Category Archives: Boxing

Lucas Matthysse

Pacquiao, Matthysse Peaking At Right Time

Challenger Manny Pacquiao sparred for five rounds Saturday while WBA champion Lucas Matthysse doubled up the effort as the main combatants to “Fight of Champions” ground it out with eight more days before their monumental clash in Malaysia.

Manny Pacquiao training (Photos by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions)

Matthysse Sends ‘War’ Message to Pacquiao

It’s going to be “war” in Malaysia as WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse didn’t hide his intentions of defending his championship belt by retiring boxing’s living legend Manny Pacquiao nine days from now here.

Manny Pacquiao (Photo Credit: Wendell Alinea)

Pacquiao Training Enters Toughest Stage

Manny Pacquiao sparred for 12 rounds Saturday and looked ready for the biggest challenge of his career yet at the Pacman Wild Card Gym here.

PayMaya (photo by Arvin Lim)

PVL Reinforced Final 4 under way

Top seed Creamline is hungry for a Premier Volleyball League crown but Pocari-Air Force has the experience needed in winning such as they collide today (Sunday) at the start of their best-of-three semifinal series in the Season 2 Reinforced Conference at the Filoil Flying V Center in San Juan.

Freddie Roach (photo by Bryan Horowitz | Wikimedia Commons)

Trainer Roach ‘hurt’ by Pacquiao snub after split

Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao has split with long-time trainer Freddie Roach, the veteran ring guru confirmed on Friday.

Manny Pacquiao (photo from @mannypacquiao Instagram)

Pacquiao finally realizes the dirty game of politics, will he quit?

As a boxer, there is no doubt Manny Pacquiao has cemented his place in the boxing annals. He is an eight-time division champion and has garnered fame and fortune inside the ring.

WBC Champion Mairis Briedis (contributed photo)

Briedis and Perez tip the scales in Riga

WBC Champion Mairis Briedis (90,1 kg) (22-0, 18 KOs) and Mike Perez (22-2-1, 14 KOs) (89,5 kg) are ready for Saturday’s Ali Trophy quarter-final at the Arena Riga, Latvia.

Nonito Donaire (photo courtesy - Francisco Perez/Ringstar Sports)

World Boxing Super Series: Nonito Donaire starts new title reign

Former four-division world champion Nonito Donaire (38-4, 24 KOs) returned to the ring and scored a dominant unanimous decision victory over Mexico’s Ruben Garcia Hernandez (22-3-1, 9 KOs) in their 10-round fight for the WBC Silver Featherweight World Title.

Yunier Dorticos vs. Dmitry Kudryashov (photo courtesy - Francisco Perez/Ringstar Sports)

World Boxing Super Series latest news: Dorticos delivers powerful 2nd Round KO agaisnt Kudryashov

WBA Cruiserweight World Champion Yunier Dorticos (22-0, 21 KOs) retained his title and stamped his place in the World Boxing Super Series Cruiserweight Semi-finals Saturday night with a sensational second round knockout of Dmitry Kudryashov (21-2, 21 KOs) in their quarter-final bout from the Alamodome in San Antonio.

Manny Pacquiao Boxing Workout (2014)

Manny Pacquiao latest news: PacMan shuns 2016 Rio Olympic Plans

Manny Pacquiao will not be putting on his gloves anytime soon following official reports that the eight-time division champion has opted to focus on his legislative duties.