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Watch: Manny Pacquiao Promoter Bob Arum’s Latest Interview Should Spell The End Of McGregor Rumours

Manny Pacquiao sent speculation over a boxing match between himself and Conor McGregor taking place in Spring 2018 into overdrive this week with a suggestion that the fighters’ representatives were in negotiations to make it happen.  In the days which followed, the rumour mill began churning heavily. Was this fight really going to take place? Well, UFC boss Dana White …

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White Threatens To Sue Pacquiao Over Alleged Talks With McGregor

UFC president Dana White has threatened to sue boxing great Manny Pacquiao if claims that he made overtures to UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor about the possibility of an April showdown turn out to be true. In late November, Pacquiao stimulated a wave of speculation when he sent a Happy Thanksgiving message to McGregor via social media, telling the Irishman …

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Manny Pacquiao Suggests He Is Negotiating A Fight With Conor McGregor

Manny Pacquiao isn’t normally one to blow a lot of hot air and on Thursday afternoon, he dropped an incredible post suggesting a fight with Conor McGregor is in the offing… After Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather faced off in the ‘billion-dollar fight’ last August, the world of combat sports has been anxiously awaiting news of the Irishman’s next contest. It …

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Pic: Juan Manuel Marquez’s Retirement Cake Was Just Brilliant, Although Manny Pacquiao Might Disagree

Last week, Juan Manuel Marquez announced his retirement from boxing. The Mexican great hadn’t fought since May of 2014, but there had long been talk that ‘Dinamita’ was pursuing one last bout. So, it did come as a surprise when ESPN published a report on Thursday claiming that Marquez would officially bring an end to his storied career the following …

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Queensland Police Won The Internet With Their Manny Pacquiao – Jeff Horn Tweet

It’s become a bit of a trend in recent years for sports fans to tweet various police departments making facetious reports of crimes after controversies at major events or following trades and transfers. For example, the Oklahoma City Police received numerous reports of a “theft” after local basketball franchise the OKC Thunder nabbed superstar forward Paul George from the Indiana …

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The Stunned & Disgusted Twitter Reaction As Manny Pacquiao Loses Extremely Controversial Decision In Brisbane

Manny Pacquiao was on the wrong end of an extremely controversial decision in front of over 50,000 people at the Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane last night, as judges Chris Flores, Ramon Cerdan and Waleska Roldan gave Aussie fighter Jeff Horn by far the biggest win of his professional career to date and the WBO welterweight title by scores of 115-113, …

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Manny Pacquiao’s Opponent Announced For Supposed Spring Swan Song

Speculation has been rife for several months over the identity of Manny Pacquiao’s next and perhaps final opponent. Britain’s Amir Khan had looked the most likely candidate for quite a while, but Lucas Matthysse and Terence Crawford had also been proposed as possibilities by Pacquiao’s promoter, Bob Arum. Another fighter who’s name had been mentioned alongside that of the Filipino icon …

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Floyd Mayweather: Manny Pacquiao Is “Piggybacking My Name” To Sell His Next Fight

Floyd Mayweather has shot down Manny Pacquiao’s claims that the pair are in talks for a sequel to their massive May bout, and accused the Filipino icon of “piggybacking” his name to sell Pay-per-views. In early October an Agence France Presse reporter claimed that Manny Pacquiao had spoken of negotiations that were supposedly ongoing between his team and Floyd Mayweather’s. However shortly …

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Amir Khan Is No Longer In Negotiations To Fight Manny Pacquiao

Amir Khan looks set to miss out on yet another dream fight, as he has confirmed today that negotiations with the team of Manny Pacquiao have collapsed. For the last number of months it appeared as though Khan was the front-runner in the race towards a bout with the famed Filipino icon. When another leading candidate, Lucas Matthysse was knocked-out …

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Even With Manny Pacquiao On The Horizon Amir Khan Can’t Stop Thinking About Floyd Mayweather

Amir Khan is still clinging desperately to the possibility of a fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. At the beginning of August, I speculated that Floyd Mayweather’s retirement may bring the welterweight division back to life. The main point of my thesis was that without the possibility of a mega-money Mayweather fight to inspire hesitance and cautious match-making, the best welterweights in …

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