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Pacquiao – Margarito does in excess of 1.15 Million PPV Buys

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com. Manny Pacquiao’s twelve round beatdown of Antonio Margarito generated in excess of 1.15 million Pay Per Views that produced $64 million in domestic revenue. “We’re thrilled with the PPV performance,” said HBO senior vice president Mark Taffet, who runs HBO PPV. “With the breadth of interest from sports, entertainment and news media following Manny ... Read More »

Good riddance to Margarito, so long to Pacquiao

ARLINGTON, Tex. – There was a time when Antonio Margarito was my favorite story in boxing. He was humble, friendly, kind to fans and writers, and willing to absorb copious abuse to prevail. The night he defeated Miguel Cotto at MGM Grand remains a highlight of my time in boxing. But Saturday night, at about 10:20, I realized I don’t ... Read More »

Pacquiao knows and now so does everybody else: The Congressman is a champ.

ARLINGTON, Tex. – Manny Pacquiao’s congregation wore T-shirts that said it all. Say it all. Manny Knows Does he ever. There’s never a hint of doubt in that enigmatic smile and child-like eyes. Pacquiao never doubts. He just believes and on Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium he crushed those doubts and Antonio Margarito with hands that deliver an unrivalled mix ... Read More »

Margarito makes weight; Pacquiao makes less

ARLINGTON, Tex. – Boxing history is littered with great fighters going one weight class too high. The oddsmakers still say Filipino Manny Pacquiao has not made that mistake. But if Saturday’s fight brings an unexpected loss for Pacquiao, no forensic team will be needed to uncover a cause. The evidence will be found on the scale. Friday afternoon at Cowboys ... Read More »

Pacquiao – Margarito Weigh in Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao and three-time world champion Antonio Margarito weigh in at (Pacquiao 144.6 lb,Margarito 150 lb) for their superfight on November 13 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on HBO Pay Per View. Photos by ... Read More »

Cheato goes Creepo with viral video mocking Roach

Remember Antonio Margarito’s motivation for Manny Pacquiao? It was a fight to rehabilitate his reputation, knock out the cheato and restore his good name. Well, forget it. Marga-cheato became Marga-creepo with a video that could have been filmed, directed and produced by Floyd Mayweather Jr. Margarito could still beat Pacquiao Saturday night at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Tex. He is ... Read More »

Apologies everywhere at Pacquiao-Margarito undercard press conference

GRAPEVINE, Tex. – Antonio Margarito is sorry. Brandon Rios is sorry. Robert Garcia is sorry. And all three would now like to move on. Thursday in a convention room of the expansive Gaylord Texan Resort, some 25 miles north of the stadium where Pacquiao-Margarito will happen, promoter Top Rank hosted a press conference for the fighters who will be featured ... Read More »

Pacquiao – Margarito undercard Press conference photo gallery

Oscar Meza ,Jose Benavidez Jr.,Mike Lee, and Robert Marroquin pose during the undercard press conference for their feature fights on the Pacquiao vs Margarito card on November 13 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium Photos by Chris Farina / Top Rank Read More »

Manny Pacquiao Singing Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao sings with his band Wednesday night after the press conference today for his upcoming mega fight against three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on Saturday, November 13 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on ... Read More »

Pacquiao and Margarito take the stage; Sulaiman steals the show

ARLINGTON, Tex. – Unless the weekend’s combatants come to blows on the dais itself, Wednesday press conferences usually are dull affairs. Television executives, beer sponsors, secondary and tertiary promoters, personal trainers, all, read rehearsed remarks to writers who patiently await lunch. Business as usual. The president of a sanctioning body, though, can be a refreshingly different story – as the ... Read More »

Pacquiao – Margarito press conference Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao and three-time world champion Antonio Margarito are surrounded by the Dallas Cowboys cheerleaders during the final press conference Wednesday for their upcoming mega fight on November 13 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao media day Photo Gallery

A standing-room-only crowd of media and fans showed up to see superstar Manny Pacquiao during media day Tuesday. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium Read More »

Antonio Margarito Media Day Photo Gallery

A standing-room-only crowd of media and fans showed up to see three-time world champion Antonio Margarito during media day Tuesday. Margarito takes on superstar Manny Pacquio on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao running Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao runs early in the morning Tuesday after arriving in Dallas late last night. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on HBO Pay ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao Boarding plane Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao and wife Jinkee(R) get ready to board his chartered “Air Pacquiao” American Airlines 757 enroute to Dallas Monday night. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao workout Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao hits the double end bag at the Wildcard Boxing Club Monday. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on HBO Pay Per View ... Read More »

VIDEO: MIKE JONES WORK OUT

Undefeated Welterweight Mike Jones works out for his showdown with Jesus Soto Karass on the Manny Pacquiao – Antonio Margarito card Watch Mike Jones Workout in Sports  |  View More Free Videos Online at Veoh.com Read More »

VIDEO: MIKE JONES INTERVIEW

Undefeated Mike Jones talks about his showdown with Jesus Soto Karass on the Manny Pacquiao – Antonio Margarito card Watch Mike Jones Interview in Sports  |  View More Free Videos Online at Veoh.com Read More »

Antonio Margarito Dallas Rally / Photo Gallery

“MASSIVE TURNOUT FOR MARGARITO” — Thousands of fans turn out to meet three-time world champion Antonio Margarito in Dallas,Texas today at the Tamale Festival. Margarito takes on Superstar Manny Pacquiao on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. Read More »

MANNY PACQUIAO BUS PHOTOS

“Team Pacquiao bus ready to roll” — Superstar Manny Pacquiao’s custom Team Pacquiao bus rolls into Las Vegas Wednesday for its first preview before heading to Texas. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The ... Read More »

Antonio Margarito Workout Photo Gallery

Three-time world champion Antonio Margarito(R) and trainer Robert Garcia(L) hit the mitts in preparation for Margarito’s upcoming mega fight against superstar Manny Pacquiao on November 13 at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on HBO Pay Per ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao Workout / Jimmy Kimmel photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao hits the double end bag at the Wildcard Boxing Club Monday. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on HBO Pay Per View ... Read More »

Pavlik injured; off Pacquiao – Margarito card

According to Dan Rafael of espn.com, former Middleweight champion has pulled out of his November 13th fight with Brian Vera that was supposed to highlight the undercard of the the Manny Pacquiao – Antonio Margarito Super Welterweight title clash with a rib injury. Pavlik’s manager Cameron Dunkin said the reason was a rib injury. When asked if it had anything ... Read More »

Pacquiao – Reid rally photo gallery

Superstar boxer and Filipino congressman Manny Pacquiao(R) attends a rally for US Senator Harry Reid,D-Nevada(L) at Orr Middle School in Las Vegas Friday. Reid is running for re-election against Republican challenger Sharron Angle. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with ... Read More »

Glovegate gone as all of the talk moves into an orbit around Pacquiao’s stardom

The irresistible story about whether Manny Pacquiao is out-of-shape, or out-of-focus, or more politician than pugilist is either setting the stage for a monumental upset in a loss to Antonio Margarito or masterful spin in the promotional wizardry exercised by Bob Arum. The guess is all of the above and maybe more. There’s nothing new about Pacquiao and distractions. If ... Read More »

Antonio Margarito Los Angeles Media Day Photo Gallery

Three-time world champion Antonio Margarito talks with reporters during a packed media day at the Fortune Gym in Hollywood Thursday. Margarito takes on superstar Manny Pacquiao on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live on ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao LA Media day Photo Gallery

Superstar Manny Pacquiao shadow boxes during a packed media day at the Wildcard Boxing Club in Los Angeles Wednesday. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast will be available live ... Read More »

Manny Pacquiao Los Angeles Arrival Photo Gallery

“MANNY HITS LA” — Superstar Manny Pacquiaoarrives in Los Angeles Saturday night to continue training for his upcoming mega fight against Antonio Margarito. Pacquiao takes on three-time world champion Antonio Margarito on November 13, at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington,Texas. Pacquiao vs Margarito is promoted by Top Rank in association with MP Promotions and Cowboys Stadium. The Pacquiao vs Margarito telecast ... Read More »

Arlington in November

Cowboys Stadium is not in Dallas or anywhere near Grapevine, Tex., home of the Gaylord Texan – official hotel of the Dallas Cowboys. The stadium is in Arlington, a half hour west of Dallas and a half hour south of Grapevine and one parking lot from Rangers Ballpark. Let’s pause for a moment to celebrate stadiums named after teams that ... Read More »

INÉS SAINZ TO HOST DAILY BEHIND THE SCENES FEATURES DURING PACQUIAO vs. MARGARITO FIGHT WEEK

LAS VEGAS, NEV (October 14, 2010) – Top Rank announced today that international television sports reporter INÉS SAINZ has been signed to provide daily fight week reports and features and be part of the international broadcast team for the Manny Pacquiao vs. Antonio Margarito World Super Welterweight Championship. Pacquiao vs. Margarito will take place, Saturday, November 13 at the $1.2 ... Read More »