Sunday 24th September 2017,
Sports Alchemist
Spotlight

Pacquiao

Mayweather-Pacquiao : Who really won the fight?

Mayweather-Pacquiao : Who really won the fight?

Floyd raised his hands in the air, shouted “I told you so” and the people responded with boos and more boos when he was formally announced as the winner. [...]

May 3, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Mayweather – Pacquiao: Fearless Forecast

Mayweather – Pacquiao: Fearless Forecast

This is not a battle between good and evil as what everybody perceives this fight to be, this is about who wants it most.. read more [...]

April 28, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Manny Pacquiao and Sun Tzu’s Art of War

Manny Pacquiao and Sun Tzu’s Art of War

An interesting blue print for Manny Pacquiao on his up and coming mega bout with Floyd Mayweather Jr. ..A book written 2 thousand years ago... [...]

April 8, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 2

How Manny Pacquiao Can Crack Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s “Shoulder Roll” defense

How Manny Pacquiao Can Crack Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s “Shoulder Roll” defense

The “Shoulder Roll” is a defensive technique where you deflect a punch by rolling away your shoulders from it. For gifted athlete with good boxing IQ like Floyd Mayweather Jr. he can block multiple combinations just by rolling his shoulders back and forth. [...]

March 4, 2015 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Chris Algieri And Manny Pacquiao: Could this be an upset?

Chris Algieri And Manny Pacquiao: Could this be an upset?

When one punch can make a difference… everything is possible. [...]

November 14, 2014 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao 0

Manny Pacquiao wants a sensational knockout against Timothy Bradley

Manny Pacquiao wants a sensational knockout against Timothy Bradley

For most of Manny’s fight, he tried to keep mummed about scoring a knockout, but this time it’s different. Two losses with one of that loss coming from a stunning knockout against Juan Manuel Marquez, it seemed that he is out to get redemption. [...]

April 9, 2014 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao 0

Will we see the last of Manny Pacquiao?

Will we see the last of Manny Pacquiao?

Brandon Rios would be Manny’s ticket back to his former status. But still, this would be an uphill climb for the 34 year old Pacquiao. [...]

August 12, 2013 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

My 2013 Sports Alchemist Boxing wish list

My 2013 Sports Alchemist Boxing wish list

Manny Pacquiao – with his recent knockout loss it’s really not a lucky punch but maybe a friendly reminder that his time is up. [...]

December 31, 2012 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao 0

Nonito Donaire Jr.’s New Burden

Nonito Donaire Jr.’s New Burden

The time has come, and beyond all the praises and adoration, Nonito will carry a different burden ─“National icon” a label that pays a very hefty price. [...]

December 20, 2012 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 0

Pacquiao-Marquez IV Aftermath: Pac will bounce back

Pacquiao-Marquez IV Aftermath: Pac will bounce back

It wasn’t quite a surprise, when the 33-year-old fighter lost to Timothy Bradley last June in a controversial decision. Although it was clearly a Pacquiao victory, however, Manny’s aura of invincibility has slowly diminished. He wanted to know if he still got it, and decided to fight Juan Manuel Marquez, and got a bold answer [...]

December 9, 2012 Jess Matthew Beltran boxing, Pacquiao, Pinoy sports 2