Terence Crawford 'in contact' with Manny Pacquiao over mega-fight but pandemic remains an obstacle
By John McAuley, The National, Tue, 02 Jun 2020
Terence Crawford is eyeing a life-changing payday against Manny Pacquiao, despite the difficulties in organising the bout amid a global pandemic. The WBO welterweight champion, considered by many to be among the best pound-for-pound fighters in boxing, is plotting his return to the ring for the f  Read Full Story >>>

Age just a number for JC
By Joaquin Henson,, Tue, 02 Jun 2020

JC Manangquil. When super WBA welterweight champion Sen. Manny Pacquiao says age is just a number, he refers to being 41 not as a handicap to staying competitive in the ring. When boxing manager and promoter J. C. (Jim C
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Live Boxing is Back: Shakur Stevenson and Jessie Magdaleno to Headline June Cards, Tue, 02 Jun 2020

Top Rank on ESPN at the MGM Grand Conference Center Grand Ballroom marks the return of big-time boxing to North America LAS VEGAS (June 1, 2020) — It can all be summarized in three long-awaited words: boxing is
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Fighter’s Heaven: Marking the 4th Year Of Ali’s passing, Tue, 02 Jun 2020

June 3, 2016 DEER LAKE, PA. - Kings came to the mountain bearing gifts. Celebrities and adoring fans, too. To be sure, they remember the Greatest of All Time. It has been four years since the passing of Muhammad Ali,
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Sampson Boxing Re-Signs Mexican Contenders Eduardo ‘Zurdito’ Ramirez and Jorge ‘Demonio’ Cota to Promotional Contracts, Tue, 02 Jun 2020

Sampson boxing proudly announces the re-signing of featherweight contender Eduardo “Zurdito” Ramirez and super welterweight contender Jorge “Demonio” Cota, both of Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico, to exclusive l
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Errol Spence Shortlists Terence Crawford & Manny Pacquiao!
By Jerrell Fletcher,, Tue, 02 Jun 2020
Errol “The Truth” Spence (26-0, 21KOs) is a determined man who has undisputed glory on his mind. How much so? That he already has his hit list mapped out! With it being reported that Spence will face Danny Garcia (37-2, 21KOs) in the fall, who are the remaining two guys on his hit list? Th  Read Full Story >>>

Eddie Hearn has ‘funny feeling’ Deontay Wilder won’t be ready to fight Tyson Fury this year
By Coral Barry,, Tue, 02 Jun 2020
Eddie Hearn has revealed he suspects Deontay Wilder won’t be ‘ready’ to fight Tyson Fury next and wants to pit the WBC champion against Dillian Whyte instead. Whyte is the mandatory challenger to Fury’s WBC title, but the Gypsy King is contracted to take on Wilder in their trilogy clash in h  Read Full Story >>>

Classic Fight: Manny Pacquiao ices Ricky Hatton with vicious one-punch knockout
By Scott Christ, Bad Left Hook, Tue, 02 Jun 2020
2008 was a big year for Manny Pacquiao. He started the year as one of the most exciting, highly-regarded fighters in the world, pound-for-pound, and ended it as boxing’s newest bona fide superstar. He kicked off 2008 in March, beating Juan Manuel Marquez in a long-awaited rematch of their 2004   Read Full Story >>>

Broner Battles Mayweather Over Floyd Training Haney
By Paul Magno, Overtime Heroics, Tue, 02 Jun 2020
When video emerged of Floyd Mayweather training 21-year-old lightweight world titlist Devin Haney, a bag of worms was opened. Mayweather Promotions star Gervonta “Tank” Davis– also a 20-something lightweight champ– was apparently livid over the perceived disrespect. Davis reportedly fumed  Read Full Story >>>

Floyd Mayweather named No 1 on list of the best boxers of all time... but there's no place in the top 10 for Mike Tyson, Muhammad Ali is only FOURTH and Manny Pacquiao comes in second
By Kieran Jackson, Daily Mail (UK), Tue, 02 Jun 2020
Floyd Mayweather has topped a list from BoxRec of the greatest boxers of all time, while former undisputed world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson fails to make the cut. The top 10 list, compiled by respected boxing outlet BoxRec, sees Mayweather come out comfortably on top, having never lost a fi  Read Full Story >>>

By Maloney L. Samaco,, Mon, 01 Jun 2020

Marlon Tapales was born on March 23, 1992 in Tubod, Lanao del Norte. He turned professional at age 16 without fighting a single amateur bout, knocking out Nestor Gamolo in the 1st round on July 18, 2008. Then he won on points ov
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'I want to break all of the records... the world is my oyster': Tyson Fury eyes 'biggest fight contract in the history of boxing' as he approaches the end of his current £80m deal with Top Rank
By Ben Nagle, Mail Online (UK), Mon, 01 Jun 2020
British boxing icon Tyson Fury is eyeing the biggest fight contract in the history of boxing as he approaches the end of his current £80million deal with Top Rank. Fury has catapulted himself to the top of the heavyweight division after beating Deontay Wilder, and the Gypsy King is now ready to   Read Full Story >>>

Mike Tyson may die in ring against Tyson Fury – Whyte warns WBC president
By Don Silas, Daily Post Nigeria, Mon, 01 Jun 2020
British professional boxer, Dillian Whyte has warned WBC president, Mauricio Sulaiman that former heavyweight champion, Mike Tyson, may die in the ring. Sulaiman had publicly backed Tyson’s proposed comeback and even said he would support the 53-year-old making a run for British fighter, Tyson   Read Full Story >>>

Plania to face Greer on June 16 in MGM Grand
By Lito delos Reyes,, Mon, 01 Jun 2020

DAVAO CITY -- Current International Boxing Federation North American super bantamweight champion "Magic" Mike Plania of Gen. Santos City will face World Boxing Organization world bantamweight no. 1 ranked contender Joshua Gr
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GM Antonio rules Baby Uno chess challenge
By Marlon Bernardino,, Mon, 01 Jun 2020
GRANDMASTER (GM) Rogelio "Joey" Antonio Jr. ruled via tie break the 1st Baby Uno chess challenge online blitz tournament last Friday at the Antonio, tied for first-second places with Grandmaster (GM) Mark Paragua at 13.5 apiece in the three minutes plus two seconds increment time con  Read Full Story >>>

Whyte Shakes Head at Sulaiman's Position on Mike Tyson Comeback, Mon, 01 Jun 2020
Heavyweight contender Dillian Whyte is shocked at the recent statements from World Boxing Council President Mauricio Sulaiman, who is fully supporting a potential comeback by former undisputed world champion Mike Tyson. Tyson, 53-years-old and inactive since 2005, has been looking to return to th  Read Full Story >>>

Spence on Next Three Fights - Garcia, Pacquiao, Then Crawford, Mon, 01 Jun 2020
WBC, IBF welterweight champion Errol Spence is looking to get back in the mix with big fights. Spence was in the ring back in September, when he won a very tough twelve round decision over Shawn Porter to unify their welterweight titles at Staples Center in Los Angeles. He was on his way to a   Read Full Story >>>

Pinoy pug in Vegas return
By Joaquin Henson,, Mon, 01 Jun 2020

Plania (C). Boxing is back in Las Vegas this month after the Nevada State Athletic Commission shut down the staging of combat sports last March 14 due to the pandemic and superbantamweight Mike (Magic) Plania of Gene
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Tyson Fury's promoter targeting September return for spectators at boxing events
By Freddie Keighley,, Mon, 01 Jun 2020
Tyson Fury's promoter Bob Arum hopes boxing events can welcome back limited crowds from September onwards. The Top Rank boss is also targeting the month for a lightweight unification fight between Vasyl Lomachenko and Teofimo Lopez. Ukrainian Lomachenko was due to face American-Honduran Lopez   Read Full Story >>>

Tyson Fury Aims To Break Bank With Richest Deal In Boxing History
By Manouk Akopyan,, Mon, 01 Jun 2020
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury wants to be boxing’s biggest bread winner. After hinting that he might retire after two more fights, Fury (30-0-1, 21 KOs) has now changed his tune and is instead looking forward to negotiating a new record-breaking deal. “I’m coming to the end of my c  Read Full Story >>>

Manny the Pacmanian Devil?
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Sun, 31 May 2020

Manny Pacquiao had been called names before, at times likening him to an animal or beast but this is the first time, somebody called him a devil (inside the ring). But before we dwell into that, if Manny were an animal or a
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Plania. Filipino world ranked bantamweight prospect “Magic” Mike Plania (W23 KO12 L1) will clash with WBO number 1 ranked bantamweight Joshua Greer Jr. (W22 KO12 L1 D1) in Top Rank’s closed door event. The fight wi
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Who will Mike Tyson fight?
iOL Sport, Sun, 31 May 2020
CAPE TOWN – Ever since Mike Tyson announced he was making a comeback to the boxing ring, things have gotten crazy and a number of names have been mentioned as potential opponents. Former world heavyweight champion Evander Holyfield followed suit and also declared he was back, which led to specu  Read Full Story >>>

Remembering former world champion Curtis Cokes
By Bill Tibbs,, Sun, 31 May 2020
The boxing world lost a true champion and legend in Dallas, Texas welterweight Curtis Cokes who passed on Friday, May 29, at age 82. An International Boxing Hall of Fame inductee in 2003, Cokes was a sensational boxer and counterpuncher. And, if he landed that right-hand counter, there was a good  Read Full Story >>>

OUTSIDE LOOKING IN: All Eumir Marcial wants is to train for the Olympics
By Eddie Alinea of The Manila Times,, Sun, 31 May 2020

Marcial. This OUTSIDER can only commiserate with middleweight Olympic qualifier Eumir Marcial. Nearly three months after earning his ticket last March 8 (March 9 in Manila) to the postponed Tokyo Olympic Games, the 24-y
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Don’t be surprised if Manny Pacquiao KO’s Terence Crawford
By Brian Douglas,, Sun, 31 May 2020
Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao will beat Terence “Bud” Crawford. l know Crawford will run, because he won’t be able to handle that legendary left hand of the Pac-Man. It’s my belief that Manny will have that “It” factor that ability to rumble, and that’s where he will catch Crawford c  Read Full Story >>>

Top Rank to host most of its June cards in Las Vegas, without fans
By Steve Kim,, Sun, 31 May 2020
With boxing set to resume in the United States in June, Top Rank has put forth an early summer schedule of bouts, the majority of which will take place at the MGM Grand Conference Center in Las Vegas and be televised on ESPN platforms. "The goal was to start out with really good, competitive figh  Read Full Story >>>

The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Manny Pacquiao (Part 5 of 5)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Sun, 31 May 2020

The World Needs Manny Pacquiao. To Help Revive Boxing Under Covid Esteemed boxing columnist from the other side of the Pacific, Paul Magno put very succinctly what I have been saying all along in face of the onslaught
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Ancajas hones form as boxing returns
By Josef T. Ramos, The Manila Times, Sun, 31 May 2020
International Boxing Federation (IBF) super flyweight champion JerwinAncajas is employing a low-key training pace as boxing without a live audience returns to Las Vegas on June 9. “Mganasa 75 percent na, pasangawamuna (I’m at 75 percent, barely passing),” Ancajas, 28, told The Manila Times   Read Full Story >>>

Anthony Joshua suggests he wouldn’t get away with Tyson Fury’s ‘controversial’ comments
By Matthew Cooper, Daily Star (UK), Sun, 31 May 2020
Anthony Joshua has praised rival Tyson Fury 's work as a mental health advocate but believes he would not be able to get away with saying the same "controversial things" as the Gypsy King. Fury has spoken openly about his mental health struggles since returning from a 31-month hiatus from the rin  Read Full Story >>>

Andrew Moloney Very Pumped For American Debut on Top Rank Card
By Chris Glover,, Sun, 31 May 2020
The Moloney twins have been the talk of the boxing press in recent weeks, with the twins alongside their manager, Australian boxing icon Tony Tolj, successfully gaining entry to the United States despite worldwide travel issues caused by the COVID-19 outbreak. The pair gained entry to the United   Read Full Story >>>

Boxing set for tightrope comeback
By Recah Trinidad,, Sat, 30 May 2020

JOHNRIEL Casimero’s triple crown world bantamweight unification fight in Las Vegas has been listed as a preferred top bout in boxing’s awaited sneak-in return to the big scene this year. Casimero’s original Apr
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The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Manny Pacquiao (Part 4)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Sat, 30 May 2020

Pacquiao (C) pose with outstanding boxers during the Elorde Awards. The Influence of Manny Pacquiao Without question, by the middle of the 2000s, Manny Pacquiao has become the new Filipino boxing
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ABAP sets conditions for Marcial
By Joaquin Henson,, Sat, 30 May 2020

Ricky Vargas. ABAP president Ricky Vargas has spoken with New York boxing manager Shelly Finkel in a one-hour video conference call to lay down the conditions of a possible engagement in handling Olympic middleweight q
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By Maloney L. Samaco,, Sat, 30 May 2020

Merlito Sabillo. Merlito "Tiger" Sabillo, born on January 19, 1984 in Toboso, Negros Occidental had his professional debut, at age of 24, winning over Powell Balaba by unanimous decision on January 26, 2008. He went o
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Impact Boxing proposes Veterans Boxing League for comebacking Legends, Sat, 30 May 2020

Over the next few weeks the sport of boxing will finally resume after a lengthy hiatus caused by the covid-19 pandemic. While the action in the ring was on hold, there still was plenty going on outside of the ring. Former
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Leaning on Pacquiao: Why Boxing Needs Manny
By Paul Magno, Overtime Heroics, Sat, 30 May 2020
There’s a lot of uncertainty when it comes to how and when to resume boxing in the Covid-19 world. However, the one sure thing is that fighters and promoters will need big things to recoup some of the time and money lost in the shutdown. That’s why everyone seems to be calling the name of Manny   Read Full Story >>>

Errol Spence Jr. vs. Danny Garcia coming before the end of the year?
By Vikram Birring,, Sat, 30 May 2020
After a grueling victory against Shawn Porter, Errol Spence was told by the interviewer that his next fight would be against Danny Garcia in January this year. Then, Spence nearly died in a calamitous automobile accident. And after that, the world was hit by a pandemic it never saw coming.   Read Full Story >>>

Anthony Joshua reveals Tyson Fury is on his ‘hit list’ and is determined to fight him
By Simon Boyle, The Sun, Sat, 30 May 2020
THE whole of Britain wants to see Anthony Joshua fight British boxing rival Tyson Fury. The 30-year-old fighter says he's determined to knock out Fury and achieve the win he wants. The world champ says: “Undoubtedly the fight I want is Tyson Fury — he is holding something that I want, he  Read Full Story >>>

Mendoza is re-elected WBA president
By Lito delos Reyes,, Sat, 30 May 2020

DAVAO CITY -- Gilberto Jesus Mendoza was re-elected as president of the World Boxing Association last Thursday with affirmative vote of all its members for the period 2020-2025. The Assembly of the WBA ratified to continue
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Check-in with fighters all week as Rey Vargas, Terrell Gausha, Sergey Derevyanchenko, Sergey Lipinets, Alfredo Angulo & Jamal James provide updates during social distancing.* LAS VEGAS (May 29, 2020) - Premier Boxing C
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Hombres de Honor MMA 104 features two WKN title bouts in August in Madrid, Sat, 30 May 2020

The World Kickboxing Network is set to return to Spain in August with Hombres de Honor 104 taking place in Madrid. The event, presented by Chinto "El Samurai" Mordillo, is titled "Sangre y Arena" (Blood and Sand, Eng). Tw
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Tyson Fury predicts shot which will knock out Anthony Joshua when they fight
By Joshua Peck, Daily Star (UK), Sat, 30 May 2020
Tyson Fury believes a left hook will be enough to knock Anthony Joshua out should the two heavyweight world champions ever meet. The British boxing stars share the belts and talks over an undisputed bout are believed to be ongoing. Both fighters are confident they can get the better of their r  Read Full Story >>>

'The fight I want is Tyson Fury': Anthony Joshua reveals he is desperate to face The Gypsy King, as talk of a mega all-British unification heavyweight bout continues to swirl
By Kieran Jackson, Mail Online (UK), Sat, 30 May 2020
Anthony Joshua says he wants to fight Tyson Fury and win his belts, fuelling talk of a mega all-British unification bout. Joshua, who avenged his only defeat of his career against Andy Ruiz Jr with an unanimous points victory in December, is next scheduled to face Kubrat Pulev in a fight delayed  Read Full Story >>>

Thurman: Give Me Four Years, I Can Make Jameis Winston A Contender
By Jake Donovan,, Sat, 30 May 2020
There’s a lot about Jameis Winston to which Keith Thurman can relate, which made for a pleasant recent gym session between the pair of Florida-based star athletes. The two met at St. Pete Boxing Club in St. Petersburg, Florida, the humble facility where Thurman has trained from the moment he la  Read Full Story >>>

When He's Not Boxing, Manny Pacquiao Is Literally Running the Philippines
By Charlotte Kennedy, Sportscasting, Fri, 29 May 2020
While Manny Pacquiao may best be best-known for his prowess in the boxing ring, his political career might be most surprising. Many people, including his former trainer Freddie Roach, think Pacquiao is making a mistake trying to mix the two careers. But this is not the first time he’s faced a figh  Read Full Story >>>

When Manny faced Melvin
By Joaquin Henson,, Fri, 29 May 2020

Melvin Magramo (L) and his son Giemel (R). It was on Sept. 13, 1997, when Manny Pacquiao battled Melvin Magramo in a 10-round bout at the Cebu Coliseum. Pacquiao was coming off eight straight KO wins and fre
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Mike Tyson comeback fight: Who is in the running, from Evander Holyfield to Tyson Fury, Fri, 29 May 2020
Mike Tyson has got the entire sporting world talking after confirming he would return to the ring for a comeback fight for charity, showing off his impressive physique and age-defying speed in a series of videos. He is set to announce his opponent in the coming days, teasing that fans are ‘not goi  Read Full Story >>>

The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Manny Pacquiao (Part 3)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Fri, 29 May 2020

The First Golden Age of Philippine Boxing started with flyweight champions Pancho Villa, Small Montana, Little Dado and Ceferino Garcia, the first Filipino and Asian to win the world middleweight title, that spanned from
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Dana White: Mike Tyson has something 'lined up'
By Brett Okamoto,, Fri, 29 May 2020
The possibility of a Mike Tyson comeback at age 53 has the entire sports world curious, and at least one fan and friend of Tyson's believes it's legit: UFC president Dana White. Speaking to ESPN on Thursday, White said he's convinced Tyson will return to the ring in the near future, although he d  Read Full Story >>>

The Heavy Seventies
By Charles Saunders,, Fri, 29 May 2020
Back in 2008, one of the featured articles in The Ring magazine was a division-by-division analysis of “The Best Eras in Boxing History,” by British writer Gavin Evans. Evans’s pick for the heavyweights is best of times is the 1970s. Given that this was the era of Hall-of-Famers Muhammad Ali,   Read Full Story >>>

CES Boxing offering Mike Tyson $1,000,000-plus to fight Juiseppe Angelo Cusumano, Fri, 29 May 2020

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (May 28, 2020) --- Classic Entertainment and Sports (CES), founded and operated by veteran boxing promoter Jimmy Burchfield, Sr., is offering "Iron" Mike Tyson $1,000,000 to square-off with Juiseppe Angel
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Unforgettable Fights To Air Fridays at 10 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME NEW YORK – May 28, 2020 – SHOWTIME Sports® has announced today its SHOWTIME BOXING CLASSICS June slate, featuring a collection of Mike Tyson fights, Ant
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Sampson Lewkowicz Re-Signs Dominican Two-Time World Champion Javier Fortuna to a Long-Term Promotional Contract, Fri, 29 May 2020

Sampson Boxing proudly announces the re-signing of two-time former world champion Javier “El Abejon” Fortuna to a promotional contract. From La Romana, Dominican Republic, Fortuna (35-2-1, 24 KOs), the former WBA Feat
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Split-T Management Signs Puerto Rico's Olympic Trials champion Omar Rosario, Fri, 29 May 2020

NEW YORK (May 28, 2020) - Split-T Management has announced the addition of a second top amateur prospect this week, as 2020 Olympic hopeful Omar Rosario of Puerto Rico has signed with the company. Rosario, of Caguas, PR, i
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Jessie Vargas recalls fights with Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, thoughts on Mayweather as a trainer
By Scott Christ, Bad Left Hook, Fri, 29 May 2020
Jessie Vargas was the latest guest on Matchroom’s Lockdown Tapes series, speaking with host Chris Lloyd about his boxing career from start to where we’re at today. One of the topics was the late Roger Mayweather, whom Vargas worked with some as a kid. Devin Haney recently said that Roger was   Read Full Story >>>

Young blood: Devin Haney vs. Ryan Garcia - who wins?
By Allan Cerf,, Fri, 29 May 2020
It seems one can only do so many mythical matchups! During this enforced lull we fans think about boxing but there is no boxing – so we continue to think about it. Rinse, wash, repeat. My superb editor, John Raspanti, gave me a couple of possible assignments and here we go. Will Th  Read Full Story >>>

Keith Thurman: “I Want The Spence Fight”
By Hans Themistode, Boxing Insider, Fri, 29 May 2020
Fans of the sport of boxing are constantly left waiting. They want the big matchups to take place and they want it to happen sooner rather than later. But more times than not, they are forced to cross their hands, twiddle their thumbs and wait. Once upon a time, one of the most anticipated match  Read Full Story >>>

Erik Morales Fires Back at Juan Manuel Marquez: You Didn't Want To Fight!
By Miguel Rivera,, Fri, 29 May 2020
Erik Morales has continued his war of words with fellow Mexican and former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez. The situation first began when Morales explained that unlike Marquez he didn't need four fights to get a win over Manny Pacquiao. Morales defeated Pacquiao by a twelve r  Read Full Story >>>

The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Manny Pacquiao (Part 2)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Thu, 28 May 2020

Elorde's Influence Extends Through 90s Though the Philippines managed to produce world boxing champions in the next three decades through the 1990s, Flash Elorde remained as paragon for generations of local fighters
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Manny Pacquiao could still fight Conor McGregor amid a list of boxing welterweight stars hoping to face ‘Pac Man’
EconoTimes, Thu, 28 May 2020
A boxing clash between Manny Pacquiao and Conor McGregor is still on the table. However, it does not seem like an immediate plan for both fighters, especially with a list of welterweight stars lining up to fight “Pac Man” before he retires. Manny Pacquiao vs. Conor McGregor still in the works  Read Full Story >>>

Mike Tyson vs Tyson Fury: How boxers compare as Gypsy King claims he accepted offer to fight 53-year-old
By William Pugh, The Sun, Thu, 28 May 2020
TYSON FURY said he recently accepted an offer to fight Mike Tyson despite the 22-year age difference between the pair. Iron Mike has been back in training and looks set for a mammoth comeback fight. Tyson Fury claims he has accepted an offer to fight his 53-year-old idol Mike Tyson The supe  Read Full Story >>>

Boxing and UFC events heading back to Las Vegas after NSAC approval
World Boxing News, Thu, 28 May 2020
The Nevada State Athletic Commission voted unanimously to approve forthcoming UFC and Top Rank events taking place in Las Vegas. NSAC officials approved combat sports returning to the state, which include Top Rank Gym shows promised to WBN by promoter Bob Arum earlier this month. Outlining wha  Read Full Story >>>

Roy Jones Answers Nobody’s Challenge, Hints at Wanting Tyson, Holyfield
By Paul Magno, Overtime Heroics, Thu, 28 May 2020
Apparently answering a challenge made by nobody, former four-division world champ, Roy Jones Jr. has made it clear that he won’t be “bullied.” Presumably, he “won’t be bullied” by comeback-minded heavyweight superstars Mike Tyson and Evander Holyfield. Not that either Tyson or Holyfield  Read Full Story >>>

Making the Rounds: Pacquiao in holding pattern; Casimero waiting on Inoue
By Kevin Iole, Yahoo! Sports, Thu, 28 May 2020
Manny Pacquiao had hoped to use the momentum from his impressive victory over Keith Thurman last July in Las Vegas as a springboard to another mega-fight in the welterweight division. But with the coronavirus pandemic still raging, Pacquiao is idled and there have been no talks about his next fig  Read Full Story >>>

Mercito Gesta Spending Pandemic Feeding Front Line Workers
By Sean Crose, Boxing Insider, Thu, 28 May 2020
“It’s a little bit different,” lightweight Mercito Gesta says over the phone, “but I try to make the most out of it.” Like most everyone, Gesta is trying his best to survive the COVID-19 era with his physical and emotional well being in tact. Being a professional athlete, the California ba  Read Full Story >>>

The Enduring Influence of Flash Elorde and Pacquiao (Part I)
By Teodoro Medina Reynoso,, Wed, 27 May 2020

Part One: The Elorde Influence Manny Pacman Pacquiao and Gabriel Flash Elorde are the two most popular champion boxers in the country not only because of their world renowned individual ring exploits but for their lastin
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Pacquiao could be biting off more than he can chew if he fights Crawford
By Erwin Lastimosa,, Wed, 27 May 2020
Time waits for no man, and the great Filipino boxing legend Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao is already in the twilight of his career. Pacquiao is interested in fighting young undefeated American WBO welterweight champion Terence “Bud” Crawford in a title unification bout. Pacquiao has already  Read Full Story >>>

Tyson Fury reveals what he expects to see from Deontay Wilder in trilogy fight
By Chisanga Malata ,, Wed, 27 May 2020
Tyson Fury expects Deontay Wilder to be a far more dangerous opponent in their trilogy fight later this year. In February, Fury ended Wilder's reign as WBC heavyweight champion with a stunning upset victory in Las Vegas. In front of a sold-out crowd at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Fury put on a ca  Read Full Story >>>

By Maloney L. Samaco,, Wed, 27 May 2020

Sonny Boy Jaro was born on March 24, 1982 in Silay City Negros Occidental. Like most boxers, Jaro lived in hardship and helped his father in making shoes. At age 12 years, he fought as an amateur boxer and had 59 fights befo
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5 Pinoys in Miami
By Joaquin Henson,, Wed, 27 May 2020

L-R: JC Manangquil, Reymart Gaballo and Sean Gibbons. WBO bantamweight champion Johnriel Casimero isn’t the only Filipino fighter staying in the US during the pandemic. In Miami, there are five Filipino boxers un
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Live Boxing Returns to Impact Network in July, Wed, 27 May 2020
DETROIT, MI (May 26, 2020) – Live televised boxing events are scheduled to return on the Impact Network in mid-July as negotiations for fights in Las Vegas, Detroit, Chicago, and Florida for the Bahamas, are all underway as particular cities reopen up for business amid the COVID-19 pandemic. W  Read Full Story >>>

Impact Network “Stars and Champions” Shawn Porter Recap and This Week's Guest Jose Ramirez, Wed, 27 May 2020

DETROIT, MI (May 26, 2020) – Undefeated Super Lightweight World Champion, Jose Ramirez (25-0, 17 KOs), who is promoted by Top Rank, will be the featured guest on this week’s edition of “Stars and Champions”, airing this F
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‘Hell Yeah!’ – Tyson Fury responds to Mike Tyson exhibition fight offer
By Phil D. Jay, World Boxing News, Wed, 27 May 2020
Current WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury says an offer is on the table to fight the legendary Mike Tyson in an exhibition fight for charity. Firstly, ‘The Gypsy King’ made the announcement on Tuesday in a stunning turn of events that came from nowhere. As fans clamored for a clash betwe  Read Full Story >>>


Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao resumes his regular column at and now Bandera to express his own thoughts and to be able to communicate to his fans worldwide.

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