Found January 04, 2013 on Los That Sports Blog:
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Tweet Former welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao suffered a vicious knockout at the hands of rival Juan Manuel Marquez that left Pacquiao unconscious in December of 2012, leading some to speculate if it’s time for the Philippine superstar to consider retirement, including his wife Jinkee. Apparently some neurologist Dr. Rustico Jimenez, President of Private Hospitals Association of the Philippines, think so as [...]
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