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10 social media stories that caught your attention in 2015

Jan 04, 2016 - 11:28 AM

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Top 10 Facebook moments in 2015 for Filipinos

Dec 19, 2015 - 7:00 PM

What topics did you like comment on or share this 2015? Rappler picks the top global and national events that dominated the Facebook news feeds of Filipinos

Aquino: No rematch; let Manny Pacquiao retire

May 14, 2015 - 12:34 PM

He doesn t owe us anything says President Benigno Aquino III as he urged the boxer s supporters not to push him to have a rematch with Floyd Mayweather Jr

BEST TO REST? President Benigno Aquino III says it may be time for Manny Pacquiao to rest, following his injury from his megafight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. File photo by Ryan Lim/ Malacañang Photo Bureau

ABS-CBN nets P569M in Q1 2015

May 08, 2015 - 8:56 AM

The broadcasting firm attributes the 5 8 increase in net income to higher ad revenues and consumers sales

How the use of 'Gayweather' shows how sexist, homophobic, and pikon Filipinos are

May 07, 2015 - 8:00 AM

While Pacquiao s global success is admirable and truly something to feel pride about being on the world stage with him exposes how shortsighted we Filipinos are about our heroes

Mommy Dionisia Pacquiao on Floyd Mayweather: He plays dirty

May 04, 2015 - 11:37 AM

Mommy D says that she called for Manny to knock down Mayweather or she would do it herself

Mimpi tanding ulang Mayweather vs Pacquiao

May 04, 2015 - 10:47 AM

Mayweather susah payah meladeni Pacquiao Sebagai petinju pemegang rekor 47 pertandingan sangat menyedihkan dia harus bertanding dengan gaya pengecut

Floyd Mayweather sedang menahan pukulan dari Manny Pacquiao dalam duel abad ini di MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, Amerika, 2 Mei 2015. Foto oleh EPA

Pacquiao keeps the faith in defeat

May 04, 2015 - 6:57 AM

An upbeat Manny Pacquiao hosts a prayer service a day after his unanimous decision loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr

PACQUIAO PRAYS. After his loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr, Manny Pacquiao host a prayer service for his fans.

Twitterverse furious at #MayPac commentator Max Kellerman

May 03, 2015 - 4:17 PM

The MayPac saga has a new villain

LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 02: Broadcaster Max Kellerman stands in the ring after Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeats Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision in their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Harry How/Getty Images/AFP

Hold your head high, PH officials tell Pacquiao

May 03, 2015 - 3:17 PM

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao may have lost the fight but he will always be the People s Champ

'HEAD HIGH.' Manny Pacquiao gestures to the crowd after losing to Floyd Mayweather Jr. by unanimous decision in their welterweight unification championship bout on May 2, 2015 at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

WATCH: Nicki Minaj arrives at the MGM Grand for #MayPac

May 03, 2015 - 12:05 PM

Nicki Minaj catches the superfight live

Lt Colonel Pacquiao inspires wounded Army troopers in spite of defeat

May 03, 2015 - 11:31 AM

The Army General Hospital s multi purpose hall is one of the venues nationwide where officers and enlisted personnel of the Armed Forces of the Philippines are able to watch the boxing match live

FREE LIVE VIEWING: Wounded Army troopers watch the Pacquiao-Mayweather match inside the Army General Hospital. Rappler photo

Pacquiao and Mayweather: When parallels meet

May 03, 2015 - 8:47 AM

Now they come to a point where their parallel struggles and successes became their shared fate and destiny

WATCH: Undercard fights start, Periscope by Mike Ochosa at ringside

May 03, 2015 - 8:13 AM

Undercards start as Mike Ochosa watches at ringside

Fight of the century: Pacquiao vs Mayweather

May 02, 2015 - 11:30 PM

The bout’s results won’t only dictate the future of a sport but also the future of the two best boxers in the world today

Sold-out, electric arena at #MayPac weigh-in

May 02, 2015 - 2:56 PM

Fans fill up MGM Grand Garden Arena for Pacquiao and Mayweather s pre fight weigh in

ESPN sports analyst: Mayweather will KO Pacquiao

May 02, 2015 - 2:28 PM

Unlike most observers ESPN s Stephen Smith sees Mayweather knocking out Pacquiao

Mayweather on why he won’t smile at Pacquiao

May 02, 2015 - 1:27 PM

This is boxing This is serious to me This sport secured my future I’ve done this my whole life and I’m ready to fight says Mayweather

WHO'S THE BEST. Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather stare down each other during the weigh in. Screengrab from video

Hardcore fans wait for hours, pay 15 times weigh-in ticket price

May 02, 2015 - 12:39 PM

Weigh ins are usually free but this time organizers charge 10 each for a ticket to control the expected crowd All proceeds go to charity

Predictions for #MayPac: Sportswriters weigh in

May 02, 2015 - 11:15 AM

Longtime boxing writers tell Rappler who they think will win the fight and why What s your forecast?

FAST FACTS: MGM Grand Garden Arena

Apr 28, 2015 - 5:43 PM

The 16 800 seat arena site of the Manny Pacquiao Floyd Mayweather Jr duel has hosted a number of big boxing fights in history

GRAND. The MGM Grand Garden Arena can house 16,800 people. Photo from the MGM Grand's Facebook page

WATCH: Roach's honest analysis of Pacquiao vs Mayweather

Apr 27, 2015 - 9:53 PM

The seven time BWAA “Trainer of the Year” awardee believes Pacquiao has the leverage in punching power

Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach, seen here  at the press conference of the Mayweather vs Pacquiao showdown, shares his honest assessment of the bout with Fight Hub. Screenshot from Showtime's livestream

Mayweather vs Pacquiao 101: What you need to know

Apr 27, 2015 - 12:43 AM

Not a boxing fan? Read this explainer to learn everything you need to know about the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Manny Pacquiao fight and the sport of boxing

Vera picks Pacquiao to win over Mayweather

Apr 24, 2015 - 3:22 PM

Brandon Vera says Manny Pacquiao has the speed and power to win over Floyd Mayweather

PACQUIAO WIN. Fil-Am MMA fighter Brandon Vera believes Manny Pacquiao's speed and power gives him the edge over Mayweather. Vera photo from his Facebook page, Pacquiao photo by EPA

WATCH: Dr Phil counsels Manny Pacquiao on ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’

Apr 23, 2015 - 4:25 PM

Dr Phil: Just go beat the sh t out of him

DR PHIL AND MANNY. Dr Phil and Manny Pacquiao discuss the reason why Manny wants to fight Floyd Mayweather. Screengrab from YouTube

Social Media Tale of the Tape: Mayweather vs Pacquiao

Apr 23, 2015 - 12:13 AM

In their blockbuster fight on social media who is winning?

#WatchMayPac: Where to watch Mayweather vs Pacquiao

Apr 22, 2015 - 11:56 PM

Find out where you can watch Mayweather vs Pacquiao in your city

Mayweather says he is better than Ali, Robinson

Apr 21, 2015 - 11:51 AM

No one can ever brainwash me to make me believe that Sugar Ray Robinson and Muhammad Ali was better than me

BETTER THAN ALI? In an interview on ESPN's First Take, Floyd Mayweather Jr says he is better than boxing legends Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Robinson. Photo by Alex Cruz/EPA

UFC fighter Overeem sides with Pacquiao in fight vs Mayweather

Apr 19, 2015 - 12:38 PM

I’m going for Pacquiao I met him once and he is very respectful He’s very calm I appreciate his values more than his opponent

UFC Fighter Alistair Overeem (L) picks Manny Pacquiao (R) to win vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. Overeem photo by Nissi Icasiano/Rappler, Pacquiao photo by Xaume Olleros/AFP

WATCH: 'Inside Mayweather vs Pacquiao' episode one

Apr 19, 2015 - 1:29 AM

Watch episode one of the Showtime mini series Inside Mayweather vs Pacquiao

The first episode of Showtime's 'Inside Mayweather vs Pacquiao' delves into the world of Mayweather as he deals with calls for a fight with Pacquiao. File photo by Jonathan Alcorn/EPA

Pacquiao's first US opponent Ledwaba picks Mayweather to win

Apr 18, 2015 - 4:37 AM

Manny Pacquiao s first opponent on American soil Lehlohonolo Ledwaba thinks Floyd Mayweather s style is a bad matchup for Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao had plenty to smile about after his win over Lehlo Ledwaba. Screen shot from YouTube

Mayweather-Pacquiao fan art: Meet the artists

Apr 17, 2015 - 3:36 PM

Get to know the artists who drew some of the most interesting Mayweather Pacquiao fan art

Floyd Mayweather's Five Greatest Wins

Apr 08, 2015 - 7:08 PM

Floyd Mayweather Jr has been unbeaten through 47 fights due to his combination of ring smarts speed and technical skill

Awesome artworks for Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight

Apr 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Check out them out

Muhammad Ali denies picking Pacquiao over Mayweather

Apr 03, 2015 - 7:34 AM

Information published earlier this week and picked up by other media is either a misquote or someone else’s personal opinion says a statement posted on the Muhammad Ali Center website

TEAM PACQUIAO. Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali is rooting for Manny Pacquiao in the mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. File Photos from Peer Grimm/EPA and Xaume Olleros/AFP

Damian Lillard respects Pacquiao, but picks Mayweather to win

Apr 01, 2015 - 5:53 PM

Portland s star point guard says he s a fan of Floyd Mayweather Jr s work ethic

WORK ETHIC. Trail Blazers star guard Damian Lillard is a fan of Floyd Mayweather Jr's work ethic which he believes is what will catapult him to a win over Manny Pacquiao. Lillard photo by EPA, Mayweather photo by AFP

Muhammad Ali is ‘Team Pacquiao all the way’

Apr 01, 2015 - 4:33 PM

The Greatest has chosen a side and he s backing Manny Pacquiao

TEAM PACQUIAO. Legendary boxer Muhammad Ali is rooting for Manny Pacquiao in the mega-fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. File Photos from Peer Grimm/EPA and Xaume Olleros/AFP