Manny Pacquiao Boxing News
By Chris Williams: Former three division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez is hoping and praying he can get a fourth fight with WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao later on this year. However, Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum wants Marquez to fight one of his stable fighters former WBA World lightweight champion Brandon Rios in the summer.
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao is going through a really dry spell of three years since his last knockout victory, and there are whispers around that Pacquiao is losing his power and is a fading fighter. Still, his ever faithful trainer Freddie Roach is still wishing for knockouts, and is hoping that Pacquiao KO’s his […]
By Chris Williams: Tim Bradley (28-0, 12 KO’s) will be moving up from the light welterweight division to challenger Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO’s) for the WBO welterweight title on June 9th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada.
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao’s conditioning coach Alex Ariza is very concerned about Pacquiao’s training for his June 9th fight against Timothy Bradley. Pacquiao has been suffering leg cramps in some of his recent fights and looking dog tired in the later rounds, even in mismatches against fighters that have been little more than punching […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao is risking his big money fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. by taking on Timothy Bradley on June 9th in an HBO pay-per-view bout. Pacquiao and his promoter Bob Arum may be kicking themselves in agony on June 10th if Pacquiao loses to Bradley. It won’t be just […]
By Chris Williams: Undefeated Tim Bradley says he’s already studied WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s fights on tape and he knows exactly what to do to beat the 33-year-old Filipino fighter in their June 9th fight at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bradley plans on making adjustments to the things that Pacquiao does […]
By Chris Williams: Not happy with how truly awful his fighter WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO’s) looked in winning a questionable decision over 38-year-old lightweight Juan Manuel Marquez last November, trainer Freddie Roach is training Pacquiao to try and knockout his next challenger Timothy Bradley (28-0, 12 KO’s) on June 9th at […]
By John F. McKenna (McJack): Five time trainer of the year Freddie Roach is well attuned to the fighting style of World Boxing Organization (WBO) light welterweight champion Timothy Bradley (28-0-1 NC, 12 KO’s) and will prepare his fighter WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KO’s) with that in mind. Pacquiao and Bradley will […]
By Chris Williams: Despite WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao not looking impressive in his last three fights, and struggling to eek out a questionable 12 round decision against Juan Manuel Marquez last November, trainer Freddie Roach still believes that Pacquiao deserves an even 50-50 deal with undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr. (42-0, 26 KO’s) in a […]
By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum thinks it’s admirable that 38-year-old Juan Manuel Marquez chose not to complain or show signs of being bitter after Marquez was beaten by Arum’s fighter WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao by a HIGHLY questionable 12 round decision last November. Arum thinks it’s great that Marquez kept quiet […]
By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach is cool to the idea of his fighter WBO welterweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez for a fourth time. Roach instead prefers that Pacquiao go after the winner of the June 23rd rematch between Andre Berto and Victor Ortiz. Roach sees it as a fight that draw a lot of […]
By Chris Williams: A theme for the last few of Manny Pacquiao’s fights has centered around him doing well initially with his speed, combinations and fierce all out attacks against mostly over-matched opposition. Pacquiao would then develop leg cramps in the later rounds that would curtail his limited movement making his very hittable. Leg cramps […]