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DONNIE “Ahas” Nietes successfully defended his WBO junior flyweight title after beating his Mexican opponent Carlos Velarde via technical knockout in the 7 th round during last Saturday’s Pinoy Pride 28 at the Waterfront Hotel and Casino in Cebu City. The 32-year-old Nietes has extended his reign as champion to…

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Pacquiao beats Algieri to retain WBO welterweight title MACAU -- Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao comprehensively dismantled American Chris Algieri to retain his World Boxing Organization welterweight title at the Cotai Arena in Macau on Sunday. Pacquiao dropped Algieri to the canvas six times during the 12-round contest in the…

Pacquiao confident

MACAU -- Manny Pacquiao said he will show the world he is back to his very best by stopping pretender to his throne Chris Algieri in their world welterweight title contest here. It has been five years since Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) last stopped a fighter and the Filipino eight-weight…
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Roach: It’s Manny in 1st round

MACAU, China -- Three days after setting foot here on Wednesday along with Team Pacquiao, the Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach was still in a teasing mood. Roach said that he and members of his training staff are in the process of perfecting a plan on how the defending…

Pacman ready to go to war

MACAU -- World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao isn’t exactly thinking of knocking out American champion Chris Algieri in their much-awaited 12-round World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight championship match. But he assured the boxing world that he will give his best once he climbs the ring against Algieri on Sunday, Nov.…
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