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Manny Pacquiao

About Manny Pacquiao

Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao (born December 17, 1978), more commonly known as Manny Pacquiao, is a Filipino professional boxer. He is the only septuple (seven weight) world champion in boxing history. At present, Pacquiao fights in the welterweight division. He is currently the WBO welterweight world champion, IBO and Ring Magazine light welterweight champion, and is rated by Ring Magazine as the #1 pound-for-pound boxer in the world. He is also the former WBC lightweight world champion, WBC super featherweight world champion, IBF super bantamweight world champion, and WBC flyweight world champion. Furthermore, he is the former Ring Magazine featherweight and super featherweight champion.

Professional Biography

As Boxer

  • March 2010: Manny Pacquiao vs. Joshua Clottey fight match. Pacquiao emerged winner by unanimous decision after a 12-round fight and retained the WBO welterweight title.

Manny Pacquiao in News

Asia Society Announces 2015 Asia Game Changers
NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - September 16, 2015) - Asia Society today announced the 2015 Asia Game Changers, recognizing those making a transformative and positive difference for the future of Asia and the world. Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines will be honored as the 2015 Asia Game Changer of the Year, following in the footsteps of Alibaba CEO Jack Ma, who took the honor in 2014.

The 'Good Times' of Ibiza Invades the Vegas Strip Following the 'Fight of the Century'
The much ballyhooed "Fight of the Century" May 2 between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao may have been a letdown, but Las Vegas got its groove back a few days later with an infusion of the intensely-grooving Electronic Dance Music (EDM) of Ibiza via the official U.S. label launch May 6 of Pacific Electronic Music (PEM) (www.pacificelectronicmusic

Attorneys Create After Botched Boxing Match Seek More Plaintiffs for Suit Against Pacquiao, Mayweather
FORT LAUDERDALE, FL--(Marketwired - May 11, 2015) - Fort Lauderdale attorneys are holding no punches in the aftermath of the boxing match between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, creating the new website,

Watch Pacquiao Vs. Bradley Rematch Live at Barona Resort & Casino on Saturday, April 12
Head to Barona Resort & Casino on Saturday, April 12 to watch boxing superstars Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley face off in one of the sport's most highly anticipated rematches.

ReelTime Partners Welcomes Multiple Emmy and Peabody Award Winning Producers
ReelTime Rentals, Inc. (OTC Pink: RLTR) welcomes multiple Emmy and Peabody award winning producers and editor Jackson Nguyen and Todd Crites of Turn Left Productions. They will head production and development of all video and television projects.

A Shot of Cocktail Trends From Fairmont
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Taylor Swift, One Direction Dominate Q4 2012 Ticket Sales on
Online ticket marketplace today announced ticket sale trends for Q4 2012. Following overall trends for the year, ticket sales in the concert category outpaced both sports and theater sales combined.

Manny Pacquiao wins contentious Timothy Bradley bout post WBO review
Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao has won a WBO review into his split-decision defeat by undefeated champ Timothy Bradley earlier this month.

Jailed boxer Floyd Mayweather 'world's highest paid athlete' in Forbes' 2012 money list
Jailed boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has topped Forbes' 2012 money list as the world's highest paid athlete.

WBO to evaluate contentious Bradley victory against Pacquiao
World Boxing Organization (WBO) President Francisco Paco Valcarcel has said in a statement that the WBO's championship committee will review video of the controversial fight between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley with five 'recognized international judges', and make a recommendation.

Pacquiao's mother, Philippine army asks for Bradley rematch after contentious verdict
Manny Pacquiao's mother Dionisia and the Philippine Army have demanded a rematch against new WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley, who won the title through a controversial split decision in Las Vegas on Sunday.

'Warrior' Pacquiao gunning for vengeance in rematch after contentious defeat to Bradley
Manny Pacquiao, who lost his WBO welterweight title in a controversial spilt decision to American boxer Timothy Bradley, is eyeing vengeance during his title rematch on November 10.

Pacquiao's agent brands controversial defeat to Bradley as 'death knell of boxing'
Manny Pacquiao's agent Bob Arum has slammed the judges for causing one of the biggest stinks in boxing history, as the Filipino appeared to have won his WBO welterweight title match against Timothy Bradley, before the judges scored in the American's favour in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Amir Khan eyeing new welterweight champion Bradley next
London based boxer Amir Khan has expressed a keenness to fight new WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley after the American beat Manny Pacquiao through a controversial split decision.

'Devout' Pacquiao's faith helps him focus on boxing
Boxing's only eight-division world champion, Manny Pacquiao, who is a devout Catholic, has put aside distractions like drinking, gambling and girls to concentrate more on his life inside ring.

I'm not condemning gays, says Manny Pacquiao
Manny Pacquiao has revealed that he is not against gay people but doesn't support gay marriage.

Manny Pacquiao slams Obama's 'same-sex marriage' stance
Boxing champion Manny Pacquiao has ripped President Barack Obama's view on same-sex marriage, calling it offensive to his religion.

Mundine stripped of interim WBA title over failure to fight reigning champ Austin Trout
The World Boxing Association (WBA) has stripped Anthony Mundine of his interim super welterweight title after he failed to undertake a mandatory fight against title-holder American Austin Trout in Panama.

Floyd Mayweather may hang up gloves over 'no one left for him to fight anymore'
Boxing star Floyd Mayweather, who beat Miguel Cotto, is considering retiring from the sport.

Ex US champ Leonard fears about boxing's future in country
Former American boxer Sugar Ray Leonard has expressed fears about the future of the sport in the country, where the sweet science is being overshadowed by the rise of mixed martial arts and the lack of genuine stars.

Former heavyweight champ Lewis saddened by poor boxing quality
Former heavyweight boxing champion Lennox Lewis has said the lack of quality in heavyweight boxing makes him sad.

Boxing world mourns Dundee's demise
Several boxing stars have paid homage to legendary trainer Angelo Dundee, who died on Wednesday evening after a heart attack.

Super Bantamweight Boxing Champion Teon Kennedy to Represent RYU for First World Title Fight at MGM Grand
Today, Respect Your Universe, Inc. (RYU) (OTCBB: RYUN),, is pleased to announce that Super Bantamweight Boxing Champion Teon Kennedy will be representing RYU for a shot at his first World Title of his career against WBA Super Bantamweight Champion Guillermo Rigondeaux

5,000 Volunteers Make One-day Habitat for Humanity's Asian Youth Build a Success
Yesterday, nearly 5,000 young Habitat for Humanity volunteers laid bricks, mixed cement and wielded hammers to help more than 500 families in China, India, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand in just one day."I am happy that my friends joined mefor Habitat Youth Build. It is great to see young people in Thailand concerned about the well-being of others

Jet Li Joins Thousands of Asia's Youth on One-day Blitz Build Challenge
Today, martial arts movie star Jet Li joins around 4,000 young Habitat for Humanity volunteers laying bricks, mixing cement and wielding hammers to help more than 500 families in China, India, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand in just one day

Jet Li backs Habitat Youth BUILD 2012
One month from today, on 12 May, Jet Li and a host of other celebrities will join thousands of young Habitat for Humanity volunteers simultaneously building houses in China, India, Indonesia, Philippines and Thailand

NIKE Unveils Revolutionary NIKE+ Experience for Basketball and Training Athletes
NIKE, Inc. (NYSE:NKE) today unveiled Nike+ Basketball and Nike+ Training, two new experiences connecting digitally enabled footwear with interactive mobile applications that together deliver a revolutionary sport experience

Nelson Mandela's daughter ordered to pay R62m for breaching boxing contract
Former South African president Nelson Mandela's daughter Zindzi, has reportedly been ordered to pay Los Angeles boxing adviser Duane Moody about 62.1 million Rand (7.5 million dollars) for breaching a boxing contract.

De la Hoya backs Amir Khan to be world's best pound-for-pound fighter
Retired Mexican American boxer Oscar de la Hoya has said that Amir Khan will be the world's best pound-for-pound fighter within a year.

Ricky Hatton 'considered suicide' after defeat to Manny Pacquiao in 2003
UK boxer Ricky Hatton has confessed that he was so depressed after being defeated by Manny Pacquiao in 2009 that he almost considered committing suicide.

Amir Khan calls Mayweather a 'chicken'
British Muslim world light-welterweight champion Amir Khan has called American rival Floyd Mayweather a 'chicken' as Mayweather has repeatedly backed off from fighting him.

UK Muslim boxer Amir Khan ready to take on Floyd Mayweather
British Muslim boxer Amir Khan has said that he is ready to take on unbeaten ring great Floyd Mayweather next summer.

Hope Solo's tweets hint at nude spread in ESPN The Magazine's 'Body Issue'
US soccer goalkeeper Hope Solo may pose nude for ESPN the Magazine's upcoming 'Body Issue', if her Twitter updates are to believed.

Mayweather eyes 2012 boxing clash with Amir Khan
Boxer Amir Khan has been offered a possible showdown with superstar Floyd Mayweather Junior next year.

Man U players not even among top 10 payers on planet
Manchester United players are not even among the top 10 payers on the planet, inspite of them closing in on a 19th Premier League title.

Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (CGAQ) Announces: Shareholder Update on Racetrack, HBO/ESPN Fights and New Casino Location
Caribbean Casino and Gaming Corp. (PINKSHEETS: CGAQ) -- On the heels of the successful IBF fight last week CEO Steven Swank will released a Company Newsletter to update shareholders and investors outlining the substantial progress that has been made over the course of the year and discuss the future of the company in the coming new year.

VuQo Vodka Kicks Off National Campaign Talks With A-List Celebrities for Possible Brand Deal
VuQo Holdings Corporation (PINKSHEETS: VUQO) is pleased to announce the kickoff of VuQo Premium Vodka's Launch Campaign in key markets throughout the United States. The launch parties start off with a tour of the South in Houston and Atlanta followed by a mid-summer tasting event in San Francisco

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