Mexican boxing superstar Saul "Canelo" Alvarez and Filipino-American boxer Brian Viloria have one thing in common when it comes to endurance—they both tire out after six rounds which make them vulnerable to late attack by an opponent with better stamina
Boxing fans and writers have written about the character of Manny Pacquiao in different angles and viewpoints. In a recent media interview, the Filipino boxing superstar described himself in his own words.
Another 'low blow' by the Mayweathers thrown into Manny Pacauiao and to the Filipino superstar's home country. Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has again insinuated that Pacquiao is a user of enhancement drugs and the Philippines is haven for thesedrugs
Floyd Mayweather jr. suffered a first round defeat against Manny Pacquiao in their much anticipated fight of 2010. His defeat however happened outside the ring as Yahoo Sports placed him on second place in its monthly rating for the month of October
Boxing sportswriters and fans believe the popular Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao may suffer defeat at the hands of Miguel Cotto of Puerto Rico if the pound-for-pound king continues to train in Baguio City where there are too many distractions.
Oscar de la Hoya believes that Shane Mosley is a better boxer than Miguel Cotto and added that promoter Bob Arum is just trying to protect Pacquiao by fighting Cotto instead of Mosley as a prelude to a Pacquiao-Mayweather fight early next year.
After the Cotto-Clottey match held at the Madison Square Garden, two major boxing issues have dominated sports headlines; money and Manny. Money refers to the purse for the upcoming Pacquiao-Cotto match while Manny refers to the popular Filipino boxer.
Freddie Roach gives initial indications on how to beat Cotto in a recent interview with Sports Chat. The three-time trainer of the year awardee also shares his concerns for Manny and his preferred weight for his fight against the Puerto Rican Star.
Top Rank promotions chief Bob Arum has been trying to justify his actions in endorsing a Pacquiao-Cotto match by listing some reasons why he thinks the Pacquiao-Cotto match is the fight that will sell and favored by boxing fans.
With the reported agreement on the catch weight issue of the much awaited Pacquiao-Cotto match, it appeared that the fight will most likely happen in New York or Las Vegas, Nevada before the end of this year.
Manny Pacquiao's choice for his next fight is down to two as the Mayweather-Marquez fight is now in limbo. The two famous boxers were in contention as Pacquiao's next opponent but a problem arose when Mayweather suffered injury while in training.
Boxer Manny Pacquiao is back home after a stopover in New York where he attended the Boxing Association of America (BWAA) award ceremonies. Pacquiao went directly to Bohol with wife Jinkee to rejoin their children and resume their interrupted vacation.
The Pacquiao-Mayweather match remains unbeatable even as Cotto proves his worth with his unpopular win over Joshua Clottey. Top Rank's Bob Arum has been pushing for a Pacquiao-Cotto match but boxing fans may not agree with him this time.