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Unlike the mediocre Amir “King” Khan, Manny Pacquiao will continue working with Freddie Roach as he prepares for a fourth bout against WBO light welterweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez on December 8 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. … Continue reading →
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Manny Pacquiao said he would be willing to take less of a portion of the profits if it would help set up a bout between he and Floyd Mayweather.
(Eds: With AP Photos.) By TIM DAHLBERG AP Sports Columnist There's always something to sell in boxing, some angle to make you pay.
The latest from Manny Pacquiao is he's willing to do everything but pick up Floyd Mayweather Jr. and drive him to the arena to make the megafight boxing has been waiting way too long for.
Pacquiao says Mr. Money can have more money, and get...
Floyd Mayweather, Jr. was ordered on Wednesday by federal judge Larry R. Hicks to pay $113,518.50 worth of attorney fees to Manny Pacquiao for failing to attend a court-ordered deposition last year in Las Vegas to provide sworn testimony in … Continue reading →
Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez are going to throw down on Dec. 8, but on Thursday, the two looked like a pair of junior high students, awkwardly reporting on a sex. ed. project in front of the class. Why? Because some genius producer at ESPN thought it would be captivating to have both fighters stand on-camera and uncomfortably ask each other questions about their previous...
Manny Pacquiao really wants to fight Floyd Mayweather Jr., and he's willing to make some sacrifices in order to facilitate the much desired superfight. "Win or lose, I'll take 45 percent," Pacquiao told his publicist Friday, according to the Los Angeles Times. "Floyd can have top billing, he can be introduced in the ring first or last. "He can wear my...
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Its seems a little early to promote their upcoming fourth fight on December 8th but Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez battled each other in Rock ‘Em Sock ‘Em Robots on ESPN’s SportsCenter today.
Jay Crawford played the referee role and got a little too excited when their initial battle ended in a tie. Marquez won the rematch, which is the only win he has against Pacquiao...
Earlier this week, Manny Pacquiao, Juan Manuel Marquez and their respective teams made the final stop on their pre-fight press tour, concluding the three-city, two-country event with a stop in Mexico City. It was a raucous scene, with thousands of fans and supporters filling the rafters at an arena, and a huge, unique spectacle. Right here, you can take a look at the photo gallery...
Just when you thought that the folks over at ESPN Sportscenter had run out of ways to fill time, they decided to have boxer Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez do battle in "Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots" earlier today.
Check out the entire fight in the video courtesy of Business Insider:
Let's get ready to rumble...
HBO sports television seems to have an obsession with planning the future instead of just letting it play out. This notion that they can create a superstar and force feed us with their idea of scripting the sport of boxing. The truth is that HBO has benefited more from unexpected events than they have from what they’ve planned. Their idea [...]
When Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez inked those contracts and agreed to get it on again, they entered into a class only a select handful of world class boxers can claim membership in, namely owning a quadrilogy. Going at it four times has always been a rarity in boxing, usually because so few rivalries still have unsettled business after three fights, and so few see...