Posts Tagged Asia

Pacquiao knocks Algieri down 6 times, dominates

WBO junior welterweight champion Chris Algieri of the United States sits on the mat after being knocked down by WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines during their WBO welterweight boxing match at the Venetian Macao in Macau, Sunday, Nov. 23, 2014. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

MACAU (AP) — Manny Pacquiao couldn’t resist having a little fun after getting the signature win he desperately needed for the fight boxing fans desperately want to see.

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Unofficial scoring of the Pacquiao-Algieri fight

MACAU (AP) — Unofficial scorecard by AP Boxing Writer Tim Dahlberg

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Gonzalez defends WBC flyweight title

Rocky Fuentes of the Philippines lies down on ring after a knockdown by champion Roman Gonzalez of Nicaragua during their WBC flyweight title bout in Yokohama, Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014.  Gonzalez retained the title by technical knockout in the sixth round. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara)

YOKOHAMA, Japan (AP) — Roman Gonzalez of Nicaragua beat Rocky Fuentes of the Philippines with a technical knockout Saturday in the first defense of his WBC flyweight title.

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Krueger wins men’s 1,000 at Ohno Invitational

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — John-Henry Krueger won the men’s 1,000-meter race and China’s Fan Kexin dominated the women’s competition at the Apolo Ohno Invitational on Friday night.

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Indonesia bans 12 players and officials for life

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian soccer authorities have banned 12 players and officials for life over an own-goal fiasco in a playoff match.

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