Tim Bradley on Manny Pacquiao: “I wanted to be able to beat him convincingly without any controversy. That’s all that I wanted…I wanted another opportunity to silence all of the critics, and all of the world to show that I’m one of the best fighters in the world.”
Junior welterweight Mike Alvarado has signed to face former lightweight beltholder Brandon Rios in an HBO-televised bout on Oct. 13.
Manager Cameron Dunkin’s plan for Mikey Garcia is to match him against Orlando Salido in the fall, while the hope for Brandon Rios is a fight with Juan Manuel Marquez.
An investigation by the Nevada attorney general has determined that there was no criminal activity involved in Tim Bradley’s split-decision victory over Manny Pacquiao on June 9.
A five-member panel of international judges has unanimously scored in favor of Manny Pacquiao against Tim Bradley after watching video of Bradley’s disputed split-decision win that dethroned Pacquiao as welterweight titleholder on June 9.
HBO commentator Jim Lampley calls Duane Ford, one of two referees who had Tim Bradley defeating Manny Pacquiao, “a standup guy.” Ford will be a guest on Lampley’s Fight Game, which airs Saturday night.