The Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao Fight Is Officially On 

Floyd Mayweather Jr. will face Manny Pacquiao on May 2nd in Las Vegas, bringing to reality a fight for which boxing fans have clamored for years (and one which is likely to be terrible for numerous reasons.) » 2/20/15 6:31pm 2/20/15 6:31pm

ESPN's Dan Rafael Seems Like He Could Use A Nap

ESPN boxing writer Dan Rafael is, as our own Iron Mike Gallego has long enjoyed pointing out, a stooge and a nitwit, but the run-up to the announcement of the long-delayed Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao bout has revealed something else about him: Like much of the rest of the boxing media but even more so, he… » 2/20/15 10:21am 2/20/15 10:21am

Is Manny Pacquiao's Promoter Sabotaging The Floyd Mayweather Fight?

For years, the biggest obstacle to a Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao superfight has been the fighters' management—Pacquiao's promoter, Bob Arum, in particular. » 2/03/15 2:26pm 2/03/15 2:26pm

Mayweather And Pacquiao Meet For The First Time

It seems incredible that for all their ducking and dodging and posturing and close calls, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao had never met face-to-face before last night. But with both sitting courtside at the Miami Heat game—directly opposite each other, as it worked out—the two wandered over at halftime for a brief… » 1/28/15 9:09am 1/28/15 9:09am

Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Is (Maybe) Happening, Five Years Too Late

Manny Pacquiao has reportedly agreed to two of the key obstacles holding up his long-awaited showdown with Floyd Mayweather, Jr. First, a 60/40 split of the revenue, with Pacquiao's side taking the short end; second, a fight date on May 2, Cinco De Mayo weekend, a popular date for pay per view cards featuring Mexican… » 1/14/15 1:25pm 1/14/15 1:25pm

Trainer Picks Worst Time To Claim His Fighter Will KO Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao beat the hell out of Chris Algieri on his way to retaining his welterweight world title this weekend. Pacquiao won a unanimous decision, thanks in large part to the fact that he knocked Algieri down six times in 12 rounds. One of those knockdowns was accompanied by some ill-timed yet hilarious… » 11/24/14 2:53pm 11/24/14 2:53pm

According to Bob Arum, HBO and Showtime are in preliminary talks—brokered by CBS's Les Moonves—about a joint PPV featuring the long-awaited fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. Arum says if the fight actually happens, it'd be at the Cowboys' stadium. » 11/18/14 11:54am 11/18/14 11:54am

Manny Pacquiao's Mom Wins WBO Welterweight Title Fight

Manny Pacquiao avenged his loss to Timothy Bradley tonight in Las Vegas, earning back the WBO welterweight belt. But the real winner of the match was Manny's mom, whose, uh, enthusiastic praying led many observers to question if she was putting a hex on Bradley. » 4/13/14 1:11am 4/13/14 1:11am

Does Manny Pacquiao Have Any Money Left?

Manny Pacquiao claims he has had to borrow tens of thousands of dollars to send relief to victims of Typhoon Haiyan, because his bank accounts have been frozen by the Philippine government as it pursues $50 million in back taxes it claims he owes. » 11/26/13 12:01pm 11/26/13 12:01pm

Manny Pacquiao Is Back, But Will Manny Pacquiao Ever Be Back?

Manny Pacquiao worked Brandon Rios over for 12 rounds early this morning in a fight that more resembled sound check at a reunion tour than a match in contest. Whether or not that's enough to launch Pacquiao back into the realm of "men who might actually be able to knock Floyd the hell out" remains to be seen. » 11/24/13 12:08pm 11/24/13 12:08pm

Bloody Elbow's Connor Ruebusch has a very good breakdown of Manny Pacquiao, who was last seen around these parts eating Juan Manuel Márquez's right hand. Pacquiao-Rios starts in a few hours. I've got Pac-Man, by decision. [Bloody Elbow] » 11/23/13 6:37pm 11/23/13 6:37pm

Pacquaio And Rios Trainers Come To Blows In Macau

Trainers for Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios had to be separated after an altercation in Macau this morning, ahead of their scheduled fight. » 11/20/13 9:37am 11/20/13 9:37am

Floyd Mayweather On Fighting Manny Pacquiao: "He Blew It"

Floyd Mayweather is winding down his fighting career, and according to him, any hypothetical bout between him and Manny Pacquiao will never happen. » 8/17/13 4:58pm 8/17/13 4:58pm

Manny Pacquiao's Inner-Circle Continues To Undermine Him; Wife Thinks…

Is it safe to say Manny Pacquiao's inner-circle is not handling his recent defeat at the hands of Juan Manuel Márquez all that well? » 12/15/12 12:25pm 12/15/12 12:25pm

Manny Pacquiao's Entourage Allegedly Attacked A Photographer For Taking…

According to Yahoo Sports, two members of Manny Pacquiao's entourage attacked photographer Al Bello because he was taking pictures of the knocked-out Pacquiao at the conclusion of Saturday's fight. Bello spoke to Yahoo, which also has photos of the incident, about the the alleged attack yesterday: » 12/12/12 3:23pm 12/12/12 3:23pm

Photoshop Contest: Knocked-Out Manny Pacquiao

The knockout that Manny Pacquiao suffered at the hands of Juan Márquez on Saturday night was one of the most vicious you will ever see. While the boxing world continues to reel at the Pac-Man's downfall, we just can't stop laughing at the sight of Pacquiao laying unconscious on the mat, his arms tucked neatly… » 12/11/12 11:10am 12/11/12 11:10am

Manny Pacquiao's Mom Thinks He Lost Because He's No Longer A Catholic

Manny Pacquiao got knocked out on a devastating punch by Juan Manuel Márquez in the sixth round. Like many people, Filipinos were in utter shock to see their idol faceplant in the ring. Pacquiao's mom, however, provided a rational, well thought-out reason as to why her son lost his welterweight bout. » 12/10/12 5:00pm 12/10/12 5:00pm

A Bloodied Juan Manuel Márquez Annihilated Manny Pacquiao With This…

The fourth iteration of Pacquiao-Márquez did not disappoint, coming to the end at 2:59 of the sixth round when Juan Manuel Márquez connected flush with Pac-Man's face and dropped him to the mat, winning by TKO. » 12/09/12 1:05am 12/09/12 1:05am

Bob Arum Claims Floyd Mayweather Turned Down $100 Million To Fight…

Every morning, the fine folks at Sports Radio Interviews sift through the a.m. drive-time chatter to bring you the best interviews with coaches, players, and personalities across the sports landscape. Today: Money can't be swayed by money. » 12/06/12 6:15pm 12/06/12 6:15pm