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Three time Olympic medalist–two gold, one bronze–Zou Shimming is looking to translate his amateur success into a professional career that produces equally impressive results.
Hearing that Shimming sparred with former eight division champ Manny Pacquiao is not a surprise, as going up against the best will only better a fighter going forward; be it in a sanctioned bout or a sparring session.
Hall of fame trainer Freddie Roach trains both Pacquiao and Shimming and said when the two squared off in the ring in a sparring session that lasted four rounds that Shimming farired well despite Pacquiao being the heavier fighter and even took a power body shot without dropping.
Roach mentioned that Shimming (2-0, KOs) isn’t adapting to the pro fight style as quickly as he would have thought, but he still has started his pro career with two wins. Shimming’s first win came via fourth round unanimous decision and his second bout resulted in a six-round unanimous decision in July.
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Manny Pacquiao is fighting to overcome more than just his sensational knockout loss last year, with the hopes of a nation devastated by Typhoon Haiyan pinned firmly on his shoulders this weekend.There’s no getting away how big a star Pacquiao is in his homeland of the Philippines, a country which has been left reeling following the natural disaster which has claimed the lives of...
Manny Pacquiao defeated Brandon Rios by unanimous decision on Sunday to take the WBO international welterweight title and return to his winning ways after consecutive losses.
Returning to the ring after almost a year's absence, Pacquiao wore Rios down with his trademark combination punching and won 120-108, 119-109 and 118-110 on the scorecards at The Venetian casino in Macau...
As we post this, you’re probably getting up and yea we’ve been at work for the past ten hours trying to get you all this Pacquiao vs. Rios stuff. If you haven’t heard or if this is the first page you are visiting, Manny Pacquiao beat Brandon Rios pretty easily via UD in a twelve round fight.
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Listen below to our expert boxing panel as we analyze Saturday's upcoming PPV bout between Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios. In this episode, we will discuss the strategy each fighter is expected to employ and will offer predictions for the fight. We will present audio footage from the fighters' Los Angeles press conference and will also weigh in on yesterday's near...
Manny Pacquiao and Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios tipped the scales Friday on live television for tonight’s bout at the CotaiArena. The 5-foot-6 Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KOs) weighed 145 pounds and the 5-foot-9 Rios (31-1-1, 23 KOs) went 146.5. The 27-year-old Rios, who once had the audacity to cruelly mock Freddie Roach and the tremors that accompany his Parkinson’s disease, most recently...
Robert Garcia, the trainer of Brandon Rios, said Friday that Manny Pacquiao is showing signs of coming to the end of his career and vulnerable in the WBO international welterweight title fight.
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Manny Pacquiao defeated Brandon Rios by unanimous decision Sunday morning in Macau for his first victory in over two years. He looked fast and powerful, and he proved to be the championship-caliber fighter he was prior to getting leveled by Juan Manuel Marquez last year. Pacquiao destroyed Rios for nearly the entire fight. One judge […]
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The Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios fight takes place tonight in Macau, China, and will be televised live on HBO pay-per-view. However, not all fight fans shell out their cash for the PPV, and instead many choose to watch Pacquiao vs. Rios live streaming online.
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I might get a night in Paris T…Manny Paccquiao made easy work of a much slower Brandon Rios, wonder if the crane kick to Freddie Roach’s chest had anything to do with it. Meanwhile Paris Hilton got her time with the champ ”In my boy Manny Pacquiao’s room with close friends & family celebrating his big win!” Hard to not love Manny.-TOManny Pacquiao vs Brandon Rios TonightFreddie...
On November 23, 2013, Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao will have officially gone all-in on the biggest gamble of his career in facing Brandon Rios on a HBO PPV event in Macau, China. Pacquiao is coming off two straight losses to Timothy Bradley and his long-time rival, Juan Manuel Marquez. If he were to lose a third straight, then his Hall Of Fame...
Full weights from Macau, China:
Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios 146.5
Evgeny Gradovich 125.75 vs. Billy Dib 126* (IBF featherweight title)
Andy Ruiz Jr. 257.8 vs. Tor Hamer 220
Zou Shiming 111.5 vs. Juan Tozcano 110
Felix Verdejo 134.5 vs. Petchsamuthr Duanaaymukdahan 136.5
*Dib weighed in a second time and made weight
Manny Pacquiao and Brandon Rios weigh in:
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Freddie Roach has lost all diplomacy when it comes to Brandon Rios. Roach, who trains Manny Pacquiao, has gone into full trash-talking mode ahead of the fight between Pac-man and Rios on Sunday in Macau (Saturday night in the US). This week Roach has ripped Rios’ speed, defense and overall ability. Rios said he was […]
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