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Manny Pacquiao. Pic: Edwin Espejo.

Pacquiao Watch: Half-lies and half-truths surround Mayweather encounter

By Mon, Feb 02, 2015 7:54AM UTC Comments Off Manny Pacquiao. Pic: Edwin Espejo.

Boxing fans and the sports world were sent into a whirlwind frenzy last week after Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr met face to face for the first time - raising hopes that the much-anticipated mega fight will go ahead....

Pacquiao Watch: Yet more (momentary) frustration

By Mon, Jan 26, 2015 8:12AM UTC Comments Off Pacquiao Watch: Yet more (momentary) frustration

Just as everybody thought it is going to happen, suddenly everybody is again disappointed. When will the Pacquiao-Mayweather conversation ever stop and cease to frustrate boxing fans? I am not about to blame Top Rank’s Bob Arum although he can certainly make this one best fight of the lifetime happen if he just steps aside....

Pacquiao Watch: A race to history

By Wed, Dec 17, 2014 8:13AM UTC Comments Off Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao turns 36 today, perhaps reflecting on the little time that is left of his boxing career....

Pacquiao Watch: Pacquiao-Mayweather in November 2015

By Sat, Dec 06, 2014 7:20AM UTC Comments Off Pacquiao Watch:  Pacquiao-Mayweather in November 2015

It is a fight that has been talked about over the last 5 or 6 years. It has come close before only to vanish into thin air and as the years went by, prospects of it ever happening have waned. But things now appear to be shaping up for what could be the biggest fight – money-wise – in all the history of individual sports....

Pacquiao Watch: He’s back, but not quite

By Mon, Nov 24, 2014 8:58PM UTC Comments Off Pacquiao Watch: He’s back, but not quite

When was the last time Manny Pacquiao put his opponent on the seat of his pants multiple times en route to a stoppage victory?...