Typhoon Haiyan: TV set up in Tacloban to beam Pacquiao fight

Hoping to lift the spirits of thousands of people left homeless by Typhoon Haiyan, cable operators set up TV screens inside a sports stadium, near a church and in other landmarks in the devastated region to broadcast Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao`s comeback fight.

Pacquiao`s record title haul lifts Filipino spirits

From air-conditioned shopping malls and hotels to packed parks and covered public halls across the country, Filipinos erupted in celebration as boxer Manny Pacquiao won his record eighth world title on Saturday.

Pacquiao gets mum`s nod for Mayweather bout

Manny Pacquiao has been given permission to fight for the final time by his mother and plans to take on undefeated American Floyd Mayweather Jr. later this year when the Filipino is likely to be a politician.

I cannot underestimate Clottey, says champion Pacquiao

WBO welterweight title holder Manny Pacquiao, who has won world championships in eight divisions, said he would tread carefully when he faces Ghanaian Joshua Clottey in Dallas on March 13.

Pacquiao camp says fight with Clottey set for March

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao will put his title on the line against Ghanaian Joshua Clottey in March after talks for a bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. fizzled out this week.

Pacquiao showdown with Mayweather called off

Talks over the hotly anticipated welterweight bout between Filipino Manny Pacquiao and American Floyd Mayweather Jr. were aborted on Wednesday after promoters failed to reach an agreement.

Arum to find another opponent for Pacquiao

World champion Manny Pacquiao`s promoter Bob Arum will choose another opponent for the Filipino fighter after failing to reach a deal for the WBO welterweight title bout with American Floyd Mayweather.

Pacquiao to sue Mayweathers in doping row

Manny Pacquiao plans to sue Floyd Mayweather, the American’s father and Golden Boy Promotions in the next few days following a row over doping procedures, the Filipino world champion said in a statement on Friday.

Pacquiao versus Mayweather a dream duel for fans

Barely seconds after Manny Pacquiao had completed a ruthless demolition of Miguel Cotto in Las Vegas on Saturday, the crowd began chanting “We want Floyd, we want Floyd” in the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

Pacquiao weighs in one pound lighter than Cotto

Challenger Manny Pacquiao weighed in just one pound lighter than Miguel Cotto as the Filipino was greeted by deafening cheers from his supporters on the eve of Saturday’s WBO welterweight title fight.