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WATCH: Pacquiao is still lightning quick as Vargas fight nears

Nov 02, 2016 - 7:40 PM

Freddie Roach believes Manny Pacquiao will use Jessie Vargas aggression against him to score a knockout

HEAVY HITTER. Manny Pacquiao sharpened his hand speed with a fight week workout in Las Vegas. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

WATCH: Pacquiao flashes explosive punches before Bradley fight

Apr 06, 2016 - 12:30 PM

Manny Pacquiao appears in peak form just days away from his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr

FEARSOME FORM. Manny Pacquiao is in peak condition with just days remaining until what he says will be his final fight. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao still a fan favorite as he hits Las Vegas

Apr 06, 2016 - 11:39 AM

Hundreds of fans greet Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr at their Grand Arrivals at MGM Grand before their third fight

ONE MORE FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao made one last Grand Arrival at the MGM Grand before he says will be his final fight. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Manny Pacquiao jogs in Los Angeles

Mar 16, 2016 - 11:09 AM

Manny Pacquiao hits the road as he continues preparations for his April 9 fight against Timothy Bradley Jr

ROAD WORK. Manny Pacquiao is logging miles on the road in training camp. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Roach happy with Pacquiao’s training in the Philippines

Mar 15, 2016 - 1:24 PM

We had a great month in the Philippines It was a great training camp says Manny Pacquiao s longtime trainer Freddie Roach

'GREAT TRAINING CAMP'. Freddie Roach (L) is happy with Manny Pacquiao's training in the Philippines. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Citizenship issues, Indonesians to Syria, Pacquiao | 6PM wRap

Mar 14, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Watch Rappler’s 6PM newscast with Zak Yuson

Pre-fight distractions won’t bother Pacquiao, says Bradley’s trainer

Mar 14, 2016 - 2:10 PM

Distractions are just a part of what makes him Manny Pacquiao says Teddy Atlas

SMILE. Manny Pacquiao is all smiles on Sunday as he waves to fans at Shepherd of the Hills Church in Los Angeles. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

WATCH: Pacquiao back in sparring after hurting left eye

Mar 03, 2016 - 4:47 PM

Manny Pacquiao is looking to make up for lost time after being sidelined by an eye injury

BACK IN THE RING. Manny Pacquiao is back in sparring after suffering an eye injury. File photo by Ted Aljibe/AFP

WATCH: Pacquiao's repaired shoulder looks strong in training

Feb 16, 2016 - 2:28 AM

Manny Pacquiao s surgically repaired right shoulder looks strong on the first day of training for his third fight with Timothy Bradley

SHOULDER. Manny Pacquiao's right hand is still a formidable punch, even after surgery. Photo by Ryan Songalia

'I'm back!': Pacquiao reunites with Roach for Bradley training camp

Feb 15, 2016 - 7:53 PM

Manny Pacquiao kicks off serious training with Freddie Roach in General Santos City for his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr

BACK IN CAMP. Manny Pacquiao kicked off the first official day of training camp with 7 rounds on the mitts with Freddie Roach. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

WATCH: Pacquiao waves to fans while working speed bag

Feb 10, 2016 - 5:18 PM

Manny Pacquiao acknowledges fans watching him from across the street as he trains for his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr

ALL SMILES. Manny Pacquiao finds a reason to smile as he pushes himself for one last training camp. File photo by Adrian Portugal/Rappler

Miriam for president, Poe’s ratings, MH17 probe | 6PM wRap

Oct 13, 2015 - 7:35 PM

Watch the 6PM edition of Rappler s newscast The wRap

HIGHLIGHTS: Manny Pacquiao's post-fight press conference

May 04, 2015 - 11:58 PM

The Filipino southpaw says he was sabotaged

Pacquiao sabotage, Usman dead, royal baby name | The wRap

May 04, 2015 - 7:55 PM

Pacquiao says he was not allowed to get painkillers for an injury Terrorist Usman wasn’t killed by a government bullet What’s the most popular name for the new royal baby?

What happened to Manny Pacquiao's shoulder?

May 04, 2015 - 5:07 PM

With an injured right shoulder Pacquiao says his chances of winning against Floyd Mayweather Jr were sabotaged

What's next after Mayweather vs Pacquiao?

May 03, 2015 - 10:18 PM

Retirement or a rematch?

In the hearts of Filipinos, Pacquiao is the winner

May 03, 2015 - 6:46 PM

Mayweather merely dodged the punches ran around and hugged Pacquiao but Pacquiao’s punches landed We could not fault him He fought well

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao post-fight press conference

May 03, 2015 - 5:38 PM

Watch highlights of the press conference after the Mayweather vs Pacquiao match

UFC's Dana White: I don't wanna see a rematch

May 03, 2015 - 3:25 PM

White was hoping for Pacquiao to win against Mayweather

Fight fever insanity hours before #MayPac

May 03, 2015 - 11:00 AM

Fans weigh on who the king of the ring will be

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao weigh-in

May 02, 2015 - 10:51 PM

Watch the two pound for pound boxers face each other for the last time before fight night

WATCH: Post-weigh in Periscope from analyst Mike Ochosa

May 02, 2015 - 7:44 PM

Watch boxing analyst Mike Ochosa answer questions from the crowd via Periscope

Rapper 50 Cent: Mayweather will make Pacquiao pay for mistakes

May 02, 2015 - 2:48 PM

The rapper picks his brother Floyd Mayweather Jr to win against Manny Pacquiao

Dana White wants Pacquiao to win but picks Mayweather

May 02, 2015 - 2:43 PM

Another sports celebrity whose heart is with one boxer but his mind tells him the other will win

HIGHLIGHTS: Celebrities spotted at Mayweather vs Pacquiao weigh-in

May 02, 2015 - 1:11 PM

Rappler rounds up some of the celebrities at the weigh in and asks them whose team they re on

The other Pacman

May 01, 2015 - 10:46 PM

Get to know Pacman Manny Pacquiao s loyal dog who keeps watch over him in and out of the ring

Mary Jane Veloso, Mount Bulusan erupts, Pacquiao’s game plan | The wRap

May 01, 2015 - 8:17 PM

The Velosos say the people helped them not the government Mount Bulusan erupts Pacquiao does not intend to knock Mayweather out

Pacquiao: ‘From no food and slippers, to this life’

May 01, 2015 - 6:48 PM

I used to sleep in the street starving hungry and now I cannot imagine that the Lord raised me in this position and he blessed me with his blessings

Manny Pacquiao wants to end his career where it all started. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Pacquiao camp concerned over Mayweather's gloves

May 01, 2015 - 6:24 PM

The Pacquiao camp says it has yet to get an opportunity to scrutinize the gloves that Floyd Mayweather Jr will use in the May 2 megafight

SUPERFIGHT. Who has heavier gloves?Pacquiao photo by Xaume Olleros/AFP, Mayweather photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

Mayweather Sr’s poem for Roach the ‘joke coach’

May 01, 2015 - 6:18 PM

Floyd Mayweather Sr heckles Freddie Roach with his signature poem

Pacquiao had 'over 12' random drug tests – Roach

May 01, 2015 - 5:41 PM

Because of the many times Pacquiao was tested Freddie Roach believes the boxer has overcome his fear of needles

In this file photo, boxer Manny Pacquiao talks with reporters at a press conference September 19, 2012 in New York. Stan Honda/AFP

Mayweather Sr predicts KO vs Pacquiao

May 01, 2015 - 4:04 PM

Floyd Mayweather Sr says The fight is already won Trust and believe me

Rappler Talk: The perfect timing of Mayweather vs Pacquiao

May 01, 2015 - 3:46 PM

Manila based boxing analyst Mike Ochosa weighs in on who is the best pound for pound boxer of this generation

LOOK: The MGM Grand Garden Arena before fight night

May 01, 2015 - 11:32 AM

Here’s a sneak peek into the MGM Grand Garden Arena where the fight of the century between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao is set to take place

WATCH: Pacquiao does Foot Locker commercial routine during training

May 01, 2015 - 10:58 AM

Once again Pacquiao cheers: He s going to fight me

Boxing 101: Your cheat sheet to fight night

Apr 29, 2015 - 11:31 PM

Can t tell the difference between knockout and knockdown? Watch this

HIGHLIGHTS: Mayweather vs Pacquiao final press conference

Apr 29, 2015 - 11:11 PM

Highlights of the Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Manny Pacquiao final press conference in Las Vegas

Pre-fight frenzy sweeps Las Vegas

Apr 29, 2015 - 10:08 PM

The Mayweather vs Pacquiao buzz is palpable

‘If Pacquiao can get out of this one alive, he’s Superman,’ says Mayweather Sr

Apr 28, 2015 - 3:11 PM

[Pacquiao] is just a normal opponent…who is gonna get his ass whooped Floyd Mayweather Sr says

Floyd Mayweather Sr believes his son will defeat Manny Pacquiao by knockout. File photo from AFP

Mayweather vs Pacquiao: The talk is over

Apr 28, 2015 - 11:57 AM

The cerebral calculating Floyd Mayweather versus the crowd pleasing slugger Manny Pacquiao Who will win on May 2?

Mayweather vs Pacquiao documentary | The Talk is Over

Sports wRap: Fight build-up, Mayweather’s confidence, Cotto helps Pacquiao

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:40 PM

Floyd Mayweather Jr says he s better than Muhammad Ali and Sugar Ray Robinson Do you agree?

PCOS machines, Mamasapano report, Mayweather-Pacquiao contract | The wRap

Apr 23, 2015 - 3:30 PM

Supreme Court ruling may render the PCOS machines useless The NBI calls Mamasapano incident murder Bob Arum refuses to sign the Mayweather Pacquiao contract

Pacquiao is too reckless to win, says Mayweather

Apr 15, 2015 - 3:17 PM

Mayweather says he has lost his passion for boxing says his final fight will take place this September

Floyd Mayweather works the punching bag on media day. Screen shot from live stream

Sports wRap: Sky-high ticket prices, docu trailer, camp updates

Apr 15, 2015 - 10:46 AM

In or out of the arena Vegas fight tickets are sky high This and more on this week s Sports wRap

Sports wRap: The #MayPac commercial

Apr 10, 2015 - 10:45 AM

Less than a month to go before the fight of the century and the official Mayweather Pacquiao commercial is out That and more in this week s Sports wRap

Mayweather not concerned about Pacquiao’s leg cramps

Apr 01, 2015 - 12:52 PM

Floyd Mayweather Jr says his training isn t affected by reports that Manny Pacquiao s recurring leg cramps are flaring up once again

CRAMPING HIS STYLE. Manny Pacquiao's calves are once again the topic of conversation. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

WATCH: Pacquiao does intense strength training at UCLA

Mar 28, 2015 - 2:07 PM

Manny Pacquiao overcomes leg cramps to complete an intense strength and conditioning workout with Justin Fortune at UCLA s track and field

Manny Pacquiao is combating cramps with strength training. Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

De La Hoya fight taught Roach about Mayweather

Mar 27, 2015 - 3:47 AM

May 2 won t be the first time Freddie Roach works the corner against Floyd Mayweather Jr

Manny Pacquiao (R) talks to his trainer Freddie Roach (L) after training. Photo by Chris Farina/Top Rank

Sports wRap: Drug tests, sparring sessions, trainer woes

Mar 25, 2015 - 12:22 PM

What will happen if either Mayweather or Pacquiao test positive for drugs? That and more in this week s Sports wRap

Jeane Napoles, Lee Kuan Yew, Arum on fight earnings | The wRap

Mar 24, 2015 - 7:24 PM

Jeane Napoles is back in the Philippines What is Lee Kuan Yew’s legacy? Bob Arum says the Pacquiao Mayweather fight could earn more than 400 million