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Senator and boxing icon Manny Paquiao is all set to get into the ring at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on July 20 (July 21, PHL time) with Keith Thurman for the WBA (Super) World Championship. He stated thar he is so ready for this battle and he believe it’s one of the greatest training camps they will ever had. He added that he is in the finest condition

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After their money-spinning 2015 superfight, Floyd Mayweather has zero interest in coming out of retirement for a rematch with Manny Pacquiao. Ellerbe, Mayweather Promotions ‘ chief executive, informed the boxingscene.com website that not even the possibility of another profitable payday would tempt Mayweather back into the arena. Mayweather is thought to have earned an estimated $300 million from the point win over Pacquiao, which remains the most profitable battle in

Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao arrived at Las Vegas on Monday just when the town started to light up. Once again, he will headline Saturday night (Manila Sunday) along with the likes of Sin City stars David Copperfield and Barry Manilow. Among those adorning the gigantic marquees on gleaming houses around the strip were their faces. The people’s champ stated that he just want to maintain his name at the top of his

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DAVAO CITY — Mike “Magic” Plania, the bantamweight protégé of General Santos City will be back in action as he bouts in the United States on July 26 against a yet to be announced opponent. 22-year-old Plania (20W-L1-0D, 11KO) knocked out Nicong “The Destroyer” Calamba of Butuan City in their April 30 fight in General Santos City. Plania also shattered American Juan Antonio “The Wolf” Lopez by a unanimous decision

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DAVAO CITY — Undefeated Samuel “Silent Assassin” Salva of Iligan City will contest defending International Boxing Federation (IBF) World minimumweight champion DeeJay Kriel of South Africa in Manila on August 24 of this year. In 2017, Salva TKO’d Marco John Rementizo of Cagayan de Oro in the first round of the October 15 bout in Iligan to win the vacant Minproba minimumweight title. The 22-year-old Salva with a current record

Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao, the 40-year-old eight-division world champion has been riled up by trash-talking from WBA champion Thurman in advance of the bout, with the unbeaten American swearing to send Pacquiao into retirement at Las Vegas’s MGM Grand next month. At his Los Angeles home on Thursday, Pacquiao stated Thurman’s remarks had fueled his training camp. Asked for his response to Thurman’s retirement jibes, Pacquiao replied: “My response to him is

Manny Pacquiao

MANILA, Philippines – Spar mate Tim Tszyu is persuaded that Manny Pacquiao will stop Keith Thurman in the final stage of their 12-rounder for the World Boxing Association unified welterweight crown on Sunday, July 21st of Philippine time at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Tszyu (13-0, 10 knockouts), who scuffled for 5 rounds with Pacquiao Thursday afternoon after a four-round opening grind on Tuesday, feels the eight-division world champion,

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Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach wishes Manny Pacquiao to show up earlier at the doors of the Wild Card Boxing Club by six weeks before the July 20 encounter with Keith Thurman in Las Vegas. Though Thurman doesn’t upset Roach, the 50-year-old corner man states he’d rather see the Filipino legend working his tail off under his watch the soonest. “I would like to see him earlier, like six

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Boxer Keith Thurman on Tuesday cites his plans to send Manny Pacquiao into retirement when they battle for the world welterweight title on July 20.  Thurman, 30, referenced an iconic bout involving his multi-titled opponent. “With all respect, (Pacquiao’s) a legend, he’ll always be remembered in the sport, but I’m doing to Manny Pacquiao what he did to Oscar dela Hoya,” Thurman stated. Pacquiao superbly wrecked dela Hoya in December

Manny Pacquiao

Manny Pacquiao came to New York City on Monday to start off the press tour for his world welterweight title fight against undefeated American Keith Thurman. Their bout is scheduled exactly two months from now. Pacquiao, who holds the regular WBA title, aims to unify the WBA belts against Thurman, the current WBA (Super) champion. ‘Senator Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao arriving into NYC. People’s champ!#PacquiaoThurman’  — Sean Gibbons (@KnuckleheadSean) May 20,