Ryan Songalia - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Ryan Songalia


[PODCAST] At the Buzzer: On Manny Pacquiao and Jose Rizal

May 02, 2020 - 7:15 PM

What's it like to cover Manny Pacquiao? Host Naveen Ganglani chats with boxing expert Ryan Songalia on what the end of the road looks like for the record-breaking champion

Sports wRap: Looking forward to 2020

Jan 10, 2020 - 1:20 PM

Rappler Sports host Naveen Ganglani and former editor Ryan Songalia take a look at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and other anticipated sporting events this year

Rappler Fight Night: Robert Onggocan vs Marjun Pantilgan

Jun 26, 2017 - 7:02 PM

Watch full video of the IBF youth flyweight title fight between Robert Onggocan and Marjun Pantilgan plus two other fights from the undercard

Rappler sports editor receives Elorde award for contributions to PH boxing

Mar 30, 2016 - 3:09 PM

Songalia's 'continuous writings of boxing stories,' says the award-giving body, gives 'Filipino boxers the opportunity to be known worldwide'

Kuala Lumpur, MotoGP, and the need for speed

Feb 07, 2016 - 7:00 PM

I went to Kuala Lumpur knowing little about motorcycles I left with an appreciation for the sacrifice and bravery of the MotoGP racers

Dani Pedrosa leads the pack at Sepang as the riders hug dangerous curves. Photo by Fazry Ismail/EPA

Fighting my way up from rock bottom

Dec 31, 2014 - 12:16 PM

Ambition and a sense of adventure kept me alive through my darkest times

DREAMS. I was 13 the first time I was incarcerated in juvenile detention. Even in my darkest days I knew there'd be brighter times

Appreciate Manny Pacquiao while we still have him

Apr 15, 2014 - 12:16 AM

Pacquiao stands on the ring apron at the MGM Grand Arena and soaks in the fans’ adulation He knows that these nights are in short supply now and so do the fans

LAS VEGAS, NV - APRIL 12: Manny Pacquiao celebrates after his unanimous decision victory over Timothy Bradley during their WBO world welterweight championship boxing match at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 12, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. David Becker/Getty Images/AFP

Rappler special: Is the old Pacquiao killer instinct back?

Dec 07, 2012 - 5:33 PM

World champion boxer Manny Pacquiao hasn t scored a knockout since 2009 but camp insiders say his old killer instinct is back Boxing writer Ryan Songalia investigates