Pacquiao eyes April fight for title defense

Eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao eyes an April fight when he defends his World Boxing Association (WBA) welterweight belt. World Boxing Council and International Boxing Federation champion Errol Spence, Shawn Porter and Danny Garcia are the top candidates as Pacquiao’s next foe. International matchmaker Sean Gibbons said though that Pacquiao, who just played basketball in […]

Donaire vs Oubaali a strange twist

News that the World Boxing Council (WBC) has ordered its bantamweight (118 pounds) champion Nordine Oubaali to defend his title against our very own Nonito Donaire is a very strange twist that could have a telling effect on Filipinos and other contenders eyeing a slice of the division’s titles. The still undefeated Oubaali outpointed Takuma […]

Saudi Arabian govt to assist in BARMM devt

KAMPO RANAO, Marawi City: Malacañang has announced that Saudi Arabia would help in developing the newly created Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM). Riyadh also vowed to continue its peace initiatives in Mindanao, the Palace said. The Philippine government, according to Malacañang, has asked Saudi Arabia’s help to ensure the success of the BARMM […]