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  • Pacquiao heading to Doha for World Championships

    Manny Pacquiao is to attend the World Boxing Championships in Doha later this week, following a personal invitation from the head of the tournament's governing body, it was announced Tuesday. "Manny Pacquiao is a personal friend and I have invited him to come," Wu told reporters ahead of the…

  • Bernard Hopkins eyeing final fight

    The legendary 50-year-old has a name opponent in mind for his alleged last bout.

  • Manny Pacquiao says close to retirement

    Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao announced Wednesday he would likely retire next year after one last fight so he could focus on a career in politics, hopefully as a senator. The born-again Christian, winner of an unprecedented eight world titles in as many weight divisions and at times touted…

  • Athletics-IAAF will do everything to protect clean athletes - Coe

    By Amlan Chakraborty NEW DELHI, Oct 5 (Reuters) - Athletics has been at the forefront in the fight against doping and its world governing body will do everything to protect the clean athletes, president Sebastian Coe said on Monday. The twice Olympic 1,500 metres champion was elected in August to…

  • Manny Pacquiao to run for Philippine Senate

    Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao said Monday he plans to run for a post in the influential Philippine Senate despite a lacklustre stint as a congressman. "Yes, I'm going to run for (a) Senate post this coming 2016 election. The boxer popularly known as "Pac-Man", said President Benigno…