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Pacquiao says no decision yet on trainer for Matthysse fight

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxer and Senator Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao on Monday denied that he has terminated his partnership with longtime trainer Freddie Roach. Roach said in a statement last week that their 15-year partnership had come to an end, ...

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With its free medical program, sports regulatory body hopes ‘next Pacquiao’ emerges

Games and Amusements Board (GAB) chairman Baham Mitra hopes that by providing free medical services to local fighters the next Manny Pacquiao would emerge. Mitra expects a surge in the number of boxers wanting to compete professionally now that they ...

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Pacquiao KOs partnership with longtime trainer Roach

Boxing trainer Freddie Roach with Manny Pacquiao. Photo by Reuters LOS ANGELES- Filipino boxing star Manny Pacquiao has split with long-time trainer Freddie Roach, the veteran ring guru confirmed on Friday. In a brief statement, Roach said his 15-year association ...

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Lucas Matthysse excited to take on Pacquiao: He’s a ‘monster’ of a fighter

Matthysse, De La Hoya to visit Manila Even though Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse holds the world title, he considers himself a challenger fighting a legend in Manny Pacquiao. Matthysse said that, like other Argentinean boxing stars before him, he’ll get the ...

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Arum sees ‘pretty even’ bout between Pacquiao, Matthysse

A couple of years ago, Manny Pacquiao would have been a huge favorite against Lucas Matthysse. But that was years ago, boxing promoter Bob Arum said. “You know, maybe a couple of years ago, Manny would be a big favorite ...

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Coming soon from Manny Pacquiao: PAC Coins

MANILA – Senator and boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has teamed up with a Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange to launch his own digital token called PAC Coin, the company said. Global Crypto Offering Exchange, on its website, listed Pacquiao as a “notable ...

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Who will train Pacquiao for Matthysse fight?

MANILA, Philippines – Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao has yet to decide who will be in his corner when he challenges Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse for the WBA welterweight belt on July 15. This, according to the boxer’s longtime manager, Michael ...

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No bad blood, as Pacquiao invites Arum to watch Lucas Matthysse fight

To prove he remains in good terms with his former promoter, Manny Pacquiao has extended an invitation to Bob Arum to attend his fight against world-welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse. “He (Arum) is invited and there’s no problem,” Pacquiao said in ...

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Pacquiao dismisses beef with Arum: ‘Marunong akong tumanaw ng utang na loob’

Manny Pacquiao has made it clear that he remains friends with Top Rank Inc. chief executive Bob Arum, whom he now considers his “former promoter.” “Wala na. I’m free to promote my own fight,” Pacquiao said in an interview with ...

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KILALANIN: Lucas Matthysse, ang kampeon na gustong makalaban ni Pacquiao

Inanunsyo nitong Biyernes ni Manny Pacquiao ang kaniyang muling pagbabalik sa ibabaw ng ring sa darating na Hunyo kontra kay Lucas Matthysse sa Kuala Lumpur. Pero sino nga ba itong napipintong susunod na kakaharapin ni Pacquiao sa ibabaw ng lona?  ...

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