If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.
Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring in November, most likely in Macau. He also has signed a new two-year contract with promoter Bob Arum that could take him to the end of his career.
Chants of “MANNY! MANNY! MANNY!” rang out from the near-capacity crowd at MGM Grand Garden Arena Saturday night.
Manny Pacquiao, one of the few boxers to still move the needle, fights Timothy Bradley this weekend for the WBO welterweight title.
A new battle may be brewing between Top Rank and MGM after its CEO blasted the strip resort for it’s promotion of Floyd Mayweather Jr’s upcoming bout during Fight Week featuring two of Top Rank’s fighters.
The long-anticipated rematch of Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr. is nearly here.
Nevada boxing regulators say Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley will be subject to stepped-up drug and hormone testing before their April 12 rematch in Las Vegas.
State gaming revenues are down 5%, and the Strip numbers are skewed by events of June 2012
Chad didn’t have a great prediction last week when he said that Manny Pacquiao would have a knockout against Juan Manuel Marquez, but that didn’t happen when Marquez knocked out Pacquiao in the sixth round. Then there was the prediction that Manti Te’o would take home the Heisman Trophy but that went home to Johnny Manziel.
Boxing promoter Bob Arum says Manny Pacquiao is doing fine after being knocked out by Juan Manual Marquez in the sixth round Saturday night at the MGM Grand. Arum says Manny will fight again and his opponent will likely be Marquez.