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.
An age old adage among the boxing community states, "to become a ring legend, you have to defeat a ring legend."
Given the recent emergence of Errol Spence Jr and recent retirements Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, many in the boxing universe are asking: Who will be the world’s top 147 pounder in the post Mayweather-Pacquiao era?
Fight legend Roy Jones, Jr recently answered some questions about potential match-ups between Adrien Broner and Floyd Mayweather, and Manny Pacquiao vs Broner.
History was made nearly a year ago as fight legends Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, boxing's best, finally faced each other in the ring on May 2, 2015.
For 37-year-old icon Manny Pacquiao, if Saturday night truly was goodbye, it was a sweet sendoff indeed. Amid 14,000-plus adoring fans occupying the fabled MGM Grand, Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Pacquiao (58-6-2 38 KO) simply outclassed game 5-time former World Champion “Desert Storm” Timothy Bradley (33-2-1 13 KO) en route to a 116-110 unanimous decision victory.
Tonight, April 9, from the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, eight division world titlist and future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KOs) will enter the ring against former Super Lightweight and Welterweight champion Tim Bradley (33-1-1, 13 KOs), in what could be the Pacman's final assignment of his 21 year professional career.