Eight-division world boxing champion and retired boxer Manny Pacquiao is reportedly a subject of a potential abduction plot by Muslim militant groups in his home country of the Philippines.
EPA Images/Mark R. Cristino Benigno Aquino III, the incumbent President of the Philippines, has claimed that a terrorist group has been plotting to kidnap Manny Pacquiao. Abu Sayyaf, an Islamist militant group which two years ago pledged...Show More Summary
An Islamic State affiliate group in the Philippines that beheaded a Canadian hostage earlier this week plotted to kidnap famed Christian boxer Manny Pacquiao or one of his children, the Pacific island country's president has warned.
Following the revelation that Manny Pacquiao was the alleged kidnapping target of a terrorist organization, the retired boxer commented on the situation Thursday. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN.com's Dan Rafael), Philippines...Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao continued his campaign to become a senator in the Philippines Thursday, a day after his country’s president said terrorists who beheaded a Canadian hostage possibly sought to kidnap Pacquiao and his family and kill the president. "I was alarmed when he announced... the Abu Sayyaf...
British star Amir Khan always believed that he would get the chance of a legacy fight, despite setbacks in his pursuit of Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. The two-time world champion has told [...] The post Canelo vs. Khan: Amir Khan looks to make history appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Manny Pacquiao says he had NO IDEA he was targeted in an alleged terror plot until the Filipino president announced it publicly... but now, he's taken serious measures to keep his family safe. As we previously reported, President Benigno…
An Islamist militant group based in the Philippines that is suspected of beheading a Canadian hostage earlier this week plotted to kidnap boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao, the country’s president said on Wednesday. Filipino PresidentShow More Summary
President Benigno Aquino III says Abu Sayyaf militants planned to take boxer or member of family as well as his relatives The Philippine president has said that Abu Sayyaf militants may have plotted to kill him and kidnap boxing star...Show More Summary
Philippine President Benigno Aquino III said Wednesday he and boxing star Manny Pacquiao were possible targets of Muslim terrorist group Abu Sayyaf as part of an ongoing series of attacks. "They allegedly even hatched plots to kidnap...Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao was reportedly the target of a terrorist kidnapping. Terrorist group Abu Sayyaf planned to kidnap Manny Pacquiao or one of his children, according to a statement released by Philippines President Benigno Aquino III, whose...Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao and his family were on the hit list of the Muslim extremist group that beheaded a Canadian hostage... according to the president of the Philippines.
President Benigno Aquino III says group that beheaded Canadian man also plotted to nab Manny Pacquiao, and his own sister
These same extremists planned to kill the president and beheaded Canadian hostage John Ridsdel
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By Gav Duthie: With Manny Pacquiao officially retired after outclassing the next best welterweight in the world it really did feel like the end of an era. With Floyd Mayweather hanging up his gloves 7 [...] The post An era defined appeared first on Boxing News 24.
Manny Pacquiao’s April 9 victory over Timothy Bradley generated just “a hair over” 400,000 pay-per-view buys on HBO, promoter Bob Arum said Monday. The sluggish figure from an impressive showing by Pacquiao, in which he knocked down Bradley twice and won a unanimous decision with 116-110 scores...
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