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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.
Former Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney was one of over 16-thousand people in the crowd for Saturday night’s fight between Juan Manuel Marquez and Manny Pacquiao.
Defeated presidential candidate Mitt Romney was a guest ringside Saturday night at the fourth fight between Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez.
Juan Manuel Marquez knocked Manny Pacquiao out cold with a vicious right hand at the end of the sixth round Saturday night, putting a ferocious end to the fourth fight between the two boxers.
Odds maker Jimmy Vacarro of William Hill says Pacquaio opened as a 4-1 favorite abut the majority of the money is coming in on Marquez and the current odds are -280 Pacquaio +240 Marquez.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are settling a federal defamation case in Las Vegas, clearing a key hurdle to a long-awaited bout between two top fighters who’ve traded verbal jabs for years but have never met in the ring.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao have reached a confidential settlement in their federal defamation case in Las Vegas.
Manny Pacquiao said Thursday he is willing to give Floyd Mayweather Jr. the bigger percentage of the money in order to square off in the ring.