Eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao confirmed on Wednesday that he would indeed be coming out of retirement to compete against Jessie Vargas for the WBO Welterweight Championship on November 5, at the Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada.
With news of Manny Pacquiao electing to come out of retirement and compete for the WBO Welterweight championship against Jessie Vargas, the newly crowned title holder is already planning to put forth an entertaining effort, and hopefully a star-making performance in his first PPV headlining opportunity.
While supporting his friend, Andre Ward, this past Saturday night in Oakland, California, former WBC Welterweight champion Andre Berto shared his thoughts with FightHype.com, concerning both Adrien Broner and Danny Garcia's decision to pass on respective opportunities to fight a future Hall of Famer and one of the sport's biggest stars, Manny Pacquiao.
In a recent interview with ESNews, the Pacman's former strength & conditioning coach, Alex Ariza, did more than merely imply that the Philippines Senator is being exploited and mishandled by veteran fight promoter, Bob Arum.
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With rumors currently circulating throughout the boxing community of a PacMan return on November 5, controversial strength and conditioning expert Alex Ariza shared his thoughts on the prospect of Manny taking on current WBO Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas.
It's been reported by Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum that eight division world champion and Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao may cut his retirement short and return to the ring in just three months.
Tonight, from the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California, talented Light Heavyweight Andre "S.O.G." Ward (29-0, 15 KOs) will attempt to keep his unbeaten streak intact as he takes on tough and awkward Colombian, Alexander Brand (25-1, 19 KOs), in HBO World Championship Boxing's main event.
With all of the rumors currently swirling around a potential Manny Pacquiao comeback, many fight fans are wondering whether or not a Pacman return to the ring will serve as a catalyst for a Money Mayweather comeback as well.
It was reported by many respected periodicals on Wednesday , August 3, that eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao has indeed chosen to face current WBO Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas (27-1, 10 KOs) in an anticipated November 5 return to the professional ring at a location to be named later.