DALLAS — This former world champion knows a good matchup when he sees one.
Saturday’s fight between Manny Pacquiao and Antonio Margarito, to him, is far from being a good one.
“I don’t see the fight going past three rounds,” said Gerry Peñalosa, the crafty Filipino fighter who just recently announced his retirement from boxing.

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ERIK SPOELSTRA

MANILA — Filipino boxing sensation Manny Pacquiao and Filipino-American head coach Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat could join forces for a good cause if they come to an agreement to hold sports clinics for their countrymen.

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World boxing champion Manny Pacquiao (r.) with Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid sign autographs after an Early Vote rally in Las Vegas on Oct. 29. Reid defeated Republican challenger Sharron Angle on Nov. 2.  (Reuters/Mark Damon)

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