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# Manny Pacquiao

Last year
# owning up
Ex-boxing ref admits cheating to help Pacquiao win fight 22 years ago
Padilla admits to aiding Pacquaio during a fight in 2000.
# misfortune
Boxing great Manny Pacquiao gets knock out blow in polls
An initial tally showed the legendary sportsman picked up fewer than four million votes.
All time
# Pac Man
Manny Pacquiao announces retirement from boxing
He won his first major title at 19 when he took the WBC flyweight strap.
# President Pac Man
Boxing great Manny Pacquiao to run for presidency of the Philippines
Pacquiao accepted the nomination of his PDP-Laban party at its national convention on Sunday.
# Closing Time
Pacquiao 'may not' return to ring after Ugas upset
The 42-year-old Filipino boxing superstar indicated he now planned to turn his attention to his political career.
# unanimous
Ugas stuns Pacquiao to retain WBA welterweight crown
In his first fight after a two-year absence from the ring, Pacquiao was made to look every bit of his 42 years.
# Change Of Plan
Eye injury rules unbeaten Spence Jr out of Pacquiao comeback fight
Pacquiao, 42, will now face WBA welterweight champion Yordenis Ugas on 21 August.
# forty forty
'Plenty of boxing left in him,' but Pacquiao mulls future after title stunner
The 40-year-old rolled back the years with a huge win at the MGM last night.
# the pacman
Pacquiao wins WBA welterweight title at 40 with split-decision victory over Thurman
Manny Pacquiao produced an impressive performance at MGM Grand on Saturday night.
# Crossed Wires
Pacquiao's camp deny Khan fight agreement
The Briton claimed he has an agreement with Pac-Man for a fight later this year, but the Filipino’s representatives dispute this.
# signed off
Khan says Pacquiao fight next provided Pac-Man emerges uninjured from Thurman clash
The Filipino will first square off with Keith ‘One Time’ Thurman this Saturday night.
# caution
Arum concerned his former star Pacquiao is risking brain damage by fighting into his 40s
The Hall of Fame promoter doesn’t wish to see Pac-Man fight on for much longer.
# supremacy
Pacquiao to fight Thurman in WBA welterweight showdown
The 40-year-old will meet the American at a yet-to-be determined venue on 20 July.
# Life begins at 40
'I really don't believe my career is over' - Pacquiao batters Broner in lopsided welterweight bout
Pacquiao possibly set the stage for a rematch with Floyd Mayweather, who watched the bout from ringside.
# please no
'He wants to be on TV so badly': Roach believes Pacquiao win will set up Mayweather rematch
The resurgent Pacquiao faces Mayweather’s former apprentice, Adrien Broner, on 19 January in Las Vegas.
# Money
Mayweather says '9 figure pay day' and Pacquiao rematch on cards this year
The US star earned an estimated $220 million from the previous fight.
# we used to be friends
Manny Pacquiao 'initiating legal proceedings' against former promoters Top Rank
‘Pac-Man’ claims he hasn’t been paid money for the U.S. TV rights to his last fight.
# Big Bucks
Pacquiao in talks with Hearn and Matchroom over promotional deal
Katie Taylor’s promoter is mulling over a move to sign six-weight world champion Pacquiao, now a free agent.
# Stay Classy
Manny Pacquiao sacked his boxing coach of 16 years through a press release
Freddie Roach found out he’d been fired at the same time as the rest of the industry.
# still at it
Manny Pacquiao confirmed to fight Argentinian puncher for WBA world title
Pacquiao will bid for a 12th world title in Kuala Lumpur this summer.
# future plans
Pacquiao says he is in talks to fight McGregor
The boxer-turned-senator has his eye on a bout with the Irish MMA star.
# Figures
Mayweather-McGregor gate receipts short of record
The controversial 26 August fight raked in $55.4m, well short of the $72.2m generated by the ‘Fight of the Century’.
# Boxing
Boxing judges re-score Pacquiao v Horn fight - but still get the same result
Review panel finds Horn won seven rounds to Pacquiao’s five.
# taxing
Mayweather hoping McGregor fight can ease financial woes
The 40-year-old pocketed a mammoth $220 million for his May 2015 bout with Manny Pacquiao.
# Ref Justice
Manny Pacquiao wants WBO review of Horn defeat
Following his defeat to Jeff Horn in Brisbane, Pac Man has called for a review from the WBO.
# manny happy returns
Game Over, Pac Man? I'll urge Pacquiao to quit, says trainer Roach
It may be the end of the road for one of boxing’s icons.
# Pics of the Week
It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week
From the weekend’s GAA action to the Confederations Cup, it’s been another busy week in sport.
# Calm
'I respect the decision' - Pacquiao gracious after controversial defeat
Few could believe it when Jeff Horn was awarded victory, but his opponent refused to blame the judges.
# Big Upset
Jeff Horn stuns Pacquiao to take WBO crown with unanimous victory
Pacquiao declined to talk to the media after the fight, claiming he needed treatment on his head wounds.
# Climbing the ladder
Starstruck Conlan hoping to light up the undercard down under
The Belfast boxer is fighting in Australia this weekend.
# Pac Man
Manny Pacquiao says Conor McGregor won't land 'a meaningful punch' against Floyd Mayweather
He reckons the fight could be ‘very boring’.
# Maygregor
Pacquiao predicts Mayweather victory as McGregor is not 'compatible' with boxing
Manny Pacquiao feels his ‘Fight of the Century’ opponent is sure to win his 50th fight.
# Land down under
Michael Conlan could fight in Australia this summer on undercard of Pacquiao's title defence
The bout would take place in Brisbane in July.
Pacquiao-Khan bout 'dead', claims Arum
The pair won’t now be meeting in April.
# Showdown
Manny Pacquiao and Amir Khan agree terms on April 'super fight'
Pacquiao will fight former sparring partner after negotiations between the pair were concluded.
# interaction
Manny Pacquiao asks Twitter followers to pick next opponent
The poll had received more than 10,000 votes by Monday morning.
# problems
Boxing legend De la Hoya arrested on suspicion of drunk driving
The star was pulled over around 2 a.m. in Pasadena, northeast of downtown Los Angeles
# interest
Manny Pacquiao: 'If McGregor will fight me in boxing, why not?'
Pacquiao wants to fight the UFC star if a potential bout with Mayweather doesn’t happen.
# Mayweather-Pacquaio II
Manny Pacquiao's awful suit is fuelling speculation about a Mayweather rematch
Promoter Bob Arum says there’s “75%” chance of a second installment of boxing’s richest fight.
# On The Cards
Pacquiao eyeing Mayweather rematch after dominant Vegas display
The Filipino icon wants to earn back the trust of his fans after his defeat last year.