Floyd Mayweather on his telephone conversation with Manny Pacquiao: “He asked about a 50/50 split and I told him no, that can’t happen, but what can happen is you can make more money fighting me than you have made in your career.”
Promoter Bob Arum says Manny Pacquiao is unlikely to return to the ring until June 9, meaing that Floyd Mayweather Jr. will already be serving jailtime.
Miguel Cotto’s advisor, Gaby Penagaricano, assesses potential matchups against Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Saul Alvarez.
Richard Schaefer on Bob Arum: “It’s just one bulls–t story after the other…People should just realize that this guy doesn’t want to do the fight.”
Like everyone else, Freddie Roach will be eagerly awaiting the results of Bob Arum’s trip to the Philippines to decide who’s next for Manny Pacquiao.
Manny Pacquiao will be offered his choice of opponents between Tim Bradley, Miguel Cotto, Juan Manuel Marquez and Lamont Peterson on or after January 10 in his native Philippines.
Lamont Peterson’s trainer, Barry Hunter, says Lamont Peterson is ready for any top fighter in the sport, including Manny Pacquiao.
Angel Hernandez says that his training methods were validated in Juan Manuel Marquez’s November performance against Manny Pacquiao.
Manny Pacquiao’s advisor Michael Koncz said “Lamont Peterson is another option” among those being considered as an opponent in the wake of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s legal issues.
Golden Boy CEO Richard Schaefer claims Top Rank won’t negotiate Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao, but rival Bob Arum says Schaefer “is jumping to conclusions.”
Proceeds from the sale of Scent of A Champion, a cologne endorsed by Manny Pacquaio, will go toward brain research for boxers.
Michael Koncz: “It’s evident to me what Floyd Mayweather’s camp is doing. They’re just making an announcement to steal the thunder from Manny Pacquiao’s show that’s coming up.”
Michael Koncz and VisionQwest President Michael Lodge dispute the facts concerning Manny Pacquiao’s financial situation.
With the third fight against Juan Manuel Marquez approaching, Manny Pacquiao plans to make this the final word on who’s better. So why have a rematch clause in the contract?