Tag Archives: Manny Pacquiao


Matthysse vs. Paquiao Possible For July 8th For WBA 147lb Title

By Allan McGoldrick (@AMCGUK) A deal between Lucas Mattysse (39-4, 36KOs) and Manny Pacquiao (59-7, 38 KOs) is almost done and an agreement has been reached verbally according to reports….


Who is the Best Welterweight in the World?

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) For many years the welterweight division was ruled through sleight of hand and speed of boxing brain by the great Floyd Mayweather. Now retired and pursuing…


One-on-One with HBO’s Larry Merchant

By: Jerome Souza (@Jerome510) In one of boxing’s busiest and biggest months of the year, FirstClassBoxing.com was able to sit down with ledgendary HBO boxing commentator Larry Merchant and get…


Manny Pacquiao Vs. Jessie Vargas: Pacquiao’s Last Stand

By Dallas Orysiuk (@Chargers204) This Saturday, for the first time since his 2011 fight against Shane Mosley, Manny Pacquiao will not be fighting on HBO when he takes on Jessie…


Predictions: Manny Pacquiao vs. Jessie Vargas

Predictions: Manny Pacquiao vs. Jessie Vargas By Jerome Souza: (@Jerome510) In preparation for Top Rank’s self-distributed pay-per-view event headlined by Manny Pacquiao and Jessie Vargas on November 5th, I’ve decided…


Three-Man Shortlist for Pacquiao Fight

By Alex Beard (@alex_beard17) Bob Arum has revealed the three fighters who are in consideration to fight Manny Pacquiao in a comeback fight this autumn. Arum has been told to…


Pacquiao to Unretire for Autumn Bout

By Dre Idowu (@GetdareIdowu) Manny Pacquiao announced is retirement from boxing, after is unanimous decision victory against Timothy Bradley on the 9th of April. The former eight-division world champion, who…

Bradley Vs. Pacquaio 3

Bradley Vs. Pacquaio this Saturday: A Preview of the Rubber Match

By: Dallas Orysiuk This Saturday, in what could be the Filipino superstar’s last fight of his career, Manny Pacquiao, 57-6-2, 38 KOs, squares off with Timothy Bradley, 33-1-1, 13 KOs…


Boxing and that Damned 0!

I frequent the boxing boards far more often than I should. If a passion more befits me then im yet to find it….ok, ok, let’s play ball and bark out…


Roach Skeptical about Pacquiao’s Retirement

Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach is sceptical about Manny Pacquiao hanging up his gloves following his rubber match with Timothy Bradley this weekend. The Filipino superstar is tipped to…