“Ayaw namin. Kung tatanungin kami, sasabihin naming hindi na ito kailangan dahil maayos naman ang aming kalagayan sa ilalim ng Games and Amusement Board (GAB),” said Universal Reality Combat Championship (URCC) founding president Alvin Aguilar during his appearance at the weekly Tabloid Organization in Philippine Sports (TOPS) “Usapang Sports” at the National Press Club Bldg, in Intramuros, Manila last Thursday.
Roach was reported to have been upset by his dismissal, and was caught by surprise when Pacquiao announced on Monday that he planned to rehire the trainer for his January 19 fight in Las Vegas against Broner.
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao said Tuesday he hopes to be reunited with long-time trainer Freddie Roach for his January bout against Adrien Broner but admitted he had not spoken to the veteran cornerman about renewing their partnership.
THE biggest names in Philippine boxing from Gabriel “Flash” Elorde to Manny Pacquiao were honored during the 3rd World Boxing Council (WBC) Women’s Convention and Asian Summit during its Gala Dinner and Awards Night at the Philippine International Convention Center (PICC) last Saturday.
IN a historic night in boxing, the Philippines rolled out the red carpet to formally welcome more than 500 delegates from 17 countries to the 3rd World Boxing Council (WBC) Women’s Convention and Asian Summit at the Sofitel Philippine Plaza last Friday.
THE best and the brightest in boxing, including nine world champions, will be in Manila when the third WBC Women’s Convention and WBC Asian Summit get underway Nov. 17-19 at the Philippine International Convention Center.
PAST and present Filipino world boxing champions, led by Sen. Manny Pacquiao, and former heads of the Games and Amusement Board (GAB) have been invited to attend the World Boxing Council (WBC) Asian Boxing Summit and 3rd Women's Convention at the Philippine International Convention Center next month.
FIVE of the biggest names in Philippine boxing -- two world champions and three outstanding leaders -- will be honored during the World Boxing Council (WBC) Asian Boxing Summit and 3rd Women's Convention scheduled Nov. 16-19 at the Philippine International Convention Center in Manila.
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Former world welterweight boxing champion Floyd Mayweather insisted Wednesday he plans to fight mixed martial arts star Khabib Nurmagomedov following the Russian’s victory over Conor McGregor.
LOS ANGELES (AFP) - Boxing risks being thrown out of the Olympics unless the sport’s ruling body addresses “grave” concerns regarding its governance, the International Olympic Committee executive board said on Wednesday.