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Tapales defense: From hot to cold

As Marlon Tapales began to complain about the searing summer heat, it would be the total opposite when he arrives in Japan early next week for his April 23 first defense of the World Boxing Organization (WBO) bantamweight title against Shohei Omori.

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Boxing: Pacquiao, Horn trade punches on July 2

Manny Pacquiao will extend his illustrious boxing career with a fight against a little-known former schoolteacher who never expected he’d get a shot at such a legend of the ring.

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Boxing: Lomachenko TKOs Sosa

Vasyl Lomachenko easily retained his WBO junior lightweight title, with a dominating boxing display over Jason Sosa, whose corner pulled the plug at the end of the ninth round.

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Rolando Navarette: Bad Boy no more

Three decades removed from the trappings of fame, he remains a crowd darling and it was evident late Saturday night when people gathered around him that Rolando Navarette has not cease to become an attraction.

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Pacquiao graces Elorde Awards

Eight-time division world champion Manny Pacquiao will be the guest of honor and speaker in the 17th Gabriel “Flash” Elorde Boxing Awards Banquet of Champions on Saturday at the Tent of the Manila Hotel.

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Manny Pacquiao vs. Amir Khan not happening per Bob Arum

The Manny Pacquiao vs. Amir Khan clash is not happening this April according to Top Rank promoter Bob Arum. Instead, the 85-year-old promoter has sent a new proposal to Pacquiao adviser Michael Koncz with a mystery opponent.

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