Pacquiao vs. Bradley
By Chris Williams: Paulie Malignaggi saw Manny Pacquiao’s fight against Brandon Rios, and his conclusion is that Pacquiao hasn’t improved enough since his losses to Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez to beat Bradley in their possible rematch on April 12th. Malignaggi thought Pacquiao looked okay against a fighter that was tailor made for him […]
By Chris Williams: Top Rank promoter Bob Arum thinks boxing fans are eager to see Manny Pacquiao (55-5-2, 38 KO’s) fight Tim Bradley (31-0, 12 KO’s) again, but he’s not sure if he’ll be able to put that fight together or not for April 12th. Pacquiao hasn’t said who he wants to fight, and Arum […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley (30-0, 12 KO’s) put in a good enough performance for him to now be under serious consideration for 34-year-old Manny Pacquiao’s next fight in September, according to RingTV. Pacquiao and his promoter Bob Arum had tunnel vision in wanting to just face Juan Manuel Marquez next, but […]
by Klaas Mabetlela: I have just finished watching for the third time the WBO welterweight title fight that took place early last year between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley. It amazes me that Manny Pacquiao and his entourage as well as some respected boxing aficionados dismisses it as the night of robbery. The WBO climbed […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley (29-0, 12 KO’s) was passed over by Bob Arum to face Manny Pacquiao in a rematch this time. Arum decided to go with a proven money-maker in Juan Manuel Marquez to fight Pacquiao on December 8th. However, the 29-year-old Bradley is still in a very good position […]
By John F. McKenna (McJack): By choosing World Boxing Organization (WBO) lightweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez (54-6-1, 39 KO’s) to be his next opponent many boxing pundits are of the opinion that Filipino icon Manny Pacquaio (54-4-2, 38 KO’s) is “sticking it” to new WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley (29-0-1, 12 KO’s). Apparently frustrated that […]
By Chris Williams: Unbeaten WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley (29-0, 12 KO’s) is firmly convinced that the aging 33-year-old Manny Pacquiao chose not to fight him again not because a fight with him wouldn’t make a ton of money but rather because Pacquiao is just plain afraid to get in the ring with him once […]
By Chris Williams: Tim Bradley Sr. doesn’t understand why Manny Pacquiao isn’t jumping all over a rematch with his son WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley (29-0, 12 KO’s) after losing a 12 round decision to him last June in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bradley Sr. feels that Pacquiao should be trying to avenge the loss rather […]
By John F. McKenna (McJack): When new World Boxing Organization (WBO) welterweight champion Timothy Bradley (29-0-1, 12 KO’s) took the title away from former welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KO’s) last June it was assumed that Manny would exercise the rematch clause in his contract and seek to get his title back from “Desert […]
By Kevin Vazquez: Boxing like any other sport has had its share of scandals. We surely have seen both sides of the spectrum lately, from tainted wraps all the way to the man in the hat ring side.
By Chris Williams: WBO light welterweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez has reportedly priced himself out for a rematch against Manny Pacquiao, according to a news tip given to fighthype.com. Apparently, the big money that would be brought in with the extra pay per view buys that a Marquez-Pacquiao fourth fight would bring in wouldn’t make […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley is in a great position right now. He just beat Manny Pacquiao, and he’s got the Filipino’s World Boxing Organization 147 pound title in his possession. Bradley, 28, figures that’s enough to either land him a rematch against Pacquiao, and if not then a big fight against […]
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao is widely considered to be facing the weakest of the three options of opponents offered to him by his promoter Bob Arum for his November 10th fight in Las Vegas. Arum has picked out Miguel Cotto, Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez for Pacquiao to choose from for the November […]
By Chris Williams: WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley (29-0, 12 KO’s) smells fear coming from Manny Pacquiao’s team about a rematch between the two fighters on November 10th. Bradley feels they might be afraid of what could happen to the Filipino if he risks a second fight against the tough as nails Bradley.
By John F. McKenna (McJack): Former eight division champion Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KO’s) has a very difficult decision to make in the next several days. It is likely that “Pacman” would like to even the score with new WBO welterweight champion Timothy Bradley (29-0-1 NC, 12 KO’s) after the deplorable decision which cost him […]
By Chris Williams: It’s reported that Manny Pacquiao’s fight against Tim Bradley last June only drew 700,000 pay-per-view buys on HBO, according to the Manila Bulletin. This is a huge departure from the 900,000 buys that many boxing fans had heard that the Pacquiao-Bradley fight brought in.
By Mark Havey: Manny Pacquiao has continually angered boxing fans by letting others make important decisions for him. the Filipino hero is basically a nice guy. He has always made unsuccessful attempts at keeping everyone happy. People have always called him a ‘yes’ man. But I think he just entrusts important roles to the people […]
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao’s legal adviser Fanklin Gacal thinks that WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley (29-0, 12 KO’s) will be the lucky fighter that gets the big payday bout against Pacquiao on November 10th in Las Vegas, Nevada rather than other contestants Juan Manuel Marquez and Miguel Cotto.
By Chris Williams: Should Manny Pacquiao opt to face WBO welterweight champion Tim Bradley in a rematch on November 10th this year, Pacquiao might end up being very sorry and wished he hadn’t. Bradley, sporting two bad ankles, was able to out-box Pacquiao last June in a 12 round split decision.
Sergio Martinez thinks Pacquiao deserved to get a win over Bradley, but he feels he should have lost to Marquez
By Chris Williams: Former WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez feels that Manny Pacquiao should have gotten the “W’ in his recent loss to Tim Bradley last June. Martinez thinks that Pacquiao did enough to deserve the win. However, he feels that Pacquiao should have been given a loss in his fight against 38-year-old Juan Manuel […]
By Reni M. Valenzuela: If a question can be a disgrace because it is offensive and contemptuous, the greater disgrace would be a condition where there is an apparent compelling need to ask the question when the answers stare everyone in the face.
By Chris Williams: Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KO’s) has looked awful in his last three fights and should have two losses instead of just one after getting what many boxing fans saw as a gift decision against 38-year-old Juan Manuel Marquez last November in Las Vegas.
By Babatis Banda: There seems to be a really bad thing going for Manny Pacquiao. His camp is no longer united like it used to, at least from the rumors concerning the conditioning coach Alex Ariza and Manny’s trainer, Freddie Roach. Ariza has also made some very confusing press statements in the recent past.
By Chris Williams: Bob Arum of Top Rank will be meeting with his recently defeated fighter Manny Pacquiao early next month to try and come to a decision about who the Filipino will fight next on November 10th. There’s not much decide really. It’s down to two opponents – Tim Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez.
By Chris Williams: Bob Arum says he’s letting his fighter former WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38 KO’s) make the ultimate decision about who he wants to fight next. Arum obviously will be giving his opinion on whoever Pacquiao ultimately decides, but the ultimate decision rests with Pacquiao.