Pacquiao defeats Algieri

Manny Pacquiao got the big knockdowns he was looking for, battering Chris Algieri around the ring at will Sunday in a lopsided welterweight title fight. Pacquiao chased Algieri from the opening bell, knocking him down repeatedly and dominating. About the only thing Pacquiao didn’t get was his first knockout in five years, settling instead for […]

House lawmakers confident of Pacquiao win

The colleagues of Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao in the House of Representatives are confident the Sarangani lawmakers will triumph over undefeated American Chris Algieri in Macau on Sunday. House Speaker Feliciano Belmonte said that Pacquiao’s speed, stamina, power, experience, mental strength and determination will be a big factor but reminded the eight-division world champion […]

Palace wishes victory for Pacquiao

MALACANANG wished Friday boxing icon Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao good luck when he faces Chris Algieri at the Cotai Arena of The Venetian Macao on Sunday. “Hangad ng buong sambayanan ang tagumpay ng ating Pambansang Kamao, si Congressman MannyPacquiao,” said Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. said in a text message. (Read more)

Re-energized Pacquiao eyes KO win vs Algieri

Manny Pacquiao didn’t need the huge bouquet of flowers he was holding to feel welcome in this gambling enclave, where he will be fighting at an odd hour Sunday against an opponent who has to already feel as though he won boxing’s biggest lottery. Pacquiao got them anyway Tuesday night at his official grand entrance […]