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Fight Mayweather or retire, Arum tells Pacquiao

Sep 19, 2019 - 8:52 AM

Veteran promoter Bob Arum says it's 'not worth it' for Manny Pacquiao to continue boxing unless he gets Floyd Mayweather next

ALL TALK. There may been rematch teasers for years, but there’s still no Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather fight plans on the table. Photo by Gurzinski/AFP/Getty Images

Pacquiao to watch Spence-Garcia as Mayweather fight still in the works

Mar 01, 2019 - 12:44 PM

Manny Pacquiao says negotiations with Floyd Mayweather continue as he plans to check out potential opponent Errol Spence

SCOUTING. Manny Pacquiao is traveling to Texas for the Errol Spence-Mikey Garcia bout. Photo by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions

Manny Pacquiao says fight with Mayweather to be 'finalized' this week

Sep 17, 2018 - 2:02 PM

The senator says Floyd Mayweather Jr wants to fight in December but the schedule is yet to be discussed

Sink Floyd! Resurgent Pacquiao wants second crack at Mayweather

Jul 16, 2018 - 1:39 PM

The Filipino boxing legend, despite nearing 40, wants to continue fighting

MONEY. Manny Pacquiao lost via unanimous decision to Floyd Mayweather in one of the richest fights in boxing history. File photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank


McGregor vows Mayweather knockout as moment of truth nears

Aug 26, 2017 - 1:00 PM

Conor McGergor claims Floyd Mayweather can t beat him and that Las Vegas is Ireland now

Million-dollar bets on Mayweather win

Aug 26, 2017 - 12:04 PM

One bet has over 1 2 million in cash at stake If Floyd Mayweather wins the bet earns around 240 000

McGregor heavier for Mayweather showdown

Aug 26, 2017 - 11:34 AM

Conor McGregor weighs 153 pounds while Floyd Mayweather comes in at 149 5 pounds

Khan fears for McGregor in Mayweather bout

Aug 26, 2017 - 11:13 AM

Amir Khan says Conor McGregor needs to think about himself in this fight because he might not ever be the same fighter or he might not even fight again

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Oct 12, 2015 - 6:32 PM

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Sep 11, 2015 - 7:04 PM

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HIGHLIGHTS: Manny Pacquiao's post-fight press conference

May 04, 2015 - 11:58 PM

The Filipino southpaw says he was sabotaged

Pacquiao sabotage, Usman dead, royal baby name | The wRap

May 04, 2015 - 7:55 PM

Pacquiao says he was not allowed to get painkillers for an injury Terrorist Usman wasn’t killed by a government bullet What’s the most popular name for the new royal baby?

What happened to Manny Pacquiao's shoulder?

May 04, 2015 - 5:07 PM

With an injured right shoulder Pacquiao says his chances of winning against Floyd Mayweather Jr were sabotaged

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. Rappler.com

What's next after Mayweather vs Pacquiao?

May 03, 2015 - 10:18 PM

Retirement or a rematch?

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao post-fight press conference

May 03, 2015 - 5:38 PM

Watch highlights of the press conference after the Mayweather vs Pacquiao match

UFC's Dana White: I don't wanna see a rematch

May 03, 2015 - 3:25 PM

White was hoping for Pacquiao to win against Mayweather

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

May 03, 2015 - 12:05 PM

Nicki Minaj catches the superfight live

Fight fever insanity hours before #MayPac

May 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Fans weigh on who the king of the ring will be

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

May 03, 2015 - 8:13 AM

Undercards start as Mike Ochosa watches at ringside

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao weigh-in

May 02, 2015 - 10:51 PM

Watch the two pound for pound boxers face each other for the last time before fight night

WATCH: Post-weigh in Periscope from analyst Mike Ochosa

May 02, 2015 - 7:44 PM

Watch boxing analyst Mike Ochosa answer questions from the crowd via Periscope

Rapper 50 Cent: Mayweather will make Pacquiao pay for mistakes

May 02, 2015 - 2:48 PM

The rapper picks his brother Floyd Mayweather Jr to win against Manny Pacquiao

Dana White wants Pacquiao to win but picks Mayweather

May 02, 2015 - 2:43 PM

Another sports celebrity whose heart is with one boxer but his mind tells him the other will win

HIGHLIGHTS: Celebrities spotted at Mayweather vs Pacquiao weigh-in

May 02, 2015 - 1:11 PM

Rappler rounds up some of the celebrities at the weigh in and asks them whose team they re on

Pacquiao-mania hits the Philippines

May 02, 2015 - 6:30 AM

Streets will be empty on fight day – 9 am Sunday May 3 in Manila – as the impoverished nation of 100 million cheers its National Fist

PACQUIAO FEVER. A pedestrian view the huge billboard showing Filipino boxing hero Manny Pacquiao kneeling on a ring, placed along Manila's main avenue on December 5, 2008. Photo by Romeo Gacad/AFP

The other Pacman

May 01, 2015 - 10:46 PM

Get to know Pacman Manny Pacquiao s loyal dog who keeps watch over him in and out of the ring

Lt Colonel Manny Pacquiao can count on support of PH troops

May 01, 2015 - 8:06 PM

In many military bases around the country there will be live viewing of the biggest fight of the Philippine Army Reserve Command s Emmanuel Pacquiao

BIGGEST BATTLE: Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao faces undefeated American boxer Floyd Mayweather on May 2 in Las Vegas

Pacquiao: ‘From no food and slippers, to this life’

May 01, 2015 - 6:48 PM

I used to sleep in the street starving hungry and now I cannot imagine that the Lord raised me in this position and he blessed me with his blessings

Manny Pacquiao wants to end his career where it all started. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

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

Mayweather Sr’s poem for Roach the ‘joke coach’

May 01, 2015 - 6:18 PM

Floyd Mayweather Sr heckles Freddie Roach with his signature poem

Pacquiao had 'over 12' random drug tests – Roach

May 01, 2015 - 5:41 PM

Because of the many times Pacquiao was tested Freddie Roach believes the boxer has overcome his fear of needles

In this file photo, boxer Manny Pacquiao talks with reporters at a press conference September 19, 2012 in New York. Stan Honda/AFP

Mayweather Sr predicts KO vs Pacquiao

May 01, 2015 - 4:04 PM

Floyd Mayweather Sr says The fight is already won Trust and believe me

Rappler Talk: The perfect timing of Mayweather vs Pacquiao

May 01, 2015 - 3:46 PM

Manila based boxing analyst Mike Ochosa weighs in on who is the best pound for pound boxer of this generation

LOOK: The MGM Grand Garden Arena before fight night

May 01, 2015 - 11:32 AM

Here’s a sneak peek into the MGM Grand Garden Arena where the fight of the century between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao is set to take place

WATCH: Pacquiao does Foot Locker commercial routine during training

May 01, 2015 - 10:58 AM

Once again Pacquiao cheers: He s going to fight me

Fil-Am singer to perform PH anthem at Pacquiao-Mayweather fight

Apr 30, 2015 - 2:49 PM

Gail Banawis recalls how she got the important job

Boxing 101: Your cheat sheet to fight night

Apr 29, 2015 - 11:31 PM

Can t tell the difference between knockout and knockdown? Watch this

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao final press conference

Apr 29, 2015 - 11:11 PM

Highlights of the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Manny Pacquiao final press conference in Las Vegas

Pre-fight frenzy sweeps Las Vegas

Apr 29, 2015 - 10:08 PM

The Mayweather vs Pacquiao buzz is palpable

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: The talk is over

Apr 28, 2015 - 11:57 AM

The cerebral calculating Floyd Mayweather versus the crowd pleasing slugger Manny Pacquiao Who will win on May 2?

Mayweather vs Pacquiao documentary | The Talk is Over

Sports wRap: Fight build-up, Mayweather’s confidence, Cotto helps Pacquiao

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:40 PM

Floyd Mayweather Jr says he s better than Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Robinson Do you agree?

PCOS machines, Mamasapano report, Mayweather-Pacquiao contract | The wRap

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:30 PM

Supreme Court ruling may render the PCOS machines useless The NBI calls Mamasapano incident murder Bob Arum refuses to sign the Mayweather Pacquiao contract

WATCH: Jimmy Kimmel sings Manny Pacquiao’s song

Apr 15, 2015 - 11:36 PM

He sings in Filipino What do you think of his version?

HOW DID JIMMY FARE? He sings in Filipino! Screengrab from YouTube

Sports wRap: Sky-high ticket prices, docu trailer, camp updates

Apr 15, 2015 - 10:46 AM

In or out of the arena Vegas fight tickets are sky high This and more on this week s Sports wRap

Sports wRap: The #MayPac commercial

Apr 10, 2015 - 10:45 AM

Less than a month to go before the fight of the century and the official Mayweather Pacquiao commercial is out That and more in this week s Sports wRap

Roxas defends Aquino, Arroyo plunder, MayPac ad | The wRap

Apr 07, 2015 - 8:11 PM

Interior secretary Mar Roxas defends President Benigno Aquino Plunder charges against Gloria Arroyo moves to the trial stage The Mayweather Pacquiao ad is out

Typhoon Maysak, Aquino on NAIA 1, Ali for Pacquiao | The wRap

Apr 01, 2015 - 8:37 PM

The Philippines braces for typhoon Maysak President Aquino praises NAIA terminal 1 renovations Muhammad Ali roots for Pacquiao

Jeane Napoles, BIFF all-out war, Lee Kuan Yew | The wRap

Mar 30, 2015 - 8:35 PM

Jeane Napoles is on the government’s lookout list The all out offensive against the BIFF ends today The world says good bye to Singapore’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew

BBL prospects, Germanwings pilot, Mayweather-Pacquiao | The wRap

Mar 27, 2015 - 7:43 PM

Aquino announces new prospects for the Bangsamoro Basic Law The Germanwings pilot suffered from depression A boxing announcer says Mayweather Pacquiao could end in a draw