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Pacquiao sparring mate Shawn Porter believes Floyd isn't retired

Retired boxing champ Floyd Mayweather, Jr may be coming back from his retirement to overtake American boxing legend Rocky Marciano's 49 straight career wins before retiring for good.

Op-Ed: Why 5th Pacquiao-Marquez fight could still happen

Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez has fought four times in over a decade and the possibility of a fifth fight later in the year or early next year has surfaced with Marquez announcing that he will soon return to the ring for a tune up fight in May.

Op-Ed: Why Pacquiao-Bradley could outsell Alvarez-Khan on PPV sales

Golden Boy Promotions owner Oscar de la Hoya is predicting the upcoming Alvarez-Khan fight will generate about a million pay-per-view (PPV) buys saying the unexpected match would dwarf the PPV numbers generated by the recent Alvarez-Cotto fight.

Roach says Pacquiao happy to defend boxing title as senator

Less than a week before he arrives in GenSan, Philippines to commence training for the Pacquiao-Bradley trilogy fight, Manny Pacquiao's longtime trainer Freddie Roach says the fighting congressman will be happy to defend his boxing title as a senator.

Op-Ed: Knockout win by Pacquiao over Bradley could lead to more fights

Despite Manny Pacquiao's loss to Floyd Mayweather last May, the Filipino boxing superstar remains popular and still command a guaranteed $20 million purse from his promoter Bob Arum.

Jetro Pabustan gears up for title fight against Sor Singyu

Filipino bantamweight contender Jetro Pabustan is set to face Pungluang Sor Singyu of Thailand in his first attempt to capture a world title on Friday, February 12 in Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand.

Op-Ed: Why Pacquiao-Bradley fight can still sell despite backlash

Right after the official announcement of the Pacquiao-Bradley trilogy fight late last year, Bob Arum, who promotes both fighters, contends that the fight will still sell because Bradley has improved a lot as a fighter since they fought in 2014.

Op-Ed: Hitting Pacquaio's injured shoulder won't be easy for Bradley

WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley has hinted he will hit Manny Pacquiao's injured shoulder in a bid to score a convincing victory when they clash for the third time on April 9 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Roach to start training Pacquiao on Valentine's Day in Phl

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach is scheduled to arrive in the Philippines on Valentine's Day to start formal training for Manny Pacquiao's farewell fight against Timothy Bradley on April 9 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Violence fears in Philippines after Muslim peace setback

Manila - Philippine lawmakers failed Wednesday to pass a crucial bill aimed at ending a decades-long Muslim insurgency that has claimed tens of thousands of lives, igniting fears of fresh violence.

Catholic Church calls on Philippine crowd to spread gospel

Cebu - The special envoy of Pope Francis told a gathering of hundreds of thousands in the Philippines on Sunday that they had a special role to play in spreading the gospel, even to developed nations.

Emperor Akihito visits Japanese troop shrine in Philippines

Yook - Japanese Emperor Akihito offered flowers Friday at a shrine built in the Philippines for Japanese soldiers killed during Japan's brutal World War II occupation of the Southeast Asian nation.

Op-Ed: Bradley fight is test case for Pacquiao's year-long therapy

There is no way of telling if Pacquaio's shoulder surgery stemming from his torn rotator cuff is successful or effective until he actually tests it with a competitive fighter like WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley.

Pacquiao, Roach going for KO win against Bradley

Manny Pacquiao is determined to end his 21-year boxing career with a bang and the best way to do it is to win by knockout when he collides with longtime foe Timothy Bradley on April 9 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Japan's Akihito visits Philippine WWII cemetery

Manila - Japanese Emperor Akihito bowed his head in sorrow during a sombre ceremony at the Philippines' biggest war cemetery Wednesday as he vowed never to forget the many Filipinos killed during World War II.

Philippines' WWII sex slaves demand justice from Japan

Manila - Ninety-year-old Hilaria Bustamante casts a tearful gaze at a wall plastered with photos of departed fellow sex slaves, vowing to demand justice during a historic visit to the Philippines by Japan's emperor starting Tuesday.

Op-Ed: Timothy Bradley could suffer first knockout loss against Pacquiao

Timothy Bradley has never been knocked out in his entire professional career but on April 9, he could suffer his first KO loss against Manny Pacquiao when they collide for the third time on April 9 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Pacquiao to skip PBA coaching job to train for Bradley fight

Manny Pacquiao is taking a respite as playing coach of Mahindra Enforcers (Kia Sorento) in the PBA to stay focused on the training for his trilogy fight against Timothy Bradley on April 9 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Big dreams but little action for Manila's traffic nightmare

Manila - Web designer Maria Zurbano kisses her three-year-old daughter goodbye and sets out in the pre-dawn darkness for a torturous commute through the Philippine capital.

Pacquiao now cleared to fight after close to a year of therapy

Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao visited his orthopedic doctor in Los Angeles Tuesday to find out if his injured shoulder has already healed following a delicate surgery to repair his torn shoulder rotator cuff.
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