The three-month election campaign in the Philippines is set to start on February 8, 2022 amid a continuing pandemic scare. There are 10 presidential candidates, 9 vice-presidential candidates, 64 senatorial aspirants, and 177 party-list groups. In..
Philippines “First Daughter” Sara Duterte has been in lockstep with her father, following him into law and succeeding him as a city mayor. Now, she’s leading the race to replace Rodrigo Duterte as president. So far, the feisty po..
Boxing star Manny Pacquiao, who is planning to run for president in the 2022 Philippine elections, said on Wednesday he was retiring from boxing to focus on the biggest fight in his political career. Pacquiao, a Philippine senator who has bee..
Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao may have signed up for his toughest fight yet in running for president of the Philippines, facing doubts about his leadership and commitment as a lawmaker that could dent his appeal and deal a big blow to his ambitions. ..
Philippine boxing star Manny Pacquiao says he is to run for president in next year's election. He was nominated as a candidate by a faction of the ruling party, PDP-Laban. On top of a glittering career as a fighter, Mr Pacquiao, 42, is a se..
After more than 25 years in professional boxing, it looks like Manny Pacquiao is ready to hang up his gloves. This is after the 42-year-old boxing legend lost via unanimous decision while trying to recapture the super WBA welterweight crown from a..
An opportunity to face a future Hall of Famer and one of boxing's all-time pound-for-pound best doesn't happen every day, and even less often does such a fight come together 11 days out. But Yordenis Ugas took that opportunity against Manny P..
REUTERS Flyweight Carlo Paalam put himself in contention for the Philippines’ first-ever Olympic boxing gold with a win over Japan’s Ryomei Tanaka, his speed and agility killing off the hosts’ chances of a second Tokyo boxing tit..