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.
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.
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.
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.
Although eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao is still very much absorbed with his duties as a Senator of his beloved Philippines, rumors have been circulating throughout the boxing community of a potential November 5 return to the ring.
Since putting forth a pound for pound performance this past Saturday night in defeating formerly unbeaten WBC Super Lightweight Champion Viktor Postol, Omaha, Nebraska native Terence Crawford appears to be the fan favorite for a November 5 showdown with Philippines Senator Manny Pacquiao.
This past Saturday night, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, undefeated fighter Terence Crawford decisively outpointed former 140 pound title holder Viktor Postol to become the WBC,WBO and Ring recognized Super Lightweight champion.
It was announced earlier this week by Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum that Philippines Senator and eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao will face one of three possible opponents on November 5, in Las Vegas, Nevada; Terence Crawford, Viktor Postol and Jessie Vargas.
It was revealed earlier this week by Top Rank CEO Bob Arum that Manny Pacquiao's next fight will be against one of three current champions; Terence Crawford, Jessie Vargas and Viktor Postol.
At the final press conference in support of this Saturday's, 140 pound unification bout between Terence Crawford and Viktor Postol, Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach took time out to speak with FightHubTV about Filipino fight legend Manny Pacquiao and his return to the ring slated for November 5.
It was recently announced by Top Rank CEO Bob Arum that eight division world titlist Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring on November 5th, following a break from his duties as Senator of his native country.
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.
Will Manny Pacquiao, in the presumed final fight of his career, stave off a tough and determined Tim Bradley.
On Saturday night, Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley will engage in a rubber match after splitting their first two fights.
A boxing match is like a cowboy movie. There's got to be good guys and there's got to be bad guys. And that's what people pay for - to see the bad guys get beat
- Former Heavyweight Champion Sonny Liston, a (perceived) bad guy
Ahead of their third fight, Tim Bradley recently suggested he plans to implement the 'Juan Manuel Marquez' strategy to knockout foe Manny Pacquiao.
So what does Floyd Mayweather, Sr think about the upcoming welterweight bout between Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley?