MANILA, Philippines (AP) Filipino boxing great Manny Pacquiao will travel to Japan next month to lend a hand as the Philippines bids against China to host the 2019 basketball World Cup. Manuel V. Pangilinan, the president of the Basketball Federation of the Philippines, said Friday that Pacquiao will be among Filipino government officials and business executives who will try to...
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Things have been quiet with Manny Pacquiao over the past two months since his disappointing defeat to Floyd Mayweather. He’s had surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff on his right shoulder, and the recovery from that procedure will keep him on the shelf through the end of 2015. He’s eager to get back into the ring in 2016, although there have been no firm plans announced as to...
If there is anything that Floyd Mayweather can do well it is talk trash. The man knows how to talk the talk even if he doesn't always walk it. he talked all kinds of smack leading up to the fight with Manny Pacquiao back in May and now that the fight is done and over with he is still talking smack.Mayweather claims there will be no rematch, but if he is still doing things like...
Floyd Mayweather Jr. likely made over $200 million for his fight against Manny Pacquiao, but at least one member of his entourage apparently felt “The Money Team” should have taken home a few more shekels. In a lawsuit filed in Clark County court on Wednesday, a Las Vegas casino valet claimed he was threatened by...Read More
HBO and Showtime are doing backflips and handstands in their offices today. Reports have confirmed that the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight on May 2 broke all pay per view records. HBO/Showtime have announced to the world that MayPac generated 4.4 million buys and brought in $400 million in revenue just from the U.S. alone. When you factor international sales, the live...
After their mega-fight Saturday night, we found out that Manny Pacquiao entered the ring against Floyd Mayweather with a severely torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder. While the fact that the Filipino slugger wasn’t 100 percent healthy may not have altered the outcome of the fight, it almost certainly changed how it was contested. On Wednesday, Dr. Neal ElAttrache informed...
Two fans filed a class action lawsuit against Manny Pacquiao and his team for failing to disclose a serious shoulder injury prior to the fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. last weekend. After losing to Mayweather by unanimous decision, Pacquiao’s camp said the fighter was trying to compete despite a severe shoulder injury. They blamed the...Read More
Manny Pacquiao lost to Floyd Mayweather by unanimous decision Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. He didn’t agree with the outcome. Minutes after the final bell, Pacquiao told Max Kellerman in his post-fight interview “I thought I won the fight.” This embed is invalid " /> You could argue that Pacquiao landed the most memorable...
Floyd Mayweather Jr. not only defeated Manny Pacquiao easily by unanimous decision, but he also taunted his opponent in the process. Mayweather won the fight 116-112 on two cards and 118-110 on the other. He out-pointed Pacquiao easily and with the exception of flurries, dodged most punches Pac-Man threw. At one point when he was...Read More
Jimmy Kimmel was part of Manny Pacquiao’s entourage for the Filipino’s fight with Floyd Mayweather Saturday night in Las Vegas and stole the show with his great T-shirt. Kimmel had a shirt featuring Pac-Man eating a bunch of little Mayweather faces instead of ghosts. Alternatively, we’ve seen the cool T-shirt Pacquiao has worn featuring a...Read More
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