Floyd Mayweather: ‘Khan’s name holds no weight. My focus is Manny Pacquiao!’

Floyd Mayweather talks WBC Convention in Las Vegas. After Amir Khan took care of business last Saturday night, easily beating Devon Alexander via unanimous decision,  many in the boxing community, including Khan himself thought he set him self up for a Floyd Mayweather Jr. showdown in the spring of 2015. Mayweather has other thoughts. Speaking to press at the WBC Convention at...
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Pacquiao responds to Mayweather's May 2 bout proposal

Three days after Floyd Mayweather Jr. threw out a potential May 2 bout with his long-time nemesis, Manny Pacquiao responded on Twitter. Mayweather made his desire to face Pacquiao public earlier this week, even naming a specific date. He also claimed that Pacquiao's promoter Bob Arum was the reason one of the most anticipated bouts in boxing history has yet to take place. ''Floyd...
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Pacquiao to Mayweather: ‘Let’s give the fans what they want’

Waiting since 2009, it’s time for boxing fans to get their hopes up. Manny Pacquiao took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to discuss a potential fight with Floyd Mayweather, tweeting at “Money” directly: .@FloydMayweather, don’t be a boxing humbug. Let’s give the fans the fight they want. They have waited long enough. — Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) December 16, 2014...
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Manny Pacquiao Issues A Christmas Carol-Themed Challenge To Floyd Mayweather Jr.

The game of “will they, won’t they” between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. is more drawn out than a sitcom romance but it doesn’t seem like either Pacquiao or Mayweather has tired of it yet. In the latest barb shot across the social media bow, Pacquiao called Mayweather a “boxing humbug” which makes sense Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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Manny Pacquiao to Floyd Mayweather: ‘Don’t be a boxing humbug’

It feels like we are closer than ever to actually seeing one of the most highly-anticipated fights in boxing history, with Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao both leading the public to believe that they are serious about stepping inside the ring together. Mayweather said last week that he wants Pacquiao to be his next...Read More
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Pacquiao Calls Out Mayweather on Social Media….Again

Mayweather doesn’t even run his social media pages, so this is all really pointless. .@FloydMayweather, don't be a boxing humbug. Let's give the fans the fight they want. They have waited long enough. — Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) December 16, 2014
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Pacquiao: Mayweather won't engage me in a slugfest

Floyd Mayweather Jr. insists he is serious about fighting Manny Pacquiao, and the undefeated champion wants the bout to take place in less than five months. Pacquiao has no problem with that, but he doesn’t expect a good fight from Mayweather even if the two do go at it. In his first comments since Mayweather...Read More
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Pacquiao: ‘Mayweather Fight Not About Money, Its About Legacy”

The verbal sparring between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr continues as Manny reiterates that he’s ready to “give the fans what they want.” “He (Mayweather) has reached a dead end. He has nowhere to run but to fight me,” said Pacquiao. “I will try my best to make this a thrilling and entertaining fight. But I doubt if he’s gonna engage me in a slugfest....
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Manny Pacquiao to Floyd Mayweather: Shut Up & Sign The Contract

These two are really setting everyone up for a letdown. After Floyd Mayweather called Manny Pacquiao out on Friday night, the Pacman has responded with a shot of his own.  Manny decided to come back with some trash talking of his own. A few hours after Mayweather’s interview, Pacquiao apparently appeared irritated, and tells Mayweather, “Shut up and sign,” Pacquiao said...
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WATCH: Mayweather calls out Pacquiao, calls him “desperate”

Jim Racalto Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao have been going at each other publicly for years about the fight boxing has been waiting for. While both sides are to blame for the showdown not happening, both fighters are now nearing the end of their careers. The fight has to happen for both of their legacies. After losses to Juan Manuel Marquez and Tim Bradley, Pac-Man’s star...
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Floyd Mayweather wants to fight Manny Pacquiao on May 2

Floyd Mayweather Jr is finally ready to step inside the ring with Manny Pacquiao — or so he says. During a Showtime interview on Friday night, Mayweather called out Pacquiao and even named a specific date that he wants to fight him. “We are ready. Let’s make it happen. May 2,” he said, per Dan...Read More
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Mayweather wants to… yawn… fight Pacquiao May 2nd

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. now both past their primes, have been going back and forth for years about a big pay-per-view megafight, but for some reason or another, it just never happened. Now, in an interview on Showtime Friday night, Mayweather called on Pacquiao to fight him on May 2nd, but don’t hold your breath on this one… “Absolutely, I would love to fight...
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Mayweather calls out Pacquiao for May 2 fight in Las Vegas (VIDEO)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. has finally said the words everyone has been waiting to hear and named May 2 as the date for a long-awaited fight with Manny Pacquiao. The richest fight in boxing history is now the closest ever to being made.The super-fight had been highly speculated after Pacquiao's impressive 12-round unanimous decision over Chris Algieri in Macau two weeks ago.Now that...
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Video: Floyd Mayweather says he wants Pacquiao fight, but calls him desperate, blames Bob Arum

Floyd Mayweather was interviewed on Showtime's Friday night telecast, and you knew he would have plenty to say. In part because Showtime kept on pushing and promoting the interview before it even happened. Well, Mayweather didn't disappoint, and right here, you can watch Mayweather's interview as he expresses his interest in the Manny Pacquiao fight for May 2nd, 2015, while also...
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Floyd Mayweather calls out Manny Pacquiao live on Showtime

Floyd Mayweather calling out Manny Pacquiao. Photo credit: Showtime Sports Twitter account. With all the chatter of behind the door talks going on between Floyd Mayweather Jr.‘s and Manny Pacquiao‘s camps, it would seem that we are close to finally seeing the two foes finally face off in the ring. This is obviously not the case, as Mayweather’s half-hearted call out of Pacman...
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Mayweather: Let's make Pacquiao fight happen May 2

  Floyd Mayweather Jr. says he's ready to fight Manny Pacquiao next May in a long anticipated bout that would be the richest ever in boxing. Mayweather called for negotiations for the fight to be take place, though he warned Pacquiao not to expect to get anywhere near the money that he himself would make. ''You lost twice and now you're coming back begging for the same money?''...
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Mayweather Calls Out Manny Pacquiao, Says He Wants May 2nd Fight (Video)

Maybe this is Floyd doing his part to show people that he wants the fight, but Floyd Mayweather called Manny Pacuiao out on a Showtime boxing telecast, and alluded to wanting a May 2nd bout to finally settle things once and for all. WATCH #Mayweather call out #Pacquiao – #boxing — SHOWTIME SPORTS (@SHOsports) December 13, 2014 It’s the usual banter...
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Mayweather Sort of Calls Out Pacquiao for May 2nd Fight (Video)

Floyd Mayweather spoke to Showtime about a Manny Pacquiao fight and basically blamed Bob Arum for everything. WATCH #Mayweather call out #Pacquiao – #boxing — SHOWTIME SPORTS (@SHOsports) December 13, 2014 Sadly, that is the problem with trying to make Mayweather vs. Pacquiao, they both blame each other and have all these demands (in this case Mayweather...
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50 Cent: Floyd Mayweather Doesn’t Feel He Needs to Fight Manny Pacquiao

There is a part of the quote that is very telling from 50 Cent about why he doesn’t think Mayweather will fight Pacquiao. Here is the quote via Boxing Scene. “I really don’t see that fight taking place. I don’t see him taking that fight, I don’t. I know Floyd and I know [that he feels] he doesn’t have to. He knows that no matter how they feel they will watch the next...
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Breaking Down Bradley vs Chaves (Videos)

This is an important fight for Bradley after his loss to Manny Pacquiao. With a solid win against Chaves who is a very tough customer, Bradley puts himself back in play for some major fights in 2015, but a loss would take him off the main event scene, so he better not underestimate Chaves. Bradley vs. Chaves happens Saturday, Dec. 13 live on HBO beginning at 10pm ET/PT.
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Broner to Pacquiao & Maidana: ‘Come Fight Me P*ssies!” (Photo)

Adrien Broner is back to his old antics. This time he has a very colorful message for Marcos Maidana and Manny Pacquiao. Broner doesn’t want to be the odd man out this spring. He wants another chance at a high paying PPV fight and a rematch with Maidana or a fight against Pacquiao can give him that pay day. We will have to wait and see if this trash talk leads to Broner getting...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather Wants 66% of Purse for Manny Pacquiao Fight

I can see Floyd’s thinking from a mile away. If he wins, he gets the bulk of the purse. If he loses, he gets the bulk of the first place, and a nice chunk of the rematch. Here is what SI had to say. With the buzz for a potential super fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao once again reaching a fever pitch, there continue to be indications that the finances of this...
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Mayweather Wants 66% of Purse for Pacquiao Fight

I wouldn’t describe this as breaking news, more like common sense. Mayweather feels he has the leverage because Pacquiao is begging him, so he is going to try to take the majority of the money and control the promotion. Which is why for now, I wouldn’t expect anything to happened until Bob Arum or Pacquiao publicly say they are going to give him what he wants. Here is what SI...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Pacquiao IG Shot at Mayweather as News His PPV Numbers are Sinking

Pacquiao is trying to put the pressure on Mayweather, because his PPV numbers are sinking like the Titanic (only a reported 300k PPV for his last match). There is no opponent out there besides Marquez that can save Pacquiao’s declining PPV numbers besides Mayweather, so he is just going to keep throwing shots at Mayweather in the hopes that brings him to the negotiating table...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Terence Crawford Beats Raymundo Beltran For Lightweight Championship, Is Pretty Damn Good

(via @HBOBoxing on Twitter) Terence Crawford is a lot of things after Saturday night: the true lightweight champion of the world; a candidate for Fighter of the Year; perhaps the best test for Manny Pacquiao outside of Floyd Mayweather; and someone who’s going to start getting some pound-for-pound top 10 buzz. It was a big victory for him on HBO over Raymundo Beltran against his...
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