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Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao will soon retire from boxing as old age is fast catching up on him and in order to sustain his popularity in the sport, he needs to get himself involved in basketball, the Philippines' top-rated sport

Op-Ed: Why Hillary Clinton wants Manny Pacquiao to endorse her candidacy

US presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton must be really impressed with Manny Pacquiao's popularity in the US that she reportedly told Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum in a private gathering to get Pacquiao to the US and help in her candidacy.

Op-Ed: Call in Whitecaps game so bad it is a 'black eye' for the MLS

I don't reckon it's the end of the world but it is the end of my Major League Soccer experience. Okay, for the foreseeable future. The call that gave Dallas FC a win in their playoff against Vancouver Wednesday night was so bad it does that, and more.

Op-Ed: Aging boxer Bernard Hopkins etching own name in boxing history

On Nov.8 at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, N.J., multiple light heavyweight titleholder Bernard Hopkins will prove he can still defend his IBF, WBA and IBA light-heavyweight titles against the 31-year-old unbeaten Russian boxer Segey Kovalev.

Op-Ed: FSU near-upset shows uncertain College Football Playoff rankings

Second-ranked Florida State remained unbeaten and situated on the inside of the College Football Playoff with a double-digit come-from-behind victory Thursday against the Louisville Cardinals.

Op-Ed: SF Giants prove again that the best baseball is team baseball

Say what you want about how the San Francisco Giants are undeserving of being Major League champions because they couldn't even win their division after the nearly interminable 162-game season.

San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval enters free agency

Celebrating the San Francisco Giants' victory over the Kansas City Royals in the seventh and final game of the 2014 World’s Series was all that Pablo Sandoval was interested in.

Op-Ed: Toronto Raptors 2014 season preview

When the final 6.2 seconds of the Toronto Raptors 2013-2014 NBA season wound down fans were left with an all too familiar feeling – heartbreak.

San Francisco Giants win third World Series in 5 years

A near-perfect five innings of relief pitching by Madison Bumgarner gave the Giants a narrow Game 7 World Series win over the Kansas City Royals. Tonight the Giants won their third World Series in five years, completing a rare sports trilogy.

Op-Ed: Mayweather's next opponent should be Miguel Cotto

After his win over Marcos Maidana in September the world is waiting for the announcement of Mayweather's next opponent. And with a potential fight against Pacquiao looking like a pipe dream, a rematch with Cotto may be Mayweather's next choice.

Manny Pacquiao's foe Chris Algieri cooks 90 percent of his food

To stay in top shape, WBO light welterweight titlist Chris Algieri prepares and cooks his own food to be sure that he gets the kind of nutrition that he needs.

Pacquiao considers Algieri the most dangerous foe of his career

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao is training doubly hard for his upcoming fight knowing that his next opponent, unbeaten American Chris Algieri, is the most dangerous fighter of his career

Rumour mill says Tampa Bay Rays could move to Montreal

It's no secret that 2014 has been a bad year for the Tampa Bay Rays — the team once again missed the playoffs, and on Friday, manager Joe Maddon abruptly left the team and became a free agent. Now sources say the team could be headed for Montreal.

Op-Ed: Ambrose vs Rollins vs Reigns at WrestleMania 31?

Looking into why the former Shield mates should headline WWE's biggest event WrestleMania, and predicting the way it should happen.

Op-Ed: What to do with Manny Pacquiao's soaring popularity in China

In a recent survey conducted by the popular Philippine-based opinion research firm Pulse Asia, Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao enjoys 97 percent awareness rating in his home country, an exceptional feat no local celebrity has enjoyed in a long time.

Rookie Cardinals outfielder dies in car accident

St. Louis Cardinals rookie outfielder Oscar Taveras, who hit a dramatic home run two weeks ago in the National League playoffs, was killed Monday in a car crash in the Dominican Republic.

Op-Ed: Real Madrid vs Barcelona lives up to the hype

When two of the world’s best two clubs meet, a good match is always to be expected. But with the summer additions of South American superstars Luis Suarez and James Rodriguez, El Clasico has hit new heights.

Bumgarner's gem puts Giants on cusp of World Series win

The San Francisco Giants are one win away from staking claim to the club's third World Series in five years following a 5-0 Game 5 victory Sunday night over the Royals.

NASCAR: Clock chimes on special win for Earnhardt Jr.

Dale Earnhardt Jr. won his fourth race of the 2014 NASCAR Sprint Cup season on Sunday, but the win was bittersweet. Despite the “special meaning” of the victory, he won't be able to challenge for the title he has chased his whole career on the circuit

Mourinho & Van Gaal stifle the midfield zone at Old Trafford

Louis van Gaal learned from his previous mistakes in Bayern Munich’s loss to Jose Mourinho’s Inter Milan in the 2010 Champions League final.

Pacquiao, Arum, Koncz fly to Hong Kong to promote Macau fight

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao along with promoter Bob Arum, adviser Michael Koncz, trainer Freddie Roach flew to Hong Kong Sunday to promote the Pacquiao-Algieri fight on Nov. 22 at the Cotai Arena of the Venetian Resort & Casino in Macau,China

Op-Ed: Best time for Manny Pacquiao to play basketball

Public clamor for boxing star Manny Pacquiao to refrain from playing basketball while under contract to do a boxing fight has subsided a bit following his pro debut as playing coach for Kia Sorento last Oct.19, when he played basketball for six minutes.

Duquesne dominated Alderson Broaddus in home action Special

Duquesne set the tone for Saturday's 48-27 win over Alderson Broaddus by returning the opening kick off for a 97-yard touchdown, scoring the most points in a game since 2011.

Op-Ed: What Chris Algieri can do to pull an upset against Manny Pacquiao

Despite predictions that Chris Algieri won't last the distance against veteran boxing star Manny Pacquiao when they face each other in the ring on Nov. 22, the unbeaten champion could still pull an upset if he knows how to use his own skill and talent.

Betting line for Mayweather-Pacquiao bout shows imminent face-off

A betting line for the long-awaited fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao has been established in at least two hotels in Las Vegas, Nevada, indicating that the fight could happen as early as May next year.

Juventus' attempt to find balance in attack starts with Tevez

Giuseppe Marotta walked around Turin with a confident strut during the hot summer months of 2013. When Carlos Tevez stepped into Malpensa Airport in Milan, the decision to acquire the Argentine striker was the ideal move for Juventus.

Op-Ed: Why Chris Algieri won't survive Manny Pacquiao's speed, power

Unbeaten WBO light welterweight champion Chris Algieri will face Manny Pacquiao in the ring on Nov. 22 with dominating height and superior reach but Pacquiao's longtime trainer Freddie Roach believes that despite the edge, Pacquiao will win the fight.

Op-Ed: 40 years on, Rumble in the Jungle - A super fight remembered

October 30th, 2014 marks the 40th anniversary of the Rumble in the Jungle. The Ali - Foreman fight in the former Zaire was a momentous event hailed by pundits and neutral observers alike as one of the greatest sporting spectacles of the last century.

Utrecht to host 2015 Tour de France start

The route for the 2015 Tour de France, the world’s greatest cycle race, was unveiled Wednesday at the Grand Palais in Paris. The 102nd running of the Tour de France will start from Utrecht, Holland's "bicycle city," on Jul. 4, 2014.

Op-Ed: What Pacquiao should do in training camp after basketball debut

After steering his Kia Sorento basketball team to its first victory in the 40th season of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA), Manny Pacquiao should now focus on his training and conditioning for his upcoming fight.

Bayern Munich's Pep Guardiola's attention to detail outwits Roma

Bayern Munich’s 7-1 thrashing of AS Roma was fairly similar to Germany’s semi-final triumph over Brazil at the World Cup. From the personnel, to the score-line, to the pattern of the match, the reigning Bundesliga champions were vastly superior.

Dominant starting pitchers take the mound in World Series Game 1

A top-flight pitching matchup is among the headlines as the World Series commences in earnest Tuesday from Kaufman Stadium in Kansas City, a town that hasn't hosted a World Series game in nearly 30 years.

Premier League club refunds fans after embarrassing performance

Sunderland fans who travelled across the country to see their team humiliated by Southampton will have the price of their tickets refunded by the club.

The ridiculous reason the Kansas City Royals have a huge World Series advantage

When the World Series begins tonight, the Kansas City Royals are going to have the advantage of playing the first game at home.

Footballer dies after goal celebration goes terribly wrong

What was supposed to be a moment of elation quickly turned into one of great sadness, as an Indian footballer died after his acrobatic goal celebration went terribly wrong.

NASCAR: Win squeezes Keselowski into the final eight in Chase

Brad Keselowski came to Talladega Superspeedway knowing one thing. He had to win the Geico 500 or else his hope for the 2014 title was over.

Vancouver Canucks home sellout streak ends at 474 - narrowly

The Vancouver Canucks had quite the sellout streak going but it ended Saturday night. The game against the Tampa Bay Lightning marked the first time the Canucks did not sell out a regular season game in 474 games, a streak dating back to Nov. 14, 2002.

Kia Sorento wins pro basketball debut with Pacquiao as coach

Kia Sorento, the newest member of the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) under playing coach Manny Pacquiao, has won its first game in the 40th season of the PBA at the Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan, Philippines Sunday.

Gennady Golovkin stops Marco Antonio Rubio in round 2

WBA middleweight champion and Olympic silver medalist Gennady Golovkin of Kazakhstan wasted no time in dispatching veteran boxing rival Marco Antonio Rubio in the second round of their fight at the StubHub Center in Carson, California Saturday night.

Nicholas Walters beats Nonito Donaire via 6th round knockout

Jamaican boxer Nicholas Walters remains unbeaten after trashing former WBA featherweight champion Nonito Domaire via a 6th round knockout victory Saturday night at the StubHub Center in Carson, California.

Basketball, boxing fans troop to PH Arena to watch Manny Pacquiao

Thousands of basketball and boxing fans from Metro Manila and surrounding provinces are expected to fill the newly-constructed Philippine Arena to capacity when Filipino boxing superstar debuts as a professional basketball player.
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