Floyd Mayweather Jr. and social media is something to be thankful for this holiday season.
Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao has managed to defeat Chris Algieri during their bout Saturday, with a unanimous 12-round decision win. The decisive victory over the young 30-year old American has caused fans to turn their attention to Floyd Mayweather, with questions on whether the fight will finally happen or not.
Last week, Top Rank CEO Bob Arum told reporters that CBS Chairman Les Moonves is spearheading negotiations to finally get Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao into the ring after years of failed talks, and that AT&T Stadium, the 100,000-seat home of the Dallas Cowboys, would be a suitably oversize arena for the bout. On […]
Manny Pacquiao beat the hell out of Chris Algieri on his way to retaining his welterweight world title this weekend. Pacquiao won a unanimous decision, thanks in large part to the fact that he knocked Algieri down six times in 12 rounds. One of those knockdowns was accompanied by some ill-timed yet hilarious commentary from Algieri's trainer, Tim Lane. Read more...
After Manny Pacquiao dominated in his fight with Chris Algieri in Macau, boxing fans are wondering whether this means that the most-awaited fight will finally take place next year— the Pac-man vs. Floyd Mayweather Jr. match.
MACAO — Manny Pacquiao found his knockdown power Sunday, and that fits right in with his campaign to land a long-awaited showdown against unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Is there anything that Floyd Mayweather might have seen this weekend’s fight to embolden him to make the fight with Manny Pacquiao?
Live analysis of the boxing match between Manny Pacquiao (56-5-2, 38 knockouts) and Chris Algieri (20-0, 8 knockouts).
While various forces seem to be presently at work to bring Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. together early next year, Top Rank officials are quietly making other plans in case those arrangements blow up.
Manny Pacquiao easily beat Chris Algieri on Saturday night and used the post-match pulpit to push for The Fight Everyone Wants to See against Floyd Mayweather Jr. “For me, the fans deserve to see that fight,” Pacquiao said after knocking down Algieri six times — a career best — in their World Boxing Organization welterweight […]
WBO Welterweight Champion Manny ‘Pac-Man’ Pacquiao (57-5-2) handily out-boxed previously undefeated challenger and former kickboxer Chris Algeiri (20-1-0) to hand him his first professional defeat in a fight that solidified Pacquiao’s place atop the division. Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao used the momentum of his career-best six knockdowns Sunday to launch a renewed push for a much-anticipated fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
Manny Pacquiao knocks down American challenger Chris Algieri to retain his WBO welterweight championship.
Manny Pacquiao wins again and earns big, but will the IRS or Philippine taxman collect his purse?
It was all Manny Pacquiao on Saturday as he scored a unanimous decision victory against Chris Algieri. If you watched the fight on Saturday between Manny Pacquiao and Chris Algieri it wasn't a surprise that Pacquiao came away with the victory. Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao, one of boxing's few remaining superstars, returned to the squared circle last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014) to defend his WBO Welterweight belt against undefeated former kickboxer, Chris Algieri, in a 12-round HBO Boxing pay-per-view (PPV) catchweight (144 pounds) main event. For full Manny Pacquiao vs. Show More Summary
To watch full Manny Pacquiao vs. Chris Algieri fight video highlights from ESPN click here. Chris Algieri came into his fight with the great Manny Pacquiao last night (Sat., Nov. 22, 2014) a sizable underdog despite a career-best performance against Ruslan Provodnikov in his previous bout. Show More Summary
Manny Pacquiao badly wanted his five-year knockdown slump to end Saturday. It didn't, but the consolation was impactful.
Following his win over Chris Algieri, Manny Pacquiao said that he wants Floyd Mayweather next year, and recent chatter suggests that it may finally happen. Excuse me if you've heard this one before. But, a bout between Manny Pacquaio and Floyd Mayweather could actually happen. Show More Summary
Chris Algieri did everything right in the months and weeks leading up to his welterweight title fight with Manny Pacquiao.