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Amir Khan calls out Mayweather after beating Algieri

May 30, 2015 - 3:35 PM

Amir Khan wants to fight Floyd Mayweather Khan screamed in the ring after winning a unanimous decision over Chris Algieri

Amir Khan to face Chris Algieri on May 30

Apr 03, 2015 - 10:58 AM

British boxer Amir Khan announces that he is set to fight former junior welterweight world titlist Chris Algieri on May 30

READY TO RUMBLE. Amir Khan and Chris Algieri will likely face May 30. Amir Khan photo by Andrew Yates/AFP, Algieri from his Twitter

Boxing website lists Pacquiao-Mayweather as upcoming event

Jan 06, 2015 - 2:54 PM

Boxrec com already removed the listing after a massive reaction by boxing fans on social media

STILL NO FIGHT. The only place we're likely to see Floyd Mayweather Jr. (R) and Manny Pacquiao fight one another is on Twitter. Photo by Kevork Djansezian & Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao prods Mayweather: 'Don't be a boxing humbug'

Dec 17, 2014 - 2:26 PM

Pacquiao is taking the fight to Floyd Mayweather Jr on social media pushing to make the fight a reality in 2015

SHOTS FIRED. Manny Pacquiao lands an uppercut on Chris Algieri during his last fight. He's pushing for his next bout to be against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Photo by Xaume Olleros/AFP

Marquez: Pacquiao-Mayweather should happen, but Mayweather wins

Dec 02, 2014 - 12:08 PM

Count Juan Manuel Marquez among those who want to see Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather finally meet in the ring

The bout between Floyd Mayweather (L) and Manny Pacquiao (R) still has several hurdles to clear before it's made. Mayweather photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP, Pacquiao photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

Pacquiao responds to Mayweather's taunts: 'Come on let's fight'

Nov 27, 2014 - 6:24 PM

If he posted that in his Instagram he should fight me now says Pacquiao renewing calls for a bout between himself and Floyd Mayweather Jr

Manny Pacquiao poses with Vice President Jejomar C. Binay and Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin S. Binay during a courtesy call at Makati City Hall Thursday morning. Photo courtesy office of the vice president

Pacquiao to be honored by Makati parade Thursday

Nov 26, 2014 - 6:19 PM

Manny Pacquiao fresh off his victory over Chris Algieri will get a hero’s welcome with a victory parade and assembly in Makati City

Manny Pacquiao greets fans after his 2009 knockout of Ricky Hatton. Photo by Jay Director/AFP

Manny Pacquiao is back, but not quite

Nov 26, 2014 - 1:49 AM

Manny Pacquiao may not be the force of old but he s still pretty devastating as Chris Algieri can attest

Manny Pacquiao looks on after knocking down Chris Algieri. File photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

Pacquiao willing to take lesser purse against Mayweather

Nov 25, 2014 - 6:45 PM

Manny Pacquiao s business manager says the 8 division champion is willing to concede the bigger purse to Floyd Mayweather to make the fight happen

MATCH OF THE CENTURY. Manny Pacquiao is willing to make financial concessions to make the fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. happen. File photo by Kevork Djansezian & Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao vs. Mayweather may happen not once but twice

Nov 25, 2014 - 2:25 PM

The long awaited Pacquiao vs Mayweather fight could happen twice in 2015 according to Pacquiao s trainer Freddie Roach

Manny Pacquiao greets the crowd after putting on a show in front of fans inside the Cotai Arena against Chris Algieri. File photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

Pacquiao returns to PBA, will suit up versus Purefoods

Nov 25, 2014 - 11:04 AM

There is barely any rest for Pacquiao who will be back with his team just 3 days after his victory last Sunday November 23 in Macau

BACK TO HOOPS. Manny Pacquiao will play for KIA against Purefoods on Wednesday, November 26. File Photo by Josh Albelda

Hong Kong journalists, Chinese poachers, regulate Uber | The wRap

Nov 24, 2014 - 7:01 PM

Foreign correspondents denounce the blacklisting of Hong Kong journalists 9 Chinese fishermen charged with poaching in disputed waters Taxi operators say regulate Uber services

WATCH: Pacquiao pokes fun at Mayweather fight in commercial

Nov 24, 2014 - 7:25 AM

He s going to fight me exclaims an excited Pacquiao in a new Foot Locker commercial which pokes fun at the elusive Floyd Mayweather Jr fight

The Floyd Mayweather fight isn't any closer to happening, but don't tell that to Pacquiao in this humorous commercial. Screen shot from Youtube

Pacquiao puts pressure on Mayweather after Algieri beating

Nov 23, 2014 - 6:11 PM

The people deserve that fight Pacquiao says putting the pressure on Floyd Mayweather to make the overdue fight

Aside for swelling on his temple, Manny Pacquiao scarcely had a mark on his face after twelve rounds with Chris Algieri. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Palace lauds Pacquiao for being a ‘role model’ and ‘inspiration’ to Filipinos

Nov 23, 2014 - 6:03 PM

“He is a worthy role model and wellspring of inspiration to all Filipinos who are striving to improve their well being and attain a prosperous future Coloma said

INSPIRATION. Manny Pacquiao acknowledges the fans inside the Cotai Arena, who were relentless in cheering for the boxing champion. Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

IN PHOTOS: Pacquiao vs Algieri

Nov 23, 2014 - 4:02 PM

Manny Pacquiao s domination of Chris Algieri captured in photos by Top Rank s Chris Farina

Pacquiao drops Algieri 6 times, wins easy decision

Nov 23, 2014 - 2:17 PM

Manny Pacquiao had little difficulty in dispatching previously unbeaten New Yorker Chris Algieri winning a decision by wide margins

Photo from Manny Pacquiao's Twitter

As predicted by many, Manny Pacquiao absolutely dominated Chris Algieri in the ring knocking down the American boxer several times en route to win by unanimous decision on Sunday, Novemeber 23, at the Cotai Arena in Macau. With the outcome of the fight, a potential $1 billion megafight with Floyd "Money" Mayweather may become closer to reality next year. The card also featured a total of 8 fights, including the flyweight title eliminator between Zou Shiming and Kwanpichit OnesongchaiGym, plus WBO featherweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko vs. Chonlatarn Piriyapinyo, and WBA junior welterweight titleholder Jessie Vargas defending against Antonio DeMarco.

Pacquiao dominates Algieri, wins by unanimous decision

Nov 23, 2014 - 2:09 PM

Not even close: Manny Pacquiao completely dominates Chris Algieri in the ring for his third consecutive win

Manny Pacquaio lands a straight left onto Chris Algieri's face. Photo from Manny Pacquiao's Twitter

Potential Pacquiao foe Vargas outpoints DeMarco

Nov 23, 2014 - 12:10 PM

Jessie Vargas outpointed his Mexican rival Antonio DeMarco Sunday to retain his WBA junior welterweight title to make his case for a future fight with Manny Pacquiao

Jessie Vargas retained his 140 pound title with a unanimous decision victory. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

HIGHLIGHTS: Manny Pacquiao vs Chris Algieri

Nov 23, 2014 - 8:12 AM

Rappler s live blog of the Manny Pacquiao vs Chris Algieri fight from Macau

WATCH: Michael Buffer discusses Pacquiao-Algieri

Nov 22, 2014 - 6:27 PM

Legendary ring announcer Michael Buffer is ready for Pacquiao Algieri to rumble in Macau

READY TO RUMBLE. Michael Buffer calls Pacquiao-Algieri a matchup between a bull and a matador. Screenshot from YouTube

IN PHOTOS: Pacquiao, Algieri on the scale

Nov 22, 2014 - 10:29 AM

Get an early glimpse at the fighters conditioning as Pacquiao and Algieri step on the scales in Macau

Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

HIGHLIGHTS: Pacquiao vs Algieri weigh-in

Nov 22, 2014 - 9:54 AM

Livestream of the Pacquiao vs Algieri weigh in at The Venetian Macau

Pacquiao makes weight, Algieri over on first try

Nov 22, 2014 - 8:59 AM

Manny Pacquiao comfortably makes weight but Chris Algieri needed two trips to the scale

Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri pose on the stage after the weigh-in. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

PH terrorism, Maguindanao massacre, Pope Francis trip | The wRap

Nov 21, 2014 - 7:44 PM

The Philippines is number 9 in terrorist activity worldwide 5 years after the Maguindanao massacre – where’s justice for the victims? Pope Francis tells Philippine church and government officials: don’t spend too much on my visit

Why the AFP chief is skipping the Pacquiao match

Nov 21, 2014 - 7:29 PM

Know what event General Gregorio Catapang Jr prefers to witness other than the boxing match of Army reserve officer Emmanuel Manny Pacquiao?

ENTER THE PACMAN. Manny Pacquiao shows off his physique after a workout. File Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Pacquiao to revive vicious streak vs Algieri

Nov 21, 2014 - 7:04 PM

Manny Pacquiao who has been criticized in recent years for his merciful approach to fights appears eager to jump on Chris Algieri just two days from the fight

Manny Pacquiao throws a right uppercut at Freddie Roach's punch mitt during a promotional tour stop in Hong Kong. File photo by Philippe Lopez/AFP

Pacquiao, the street kid who conquered the world

Nov 21, 2014 - 3:00 PM

The humble beginning of Manny Pacquiao and his rise to boxing stardom

Manny Pacquiao during a training routine at a gym in General Santos City. Photo by Ritchie Tongo/EPA

'Pacman' Pacquiao expected to gobble up Algieri

Nov 21, 2014 - 11:43 AM

Few believe eight weight world champion Manny Pacquiao will be seriously troubled by Chris Algieri

ENTER THE PACMAN. Manny Pacquiao shows off his physique after Wednesday's workout. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

DOH shakeup, Binay 'unli-greed,' Ozone disco fire | The wRap

Nov 20, 2014 - 9:00 PM

Acting health secretary Janet Garin is under fire for the agency’s revamp Senator Trillanes says Vice President Binay is in panic mode 18 years after the Ozone Disco fire owners and officials are sentenced to jail

Pacquiao sells PPVs, but Zou makes Macau boxing possible

Nov 20, 2014 - 8:35 PM

Manny Pacquiao may be headlining but two time Olympic gold medal winner Zou Shiming has been the driving force behind pro boxing s rise in China

GOLDEN BOXER. Zou Shiming's success has given rise to the sport of boxing in China. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Antonio DeMarco fights for 'sister's life' on Pacquiao card

Nov 20, 2014 - 8:14 PM

I fight for the life of my sister said Antonio DeMarco who discovered his 13 year old sister had bone cancer while training in the Philippines

MOTIVATION. Antonio DeMarco hits the pads with trainer Freddie Roach in Macau. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

WATCH: Manny Pacquiao's final workout before Algieri fight

Nov 20, 2014 - 4:54 PM

Manny Pacquiao looks in beast mode during his final workout before he faces Chris Algieri in Macau

Manny Pacquiao hits the pads with Freddie Roach at The Venetian. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Who will Manny Pacquiao fight next?

Nov 20, 2014 - 3:09 PM

With Manny Pacquiao eyeing a step down in weight for his next fight who are the frontrunners to face the 8 division champion should he get past Chris Algieri?

Manny Pacquiao's return to 140 pounds means a new list of opponents. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

HIGHLIGHTS: Pacquiao vs Algieri presscon

Nov 19, 2014 - 8:25 PM

Livestream of the Pacquiao vs Algieri press conference at The Venetian Macau

Aquino 2016 bet, Iloilo administrator, Manson wedding | The wRap

Nov 19, 2014 - 7:37 PM

President Aquino says he will soon choose his bet for 2016 Iloilo City declares Drilon accuser persona non grata Mass murderer Charles Manson will marry a supporter in jail

Pacquiao is another level above Algieri, says Roach

Nov 19, 2014 - 7:34 PM

Pacquiao s trainer Freddie Roach predicts his fighter will knock Chris Algieri out in the first round while Pacquiao offers a subtle warning about his speed

ENTER THE PACMAN. Manny Pacquiao shows off his physique after Wednesday's workout. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

WATCH: Manny Pacquiao on Chris Algieri, predicting KOs, speed

Nov 19, 2014 - 7:02 PM

Manny Pacquiao speaks with media before his workout on Wednesday afternoon ahead of Sunday s bout with Chris Algieri

PAC IN THE MIDDLE. Manny Pacquiao answers questions from the media before Wednesday's workout. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

WATCH: Pacquiao, Algieri make their grand arrivals

Nov 19, 2014 - 12:05 AM

Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri made their grand arrivals at The Venetian ahead of their WBO welterweight title bout

Manny Pacquiao and team make their way through The Venetian. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Binay condo, Imelda paintings, Uber shutdown | The wRap

Nov 18, 2014 - 8:29 PM

Is there a Michelangelo painting in Imelda Marcos’ office? At least 6 condominium units in Makati are allegedly owned by the vice president Lawmakers call for Uber’s shutdown

WATCH: Pacquiao, Algieri train in Macau

Nov 18, 2014 - 6:22 PM

Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri fine tune their skills ahead of their bout in Macau

Manny Pacquiao flexes for the cameras after Tuesday's training in Macau as assistant trainer Dodie Boy Penalosa Sr looks on. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Chris Algieri is feeling at home in Macau

Nov 18, 2014 - 6:16 PM

Despite the enormous popularity of Manny Pacquiao Chris Algieri is feeling at home in Macau and is confident of bringing home a victory

Chris Algieri lands a right cross on the punch mitts. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

IN PHOTOS: Pacquiao, Algieri arrive in Macau

Nov 18, 2014 - 11:23 AM

Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri made their presences known at The Venetian ahead of their WBO welterweight title fight

Chris Algieri shows off his physique after a workout session at The Venetian. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

WATCH: HBO releases lone Pacquiao-Algieri '24/7' episode

Nov 11, 2014 - 1:58 AM

HBO goes from Chris Algieri s hometown of Huntington N Y to Manny Pacquiao s backyard of General Santos City as the two prepare for their November 23 fight

WBO welterweight champ Manny Pacquiao (L) poses with Chris Algieri in Macau. The two will face one another on November 23 in that same venue. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Algieri stripped of junior welterweight title ahead of Pacquiao fight

Nov 03, 2014 - 2:17 PM

Chris Algieri will not walk to the ring against Manny Pacquiao as a reigning world champion after the WBO elected to strip him of their 140 pound title

Chris Algieri lost his championship to boxing's politics. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Manny Pacquiao not distracted with basketball, says brother

Oct 29, 2014 - 12:25 PM

Manny Pacquiao s younger brother Bobby assures the boxing champion is fully focused on his fight against Chris Algieri

Pacquiao 'crossing fingers' for Mayweather bout next year

Oct 27, 2014 - 7:49 PM

Pacquiao mobbed by his supporters during a promotional trip to Hong Kong said I m crossing my fingers that he can get in the ring with Mayweather in 2015

PAC IN HONG KONG. Manny Pacquiao is gloved up by assistant trainer Buboy Fernandez for an exhibition. Photo by Philippe Lopez/AFP

Pacquiao says he's still 'hungry' despite basketball dreams

Oct 24, 2014 - 12:48 AM

What we re doing right now is to get back the hungriness and the focus and the killer instinct that the people want says Pacquiao ahead of his clash with Chris Algieri

Manny Pacquiao offers a smile as he works away on the punch mitts. File photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Manny Pacquiao says his basketball performance will improve after Algieri fight

Oct 19, 2014 - 9:54 PM

After the fight I will be able to play well says Pacquiao who feels his performance on the court is affected by his upcoming bout with Chris Algieri

Manny Pacquiao grimaces as his team falls behind early during the first half. They eventually overcame Blackwater with a second half run. Photo by Josh Albelda

Manny Pacquiao will not play against Barangay Ginebra

Oct 19, 2014 - 9:09 PM

Manny Pacquiao will return to his day job being one of the best boxers in the world after his fight with Chris Algieri

Manny Pacquiao drives to the rim off a screen against Blackwater. Photo by Josh Albelda