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Pacquiao ‘crossing fingers’ for Mayweather next year

Agnes Bun HONG KONG (AFP) – Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao said he hoped to finally step in the ring with arch-rival Floyd Mayweather next year as he denied he was taking his upcoming opponent Chris Algieri lightly. Pacquiao, mobbed […]
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Pacquiao still ‘hungry’ to fight after PBA debut

MANILA (AFP) – Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao said Thursday he was still “hungry” to fight, despite a dalliance with professional basketball that has had his team worried sick. The 35-year-old, who has world titles in eight weight divisions under […]
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Gracious Donaire humbled by Walters via TKO to snatch title

LOS ANGELES (AFP) – Undefeated Jamaican Nicholas Walters knocked out Filipino star Nonito Donaire with one second remaining in the sixth round Saturday to win the World Boxing Association featherweight title. Walters landed a powerful overhand right to the left […]
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Pacquiao scoreless in PBA debut, but his team won

MANILA (AFP) – World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao launched his pro basketball career in the Philippines on Sunday in a scoreless debut spent mostly as a cheerleader. The ring legend, the oldest and shortest player on the floor, had two […]
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Lakers @ Pechanga Recreation Center

LOS ANGELES – (Oct. 16, 2013) – Gearing up for the first game of their regular season on Tuesday, Oct. 28, the Los Angeles Lakers made a preseason practice stop at the Pechanga Recreation Center on the Pechanga Indian Reservation in Temecula, […]
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Asian Games: Princess of the PHL gets the royal treatment

Filipino golfer Princess Superal caused panic among Asian Games organizers when she was mistaken for a real royal, the Philippine Star reported. Philippines chef de mission Ricardo Garcia received an unexpected courtesy call from an Incheon Asian Games Organizing Committee […]
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Stop blabbing and fight me, Pacquiao tells Mayweather

GENERAL SANTOS (AFP) – Philippine boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao threw down a fresh challenge to Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Thursday, daring the American world champion to “fight me” instead of setting terms that could torpedo the dream bout. “He’s all […]
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Basketball: Rival vows no easy ride for Pacquiao debut

MANILA (AFP) – Manny Pacquiao will receive no special treatment on his first foray into professional basketball, a rival player has vowed, as the Philippine boxing superstar struggles with a hectic training schedule for both sports. Beau Belga, a 113-kilogram […]
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Fil-Am Chris Cariaso as main event in UFC 178

UFC 178: Johnson vs. Cariaso; Saturday, Sept. 27 – Live on Pay-Per-View; MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas Las Vegas – UFC officials announced today that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones suffered a leg injury while training for […]
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Who wins Pacquiao Vs. Algieri?

The amazing Kreskin predicts: It’s Mannyfist Destiny NEW YORK  – Throughout his two-week, 27.273-mile international media tour with Fighter of the Decade Congressman MANNY “Pacman” Pacquiao, a lot of discussion centered on New York’s undefeated WBO junior welterweigh...