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Former PBA import Orton: Martin Luther King comparison to Pacquiao ‘absurd’ »

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  Former PBA import Daniel Orton opened up about his short stint in the Philippines while suiting up for the Purefoods Hotshots. Orton, a former NBA veteran, will mostly be remembered for insulting Filipino boxing legend Manny Pacquiao. READ: Purefoods import calls Pacquiao the professional basketball player a 'joke' In an interview with The Oklahoman, Orton recalled being under heavy fire for his post-game rant last month when he called Pacquiao as a professional…

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Pacquiao secures Beverly Hills mansion with four tickets to May 2 megafight »

A LONGWAY FROM GENSAN People flock to this Beverly Hills house and take selfies. The grand estate with the spiral staircase is the latest acquisition of boxing legendManny
Pacquiao, who snapped up the Beverly Hills mansion that used to belong to rapper Diddy back when he and Jennifer Lopez were still together. Pacquiao said he liked the property,
with its semicircular pool (right photo) and “quiet location.” It has seven bedrooms aside from themaster’s suite. AQUILES Z. ZONIO/INQUIRER MINDANAO

  Just how valuable is a ticket to see Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao face off on May 2 in Las Vegas? Pacquiao reportedly bested two other bidders to secure the $12.5-million Beverly Hills mansion by offering four tickets to its previous owners. READ: Beverly Hills Pacquiao’s new address "No doubt it helped," Elsa Nelson, Pacquiao's realtor, told USA TODAY. "The sellers are great fans of boxing and of Manny, so it was a…

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Mayweather claims he’s fit to fight Manny Pacquiao now »

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While Manny Pacquiao continues to toil to achieve tip-top shape, Floyd Mayweather Jr. claims he is near peak form now, 37 days early for their May 2 fight in Las Vegas. “We’re pushing ourselves extremely hard,” Mayweather told the Associated Press. “If the fight [is held] today I could go out and perform and look well.” Pacquiao’s chief trainer Freddie Roach is not worried, though, and makes no effort to rush his…

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Mayweather’s ‘weakness’ exposed: Clean cars »

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LAS VEGAS, United States — The best evidence the boss was around was the white Ferrari 458 Spider parked in front between two equally white Rolls Royces, top off and gleaming in the late afternoon sun. While Floyd Mayweather Jr. worked inside, a man with a spray bottle and cloth worked to make sure there wasn't an offending particle of dust on the ride the fighter would pilot home.   This was…

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Steph Curry sends Pacquiao autographed Warriors jersey »

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A video posted by Warriors World (@officialwarriorsworld) on Mar 27, 2015 at 9:56am PDT Steph Curry has been shredding it all season long for the Golden State Warriors and he is a premier candidate for the NBA MVP trophy for 2015.   He's the unquestioned leader of the Western Conference-leading Golden State Warriors, but amid the grinding NBA season, he has not forgotten about the biggest sporting event for 2015: Manny Pacquiao vs.…

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Amir Khan picks Mayweather, gives Pacquiao an advice »

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MANILA, Philippines — British boxer Amir Khan picked Floyd Mayweather Jr. to beat Manny Pacquiao in their anticipated faceoff on May 3 (Manila time).   Khan, who missed out on fighting either of the two welterweight titans, said Mayweather may have something up his sleeve against Pacquiao, "something that we have not seen before."   READ: Khan says Mayweather took easy way out by fighting Pacquiao instead of him While some boxers and experts think Mayweather…

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Justin Bieber to join Mayweather’s ring walk »

Boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., right, meets Justin Bieber after a news conference, Wednesday, March 11, 2015, in Los Angeles. Mayweather is scheduled to fight Manny Pacquiao, of the Philippines, in Las Vegas on May 2. AP PHOTO

LOS ANGELES--Pop music star Justin Bieber says he'll be at Floyd Mayweather's side when the unbeaten American walks to the ring on May 2 (US time) to take on Manny Pacquiao in their welterweight world title super-fight. Bieber, a friend of Mayweather who has accompanied the fighter to the ring at other fights, told celebrity website TMZ.com that he would be part of the boxer's entourage for the long anticipated bout with…

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