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Emil Amok!

Pacquiao and Lincecum: Tale of two sports icons

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Ask any Filipino sports fan to name the two most dominant athletes with full or part-Filipino heritage and would there be any other names beside the pugilist Manny Pacquiao and the San Francisco Giants double-Cy, twin-no hit hurler, Tim Lincecum? Anyone else out there? Back in 2009, when Pacquiao was on the rise, he appeared at AT&T Park to promote […]

Posted: September 2nd, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists,Featured Columns,Featured Gallery,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Emil Amok!

Pacquiao should box on


After the last few Pacquiao fights I was usually the first one to say, “Please stop, now.”

Posted: April 16th, 2014 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Fil-Ams in Las Vegas relieved by Pacquiao win

Filipino-Americans watch the Pacquiao-Bradley fight at the house of William and Trini O'Rourke on Dessert Inn in Las Vegas) Photo by Bert Eljera/INQUIRER.net

Manny Pacquiao is back as champion. Order has been restored. Filipinos in Las Vegas can rest easy.

Posted: April 14th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

Reid picks Pacquiao over Bradley


U.S. Senator and Majority Leader Harry Reid picked Manny Pacquiao over American Timothy Bradley in their 12-round title bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena Sat., April 12.

Posted: April 13th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest Global Nation Stories,Photos & Videos | Read More »

Escalante triumphs over Ruiz in title fight


Bruno “The Aloha Kid” Escalante, a Cebuano boxer, successfully defended his IBA Super-Flyweight title with a unanimous decision against a game Victor Ruiz at Cache Creek Casino on April 5.

Posted: April 8th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »