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Manny Pacquiao

Emmanuel "Manny" Dapidran Pacquiao, PLH (/ˈpæki.aʊ/PAK-ee-ow; Tagalog: [pɐkˈjaʊ]; born December 17, 1978) is a Filipino professional boxer and politician. He is the first eight-division world champion, in which he has won ten world titles, as well as the first to win the Lineal Championship in four different weight classes. He was named "Fighter of the Decade" for the 2000s (decade) by the Boxing Writers Association of America (BWAA), World Boxing Council (WBC) and World Boxing Organization (WBO). He is also a three-time The Ring and BWAA "Fighter of the Year," winning the award in 2006, 2008 and 2009, and the Best Fighter ESPY Award in 2009 and 2011. He was long rated as the best pound for pound boxer in the world by some sporting news and boxing websites, including ESPN, Sports Illustrated, Sporting Life, Yahoo! Sports, About.com, BoxRec and The Ring. On April 2012, Pacquiao dropped to number two in the rankings, behind Floyd Mayweather, Jr. However on May 7, 2012, The Ring declared the top position vacant and jointly ranked Pacquiao and Mayweather in the number two spot. Aside from boxing, Pacquiao has participated in acting, music recording and politics. In May 2010, Pacquiao

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Pacquiao's Iconic Trainer
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Freddie Roach -- perhaps the most famous trainer in boxing history -- took a boot to the chest this morning during an altercation at a boxing gym in Macau ... and it was all caught on video. Roach… READ MORE >

Bob Arum -- Manny Pacquiao Rematch With Juan Marquez Will Happen

Bob Arum
Pacquiao-Marquez Rematch WILL HAPPEN

Manny Pacquiao ain't retiring ... and he WILL fight Juan Manuel Marquez for a 5th time -- at least according to boxing promoter supreme Bob Arum.Arum was outside Madeo last night when he dropped… READ MORE >

- 795 days ago
Mitt Romney Attends Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez Fight

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Manny Pacquiao's Bad Luck Charm?

Mitt Romney and wife Ann had a ringside seat to witness Juan Manuel Marquez knockout the great Manny Pacquiao last night in Las Vegas. In a bit of foreshadowing someone in Manny's camp should have… READ MORE >

- 814 days ago
Manny Pacquiao -- Trading Shots With NBA Legends

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Trading Shots With NBA Legends

Manny Pacquiao stepped out of the ring today and on to the blacktop ... where he took on TWO basketball legends at the same damn time. TMZ has obtained a photo of Manny ballin' around with NBA… READ MORE >

- 841 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. & Manny Pacquiao Strike Deal In Defamation Lawsuit

Mayweather & Pacquiao
Strike Deal In Defamation Lawsuit

Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. can't get together in the ring ... and won't fight in court either -- they've finally ended a 3-year legal beef over doping allegations with a settlement… READ MORE >

- 888 days ago
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Ordered to Pay Manny Pacquiao $114,000

Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Ordered to Pay Pacquiao $114,000

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has been ordered to pay Manny Pacquiao $113,774 in a defamation lawsuit -- in which Pacquiao says Floyd falsely accused him in 2009 of using performance-enhancing… READ MORE >

- 895 days ago
Sugar Ray Leonard -- I Coulda BEAT Manny Pacquiao

Sugar Ray Leonard
I Coulda BEAT Manny Pacquiao

Sugar Ray Leonard says ... in his prime, he could've taken Manny Pacquiao. It's a great theoretical match up -- here's the tale of the tape:Sugar Ray Leonard (36-3-1)Height -- 5 ft 10 inReach --… READ MORE >

- 964 days ago
Manny Pacquiao -- EVERYONE Knows I Got Screwed

Manny Pacquiao
EVERYONE Knows I Got Screwed

Manny Pacquiao doesn't seem to care that he lost that ridiculous decision to Timothy Bradley this weekend ... because according to Manny, EVERYONE knows who REALLY won the fight. Manny was leaving… READ MORE >

- 993 days ago
Manny Pacquiao Fight -- Was the Fix In?

Manny Pacquiao Fight
Was the Fix In?

Manny Pacquiao lost a VERY controversial split decision last night to Timothy Bradley, setting the stage for a rematch ... that seemingly was already in the works! Something smells fishy ...The… READ MORE >

- 996 days ago
Manny Pacquiao Sues Accountants -- They Screwed Up My Taxes

Manny Pacquiao
My Accountants Screwed Up My Taxes

Manny Pacquiao has sued his accountants ... claiming the pencil pushers probably flunked math -- they made so many mistakes on his company's taxes.Actually Manny's legal action is a countersuit… READ MORE >

- 1005 days ago

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