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Arum unfazed by MP’s heart issue

By Nick Giongco Despite reports saying that Manny Pacquiao has medical issues, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum is travelling to Manila early next month to discuss with the Filipino legend two possible fights. Obviously unaffected by Pacquiao’s condition, Arum told the Bulletin that Top Rank mainstays Terence Crawford and Vasyl Lomachenko are attractive matchups. […]

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I didn’t quit  – Matthysse

By Nick Giongco Fallen Argentine fighter Lucas Matthysse received widespread criticisms when he returned to his homeland after losing the WBA welterweight crown to Manny Pacquiao in Malaysia over the weekend. Speaking to Hispanic fight scribe Elisinio Castillo upon his arrival in Argentina, Matthysse lashed out at his detractors, vehemently denying that he quit in […]

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Former champ praises Pacquiao

By Nick Giongco Former undisputed world heavyweight champion Mike Tyson was just one of the boxing greats who admitted being mesmerized by Manny Pacquiao’s manhandling of Argentine mauler Lucas Matthysse last Sunday in Malaysia. Tyson took to social media to express his belief on Pacquiao’s ability to continue to make heads turn. “I saw the […]

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Pacquiao has  other options

By Nick Giongco KUALA LUMPUR – As Manny Pacquiao’s chartered Philippine Airlines jet flew back to the Philippines on Monday, talks began to swirl about what’s on the horizon for the newly-crowned World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight king. Pacquiao rattled off some names and Vasyk Lomachenko of Ukraine, the WBA lightweight ruler, was one of […]

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Pacman to Floyd: Let’s fight again

KUALA LUMPUR (AFP) – Manny Pacquiao has called on Floyd Mayweather to come out of retirement for a rematch, saying “let’s do a second one” after powering to his first KO win in nine years. The fighting senator known as “Pac-Man” took on the dangerous Argentine WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur on […]

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PH bets should train and fight like Pacquiao

Filipino athletes can produce better results in major international competitions if only they train and fight like boxing great Manny Pacquiao. This was underscored yesterday by Rep. Mikee Romero (1Pacman Partylist) after witnessing how the fighting senator from Gen. Santos City summoned his once feared strength and dazzling speed to destroy Argentine Lucas Matthysse in […]

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