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Pacquiao Watch: The punch lines

By Thu, Mar 19, 2015 7:34AM UTC 0 Comment

ESPN’s Al Bernstein said Manny Pacquiao has to throw at least 800 punches per round to have a chance at beating Floyd Mayweather Jr....

Southern Philippines Mayor Duterte emerges as presidential prospect

By Tue, Mar 17, 2015 7:54PM UTC 1 Comment

If the presidential elections were to be held solely in the island of Mindanao in the Philippines, Davao City's Mayor Rodrigo Duterte would be the runaway winner....

Pacquiao-Mayweather Watch: A study in contrast

By Sat, Mar 14, 2015 2:12PM UTC 0 Comment

In terms of revenue and hype, the Floyd Mayweather Jr - Manny Pacquiao fight has already eclipsed many records even before they are weighed in....

Pacquiao-Mayweather Watch: The monkey and the tortoise

By Thu, Mar 12, 2015 8:09AM UTC 0 Comment

Yes. The allegory can be likened to the Floyd Mayweather Jr – Manny Pacquiao fight saga....

Pacquiao-Mayweather: Forcing the hands for the fight

By Thu, Mar 05, 2015 9:37AM UTC 0 Comment

As I stated in this column many months ago, it would be pressure from the cable networks that would make the Pacquiao-Mayweather fight happen. Simply because it is good business for everybody. And so Leslie Moonves, president and  chief executive officer of CBS, stepped in. Per his account, Moonves shuttled back and forth the between...