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Pacquiao’s boxing days over – Arum

Top Rank chief executive Bob Arum is delighted for Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, who is virtually assured of a seat in the Philippine senate following Monday’s national elections. As of 11:32 a.m. on May 11, Pacquiao rose to seventh in the senatorial race, garnering 15,498,509 votes.  Read More »

Pacquiao’s brods, allies win in polls

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Local party mates of Sarangani Rep. and senatorial candidate Manny Pacquiao, including two of his brothers, won the elections for the local elective posts here. Roel Pacquiao, Manny’s younger brother won as congressman of Sarangani while another brother, Bobby, won a seat in the 14-man City Council here. Incoming search terms:list of winners for governor vice... 

Pacquiao attacked outside LA resto

LOS ANGELES – Manny Pacquiao’s security staff will have to be more vigilant from now on until his stay in the US after a white male in his 30s tried to attack the top Filipino fighter Sunday at the parking area of a Japanese restaurant. Manny PacquiaoPacquiao was about to board his Ferrari 458 Italia at around 3 p.m. after hosting a feast at the Kabuki on Vine Street in Hollywood when... 

Pacquiao slides to 11-12th in survey

The Issues and Advocacy Center (The Center) has released a non-comissioned survey of senatorial candidates running in the 2016 elections. Reelectionist senator Tito Sotto and former senator Francis Pangilinan are statistically tied at the top spot. Pangilinan posted the biggest improvement among the candidates, with a 48 percent voter preference from 43 percent in the last Pulso ng Pilipino... 

Pacquiao hails Comelec ruling

World eight-division boxing champion Manny Pacquiao hailed the Commission on Elections (Comelec) stand to keep off his April 9 fight against World Boxing Organization Welterweight king Timothy Bradley, saying the favorable decision would allow him to fully concentrate on his preparations for the much-awaited ring assignment. “I’m very happy right now because the Comelec came up with... 

Pacquiao assures supporters

World eight-division boxing champion and Saranggani Rep. Manny Pacquiao has assured supporters he will double efforts in campaigning for his senatorial bid even if it would mean shorter period of rest and recovery despite an expected grueling fight scheduled on April 10. Pacquiao took time off from his hectic training to call members of his campaign staff who were asked to guarantee to... 

Pacquiao bounces back in survey

Rep. Manny Pacquiao’s strong showing in the latest survey means that he has gained more allies than foes following his controversial stand against same-sex marriage, according to his House colleagues. The quick recovery stems from the showing of the full clip of the television interview showing that Pacquiao had no intention to insult the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and  Read More »

Pacquiao’s dilemma: To fight or not to fight?

Sarangani Representative Manny Pacquiao is facing a glitch in his upcoming fight with Timothy Bradley Jr. at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada on April 10 (April 9 in US). The date of their battle falls within the official campaign period for candidates for national positions. It is no secret that Manny is seeking a Senate seat under the party United Nationalist Alliance... 

Pacquiao’s career needs fixing

LIKE it or not, Manny Pacquiao needs to fix his career after his controversial statement that lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or LGBT who engage in same-sex marriage are worse than animals. Pacquiao, who made history in the world of professional boxing by becoming an eight-division champion and brought glory to the country, is supposed to end his boxing days with one final match against... 

Does Pacquiao fight violate election rules?

Senatorial candidate Walden Bello asked the Commission on Elections yesterday to study if the match between fellow Senate bet Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley on April 9 in Las Vegas violates campaign rules. In a seven-page petition, Bello said Pacquiao’s fight with Bradley “will surely give him extensive media exposure, giving him a distinct advantage over the other senatorial bets.” Incoming...