Posts Tagged ‘boxing’

Mayweather / Pacquiao fight in jeopardy? Mayweather demands 60/40 split

Written by Musashi on . Posted in News

The presumed upcoming bout between recently un-retired fighter Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and reigning champ Manny Pacquiao is in doubt over a disagreement about how the purse will be split. Mayweather Jr. demands a 60/40 split while Pacquiao’s camp is requesting a 50-percent cut of the prize money. I’m smelling a cop-out. Mayweather may be unbeaten, […]

Flu-Ridden Pacquiao Returns Home

Written by AnaKhouri on . Posted in Uncategorized

Victorious boxer Manny Pacquiao went home to the Philippines even though the government asked him not to just yet, because he’d been in the United States and OMGSWINEFLU. BBC Article Dude, you’re a national hero. Do whatever you want. You can even name your daughter…ugh…’Princess’. (I used to do data entry for a company that […]

Watch Pacquiao / Hatton 24/7 Episode one

Written by Musashi on . Posted in Video

HBO is producing another behind-the-scenes documentary about the upcoming Manny Pacquiao / Ricky Hatton fight – and it’s every bit as good as the Pacquiao / De la Hoya one they aired before that epic fight. Pacquiao and Hatton go toe-to-toe May 2nd, and you can bet your ass I’ll be hitting up PPV with […]


Filipino pride surges in wake of Pacquiao victory

Written by Musashi on . Posted in News

No doubt about it, Saturday night’s bout between Manny ‘Pac-Man’ Pacquiao and Oscar ‘Golden Boy’ De La Hoya was one for the record books. Nobody who has seen the match can doubt the surgical precision with which Pacquiao dismantled the welterweight champion – at the end of the fight De La Hoya looked like he’d […]

Victory! Manny 'Pacman' Pacquiao hands De La Hoya his ass

Written by Musashi on . Posted in News

In a stunning 8 round contest hosted this evening in Las Vegas, Nevada, Manny ‘Pacman’ Pacquiao destroyed ‘Goldenboy’ Oscar De La Hoya. Filipinos everywhere have a reason to cheer tonight! And for those who doubted Pacquiao’s skill: The fight was so lopsided and De La Hoya looked so inept that it could spell the end […]