Forty years ago Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier fought each other in 14 brutal rounds of fighting in Manila, the capital of the Philippines with Ali claiming victory.
Expect the return of Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao early next year. This was the announcement of his promoter and Top Rank CEO Bob Arum on Monday when he told ESPN that the fighter will return after his expected recovery period for his torn right rotator cuff surgery.
Despite losing to undefeated American boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr., Filipino boxing champion Manny Pacquiao is still bent on taking on several more fights before he retires.
After losing to undefeated American fighter Floyd Mayweather Jr. last May, Manny Pacquiao could fight again before the year ends as he await to fully recover from his shoulder injury.
After beating Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night in a unanimous win, Floyd Mayweather Jr. showed off a check worth $100-million, his earnings from the fight.
The historic and most-anticipated fight of the century is now in the books. The 38-year-old prized fighter from America will walk away from the MGM Grand Las Vegas Saturday night with his boxing record still unmarred--- it's a 48-0 unadulterated slate.
CBS Corporation president and CEO Leslie Moonves has finally calmed down nerves when he stepped in and ironed out a contract dispute involving the upcoming megafight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao.
With just a few days left before the megafight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. in Las Vegas, Top Rank CEO and Pacquiao's promoter, Bob Arum, said he has not signed the contract for the much-awaited match.
It's almost down to just a month before the megafight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. takes place at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada; and people, including boxers themselves, have made their predictions on who will emerge as the bigger boxer between the two.
With the projected scarcity of the tickets for the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather fight once they become available, promoters have told celebrities that there will be no comped tickets for anyone.
After more than five years, the fight of the century may soon happen.
If Manny Pacquiao wins his fight against Chris Algieri on Sunday in Macau, he may just be one step closer to a match with undefeated American fighter Floyd Mayweather which reports claim could be worth $1 billion.
The most awaited fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. may happen next year and the better news is it could happen twice in 2015.
Without Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather even discussing their plans for the rumored fight next year, boxing analysts are estimating that the much-awaited match-up could pay about $300 million.
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