| Jul 16, 2014
| 10:52 PM
(Reuters) - Filipino southpaw Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring on Nov. 22 to defend his World Boxing Organisation (WBO) welterweight title against undefeated American Chris Algieri in Macau, his promoter Bob Arum said.
The Venetian Macao, where...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 2:20 PM
Boxing and "change" don't go together well.
Any progress takes place at a glacial pace. But the "sweet science" received some good news all too often a rarity in the sport when word leaked that Golden Boy and Top Rank might start working with each...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Ruslan Provodnikov is moving toward the tricky moment of needing to call out his stablemate Manny Pacquiao.
Before that, he can just concentrate on what he does best: throw power punches in a hurry and continue to draw a crowd around his abilities....
| Jun 2, 2014
| 4:04 PM
Manny Pacquiao’s latest bout is taking place outside the boxing ring. The Filipino prize fighter has listed his home for sale in the Hancock Park neighborhood of Los Angeles at $2.7 million.
Set behind a wrought-iron fence, the updated...
| May 17, 2014
| 10:38 PM
Boxing is back at the Forum, and Juan Manuel Marquez — 13-0 in that historic venue — is back in a familiar spot.
Ready to fight Manny Pacquiao for a fifth time… maybe.
Marquez beat Mike Alvarado by unanimous decision Saturday...
| May 16, 2014
| 5:16 PM
No matter what happens Saturday night when Juan Manuel Marquez squares off against Mike Alvarado in a welterweight title-elimination bout on HBO, their fight is already a remarkable comeback story.
Not necessarily a comeback for them, mind you, but...
| Apr 18, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Why is L.A. so upset with Mike D'Antoni and Lakers management? We all knew this was a patchwork team that had no chance of actually winning anything this year. Myopic Lakers fans should cheer D'Antoni for not bailing on this squad, and praise Pau Gasol...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:00 AM
LAS VEGAS - Manny Pacquiao scored a unanimous decision win over Timothy Bradley to regain the WBO welterweight title Saturday and avenge a highly controversial loss to the American in June 2012.
Two judges scored the fight 116-112 for Pacquiao, while...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 2:24 PM
Manny Pacquiao’s workouts have brought in some heavyweights of life.
MGM billionaire Kirk Kerkorian, Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, a slew of major Hollywood actors, famed singers and others have stopped by gritty Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood...
| Apr 13, 2014
| 6:06 PM
LAS VEGAS -- Manny Pacquiao may not have returned entirely to his dominance of a half-decade ago in beating Timothy Bradley, but the performance easily had enough credibility to “go there” once more.
Yes, with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr....
| Mar 26, 2014
| 5:10 PM
Juan Manuel Marquez says he doesn’t view Mike Alvarado as the beaten-up puncher the rest of us might picture.
“I need to be at my best because this will be the best Mike Alvarado we have seen,” Marquez told The Times in a telephone...