Amid speculation and accusations surrounding Manny Pacquiao’s shoulder surgery and rehab, Michael Woods spoke to Freddie Roach to get the truth.
Terence Crawford’s trainer, Brian McIntryre, says his fighter, who is scheduled to return on Oct. 24, could face Manny Pacquiao in March or April of 2016.
Trainer Freddie Roach gives his take on when Manny Pacquiao’s shoulder will be fit to fight, and against whom the next one might be.
Miguel Cotto and Canelo Alvarez spoke to the boxing media on Thursday, after their anticipated showdown on Nov. 21 in Las Vegas was announced.
The eagerly anticipated all-British showdown between Amir Khan and Kell Brook moves closer as early negotiations begin between both camps.
Bob Arum had a lot of complaints about the way the promotion for Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao event was handled by Mayweather’s side, but would the 83-year-old hall of fame promoter be against staging an immediate rematch between Mayweather and the star of his Top Rank stable? Of course not.
Manny Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, says his injured fighter could return to the ring in nine months, and when he does it won’t be against soft opposition.
The welterweight championship match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is indeed a pay-per-view record-breaker. And the number of buys is expected to continue climbing.
The May 2 Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight shattered the previous record for total pay-per-view buys and now ranks as the highest-grossing pay-per-view of all time by generating more than 4.4 million U.S. buys and more than $400 million in domestic pay-per-view revenue alone, according to a press release from HBO, which co-broadcasted the event with the Showtime cable network.
The Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao pay-per-view event will generate record-breaking numbers, but given the disappointing nature of the fight, will the masses pay to see Mayweather in record numbers again? BWAA President Joseph Santoliquito posed this question to Larry Merchant, Max Kellerman and New York Daily News sports columnist Mike Lupica, among others.
Despite rumors of retirement from the side of former super middleweight titlist Carl Froch, can former undisputed middleweight champion Bernard Hopkins help make one last, big fight for both of them?
Fans from around the world ask Dougie who will be boxing’s superstars once Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao retire, and they provide their thoughts on Canelo-Kirkland, the shared global letdown that was the “mega-dud,” and more than a few mythical matchups in this week’s Friday mailbag. Enjoy!
A second class-action lawsuit has been filed against Manny Pacquiao and his promoters by a plaintiff who claims the public was misled by not knowing about Pacquiao’s shoulder injury prior to his May 2 fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Manny Pacquiao’s unanimous decision loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. caused the Filipino superstar to drop a notch or two in THE RING’s welterweight rankings and in the magazine’s Pound-for-Pound Top 10.