Fight legend at WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao will face relatively unknown contender Jeff Horn on July 2 in the latter's native Australia.
Last week, Sen. Manny Pacquiao was in the news while fulfilling his duties as a public servant in the Philippines.
While Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum was in Los Angeles, California, promoting Top Rank's November 5 PPV event, the five decade boxing executive had some words for his former fighter, Oscar De la Hoya, on how he's treated Golden Boy Promotions' controversial position on the seemingly imminent showdown between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin.
On July 12, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum dropped a bombshell on the boxing media, stating that longtime client and Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao would indeed be making his return to the professional ring on November 5, more than likely facing current 140 pound champion Terence Crawford or WBO Welterweight title holder Jessie Vargas in Las Vegas, Nevada.
While promoting this weekend's big 140 pound unification bout in Las Vegas, between WBO title holder Terence "Bud" Crawford and WBC champ Viktor Postol, Top Rank exec and Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum shared his thoughts on another big event already scheduled for September 10.
It was recently reported by several respected periodicals that Danny Garcia claimed to have turned down what would have been a career high payday from Manny Pacquiao's Hall of Fame promoter, Bob Arum, CEO of Top Rank Inc.
Legendary boxing promoter Bob Arum, 84, founder and CEO of Top Rank, hasn't minced words about his pick for the U.S. Presidency.