Pacquiao Stops Fighting

No, not literally, but I wanted to post this quick link to this Singapore web report that the Filipino Army called a seven hour truce with insurgents to watch Manny Pacquiao’s rematch with Juan Manuel Marquez.  For all the posturing these superstars in boxing perform, not one can touch Pacquiao in terms of popularity.

About Tim Starks

Tim is the founder of The Queensberry Rules and co-founder of The Transnational Boxing Rankings Board ( He lives in Washington, D.C. He has written for the Guardian, Economist, New Republic, Chicago Tribune and more.