‘Pacman’ the dog dies in freak accident in GenSan

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sun, 28 Jun 2020 06:20:03 +0000

By NICK GIONGCO “Pacman” the dog, who served as Manny Pacquiao’s sidekick and running mate for over a decade, died after accidentally being ran over by a car driven by the boxing champion’s close aide in General Santos City the other day. The incident took place when the Mazda sedan of David Sisson struck Pacman […]

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Pacquiao hailed for super handspeed

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 14:59:47 +0000

  BY NICK GIONGCO   *   HALL of Fame promoter Bob Arum considers Manny Pacquiao and Sugar Ray Leonard as the fighters with the greatest handspeeds in the history of boxing. In a video chat with World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman, who is in Mexico, and Arum and Top Rank vice-president Carl Moretti […]

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Arum picks Pacquiao, Leonard for best handspeed

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 08 Jun 2020 12:26:50 +0000

By Nick Giongco         Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum considers Manny Pacquiao ad Sugar Ray Leonard as the fighters with the greatest handspeeds in the history of boxing. In a video chat with World Boxing Council president Mauricio Sulaiman, who is in Mexico, and Arum and Top Rank vice-president Carl Moretti […]

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Pacquiao ready to fight anytime – Fernandez

Credit to Author: Josef T. Ramos, TMT| Date: Sun, 07 Jun 2020 16:21:39 +0000

CHIEF trainer Buboy Fernandez said it would be easy to bring Manny Pacquiao back to fighting form once quarantine restrictions allow training for boxing. Fernandez, who is also the vice mayor of Polangui, Albay, said the eight-division world champion is ready to take on any welterweight warrior such as World Boxing Organization champions Terence Crawford, […]

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Bahrain fight for Pacquiao?

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 07:12:17 +0000

By Nick Giongco         Oil-rich Bahrain could end up hosting one of boxing’s biggest fights before the end of 2020. Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum said Top Rank is in “serious talks” with Bahrain in bringing eight-division champion Manny Pacquiao and Terence Crawford towards the end of the year for a […]

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What makes Pacquiao, Mayweather so special?

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 06:18:11 +0000

BY NICK GIONGCO       Here’s proof why the likes of Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather are head and shoulders above everyone else. As the world is on lockdown owing to the pandemic, Pacquiao and Mayweather still manage to get dressed for training to make sure their weight remain in check. But it is […]

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Pacquiao’s work ethic is nothing new for Buboy

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2020 06:22:36 +0000

BY NICK GIONGCO     When Manny Pacquiao began showing his training on social media recently, one guy who wasn’t at all surprised was busy attending to his constituents in Polangui, Albay. Still, vice-mayor and Pacquiao lead trainer Buboy Fernandez took a short break from his busy schedule of caring for the people of the […]

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5 wins that are so special for Pacquiao

Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Sat, 18 Apr 2020 06:16:11 +0000

BY NICK GIONGCO       It was the perfect time for Manny Pacquiao to come up with a short list of his greatest hits in an illustrious career dating back 25 years ago. Though not in order of preference, Pacquiao revealed those historic feats while on quarantine asserting his memorable victories came against Oscar […]

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Khan eyes career swan song vs Pacquiao or Brook

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Sat, 04 Apr 2020 16:40:36 +0000

Former world champion Amir Khan said on Friday (Saturday in Manila) that he was eager to end his boxing career with a lucrative bout against ring great Manny Pacquiao or in an all-British contest with Kell Brook. The 33-year-old Khan, who won his last bout with a fourth-round victory over Billy Dib in Saudi Arabia […]

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