On Monday June 11, U.S. Senator John McCain (R) of Arizona and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid of Nevada introduced legislation that would create a U.S. Boxing Commission.
Jeff Mayweather, a former top contender during the 1990s and uncle of the current WBC Welterweight Champion, doesn't give much credence to Timothy Bradley's assertion that "Desert Storm" will beat Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO) when they face off June 9th.
Timothy Bradley (28-0, 12 KO), boxing's 'Jack of All Trades,' expects to lift the WBO Welterweight title from Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO) June 9th.
Boxing superstar and WBO Welterweight Champion Manny Pacquiao recently hinted to MindaNews.com that boxing conflicts with his new
-found dedication to the Catholic faith. And while his desire to seek and spread righteousness may be the primary reason he exits the sport early, it certainly won't be the only one.
With the news of Lamont Peterson choosing to ink a fight deal with Amir Khan and Golden Boy Promotions instead of facing Mexican legend Juan Manuel Marquez in a Top Rank sponsored four fighter tournament, Bob Arum & Co. have anchored their hopes for a successful 2012 around "Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO) versus Timothy Bradley (28-0, 13 KO)"; which is set to take place on June 9th, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, NV.