1. Mayweather Vs. Marquez: The Battle of the Second Best?

    If Juan Manuel Marquez had won over Manny Pacquiao, the former would have fought and won over boxing legend Oscar de la Hoya and steamrolled over British brawler Ricky Hatton to emerge as the world’s best pound-for-pound boxer...

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  2. Manny Pacquiao: Boxing's All-Time Greatest?

    The "Best of the West" was not good enough for the "Beast from the East," as Manny Pacquiao ended Ricky Hatton’s quest for a pound-for-pound boxing crown with a devastating second-round TKO victory at the MGM Arena in Las Vegas, NV last night...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 2,689 reads 7 comments

  3. Fighters' and Experts' Insight for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton Bout

    Who is the better man, Manny Pacquiao or Ricky Hatton? In less than 24 hours, the whole world will know for sure. But in the midst of all talks and endless predictions, there are just a few people whose opinion on the issue really matters...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 1,227 reads 6 comments

  4. Bob Arum: Mexico and Philippines Have Good People and Are Great Boxing Rivals

    From the bleachers of a giant dome called Araneta Coliseum in the Philippines, there is no mistaking the drama that was unfolding in the square ring below...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 494 reads 2 comments

  5. Oscar de la Hoya, Gerry Peñalosa: Thirty-Six and Retired?

    Two recent events made me thinking, "Shouldn’t there be an age cap for professional boxers?" The first event happened just moments ago when Filipino bantamweight Gerry Penalosa, 36, threw ...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 498 reads 3 comments

  6. Can “Hitman” Hatton Shoot Down Boxing's “Pacman”?

    Who is Ricky “the Hitman” Hatton? For most part of his storied boxing career, Hatton fought in his native country, usually in Manchester, England where he ruled the light welterweight ...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 1,337 reads 5 comments

  7. Nonito Donaire Is Ready for Bigger Boys and Big Time

    One was fighting for redemption, while the other was hungry for recognition. When these two goals came to a head last April 19, redemption won when defending Filipino International Boxing Federation ...

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  8. Nonito Donaire: Ready for Bigger Boys, Big Time

    One was fighting for redemption, while the other was hungry for recognition.When these two goals came to a head on April 19, redemption won when defending Filipino International Boxing ...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 180 reads 0 comments

  9. Brian Viloria: The Return of a Boxing Gladiator

    Filipino fighter Brian Viloria showed a new fighting form against undefeated Mexican IBF light flyweight champion Ulises Solis to score a knock out and win the IBF flyweight title last April 19 at the Araneta Coliseum in the Philippines...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 5 years ago 108 reads 2 comments

  10. Manny Pacquiao vs. Ricky Hatton: Boxing for Glory and Country

    It’s royalty versus subject, knight versus plebeian when the sound of the bell starts the Battle Royale between British superstar Ricky Hatton and Filipino People’s Champ Manny Pacquiao on May 2, 2009, in Las Vegas, USA...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about almost 6 years ago 1,015 reads 18 comments

  11. Ricky Hatton Out to Execute Boxer Paulie Malignaggi at MGM Plaza

    If you do not know Paulie Malignaggi, it is really only that you do not know him yet. What is known, however, is that he is scheduled to fight England’s superstar boxer Ricky “The Hitman” Hatton...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 6 years ago 724 reads 1 comments

  12. Oscar De La Hoya vs. Manny Pacquiao: The Battle of Boxing's Bests

    Manny Pacquiao would probably not stand a chance against Golden Boy Oscar de la Hoya, a six-time world boxing champion, if he had fought him 10 years ago, even if the Filipino ring icon were in his prime best...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 6 years ago 3,033 reads 6 comments

  13. It's Redemption For Team USA

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  14. De La Hoya Vs. Pacquiao: Cashing In Their Popularity

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  15. Team USA Reaches Crossroad: Redemption Or Perdition?

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  16. Team USA faces tough challenge in World Basketball

    Will the United States regain the FIBA World Basketball championship this year? Despite scoring lopsided victories over Senegal and Australia to advance to the round of eight, basketball ...

    Mio  de la Cruz Written by Mio de la Cruz about over 8 years ago 241 reads 1 comments