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Dec 11, 2017 11:49 am

Brendan Schaub makes pick for possible Conor McGregor vs. Manny Pacquiao matchup

The latest Conor McGregor buzz surrounds a possible boxing match with legendary pugilist Manny Pacquiao. Pacquiao himself is responsible for these swirling rumors, having recently divulged that his team had begun preliminary negotiations with the McGregor side. Though this fight is far from official, most oddsmakers have already pegged Conor McGregor as a sizeable underdog against Pacquiao....

Dec 10, 2017 6:29 am

Dana White reacts to the Conor McGregor vs. Manny Pacquiao rumors

Earlier this week, rumors began to surface with respect to UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor‘s next fight. Contrary to widespread expectations that his next bout will occur in the Octagon, these rumors suggest McGregor will once again compete in boxing, where he would take on a bona fide legend in Manny Pacquiao. These rumors began...

Nov 23, 2017 6:03 am

Manny Pacquiao alludes to 2018 “real boxing match” with Conor McGregor

Back in August, UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor stepped through the ropes of the boxing to battle undefeated legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. While the Irishman must be commended for taking on such a decorated legend in his pro boxing debut, his effort to do so ultimately went the way most expected, as he was stopped...

Jun 27, 2017 11:03 am

Manny Pacquiao giving Conor McGregor no chance against Floyd Mayweather

This Saturday, famed boxer Manny Pacquiao will step into the Octagon for a highly anticipated return to the ring. Ahead of that fight however, it’s impossible to ignore the magnitude of the impending Conor McGregor vs. Floyd Mayweather boxing match set to take place on August 26th. Ahead of his fight on Saturday, Pacquiao spoke...

May 29, 2017 7:42 am

Bob Arum: Manny Pacquiao “is there” to fight McGregor if Mayweather isn’t

The biggest ongoing story in combat sports today surrounds a possible boxing mega fight between undefeated great Floyd Mayweather and UFC lightweight champ Conor McGregor. At first, of course, this fight looked like a near impossibility. As the months have passed, however, red tape has been bushwhacked and roadblocks have been cleared, and the fight...

Feb 26, 2017 12:02 pm

Manny Pacquiao set to return to the ring on April 23

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao (59-6-2) has booked his next fight. The Phillipine Senator, Pacquiao, announced on Twitter that he has “come to terms” for an April 23 fight against his former sparring partner Amir Khan. Negotiations between team Pacquiao and team Khan have come to terms for the April 23 bout as this is what...

Jan 31, 2017 6:21 am

Artem Lobov: Conor McGregor would beat Manny Pacquiao in “one or two rounds”

Over the last few months, the combat sports world has been abuzz with the possibility of a boxing mega fight between MMA superstar Conor McGregor and semi-retired boxing great Floyd Mayweather. Yet while this mammoth showdown appears to be closer to fruition than ever, it is still blocked by a number of massive hurdles. As the...

Jan 24, 2017 1:11 pm

Dana White shoots down Manny Pacquiao vs. Conor McGregor

If you have a draw in the sport of boxing, why wouldn’t you drop your name in the hat to be in the talks of a superfight with UFC superstar Conor McGregor? Manny Pacquiao is one of the latest boxing stars to say that he would fight McGregor if given the opportunity and chances are...

Jan 20, 2017 7:27 am

Manny Pacquiao would step into the boxing ring with Conor McGregor

The biggest ongoing story in combat sports today surrounds the possibility of a mega-fight between UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor and retired boxing great Floyd Mayweather. Over the course of the last year, there have been ceaseless headlines about this bout. After UFC President Dana White made Mayweather what he called a “real offer” of...

Nov 6, 2016 9:20 am

VIDEO | Manny Pacquiao vs. Jessie Vargas Full Fight Video Highlights

Down goes Vargas #PacVargas pic.twitter.com/6Kd8UjdQk1 — Fancy Combat (@FancyCombat) November 6, 2016 Pacquiao vs. Vargas #PacVargas #PacquiaoVargas Highlights pic.twitter.com/ugOIdwNyOe — Fancy Combat (@FancyCombat) November 6, 2016 Last night, while Tony Ferguson and Rafael Dos Anjos dazzled mixed martial arts fans with a five-round classic in Mexico City, the boxing world had their eyes glued firmly...

Sep 9, 2016 6:13 pm

VIDEO | Manny Pacquiao mocks Floyd Mayweather for wanting Conor McGregor fight

Prior to the announcement that Conor McGregor and Nate Diaz would have their highly anticipated welterweight rematch at UFC 202, rumors were circling in regards to a potential boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather. Both men went back and forth in the media, with both of them verbally agreeing to a fight. While...

Jun 24, 2016 10:37 am

Manny Pacquiao reportedly coming out of retirement for Adrien Broner fight

News surfaced Friday morning that famed boxer Manny Paquiao has reportedly been booked to fight the one and only Adrien Broner. While Pacquiao has stated that he is retired, Golden Boy Promotions VP Eric Gomez wanted to work out a deal to bring Pacquiao out of retirement to fight Canelo Alvarez. When Gomez tried to...

Apr 12, 2016 10:05 am

Manny Pacquiao fires back at Floyd Mayweather for scoring Tim Bradley fight a draw

This past weekend Manny Pacquiao stepped into the boxing ring for the final time as he faced Timothy Bradley in a trilogy fight. Pacquiao ultimately won the fight via unanimous decision, knocking Bradley down two times during the course of the fight. Following the fight however, Mayweather reportedly told Bradley that he scored the fight...

Apr 10, 2016 1:23 am

VIDEO | Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley III (Highlights)

Saturday evening Manny Pacquiao stepped into the Boxing ring for the final time as he faced Timothy Bradley in a trilogy fight. Pacquiao ultimately won the fight via decision, ended his boxing career on a high note! Above you can see the highlights from the fight!

Feb 17, 2016 2:41 pm

Nike cuts ties with Manny Pacquiao after homophobic comments

Recently famed boxing prizefighter Manny Pacquiao caught criticism for comments he made in which he stated that homosexuals are worse than animals. The comments lead to Pacquiao’s nemesis Floyd Mayweather speaking out against Pacquiao’s comments and advocating for the LGBT community. Pacquiao has since apologized for the comments however they didn’t sit well with Nike....

Feb 17, 2016 9:00 am

Manny Pacquiao leaves door open for Floyd Mayweather rematch

Last year Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao had their highly anticipated Boxing super-fight. Mayweather ultimately won the fight via decision, however many criticized him for his unwillingness to engage with Pacquiao in striking exchanges. After the fight there was talks of an immediate rematch however Mayweather retired and Pacquiao ultimately decided to fight Timothy Bradley...

Feb 16, 2016 9:40 am

Manny Pacquiao apologizes for comparing homosexuals to animals

Famed prizefighter Manny Pacquiao found himself under fire recently after comments he made some controversial statements regarding homosexuality. ‘Pac Man’ stated that animals “are even better (than humans), because they know how to distinguish from male to male or female to female.” The video went viral, and even lead to Floyd Mayweather sticking up for...

Feb 16, 2016 1:48 am

Manny Pacquiao’s opinion on same-sex marriage: ‘that makes us worse than animals’

Boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao has been making headlines in the media. This time, it isn’t regarding a multi-million dollar fight in the boxing ring. Pacquiao, who is running for a Senate seat in the Philippines has been buzzing after a video of him talking about same-sex marriage has gone viral on the Internet. “It’s common...

Feb 13, 2016 10:29 am

Watch Manny Pacquiao Day One of Training: Pacquiao vs Bradley 3

First day of training footage captured the iconic Filipino boxer in this behind the scenes style video. Pacquiao looks to conclude his epic career in this rubber-match against Timothy Bradley a few months from now in Las Vegas NV. Watch one of the greatest combat sport athletes train in his last professional bout.

Jan 5, 2016 8:27 am

Manny Pacquiao: “I am retiring from boxing to concentrate on my political career”

Last week Bob Arum indicated that Manny Pacquiao may not retire from boxing after he completes his rubber-match with Timothy Bradley in April. “Pac Man” went on record to let his fans and the world know that once he’s done, he’s completely done. skysports grabs the quote. “I am retiring from boxing to concentrate on...