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It’s good to be king. It’s even better to be Manny Pacquiao, apparently. Pacquiao, who is not only an eight-division world champion and a Congressman, is also a die-hard Boston Celtics fan. And with Game 7 of the Celtics-Miami Heat playoff game beginning just hours before Pacquiao enters the ring at the MGM Grand Garden Arena to defend his WBO welterweight title against undefeated world champion Timothy Bradley, Hall of Fame promoter Bob Arum isn’t even going to try to beat City Hall.
“I’m not waiting for Manny’s request on this one. We will not begin the Pacquiao –Bradley main event fight until the Celtics and the Heat finish their playoff game,” said Arum.
“Now Manny, the Heat, the Celtics, and sports fans watching the basketball game won’t have to make a choice between events, they will be able to watch both. However, the action-packed pay-per-view undercard will begin as scheduled at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.”
The Heat vs. Celtics Game 7 match-up is scheduled to begin
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Manny Pacquiao, unbeaten in 15 straight fights dating back to 2005, looked to be well on his way to retaining his WBO welterweight title in a fight against unbeaten challenger Timothy Bradley Jr. on Saturday night. That is, until the judges had their say. In a stunning turn of events, the judges handed Bradley the victory in a split decision, despite nearly every statistic and pair...
Fans were given at least one less conflict to worry about, though, when Bob Arum, Pacquiao's promoter, announced Friday that the start of the fight would be delayed until Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals ends. Pacquiao, an eight-division champion and congressman in his native Philippines, is a huge Celtics fan.
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Manny Pacquiao is just hours away from putting his title on the line against an undefeated Tim Bradley. I know Manny is great to his fans, but this chick looks like she wants to gobble him up. Is Many back to being Many? We will find out tonight.-TO
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Manny Pacquiao loss to Timothy Bradley in a upset split decision Saturday night. During the match-up it appeared that Pacquiao was dominating Bradley, but at the end of the match-up Bradley walked away with Pacquiao's WBO welterweight championship belt.Before the match most fans, including Manny Pacquiao, were glued to the Game 7 Eastern Conference Finals Game 7 match-up between...
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LAS VEGAS -- Manny Pacquiao tried to turn his welterweight title fight with Timothy Bradley into a brawl, but it was Bradley who won a split decision to end a remarkable run by the Filipino fighter. Bradley won 115-113 on two scorecards, while losing by the same margin on the third. The decision was roundly booed by the crowd at the MGM Grand arena. Pacquiao never put Bradley down...
Boxing sucks. At least, tonight it sucked. Millions watched as one of the two greatest fighters walking the planet entered the ring this evening and painted a masterpiece performance over a younger, threatening, and much-ballyhooed competitor.
So went the decision in Las Vegas, as two of three judges committed an abomination by tabbing Timothy Bradley as a legend-killer with...
WBO WELTERWEIGHT TITLE FIGHT
Manny Pacquiao (c) vs. Timothy Bradley
Pacquiao is coming out the aggressor as Bradley is on his heels. Bradley is looking to counter off Manny's left lead but Pacquiao is getting out of range. Bradley throws a number of flurries but he's not connecting with much on it. Manny finishes the round strong with some nice straights.
Could Saturday night’s fight in Las Vegas be the final bout in the career of future Hall of Famer Manny Pacquiao? That’s considered highly unlikely, but he has hinted at retirement, citing a renewed religious fervor. Pacquiao said he’s no longer comfortable pounding on his opponents. Plus many believe Pacquiao could be the future president of his native Philippines, where he...
The extremely controversial decision which went to Timothy Bradley last night when he fought Manny Pacquiao was bad enough, but now the addition of a curious Tweet sent by Bradley two weeks ago is giving conspiracy theorists even more ammo. Bradley tweeted out this photo back on May 29th which was a shot of the rematch poster for him and Pacquiao which was already printed up...
As the summer gets into full swing, the heat will be scorhing inside the Grand Garden Arena of the MGM in Las Vegas, NV tomorrow night, undefeated welterweight champion Timothy Bradley will look to win his twenty nineth professional fight and go home with the WBO welterweight title, as he faces Manny Pacquaio in the [...]
Huge Photo Gallery from Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley Press Conference
The Pacquiao vs. Bradley fight is just days away, rapidly approaching on Saturday, June 9th, to be held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. That means it's fight week, and the festivities have been taking place in and around the hotel to get everyone amped up for the fight. Right here, you can find...
Saturday’s split decision victory for Timothy Bradley over Manny Pacquiao was one of the worst decisions boxing has seen in a long time. The stats, the viewers, and the damage all told the same story: Pac Man beat Bradley convincingly. Sure, there were plenty of rounds that were close, but there weren’t enough for Manny to have lost. Heck, even Bradley seemed surprised he had...
10 Year Anniversary of Mike Tyson vs. Lennox Lewis; Manny Pacquiao Appeared on Undercard
Ten years ago on this day, June 8, 2002, Mike Tyson met Lennox Lewis in their hugely anticipated heavyweight showdown in Memphis, Tennessee. Little did we know at the time that Lewis would only fight once more after that, and that his thorough thrashing of Tyson would mark the official end of...
Manny Pacquiao, Timothy Bradley dish on their Saturday showdown.