Pacquiao ‘good choice’ as PDP-Laban standard bearer for 2022 – Koko

Christia Marie Ramos - Reporter / @CMRamosINQ 06/17/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Senator Manny Pacquiao will be a “good choice” as the presidential bet of the ruling Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban) party,  Senator Aquilino “Koko” Pimentel III said Thursday. “I think he will be…

Spence warns Pacquiao ahead of title clash

Bong Lozada 06/07/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Errol Spence Jr. sent out a stern warning toward Manny Pacquiao ahead of their August 21 showdown for the American’s IBF and WBC welterweight titles. In an episode of Barbershop Conversations, Spence said he’s…

The Great Fear

Manuel L. Quezon III - @inquirerdotnet 06/02/2021

Three interesting pictures appeared online yesterday. The first featured masked police and other officials signing an agreement to implement the President’s pandemic-related threat to remove local officials who allow large gatherings. The second photo showed Cebu Gov.…

PDP Laban exec: PDP-Laban nat’l assembly must have OK of party prexy

John Eric Mendoza 05/31/2021

MANILA, Philippines — The executive director of the PDP-Laban party on Sunday stressed that a party national assembly can only be convened with the approval of the party’s president, Senator Manny Pacquiao. In a statement, PDP-Laban executive…

Donaire sees underdog Pacquiao beating Spence: He can do it too

Bong Lozada - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ 05/30/2021

MANILA, Philippines — Nonito Donaire isn’t writing off Manny Pacquiao in the latter’s title fight against WBC and IBF world welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr. After all, he and Pacquiao are on similar plot points at this…

Pacquiao associate confident ALA closure won’t slow progress of PH boxing

Marc Anthony Reyes 08/20/2020

ALA Boxing, one of the pillars of Philippine boxing, may have crumbled under the weight of the coronavirus pandemic, but it need not spell the doom of local prizefighting. What many saw as a knockout could actually…

Dana White doesn’t care about potential Pacquiao-McGregor fight

Bong Lozada 08/05/2020

MANILA, Philippines—UFC President Dana White couldn’t care less if Conor McGregor goes on a cross-sport spectacle again. Rumors have been circulating of a potential bout against boxing legend Manny Pacquiao with McGregor fanning the flames when he…

Manny Pacquiao returns with ‘big fight’ either in June or July

MARK GIONGCO 02/19/2020

  MANILA, Philippines — Manny Pacquiao will make his ring return either June or July, but questions on the venue and his next opponent will likely be answered next month. One thing’s for sure, it’s bound to…

Manny Pacquiao has case for Fighter of the Year, Decade

Marc Anthony Reyes 01/02/2020

If there was ever any doubt about his greatness in 2019, Manny Pacquiao let his accomplishments in the ring put that to rest. Tyson Fury, Gervonta Davis and Canelo Alvarez all had a great year. But Pacquiao—with…

Manny Pacquiao to star in Hollywood WWII film

Ryan Arcadio 10/17/2019

Sen. Manny Pacquiao will be starring in an upcoming Hollywood film entitled “Freedom Fighters,” according to a top executive of the film’s producer, Inspire Studios. Pacquiao will portray Col. Macario Peralta Jr., a leader of the Philippine…

LOOK: Pacquiao rehearses for September concert

08/16/2019

MANILA, Philippines — Boxing champ and Senator Manny Pacquiao has started rehearsing for his first ever concert set to happen on September 1. Pacquiao gave a glimpse of his rehearsal with a live band over his Instagram…

Floyd Mayweather: Manny Pacquiao built his legacy off association with my name

07/24/2019

MANILA, Philippines–Floyd Mayweather has had enough of his name being associated with Manny Pacquiao. In a lengthy rant on Instagram,  the former pound-for-pound king blasted critics for always attaching his name to any news about Pacquiao, who…

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