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Pacquiao retires from boxing

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao (Photo from Pacquiao’s Facebook page) MANILA (Philippines News Agency) – Manny Pacquiao, the only eight-division champion in boxing history, has officially called it a career in boxing after announcing his retirement from the sport on Wednesday. In a 14-minute video, the 42-year-old Pacquiao said “goodbye boxing,” signaling an … Continue reading

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Pacquiao announces August clash vs. Spence

By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno   MANILA (Philippines News Agency)– Former eight-division world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao announced on Saturday that he would face Errol Spence in what would be his comeback bout in Las Vegas on August 22 (Philippine time). This will be Pacquiao’s first bout since beating Keith Thurman for the World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight … Continue reading

Ramirez keynotes PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup opener 
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Ramirez keynotes PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup opener 

News Release GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) chairman William “Butch” Ramirez is keynote speaker as the PSC-Pacquiao Amateur Boxing Cup kicks off at Robinson’s Place here, Saturday, December 16. Ramirez said the General Santos City leg serves as the inagaural launch of the joint grassroots boxing program of the PSC and Senator Manny … Continue reading