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Taiwanese puppet master fights to save dying art

Nov 18, 2018 - 1:00 PM

Taiwan's 87-year-old glove puppeteer is determined to revive the dying traditional craft, which a handful of youth find as 'cool'

PUPPETEER. This picture taken on October 13, 2018 shows Chen Hsi-huang, an 87-year-old Taiwanese glove puppeteer, demonstrating how to use a puppet during an interview at the Puppetry Art Center in Taipei. Photo by Sam Yeh/AFP/Pool

Nevada allows Mayweather, McGregor to wear lighter boxing gloves

Aug 17, 2017 - 4:49 AM

Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather will wear 8 ounce gloves instead of the regulation 10 ounce gloves for the junior middleweight division

LIGHTER GLOVES. The camps of Mayweather and McGregor successfully lobby the Nevada commission to allow them to wear 8-ounce gloves. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

The Mexico artisans behind Cleto Reyes boxing gloves

Jul 24, 2017 - 3:29 PM

Cleto Reyes boxing gloves clients have included such legends as Ali Manny Pacquiao and even the fictional Rocky Balboa

CLETO REYES BOXING GLOVES. A worker attaches adhesive labels to boxing gloves at Reyes Industries in Mexico City, on July 06, 2017. Cleto Reyes' gloves became famous when Muhammad Ali used them in his last combats. Photo by Bernardo Montoya / AFP

Filipino boxers Inson, Dante lose decisions in South Africa

Jun 11, 2017 - 7:19 PM

Filipinos Jayar Inson and Lito Dante lose unanimous decisions to Thulani Mbenge and Simphiwe Khonco in South Africa

OVERSEAS DUTY. Filipino boxer Jayar Inson came up on the short end of a decision loss to Thulani Mbenge in South Africa. Photo from Inson's Facebook

Mainstream practice of responsible business – ASEAN forum

Oct 28, 2015 - 3:51 PM

Despite difficulties businesses are looking into more ways to do better say speakers at the ongoing ASEAN Responsible Business Forum

DOING GOOD. Panelists (from left)  Nestlé's Alois Hofbauer; Institute for Social Entrepreneurship in Asia's Marie Lisa M. Dacanay; Top Glove's YBhg Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Lim Wee Chai; PTT Group's Santi Wasanasiri; and Intel's Anjan Ghosh, share why doing good is difficult, but beneficial for businesses. All photos by Lynda C. Corpuz / Rappler

Pacquiao camp concerned over Mayweather's gloves

May 01, 2015 - 6:24 PM

The Pacquiao camp says it has yet to get an opportunity to scrutinize the gloves that Floyd Mayweather Jr will use in the May 2 megafight

SUPERFIGHT. Who has heavier gloves?Pacquiao photo by Xaume Olleros/AFP, Mayweather photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Mary Jane Veloso, UN for Nepal, Mayweather vs Pacquiao | The wRap

Apr 30, 2015 - 8:39 PM

Filipino maid Mary Jane Veloso reunites with her family The UN appeals for aid for Nepal Pacquiao and Mayweather vow to give a fan friendly fight

PHOTO: Pacquiao’s boxing shoes for Mayweather fight

Apr 30, 2015 - 11:16 AM

Pacquiao will wear the HyperKO MP Boot made of Nike’s Flywire technology It is built to Pacquiao’s specifications for both training and fight night

HYPER KO. This is the HyperKO MP Boot - the boxing shoes Manny Pacquiao will wear on fight night against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Photo fro RingTV's Instagram

For Mayweather, changing gloves is like a NASCAR pit stop

Apr 20, 2015 - 2:50 AM

Mayweather shows the process behind selecting and changing his gloves during a training session

Floyd Mayweather Jr works punch mitts with his uncle Roger Mayweather during media day for his fight with Manny Pacquiao. Photo by Naoki Fukuda/WBC

Weapon of choice: Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather

Apr 06, 2015 - 2:33 AM

Examine the gloves that Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather will use when they face one another in Las Vegas