Thursday, December 13, 2012
Philippines boxing icon Manny Pacquiao vowed to “rise again” as he flew home Wednesday after a brutal knockout defeat that prompted some fans and experts to urge him to retire.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Philippine media commentators have put pressure on boxing great Manny Pacquiao to retire after his heavy defeat in Las Vegas, with one comparing him to Parkinson's disease sufferer Muhammad Ali.
Tuesday, December 11, 2012
Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao shed tears on national television Monday, saying he had let his country down in his devastating knockout loss to his great Mexican rival Juan Manuel Marquez.
Monday, December 10, 2012
A bloodied Juan Manuel Marquez rallied to knock out eight division champ Manny Pacquiao with one second left in the sixth round Saturday to win the fourth fight of their epic boxing rivalry.
Sunday, December 9, 2012
Hundreds of screaming Filipino boxing fans tried unsuccessfully to shout down their Mexican rivals at the weigh-in for Saturday's welterweight fight between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez.
Friday, December 7, 2012
Juan Manuel Marquez's sole motivation for Saturday's nontitle welterweight clash with archrival Manny Pacquiao is the prospect of finally being able to celebrate victory over the Filipino in the ring, the Mexican said on Wednesday.
Thursday, November 29, 2012
Family, fans and fellow boxers said goodbye Tuesday to Hector “Macho” Camacho at a memorial and wake for the slain former world champion fighter known for his flamboyance in and out of the ring.
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
Controversial Australia flyhalf Quade Cooper will put his rugby career on hold to make his professional boxing debut in February, the player said on Monday.
Monday, November 26, 2012
Boxing great and Puerto Rican hero Hector “Macho” Camacho, shot in the head last week, was declared dead Saturday after being removed from a respirator, a doctor said.