Boxing

“Pacquiao will have earned $500 million from boxing purses and endorsements during his two-decade professional career.”

So wrote Kurt Badenhausen of Forbes last April, on the eve of Manny Pacquiao’s supposed last fight against Timothy Bradley. Clearly both the monetary amount and the title of “last fight” are now no longer valid. To be sure, Pacquiao is facing reliable if not brilliant welterweight Jessie Vargas this Saturday in yet another Vegas throwdown. He’s also set to make a whole lot of money in doing so. Make no mistake about it, the gravy train keeps rolling for Pacquiao.

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Not only does he have a golden fist, but a golden heart too!

Once again, the Filipino fighter and champion Manny Pacquiao has taken home a new win that makes many Filipinos proud. Not only does he make every Filipino happy with the results he brings in, but his kind-heartedness towards the less fortunate is something Manny Pacquiao never forgets to do.

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Las Vegas  via Ysa -   The only eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao and the WBO welterweight champion Jessie Vargas easily made the 147-pound weight limit Friday, with the former tipping the scales at 144.8 pounds and the latter at 146.5 pounds in front of a huge crowd at the Wynn Las Vegas – Encore Theatre.

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  LAS VEGAS via ANAGEN -   “I have high respect for the legend,” says World Boxing Organization Welterweight Champion Jessie Vargas, referring to his opponent on November 5, the only eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao.

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LAS VEGAS via Glutamax “Will we see Manny score a knockout for the first time in years? Well, let’s see,” said a hopeful Freddie Roach during the press conference before the highly anticipated WBO Welterweight Title bout between eight-division World Boxing Champion Manny Pacquiao and World Boxing Organization Welterweight Champion Jessie Vargas , on November 5, 2016 at Thomas & Mack Center, Paradise, Las Vegas, Nevada.

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LAS VEGAS via GLUTAMAX - In the world of boxing, punches and strikes are not all that matter. Even looks do.

Good-looking Jessie Vargas, the World Boxing Organization Welterweight Champion who will face Manny Pacquiao this Sunday, was also offered to be a model and a movie star, but he insisted on his boxing career.

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