Other Inquirer contributors will be embedded in the different venues.
Once this blockbuster project, dubbed the Inquirer Report: Pacquiao-Mayweather, shifts into overdrive, it will reach an estimated audience of 16 million daily.
Aside from the Philippine Daily Inquirer, the other print titles are Inquirer Libre, Inquirer Bandera and Cebu Daily News.
net and the news portals of the different print editions, as well as mobile chat apps (Kakao, Line, Viber, Firechat and WeChat), Inquirer Plus, InqSnap, Mobile Alerts and listeners of Radyo Inquirer dzIQ 990 AM will draw an audience estimated to reach 12 million.
The Inquirer has adopted the hashtag #PacMay and #LabanManny to unify its coverage on social media and mobile chat apps.
Engracia, a former sports editor and sportswriter, will be lending his expertise to the Inquirer Report, being among the young Filipino boxing writers who covered the fabled Thrilla in Manila, the third fight in the epic trilogy between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, at Araneta Coliseum in 1975.
The Inquirer Groups coverage will be coordinated by the central news desk.
This will be a full-force coverage of all the Inquirer platforms to give our readers an unforgettable and exhilarating experience from ringside in Las Vegas to our champions hometown in Sarangani," said Juliet Labog-Javellana, central desk director.
Inquirer editor in chief Letty Jimenez-Magsanoc said classy and great writing and reporting will differentiate the Inquirer from the rest of Philippine media covering the megafight.