Fight legend, politician, public servant and family man Manny Pacquiao will have his hands full come November.
Senator Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines will be gracing the light-blue canvas once again on November 5.
Last week, Sen. Manny Pacquiao was in the news while fulfilling his duties as a public servant in the Philippines.
While eight division world champion and Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao is busy in his homeland pulling double duty as a public servant and a prizefighter, four division world titlist Nonito Donaire is in America promoting the upcoming event on November 5, featuring Pacquiao vs. Vargas in the main event of the evening.
Last night, September 17, Canelo Alvarez successfully lifted the WBO Super Welterweight title from former champ Liam Smith by beating him up and finishing him off with a wicked left hook to the liver at the 2:28 mark of the ninth round.
Despite having to fulfill existing duties as a Philippines Senator, eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao is currently training at the world renowned Elorde Boxing Gym for his November 5th clash with incumbent WBO Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas.
With the staging of this past Thursday's press conference at the renowned Beverly Hills Hotel, featuring eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao and current WBO Welterweight champion Jessie Vargas, Top Rank's promotion for their November 5th PPV event is now officially underway.
On Thursday, September 8, 50 year fight promoter Bob Arum, Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao and Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach participated in a press conference at the Beverly Hills Hotel to announce their event, "Pacquiao vs. Vargas: Legend vs. Champ", which will take place at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, on November 5th.
On August 28th, FightSaga.com reported quotes from Floyd Mayweather Jr., implying that eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao was coming back to the ring just seven months after announcing his retirement from the sport because he possibly needed the money.
When participating in the most demanding sport on the planet, most great fighters and trainers will insist that mental preparation is just as important as, if not more crucial than the physical development and planning throughout the weeks leading into a big-time event.