Manny Pacquiao Boxing News
By Chris Williams: WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs) doesn’t know who he’ll be facing next in his fight in early 2015, but he does know he’s not going to be pressured into fighting guys that have already been exposed by other fighters such as Amir Khan and Manny Pacquiao. Mayweather thinks […]
By Chris Williams: In what has to be seen as a bad indication of how they perceived the November 22nd fight between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri, HBO will be televising just one Pacquiao/Algieri 24/7 episode instead of multiple ones like we’ve seen with many of Pacquiao’s other boxing fights. The Pacquiao/Algieri 24/7 episode will […]
Oct. 10 2014 – As a prelude to the upcoming HBO Pay-Per-View® showdown on Nov. 22 between world welterweight champ Manny Pacquiao and fast-rising challenger Chris Algieri, HBO Sports will air “24/7 Pacquiao/Algieri,” an action-packed one episode, 30-minute special examining the 147-pound title showdown.
By Chris Williams: Trainer Freddie Roach has brought two sparring partners – Mike Jones and Stan Martiniouk – from the United States with him to the Philippines to start helping WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 KOs) with his sparring to get him ready for his title defense next month against unbeaten challenger Chris […]
By Jaime Ortega: As a boxing fan and a journalist, I cringe every time I read comments regarding Manny Pacquiao fighting Mayweather Jr. A lot of Floyd fans give themselves the impression that Floyd is unbeatable. Floyd holds a favorable record of 47-0, that holds relevance in the boxing world. However, the assumption that he […]
By Chris Williams: WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr (47-0, 26 KOs) is down to his last two fights of his contract with Showtime/CBS, and many people in the boxing community believe that a fight between him and WBO champ Manny Pacquiao will never come off. Mayweather’s father/trainer Floyd Sr says that he’s confident that […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s longtime adviser Michael Koncz is currently hospitalized in the Philippines with blood clots in one of his legs. He’s already had one operation to remove the clots, and he’s going to need a second one on the problem, according to the Manila Standard.
By Chris Williams: Trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr thinks WBO 147lb champ Manny Pacquiao is only interested in fighting the No.1 fighter in boxing Floyd Mayweather Jr because he’s hard up for money and wants to get the big payday he’d receive in fighting him. That’s the reason why Floyd Sr says Pacquiao has suddenly started […]
By Robert “Big Moe” Elmore: On September 2nd of this year, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum told The Independent (a UK based newspaper) that Manny Pacquiao could fight Floyd Mayweather Jr twice in 2015. In that same article he claimed it “appeared” that Showtime and HBO wanted to the do the fight. In the same […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s assistant trainer Buboy Fernandez has come out and revealed Pacquiao’s secret plans for how he’s going to try and defeat unbeaten American Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs) on November 22nd at the Cotai Arena, Venetian Resort, Macao, Macao S.A.R., China. Fernandez says Pacquiao is going to try […]
By Chris Williams: #1 WBC light welterweight contender Viktor Postol (26-0, 11 KOs) and lightweight Stan Martyniouk (13-2, 2 KOs) will reportedly be flying out to the Philippines to work as sparring partners for WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao’s November 22nd fight against Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 KOs). Postol, 5’11”, and Martyniouk, 5’10”, are of […]
By Chris Williams: Former IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan is one of many possibilities for WBA/WBC welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr’s next fight on May 2nd in 2015. Khan possesses top speed with super quick mobility that you don’t see from other welterweights in the division. It would seem that Khan would be potentially […]