| Nov 17, 2013
| 8:55 AM
LAS VEGAS — Fight judges retained by the Nevada State Athletic Commission have struggled in the last 18 months.
Two gave Timothy Bradley a highly controversial split-decision victory over Manny Pacquiao last year; one of those also scored Floyd...
| Nov 16, 2013
Whose word should you believe?
That's the crux of Saturday night's Ultimate Fighting Championship welterweight title fight between long-reigning champion Georges St-Pierre and perhaps his most formidable challenger yet, Johny Hendricks.
| Nov 13, 2013
| 9:15 PM
Manny Pacquiao resides at the intersection of life, death, misery and showtime.
He is a professional boxer. His country, the Philippines, is a mess.
He is also a high-ranking government official, one of 289 members of the country's 16th Congress. He...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 1:15 PM
Manny Pacquiao’s training camp in the Philippines was not disrupted by last week’s Typhoon Haiyan, which has resulted in up to 2,500 deaths, but trainer Freddie Roach said Wednesday the boxer’s thoughts have certainly been distracted....
| Nov 13, 2013
| 8:14 AM
In the buildup to his Nov. 23 fight with Brandon Rios in Macau, Manny Pacquiao will be blogging his thoughts about the fight each week. A portion of his third blog appears below, courtesy of HBO. In it, Pacquiao discusses his thoughts on his last two...
| Nov 2, 2013
| 7:45 PM
It’s rare that anyone says it is difficult being a prodigy, but it most assuredly can be.
Anyone who has made the United States Olympics boxing team is arguably a prodigy.
So that would apply to both Glendale’s Vanes Martirosyan, a U.S....
| Nov 5, 2013
| 7:16 AM
In the build up to his Nov. 23 fight with Brandon Rios in Macau, Manny Pacquiao will be blogging his thoughts about the fight each week. A portion of his second blog appears below, courtesy of HBO. In it, Pacquiao discusses his thoughts on Rios as...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 3:32 PM
The last time Robert Garcia sent one of his fighters into a ring with Manny Pacquiao, Antonio Margarito was reduced to lying coldly on a gurney, ice packs covering his battered body, one of his eyes permanently damaged.
Now, Garcia is in the final weeks...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 8:27 AM
Greatest Hits: Manny Pacquiao
Manny Pacquiao has lost a little of the shine off his superstardom after losing his last two fights. He will try to reverse course on Nov. 23 when he takes on Brandon Rios on Nov. 23 on HBO pay-per-view beginning at 6...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 9:10 AM
Manny Pacquiao provided an update from his Philippines-based training camp Thursday as he prepares for his Nov. 23 welterweight bout in Macao, China, against Oxnard’s Brandon Rios.
Pacquiao’s most relevant words came as he closed the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 3:01 PM
The open wounds stopping fighters from rival promoters Top Rank and Golden Boy from squaring off are showing no signs of healing, making Timothy Bradley’s quest to land a Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight difficult.
“I’ve tried to reach out...
| Oct 12, 2013
| 9:19 PM
Timothy Bradley and his trend of winning close scorecards continued Saturday night as he edged Juan Manuel Marquez, 10 years the elder at 40, by split decision.
Bradley, relying on his boxing skills, faster legs and strong jab, punctuated the...