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Vegas giving Nazario nightmares
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, 01 Jun 2004
ROD NAZARIO, Manny Pacquiao’s business manager, is having sleepless nights just thinking they are going back to Las Vegas to fight Juan Manuel Marquez a second time.
It’s just not his kind of town.
Nazario wants to make it known that he doesn’t like the idea of bringing Pacquiao to Las Vegas Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao-Marquez II fight date bared soon
The Philippine Star, 31 May 2004
The keenly-awaited rematch between boxing hero Manny Pacquiao and WBA/IBF champion Juan Manuel Marquez is expected to be announced in a week or two, according to Pacquiao’s US promoter Murad Muhammad.
In an interview with the Filipino champ’s popular website mannypacquiao.ph, Muhammad said a con Read Full Story >>>
JACA LOST OPBF BELT!
Philippine Boxing News, 30 May 2004
Anything can happen in the ring. Unheralded Yasuo Kunimi (15-5-4, 6 KOs), 121.5, Japan, surprisingly captured the OPBF 122-pound belt as he beautifully knocked out previously unbeaten WBC #5 ranked Jimrex Jaca (21-1, 9 KOs), 125.5, with a wicked body shot at 1:50 of the seventh round on Sunday night Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao leaves for IBF Convention
By Salven L. Lagumbay, mannypacquiao.ph, 30 May 2004
Reigning consensus featherweight king Manny Pacquiao is scheduled to leave the country tomorrow to attend the 21st International Boxing Federation’s annual convention to be held from June 1 to 5 in San Francisco.
Pacquiao, who will be accompanied by business manager Rod Nazario in tomorrow’s tri Read Full Story >>>
SUICO LOST TO FANA!
Philippine Boxing News, 29 May 2004
WBC top ranked Mzonke Fana (22-2, 9 KOs), 129.25, South Africa, earned a 12-round split decision over previously unbeaten #2 contender Randy Suico (21-1, 18 KOs), 129, Philippines, in a WBC eliminator to decide the official challenger, as Fana came off the canvas twice in the second and fourth, show Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao: I'll fight Marquez anywhere
By DZMM, ABS-CBN News, 28 May 2004
People's featherweight champion Manny Pacquiao said Friday he will fight anywhere World Boxing Association/International Boxing Federation featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez who indicated Thursday he would accept a rematch if the bout would be held in Las Vegas or California.
Marquez ear Read Full Story >>>
'Pacquiao Vs Marquez II' Fight Date Known in a Week
By Winchell Campos, mannypacquiao.ph, 28 May 2004
A DREAM rematch between ring idol Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico is expected to be announced in a week or two, Pacquiao's US-based manager Murad Muhammad said in a telephone interview yesterday.
Before Muhammad and Marquez's promoter, Bob Arum, could sign on the dotted line to Read Full Story >>>
Mexican champ sings new tune, but Team Pacquiao has other plans
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 28 May 2004
IN A major turnaround, World Boxing Association and International Boxing Federation featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez now appears ready to face Manny Pacquiao in a much-anticipated rematch.
"Marquez is ready, we're ready-we're waiting for the first available date HBO can give us," said Read Full Story >>>
Marquez breaks silence, pushes for rematch
By Dante Navarro, The Philippine Star, 28 May 2004
Brace for Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez duel Part II.
The world featherweight champion’s camp finally broke its month-long silence on the possible rematch of the classic but controversial duel which ended in a split draw last May 8 in Las Vegas when it announced on Thursday that Marquez is Read Full Story >>>
Marquez is ready for grudge match
By Dominic Menor, ABS-CBN News, 28 May 2004
Manny Pacquiao never made qualms about feeling the itch that is called the Juan Manuel Marquez rematch.
Now Marquez is feeling the same itch, too.
In his first public statement that answered Pacquiao’s challenge, the reigning World Boxing Association and International Boxing Federation (IBF) Read Full Story >>>
Marquez ready for Pacquiao rematch
By Emmanuel B. Villaruel, The Freeman, 28 May 2004
THE bloodthirsty desire of diehard boxing disciples around the globe for a rematch between Filipino superstar Manny “The Destroyer” Pacquiao and Mexican hotshot Juan Manuel “Dinamita” Marquez of Mexico will soon be quenched.
This after Bob Arum of Top Rank Inc., the promoter of IBF/WBA 126 pounds Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao-Injin Chi fight slowly shaping up
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, Manila Standard, 28 May 2004
World Boxing Council founding secretary general Rudy Salud, who was instrumental in having WBC president Jose Sulaiman, his long-time friend, rate Manny Pacquiao no. 3 some months ago, is confident he can get the WBC chief to approve a planned title fight with reigning champion Injin Chi later this Read Full Story >>>
Marquez wants rematch
By Dennis Principe, The Manila Bulletin, 28 May 2004
WHO SAYS World featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez is not man enough to give Manny Pacquiao an immediate rematch?
Definitely not, so says Marquez’ promoter Bob Arum who yesterday declared his ward’s willingness to once again rumble with the Filipino boxing hero in a sequel to their epic c Read Full Story >>>
Marquez ready for Pacquiao!
FightNews.com, 27 May 2004
World featherweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico City is anxious to get the People's Champion Manny Pacquiao back into the ring. "Marquez is ready, we're ready - we're waiting for the first available date HBO can give us," said Bob Arum of Top Rank. On May 8, Marquez -- on the deck three t Read Full Story >>>
Secrets behind Pacquiao's failed title bid
By Recah Trinidad, Philippine Daily Inquirer, 26 May 2004
JUST like an exquisite dish, you cannot have enough of Manny Pacquiao.
So here's a secret, two-weeks old, which should've been brought out in the open earlier.
It's about the original fight plan that was never executed.
The secret strategy, as specified by Pacquiao himself before he left Read Full Story >>>
PACQUIAO PICKS SUICO TO WIN
By Ronnie Nathanielsz, BoxingScene.com, 26 May 2004
Manny Pacquiao, "The People’s Featherweight Champion" yesterday picked Orient Pacific Boxing Federation junior lightweight champion Randy "Komong Bato" Suico to win his World Boxing Council elimination bout against top contender Mzonke Fana of South Africa and then go for a promised title shot again Read Full Story >>>
GEJON STOPS EBALLE
By Salven L. Lagumbay, Philippine Boxing News, 25 May 2004
Unbeaten WBA Fedelatin minimumweight champ Yukka "Wiseguy" Gejon retained his unblemished record when he easily demolished Jun Eballe inside three rounds of their main-event showdown in Guihulngan, Negros Oriental.
Gejon, a world-title prospect from the Wakee Salud Stable and currently ranked WBA Read Full Story >>>
Manny vs Bata
By Joaquin Henson, The Philippine Star, 25 May 2004
If uncrowned world featherweight boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is thinking of embarking on a second professional career in billiards, he’s got the perfect opportunity to test his skills against the inimitable Efren (Bata) Reyes in a proposed exhibition match.
A letter proposing the match was se Read Full Story >>>
Throngs come to see Pacquiao
By Dominic Menor, ABS-CBN News, 25 May 2004
On this day it wasn’t his boxing rivals who wanted a piece of Manny Pacquiao. It was his fans.
Serving as a Thanksgiving Day of sorts to the throngs who supported the 25-year-old General Santos native in his world-title quest, Pacquiao held his first fan’s day Monday at the Wild Card Gym in Para Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao opens door, arms to adoring fans
By Nick Giongco, The Manila Bulletin, 25 May 2004
THIS WAS no ordinary fans day.
Then again, Manny Pacquiao is no ordinary fighter, either.
Over 300 fight fans yesterday crammed the Wild Card Gym in Parañaque City which played host to a tumultuous Manny Pacquiao fans’ day – the Filipino boxing hero’s way of thanking all those who had support Read Full Story >>>