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Filipinos urged to turn off appliances during Pacquiao fight

By Sat, May 02, 2015 3:37PM UTC 0 Comment

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — An officer at a Philippine electric company has urged customers to turn off major appliances to help prevent outages that have recently plagued his province so people can watch the much-awaited fight between Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather....

Pacquiao Watch: Arum is right (he is lying)

By Sat, May 02, 2015 11:09AM UTC 0 Comment

Top Rank’s Bob Arum is famous for saying “I lied yesterday. Today, I am telling the truth.” And he is right on target when he said the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight tomorrow is not the biggest fight ever in professional boxing....

Pacquiao Watch: When parallels meet

By Sat, May 02, 2015 8:26AM UTC 0 Comment

In many ways, Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao share many things in common. They both grew up in a dysfunctional family. Pacquiao’s parents were estranged and Mayweather’s were hooked on drugs. Both lived in the squalor of poverty and made boxing their ticket out of it....

Pacquiao Watch: More than just a southpaw

By Wed, Apr 29, 2015 9:05AM UTC 0 Comment

Over the years and in the course of his famed and fabled boxing career, Manny Pacquiao has been known to possess a lethal left....

Pacquiao Watch: What to look for

By Tue, Apr 28, 2015 7:49AM UTC 0 Comment

By this time, Team Pacquiao is on its way to Las Vegas for what could be a long wait to eternity. Despite the glare of the spotlight and the chaotic frenzy of the media and fans as the fight nears, it will be the loneliest week for both Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr....