Trainer Freddie Roach is taking seriously the very real threat that undefeated Jeff Horn (16-0-1, 11 KOs) presents to his fighter WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao for their fight on July 1 (USA time) at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. Roach sees Horn as a very good counter puncher, and he doesn’t want to… Continue Reading Roach: Pacquiao not underestimating Horn
Errol Spence Jr. isn’t taking sides in WBA/WBC welterweight champion Keith Thurman’s beef with WBO welterweight champion about him being ranked above him as the No.1 fighter in the 147lb division. Thurman (28-0, 22 KOs) took issue this week after seeing that the 38-year-old Pacquiao is rated higher than him on different boxing sites despite… Continue Reading Spence comments on Thurman being ranked below Pacquiao
Bob Arum of Top Rank is saying that Manny Pacquiao is close to signing a fight against Jeff Horn for July 2 at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, Australia. Pacquiao, 38, will be defending his WBO welterweight title against the Australian Horn (16-0-1, 11 KOs) in front of his own fans. Arum likes what he… Continue Reading News: Pacquiao-Horn, Murata-NDam & Whyte
Manny Pacquiao (59-6-2, 38 KOs) will be fighting Jeff Horn (16-0, 11 KOs) on July 2 in Brisbane, Australia. The fight is being finalized is what Pacquiao’s adviser Michael Koncz is saying in the news. Pacquiao’s promoters aren’t saying whether the fight will be sold on pay-per-view in the U.S, but it’s likely that’ll be… Continue Reading Pacquiao vs. Horn: Is this worthy of PPV?
Former eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao is in the process of finalizing terms for a fight against Jeff Horn on July 2, say his adviser Michael Koncz. It sure seems like Pacquiao caved into the wishes of his 85-year-old promoter Bob Arum, doesn’t it? It was Arum’s idea to match Pacquiao against the 2012… Continue Reading Koncz: Pacquiao finalizing terms for Horn fight on July 2
Tim Bradley has been out of the ring for the past 11 months since losing to Manny Pacquiao in April 2016, but he’s aiming high for his next fight in targeting Miguel Cotto, Keith Thurman, Pacquiao, Errol Spence Jr. or Juan Manuel Marquez. Bradley, 33, wants one of those names. Bradley (33-2-1, 13 KOs) lost… Continue Reading Bradley wants Cotto, Thurman, Pacquiao or Spence
Top Rank promoter Bob Arum is patiently waiting for the $38 million in funds to materialize for his fighter Manny Pacquiao to face Amir Khan in the UAE on May 20. Arum says that for the Pacquiao vs. Khan fight to take place in the UAE, the $38 million offer will need to come through.… Continue Reading Arum waiting on $38M funds for Pacquiao-Khan fight in UAE