Floyd Mayweather Says He’ll Come Out of Retirement to Fight Manny Pacquiao Again
“I’m coming back to fight Manny Pacquiao this year. Another 9 figure payday on the way.”
One of the best boxers of all time wants a sequel to one of the sport’s most boring megafights.
“Money” posted footage of his tense confrontation with the Filipino boxing legend at a nightclub. The caption reads, “I’m coming back to fight Manny Pacquiao this year. Another 9 figure pay day on the way.”
The headline-grabbing ‘gram arrived the morning of the giant rematch between Canelo Alvarez and Gennady “GGG” Golovkin.
The boxers’ 2015 bout was widely regarded as a snoozefest that ended in a unanimous decision in favor of Mayweather. Officials revealed post-fight that Pacquiao competed with a should injury.
Pacquiao has been asking for a Mayweather rematch since he TKO’ed Lucas Matthysee for the WBA welterweight title in July of 2017.
A TKO victory in his return to the ring.
Manny Pacquiao knocked Lucas Matthysse down 3 times Saturday on his way to a welterweight world title. pic.twitter.com/C1unZxzRW2
— ESPN (@espn) July 15, 2018
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