A lot of fans are disappointed that Manny Pacquiao is likely going to face little known Australian fighter Jeff Horn next, but his promoter Bob Arum says there may be larger plans in store for the veteran Filipino fighter. After facing Horn in Brisbane on April 23rd, Arum is floating the i...
Bob Arum spoke on his star fighter Manny Pacquiao‘s future today, and revealed that a showdown between the Filipino legend a...
-OpeningRound Staff Manny Pacquiao announced today that he would likely retire next year after one final fight to focus on his political career, if, as he hopes, he gets elected. Pacquiao, currently a congressman, plans to run for Senate in his native Philippines. Pacquiao said he ha...
-OpeningRound Staff In a step closer to becoming President of The Philippines once his boxing career is over for good, Manny Pacquiao announced his plans to run for Senate in the Philippines. “Yes, I’m going to run for (a) Senate post this coming 2016 election. But as t...
-OpeningRound Staff In a shocking fight result that will surely alter the landscape of the 140 lb/147 lb division, and also throw a wrench into the sweepstakes for Manny Pacquiao’s comeback fight in early 2016, Ukraine’s Viktor “The Iceman” Postol(28-0, 12 KOs) upse...
-OpeningRound Staff In an Instagram post yesterday, Manny Pacquiao was seen an MRI as part of a follow-up exam for his right shoulder. and confirmed that his recovery is going as planned. “Thank you to all the doctors. Very good progress,” Pacquiao wrote. “Glory to God. Suc...
-OpeningRound Staff Manny Pacquiao’s longtime promoter Bob Arum confirmed that they are in ongoing “negotiations” with British welterweight star Amir Khan for a early 2016 fight in Las Vegas. This will be Pacquiao’s first fight since losing to Floyd Mayweather Jr....
-OpeningRound Staff Manny Pacquiao’s longtime promoter Bob Arum has brushed off reports which suggest that he’s in charge of selecting the next opponent for Manny Pacquiao (57-6, 38KOs). Pacquiao has been out of the ring since May 2nd, when he lost a twelve round unan...
-OpeningRound Staff Nobody thought that Manny Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum would be happy about reports released yesterday detailing Floyd Mayweather’s usage of IV injections in violation of World Anti-Doping Agency guidelines the day before fighting Pacquiao in May. Drug testin...
-OpeningRound Staff He’s one of biggest Muslim athletes in the world and a British-Pakistani, and a result welterweight superstar boxer Amir Khan has appealed to the UAE or Qatar to get in contact if they are interested in staging a possible showdown between himself and Filipino lege...
-OpeningRound Staff This is sure to make Manny Pacquiao supporters even more in awe of his legacy, and also make those viewing the injury of Pacquiao’s shoulder during his fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. on May 2nd as a farce and lame excuse for a poor performance. During t...
-OpeningRound Staff Top Rank’s CEO, or better known as Manny Pacquiao’s promoter, Bob Arum is among the many who believe that Amir Khan should have gotten the Floyd Mayweather Jr. fight on September 12th, not Andre Berto. For example, Berto, 3-3 in his last six fights,...
-OpeningRound Staff After repeatedly turned down by Floyd Mayweather Jr., young British welterweight star Amir Khan is discouraged, but not down. He knows he deserves a big fight, and has now set his sights on Manny Pacquiao. According to Pacquiao’s promoter Bob Arum, that can pot...