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In the midst of a global promotional tour, Manny Pacquiao and Brandon “Bam Bam” Rios hosted their first U.S. press conference Tuesday in New York City’s Chinatown. Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KOs) will battle the 26-year-old Rios (31-1-1, 23 KOs) on November 23 at the CotaiArena in Macau. An eight-division titlist, Pacquiao was violently knocked onto Queer Street by Juan Manuel Marquez last December. Meanwhile, Rios most recently suffered a unanimous decision loss to Mike Alvarado in their March rematch. “I didn’t pick an easy opponent because I believe that in the last fight many people are thinking my boxing career … Continue reading →
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Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KOs) and Brandon "Bam Bam" Rios (31-1-1, 22 KOs), visited ESPN’s Bristol, Conn. headquarters today, appearing on various platforms including First Take. Right here, you can view a photo gallery of Pacquiao and Rios at ESPN, as they prepare to begin training camp for their upcoming fall clash, in which each man will have the...
Pacquiao is set to make his China debut versus the young and ready Brandon Rios. Youth vs experience will be put to battle.
The agonizing defeat that befell Pacquiao with the blast of Juan Manuel Marquez’s fist on his jaw last December sent shivers down the spine of the boxing world.
Today in the New York leg of a global promotional tour for the upcoming bout in Macau China...
After a stop at ESPN on Monday, the Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios press conference continued on Tuesday afternoon with a visit to New York City. The fighters and their teams gave their thoughts on the upcoming clash yet again, as the global whirlwind from China to the U.S. to begin promoting this fight nears its end. Right here, you'll find the photos and video of the Pacquiao...
The war of words between Manny Pacquiao’s and Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s camps is an unending affair and Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, is adding more fuel to the fire.
Roach responded to Mayweather (44-0, 26 KOs) calling Pacquiao a “has been” by saying that Mayweather is a little washed up himself. Sure one could say that about Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38 KOs) at this junction...
Three Fights, Six Big Names: Who Will Impress Us the Most?
Many of the sport's biggest attractions are in action this fall, as fight fans will be treated to competitive match-ups headlined by the trio of Floyd Mayweather vs. Saul "Canelo" Alvarez, Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios, and Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Timothy Bradley.
Together, that group make's about a third...
Brandon Rios and Manny Pacquiao have a date in the boxing ring on November 24th. They have started their tour to promote the fight that will happen in Macau. The [...]
The August 9 edition of ESPN’s Friday Night Fights will feature Lightweights Rustam “The Mongoose” Nugaev (24-6, 14 KOs) and Jose “El Loco” Hernandez (14-6-1, 6 KOs) in the 10-round main event. Friday’s show from Morongo Casino Resort in Cabazon Calif., will air live at 10 p.m. ET on ESPN2.
Both shows will include taped interviews with Manny...