Negros officials: Pacquiao still a sports hero

DESPITE the loss of Senator Manny Pacquiao in the WBO welterweight match against Jeff Horn in Brisbane, Australia on Sunday, July 2, 2017, he is still a hero, Negrense officials said. Negros Occidental Governor Alfredo Marañon Jr. said the “Battle Read more »

Roach explains why Pacquiao KOs have not been coming

BRISBANE, Australia — Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach’s squirm was barely noticeable after fellow trainer Glenn Rushton boldly predicted the latter’s Australian ward Jeff Horn will stop Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao late in the rounds when the two Read more »

Promoters say Pacquiao still has edge over Horn

FILIPINO boxing promoters unanimously side with Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao when he defends his World Boxing Organization world welterweight belt against Australian challenger Jeff Horn on Sunday, July 6, at Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. The 38-year-old Filipino champion, with 59 Read more »

Free public viewing of Pacquiao-Horn fight set in Zamboanga

ZAMBOANGA Representative Celso Lobregat (1st district) is sponsoring a free pay-per-view public viewing of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) Welterweight fight between Manny Pacquiao and Australian Jeff Horn on Sunday, July 2. The live viewing of the Pacquiao-Horn fight will Read more »