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posted Mar 17, 2015, 12:40 PM by Duke Miller   [ updated Mar 17, 2015, 12:42 PM ]

Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather in 2015: The impossible dream?

FightSaga - ‎18 hours ago‎

A few months ago, Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao seemed impossible for various reasons as both camps blamed the other for slowed negotiations, and fans were left disenchanted with the sport. An array of problems halted negotiations such as purse ...

Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquiao: Multi-million pound UK television deal to ...

Telegraph.co.uk - ‎16 hours ago‎

The most ever was 1.2 million PPV viewers in the UK for Ricky Hatton versus Floyd Mayweather, although this event on May 2 is expected to shatter that record, potentially reaching between 1.5 and 1.8 million PPV buys. If the cost were to be set at £20 it ...

Mike Jimenez vs. Jesse Hart on Mayweather-Pacquiao undercard on May 2nd

Boxing News 24 - ‎15 hours ago‎

Chicago, IL (March 16, 2015)– Chicago's top boxing prospect “Hollywood” Mike Jimenez (16-0, 10 KOs) will be part of boxing history as he will be fighting for the vacant USBA Super Middleweight title on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao vs.

Mayweather vsPacquiao: Biggest Potential Problem for Both Fighters

Bleacher Report - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

Every fight presents its own set of unique challenges. The upcoming Floyd Mayweather Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao bout on May 2 is no exception. While many of us are caught up in the spectacle the fight will create, there's still nuts-and-bolts strategy that must be ...

Manny Pacquiao takes unannounced drug test as Floyd Mayweather Jnr calls in ...

Daily Mail - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

Pacquiao has already been paid damages – reportedly in seven figures – after taking legal action for remarks made by members of the Mayweather team, when they began demanding drugs-testing, which inferred that he might have used performance ...

Mayweather-Pacquiao Update: Pacman Sparring With Guillermo Rigondeaux ...

Yibada (English Edition) - ‎18 hours ago‎

Eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao appears to have a counter-punch to Floyd Mayweather's stash of high-caliber sparring partners, as Philippine-based news agency GMA News reported that the Pacman is currently sparring with reigning ...

Tyson: We'll see how tough Mayweather is against Pacquiao

CBSSports.com - ‎22 hours ago‎

Once Mike Tyson has been uncorked, it's tough to put a lid on him -- and that's not a bad thing. Earlier this month, Tyson posted a video in which he broke down the upcoming fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao. Then, last week, Tyson took ...

Floyd Mayweather prepares for Manny Pacquiao showdown... by chopping wood

mirror.co.uk - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

Floyd Mayweather has found a novel way to keep fit ahead of his clash with Manny Pacquiao. The undefeated five-division world champion posted a video online of himself hacking at a felled tree trunk with an axe. The two fighters will meet in Las Vegas on ...

Manny Pacquiao gets FREE FOOD FOR LIFE if he can beat Floyd Mayweather

SB Nation - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

The only limitations are that Pacquiao has to eat at the restaurant and he can't bring any friends or family to eat for free, too. Other than that he can eat as much as he wants, when he wants, as often as he wants -- for life. Winning a huge title fight is worth ...

Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather Jr. News, Update: Filipino Fighter ...

Christian Post - ‎1 hour ago‎

News about the highly anticipated Manny Pacquiao versus Floyd Mayweather Jr. May 2 bout indicates that the former underwent a random drug test over the weekend. The fighting Filipino congress member had the drug test two days after he agreed to submit ...

Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr.: Freddie Roach Rips 'Money' As 'Not ...

Sports World News - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

"I mean he's not a good guy, he's not a good person, he's not a good role model," Roach said, admitting that Pacquiao has a strong, personal distaste for "Money"Mayweather. "I've never seen him dislike an opponent in my life, but you know what, he doesn't ...

Floyd Mayweather is all business, as is Manny Pacquiao

Newsday - ‎Mar 15, 2015‎

... up the minute they go on sale and people at home won't think twice about spending $100 or so on the pay-per-view. Just two men who beat people up for a living acting like perfect gentlemen. Not a new role for Pacquiao, but certainly one for Mayweather, ...

Mayweather vsPacquiao: Freddie Roach Insists Floyd Has Made Pac-Man 'Mad'

Bleacher Report - ‎1 hour ago‎

Manny Pacquiao is an amicable, inoffensive man who throughout his career has shown nothing but respect for his opponents. But according to the Filipino's trainer Freddie Roach, there's something about Floyd Mayweather that has gotten under his fighter's ...

Floyd Mayweather Challenged by Keith Thurman for Post-Manny Pacquiao Fight

Bleacher Report - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

Floyd Mayweather Jr. likely only has one thing on his mind at the moment: his May 2 fight with Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. However, he has now been called out by Keith "One Time" Thurman, the undefeated 26-year-old ...

Kovalev's Trainer Breaks Down Mayweather vsPacquiao

BoxingScene.com - ‎3 hours ago‎

“I'm still picking Mayweather,” Jackson said. “If Mayweather boxes and boxes, he wins the fight. But if he sits in the pocket and does that shoulder roll stuff, Pacquiao's smart, Pacquiaothrows a lot of shots. Just keep your distance and let your hands go, you ...

Roach Will Be Pacquiao's “Achilles Heel” for May 2 Showdown with Mayweather

Boxing News 24 - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

By Chester Rivers: Forget about WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao's questionable defense, lunging forward or short reach and height; Manny Pacquiao's Achilles heel will be his trainer Freddie Freddie Roach. Now I know a couple of you are ...

Chicago's "Hollywood" Mike Jimenez fighting on Pacquiao/Mayweather card

Fight News - ‎19 hours ago‎

Hot Chicago prospect “Hollywood” Mike Jimenez (16-0, 10 KOs) will be part of boxing history as he will be fighting for the vacant USBA Super Middleweight title on the undercard of the Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather pay-per-view on May 2nd, live ...

Pacquiao doesn't like Mayweather, says Roach

Boxing News 24 - ‎17 hours ago‎

So, according to Roach, Mayweather is the perfect opponent because Pacquiao doesn't like him? That doesn't make any sense. You're supposed to be detached when you fight, not seething with anger or dislike. If Pacquiao comes out in the ring hopping ...

Deep Dive on Mayweather V Pacquiao Part 1/2

Boxing News 24 - ‎15 hours ago‎

Since every man and his dog has an opinion and has written an article about the upcoming Manny Pacquiao v Floyd Mayweather Jr fight on May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, I thought why not me? So here is my 2 cents worth to add to the ...

Hall Of Fame Broadcaster Al Bernstein Talks Mayweather VsPacquiao A To Z

8countnews.com - ‎15 hours ago‎

Hall of Fame boxing Broadcaster Al Bernstein sat down with 8CountNews this evening and shared his thoughts on the BIG May 2nd showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao. Bernstein breaks it all down from A to Z. He talks about the ...

Thurman to Mayweather: You don't got to pay me mil

Boxing News 24 - ‎Mar 15, 2015‎

If Mayweather doesn't want to fight Pacquiao again, he can always fight Miguel Coto or Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. Those two fights would make Mayweather a lot of money, and both fights would likely bring in well over 1 million pay-per-view buys. You can't say ...

WATCH: Mayweather trains for Pacquiao by chopping wood

CBSSports.com - ‎22 hours ago‎

In preparation for his showdown against Manny PacquiaoMayweather is resorting to some old-school tactics. In a video perfectly fit for Rocky (in reality, it was only posted on his Instagram page), Mayweather was seen continuing his training for May 2 -- by ...

Sources: Unbeaten world champ Rigondeaux sparring with Pacquiao

GMA News - ‎Mar 15, 2015‎

Weight loss challenge ni Pacman, binuksan na; $10,000 ang grand prize · Pacquiao undergoes surprise drug test for Mayweather fight · WATCH: Divergent star Theo James outs himself as a Manny Pacquiao fan · Pacquiao training vs Mayweather, keeps ...

Pacquiao won't be sparring with Rigondeaux

Boxing News 24 - ‎12 hours ago‎

The other sparring partners are being kept a secret by Roach and Pacquiao. It's unclear what difference it makes if their names are known or not. It's not as if Mayweather is going to steal them away. Mayweather reportedly has close to 15 sparring partners in ...

Freddie Roach says Floyd Mayweather isn't a good role model

NJ.com - ‎6 hours ago‎

During an interview with Jim Rome over the weekend, Pacquiao's legendary trainer, Freddie Roach, described Mayweather as "very insecure" and said he doesn't believe kids should be looking up to the undefeated boxer. "Everything has to be his way. He has a comfort zone, like we couldn't say anything about the fight until he announced. He's very, very insecure," Roach told The Jim Rome Show. "He's not that good a guy, I mean he's not a good guy, he's ... Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao press conference ...

Floyd Mayweather -- $1000 A Plate Training Diet ... To Kick Manny's Ass

TMZ.com - ‎3 hours ago‎

"His favorite dish is spaghetti or tacos," Chef Q says ... but for the Pacquiao fight, he'll be focusing on high-levels of protein with no carbs -- turkey, chicken, beef and fish ... NO PORK! "Also, we are really big on juicing right now. So if Floyd wants something to ...

Manny Pacquaio vs Floyd Mayweather fight predictions: Bob Arum believes ...

ChristianToday - ‎1 hour ago‎

For promoter Bob Arum, he sees a repeat of Pacquiao's triumph over Oscar Dela Hoya once the Filipino boxer steps into the ring against undefeated American boxer FloydMayweather Jr. Arum is referring to the 2008 fight between a young Pacquiao and ...

Ray Mancini: Pacquiao a Bad Style For Floyd Mayweather

BoxingScene.com - ‎5 hours ago‎

2015 Hall of Famer Ray 'Boom Boom' Mancini is giving Floyd Mayweather Jr. the edge to defeat Manny Pacquiao when they collide for the WBO/WBA/WBC welterweight titles on May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Mancini is a big fan of Pacquiao and says the unorthodox southpaw style of the ... Even if the fight would have happened five or six years ago, Mancini would still select Mayweather to win for very same reasons. "The fight should have happened a long time ago but the same thing I said would ...

Mayweather-Pacquiao: Jimenez Steps Up Versus Hart

BoxingScene.com - ‎19 hours ago‎

Details of the epic May 2 event in Las Vegas continue to trickle out. Hours before Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao collide in what will surely land as the most lucrative event in boxing history, a pair of unbeaten prospects will clash in a super ...

Mayweather v Pacquiao: Why Are So Many Americans Not Routing For The ...

SportsBlog.com (blog) - ‎Mar 16, 2015‎

Mayweather says, he believes there are more Americans cheering for the Phillipine than they are him, whom he says, "Wearing the Red, White, & Blue. Is that true? Even though Pacquiao is of Phillipines descent, do we as people care about that? And, why do ..

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