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3 PH athletes take  a beating on Day 1 of Olympic Games

3 PH athletes take a beating on Day 1 of Olympic Games

A stunning setback in boxing sent the Philippine Olympic team reeling on the first day of its campaign in the Rio Olympics which also saw two other Filipino athletes fail miserably in their outings on Saturday held at the Riocentro Pavillion.

Mark the date: Nov. 5

Manny Pacquiao’s return fight will be held on Nov. 5 after Top Rank chief Bob Arum conferred with the Filipino fighter.

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Rio PH bets may reach 15

The number of athletes that will carry the Philippine flag in the Rio Olympics could snowball to as much as 15 in the event boxing delivers the heavy blows and a few others step up to the plate heading into the final days of qualification. Chief of Mission Joey Romasanta said yesterday that boxing looks […]

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‘Algieri won’t go beyond 6 rounds’

The verbal sparring between the camps of Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri has escalated with the Canadian adviser of the Filipino icon suggesting that the unbeaten US fighter won’t go beyond six rounds on Nov. 23 in Macau.

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Arum includes rematch clause

When Bob Arum was told that Chris Algieri was deeply interested in facing Manny Pacquiao on Nov. 23 in Macau, the very first thing the Hall of Fame promoter did was make sure that a rematch clause be included in the contract.

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Pacquiao to ride chopper for first match in PBA

Manny Pacquiao made the short walk back to his enclave Sunday night moving as if he had just gone through 12 punishing rounds of championship boxing.

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