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Khan eyes possible Pacquiao fight in Dubai »

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  Still chasing bigger named opponents, Amir Khan is now targeting a fight with Manny Pacquiao in Dubai. In a report on BoxingScene.com, Khan was quoted by Sport360 detailing his possible plans to stage a fight in the Middle East against the eight division boxing world champion next year. "A fight with Manny Pacquiao in Dubai could be massive. I'd love to take that fight. We're friends but sometimes you've got to put…

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PH returns to ABL with Pacquiao-backed Mindanao Aguilas »

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Manny Pacquiao continued to put his stamp on the Philippine basketball scene, this time paving the way for the country's return to the ASEAN Basketball League (ABL). The eight-division boxing world champion extended his influence, this time striking a deal with the regional league to form the PACMAN Mindanao Aguilas. Owned by businessmen Mark Chiong and Rolando Navarro Jr., the Aguilas are eyeing to form a formidable squad consisting of talents from…

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Pacquiao to lobby for Philippines’ FIBA World Cup bid »

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GENERAL SANTOS, Philippines--Boxing hero Manny Pacquiao said Wednesday he would promote the Philippines' bid to host the 2019 International Basketball Federation (FIBA) World Cup.   "Yes, I'm going to Tokyo with the Philippine delegation to help in our bid to host FIBA 2019," he said in a statement.   Pacquiao, 36, said he would travel next month to the Japanese capital where FIBA would announce the host.   The basketball-crazy Philippines qualified for last year's FIBA…

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