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Boxing icon, Pacquiao, takes over as head of Philippine ruling party
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Boxing icon, Pacquiao, takes over as head of Philippine ruling party

Philippine boxing legend, Manny Pacquiao has taken over as head of the ruling political party in Phillippines, it was announced on Thursday. . Pacquiao, who is a senator in the Philippines, was sworn in as the national president of the political party of President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday night, said Ron Munsayac, Executive Director of the PDP-Laban party. . The takeover took place more than one year before the country’s next presidential elections in 2022. . When asked if the takeover was a prelude to Pacquiao’s presidential run, Munsayac said, “It’s still too early to talk about the presidential elections. . “What we can expect is more activities and avenues to help our countrymen in the grass-roots levels. . “Senator Pacquiao will bring not only more energy to the part...
Jamie Foxx To Star As Mike Tyson In Film As He Shows Off Physique
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Jamie Foxx To Star As Mike Tyson In Film As He Shows Off Physique

Mike Tyson will be played by Jamie Foxx in a film about the boxing icon’s career, the Hollywood star has confirmed. Recall Iron Mike has recently hit the headlines after announcing his plans to make a comeback to the ring in an exhibition fight. Jamie Foxx who won an Oscar in 2005 for his portrayal of blind musician Ray Charles hopes to share Tyson’s life story, saying production for the biopic film is in the works. When asked about the film, Foxx said during an Instagram Live: “It’s a definitive yes. “Doing biographies is a tough thing. Sometimes it takes 20 years to get them done, but we officially got the real ball rolling. “I met Mike Tyson in the weirdest way, I was on stage doing stand-up years ago [aged 22]. I get to my Mike Tyson joke and nobody claps, nobody lau...
Boxing Icon, David Haye Explains Why Deontay Wilder Lost to Tyson Fury
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Boxing Icon, David Haye Explains Why Deontay Wilder Lost to Tyson Fury

Boxing icon David Haye has explained what he feels went wrong in Deontay Wilder's loss to Tyson fury in the WBC heavyweight belt clash on Sunday morning. Fury battered Deontay Wilder from the opening bell until one minute and 39 seconds into the seventh round, when Wilder's corner threw in the towel, to beat the Bronze Bomber and claim the Lineal Heavyweight, WBC and Ring Magazine championship belts.   Fury before the fight said he will be coming out to attack Wilder and many fans didn't believe Fury would defeat Wilder, a scenario that David Haye says played into Fury's hands. David Haye, a former Heavyweight champion during his own time, was sitting at ringside for BT Sport during the fight and he couldn’t believe what he witnessed, saying Tyson Fury exhibited 'g...
Father Of Eight Mike Tyson Says His Children ‘Don’t Like Black Kids’
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Father Of Eight Mike Tyson Says His Children ‘Don’t Like Black Kids’

Boxing icon Mike Tyson, recently sat down with T.I. for his ExpediTIously podcast and spoke about race and his children. The father of eight also touched on how married life changed his personality and sense of purpose. Tyson who has been married to his third wife, Lakiha Spicer, since 2009, says she made him a faithful man. “She swooped down on me, and told me, ‘This is what we’re gonna do,’ and that’s what happened,” Tyson revealed during the podcast. “That’s why I believe in what I believe in now. ‘Cause there’s no way this could be happening. There’s no way I could’ve been married to my wife. I’m not faithful enough. I’m just not that kind of guy. I don’t care about nothing enough more than my d**k, so how am I gonna be faithful to somebody? But it worked! I got ten years wit...