Dodging the conflict between promoter Bob Arum and the MGM Grand, Manny Pacquiao held his own event down the road at the Mandalay Bay to meet his supporters before May 2.
With potentially the biggest fight in recent memory nearly upon us, WBO welterweight titlist Manny Pacquiao reflects on the importance of facing RING champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. this Saturday.
Ten more experts give their predictions about what will happen this Saturday when Floyd Mayweather jr. and Manny Pacquiao finally meet in the ring.
Here we go… Fight week is upon us and that means you gotta choose: Will it be Floyd Mayweather Jr. or Manny Pacquiao? In the first part of RingTV.com’s fight picks, 10 experts analyze the matchup.
RingTV’s Bill Emes spoke to Roy Jones Jr. at the BWAA awards dinner and got the former Pound-for-Pound King’s thoughts on the Wladimir Klitschko-Bryant Jennings fight, the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao event and matchup, and Sergey Kovalev’s future.
Trainer Freddie Roach: capable of offering a fair assessment of his charge, Manny Pacquiao, or hyperbolic hype-master? Whatever you decide, he sees something wholly different about the WBO welterweight titlist.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale recently sat down with HBO boxing commentator Jim Lampley to get the hall-of-fame broadcaster’s thoughts and unique perspectives on the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight and promotion. Lampley, who will be the blow-by-blow commentator for Mayweather-Pacquiao, also talked about his show “The Fight Game.”
Manny Pacquiao spent the early part of Wednesday in the gym, then went down the street for what has become a pre-fight tradition: starring on the “Jimmy Kimmel Live” show.
Manny Pacquiao certainly grins a lot, but his shell is difficult to read sometimes. THE RING’s Mark Whicker delves into Pacquiao’s roots to explore what drives him.
Perhaps the most surprising element of the build-up towards the May 2 mega-fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is the lack of trash talk coming out of the mouth of Mayweather. During an international media conference call on Wednesday, Mayweather explained why to RingTV.com.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. has kept silent for the most part going into his mega-fight against Manny Pacquiao and the unbeaten star remained mum during his recent media workout. However, his father/trainer Floyd Mayweather Jr. and the CEO of Mayweather Promotions Leonard Ellerbe are loudly predicting a KO victory on May 2.
RingTV’s Alan Massengale was at the recent Manny Pacquiao media day at Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, California, where he spoke to Pacquiao and Freddie Roach about the May 2 clash with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Pacquiao says the “killer instinct” is back.
We’re not Fire Marshalls, but this crowd at the Wild Card is ridiculous… Manny Pacquiao and Freddie Roach brought out the mitts for the cameras once again on Wednesday, just over two weeks out from the May 2 fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr. Photos by Chris Farina/Top Rank.
Watch today’s live stream of Manny Pacquiao’s media day workout from the Wild Card Boxing Club in Hollywood, California, ahead of his May 2 mega-showdown with Floyd Mayweather Jr. The stream begins at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT.