd Mayweather Read Full Story >>>
Asia Extends Lead Over West: AM8.com Queens Cup Concludes Today!
PhilBoxing.com, 19 Apr 2015
Manila, Philippines- Team Asia led by Captain Rubilen Amit managed to extend their lead over the West to a margin of 3 matches. Asia came out strong winning the first 3 matches of the day before Team West stopped the bleedi Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao’s left to doom Mayweather – Roach
By Josef T. Ramos, The Manila Times, 19 Apr 2015
Manny Pacquiao’s powerful left hand may be his instrument to defeat unbeaten American Floyd Mayweather Jr. in their unification welterweight bout on May 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas Nevada, USA, according to Freddie Roach.
The Boxing Writers Association of America seven-time trainer of the yea Read Full Story >>>
Aussie Justin Fortune in Manny Pacquiao's corner and calling it as it is
By Daniel Lane, The Sydney Morning Herald, 19 Apr 2015
In three weeks' time Australian Justin Fortune will be in Manny Pacquiao's corner for the so-called "Greatest Fight in History" but, whenever the former heavyweight hears that phrase, he winces as if he's been whacked again by one of the heavy blows Lennox Lewis rained upon him in 1995.
"It is th Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao: The Killer Instinct Is There
By Ryan O’Hara, Tha Boxing Voice, 19 Apr 2015
Eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao told reporters on Wednesday that he’s “ready for the fight” against pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr, adding, “We know already what we’re going to do.”
For the past week and a half, Manny Pacquiao has been unavailable to media as he asked for t Read Full Story >>>
Op-Ed: Mayweather sounds like giving up 2 weeks before fight night
By Leo Reyes, Digital Journal, 19 Apr 2015
For whatever reason, unbeaten American boxer Floyd Mayweather isn't talking much about his upcoming fight against Manny Pacquiao with barely two weeks left in the "Fight of the Century" on May 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
In almost all of his most recent fights, Maywea Read Full Story >>>
Mendoza: Sure, Arum is for Pacquiao on May 3
By Al S. Mendoza, Sun.Star Cebu, 19 Apr 2015
HE is not saying it, but hints of it are aplenty. And that’s not even a surprise. Everybody knows about it. Open book. Bob Arum is for Manny Pacquiao.
There is a plethora of reasons for that. But two will stand out.
One, the American has been Pacquiao’s promoter for close to 10 years now.
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Freddie Roach: It’s Just a Matter Of Time Until Floyd Fires Ariza
By James Allen, Tha Boxing Voice, 19 Apr 2015
Given the turbulent nature of their past dealings with one and other, multiple-time ‘Trainer of the Year’ Freddie Roach and his former in-house strength and conditioning coach Alex Ariza are rarely heard saying kind words about, or to, one and other.
After years of fruitful co-operation, the pair Read Full Story >>>
Quijano: Kid Kulafu: A review
By Jingo Quijano, Sun.Star Cebu, 19 Apr 2015
THERE'S another Manny Pacquiao biopic on the big screen and it’s titled “Kid Kulafu”.
It’s actually pretty good, but of course, I had to bribe and drag the wifey to accompany me to watch it. Thankfully, she wasn’t too hard on me this time around and settled for dinner at our favorite resto.
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INSIDE SPORTS - A FEEL GOOD MOVIE ABOUT PACQUIAO
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, PhilBoxing.com, 18 Apr 2015
The days that we used to go to theaters to watch movies has long gone, partly due to our being engrossed in following all manner of sports on television and of course an occasional movie in the comfort of our home with Read Full Story >>>
RESULTS FROM MOHEGAN SUN
PhilBoxing.com, 18 Apr 2015
Tony Harrison (L) was too much for Pablo Manguia
Undefeated junior middleweight Tony Harrison rolls to 21st win
Aquino shocks Kielczweski, Farmer wins 11th straight fight
UNCASVILLE, Conn. (April 17, 2015) - Undefea Read Full Story >>>
Al Bernstein: “If Manny Pacquiao can throw a lot of punches and get over the 800 punch mark, he’s got a chance to win”
By Jenna Jay, OTR Boxing Radio, 18 Apr 2015
When is comes to the sport of boxing, one of the most recognizable voices in the game is that of Hall of Fame commentator, Al Bernstein. Bernstein has been a boxing analyst for Showtime boxing since 2003, and now stands just two weeks away from calling one of the biggest fights in his boxing career, Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather admits losing his fire, while Pacquiao is at full throttle
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, 18 Apr 2015
Have you ever heard that if a fighter spends too much time in the ring being hit, fighting war after war, they tend to slip out of the game much sooner than those that fight smart and avoid punishment?
This idea is not necessarily false, and from many standpoints makes perfect logical sense. Bein Read Full Story >>>
Matthew Aguilar: Matthysse, Provodnikov promise fight of the year
By Matthew Aguilar, El Paso Times, 18 Apr 2015
Thirty years ago this week, Marvelous Marvin Hagler and Thomas Hearns shocked the boxing world by ditching the usual "feeling out," get-to-know-ya pleasantries often associated with big boxing matches in favor of hurling hydrogen bombs at one another early and with fury.
It resulted in the great Read Full Story >>>
Boxing’s battle to stay visible, but not incessant on television
By George Willis, New York Post, 18 Apr 2015
Can there be too much boxing on television? It’s a question that wouldn’t have been even asked a year ago, when a sprinkling of bouts were offered — mainly on HBO, Showtime and ESPN. These days, boxing is everywhere, thanks primarily to the Premier Boxing Champions series that has bought time on NBC Read Full Story >>>