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Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return

Pacquiao defends WBA belt vs. Broner in Vegas return By Ivan Stewart Saldajeno  MANILA (Philippines News Agency) — Forty-year-old Manny Pacquiao stepped into a boxing ring in Las Vegas for the first time in nearly three years. In his return, however, he showcased a vintage performance. Pacquiao successfully retained his World Boxing Association welterweight championship with a brilliant victory … Continue reading

Trainers Give Pacquiao High Marks
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Trainers Give Pacquiao High Marks

  Trainers Give Pacquiao High Marks GENERAL SANTOS CITY–With just less than three weeks left before his defining fight with WBA champion Lucas Matthysse, Manny Pacquiao’s handlers were pleased with the work ethic shown by the 39-year-old legend. Just moments after Pacquiao displayed his old and fiery form on Tuesday, staggering sparring partner Gherich Chavez … Continue reading

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Batangas, Navotas carve out hard-fought wins in MPBL-Anta Rajah Cup

Batangas City and Navotas carved out similar hard-fought wins to boost their respective chances in the MPBL-Anta Rajah Cup at the Caloocan Sports Complex late Thursday night.  After absorbing their first loss in the tournament put up by Senator Manny Pacquiao with former MVP Kenneth Duremdes serving as commissioner, the Tanduay-backed Athletics got back on winning track with … Continue reading

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Young athletes urged to become world-class

Young athletes urged to become world-class By Armando Fenequito, Jr.   DAVAO CITY (Philippines News Agency) –World boxing legend Sen. Manny Pacquiao Monday urged young athletes competing in the Davao Regional Athletic Association (DAVRAA) in Davao City, to strive on becoming world-class athletes. “When you focus on your dream don’t let the negatives and you should … Continue reading