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Manny Pacquiao eyes boxing return with Saudi Arabia exhibition fight against former sparring partner
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Manny Pacquiao eyes boxing return with Saudi Arabia exhibition fight against former sparring partner

Pacquiao is set to join other retired boxing greats who have ventured onto the exhibition circuit.

Manny Pacquiao concedes defeat in Philippines presidential election
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Manny Pacquiao concedes defeat in Philippines presidential election

Manny Pacquiao, a fervent evangelical Christian, said he prayed for the success of the Marcos administration and that it would "uplift the lives and help many poor".

Manny Pacquiao gets knock out blow in Philippines presidential polls
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Manny Pacquiao gets knock out blow in Philippines presidential polls

An initial tally showed Manny Pacquiao picked up fewer than four million votes, or 6.8 percent of votes counted.

Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao retires, calls it the ‘hardest decision’ of his life
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Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao retires, calls it the ‘hardest decision’ of his life

The eight-division world champion and senator, who has his sights set on a high-stakes rumble to replace President Rodrigo Duterte, said quitting boxing was the "hardest decision" of his life.

Boxing icon and Philippine senator Manny Pacquiao to run for president in 2022
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Boxing icon and Philippine senator Manny Pacquiao to run for president in 2022

Pacquiao accepted the nomination of his PDP-Laban party at its national convention on Sunday, pledging to honestly serve the Filipino people who he said have been waiting for a change of government.

Manny Pacquiao says 'may not' return to ring after Yordenis Ugas upset
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Manny Pacquiao says 'may not' return to ring after Yordenis Ugas upset

If Saturday's loss was Pacquiao's final fight, it marks the end of a glittering 26-year professional career that has already ensured the Filipino will go down as one of the all-time greats.

Yordenis Ugas beats Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision
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Yordenis Ugas beats Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision

Two judges scored it 116-112 in favour of Ugás, and a third had it 115-113.

Manny Pacquiao takes on Yordenis Ugás before likely presidential run in Philippines
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Manny Pacquiao takes on Yordenis Ugás before likely presidential run in Philippines

Pacquiao (62-7-2, 39 KOs) is returning to the ring after a two-year absence — the longest of his career — to fight for another world title in front of a big Vegas crowd and a pay-per-view audience.

Floyd Mayweather returns to fight YouTube sensation Logan Paul at Hard Rock Stadium
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Floyd Mayweather returns to fight YouTube sensation Logan Paul at Hard Rock Stadium

Mayweather and Paul are to box eight, three-minute rounds. There will be no scoring. Each can win only by knockout, technical knockout or disqualification.

Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence: Filipino icon picking young lion solidly places him in GOAT conversation
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Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence: Filipino icon picking young lion solidly places him in GOAT conversation

This is a truly dangerous fight for 42-year-old Pacquiao which could see his career brought to a swift and destructive end. This is the type of bout — extremely high risk for relatively moderate rewards — that modern fighters simply don't take.

Manny Pacquiao announces Errol Spence fight in Las Vegas in August
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Manny Pacquiao announces Errol Spence fight in Las Vegas in August

Pacquiao will be fighting for the first time since he beat Keith Thurman in July 2019 for the WBA welterweight title.

UFC 257: Hurt and heartbroken Conor McGregor ponders future after defeat against Dustin Poirier
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UFC 257: Hurt and heartbroken Conor McGregor ponders future after defeat against Dustin Poirier

The 32-year-old McGregor had been an overwhelming favourite to register a winning return after a year away from the octagon.

UFC 257: Dustin Poirier avenges 2014 loss, knocks out Conor McGregor
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UFC 257: Dustin Poirier avenges 2014 loss, knocks out Conor McGregor

Poirier, who now has a UFC record of 27-6, used low calf kicks in an effort to put McGregor (22-5) off his usual ferocious stand-up game — and it worked

Confident Tyson Fury says he will knock out Anthony Joshua inside two rounds
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Confident Tyson Fury says he will knock out Anthony Joshua inside two rounds

Fury is optimistic the fight, which would be one of the biggest in British boxing history, will take place as soon as possible.

Terence Crawford eyes more boxing glory as he takes on Kell Brook for WBO welterweight title
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Terence Crawford eyes more boxing glory as he takes on Kell Brook for WBO welterweight title

Terence Crawford is a huge favourite in Las Vegas to beat Kell Brook, who is coming down from his recent weight of 154 pounds to challenge Crawford for the WBO welterweight title.

Pacquiao vs McGregor may result in plenty of dollars for UFC star, but risk far outweighs the reward
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Pacquiao vs McGregor may result in plenty of dollars for UFC star, but risk far outweighs the reward

The upcoming bout between Filipino legend Manny Pacquiao and Conor McGregor is likely to be different from the MMA star's foray with Floyd Mayweather Jr. It is because while Mayweather did not knock McGregor out senseless, Pacquiao can do precisely that.

Manny Pacquiao camp says Conor McGregor fight being considered, acknowledge 'tremendous global event'
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Manny Pacquiao camp says Conor McGregor fight being considered, acknowledge 'tremendous global event'

Sean Gibbons, president of Manny Pacquiao Promotions, said a fight between the eight-division world champion and McGregor would be a "tremendous global event."

'I'm back': Mike Tyson once again tease boxing fans about possible return to ring with training video
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'I'm back': Mike Tyson once again tease boxing fans about possible return to ring with training video

The newest video showed Tyson growling through a workout hitting the pads in yet another display of the ferocious power that made him one of the sport’s most feared punchers.

Veteran boxing promoter Bob Arum asks Manny Pacquiao to fight Floyd Mayweather or retire
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Veteran boxing promoter Bob Arum asks Manny Pacquiao to fight Floyd Mayweather or retire

Manny Pacquiao, who won a bruising 12-round battle with Keith Thurman to capture the WBA welterweight crown in July, has not scheduled his next fight.

Boxing champ Manny Pacquiao launches his own cryptocurrency called 'Pac'
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Boxing champ Manny Pacquiao launches his own cryptocurrency called 'Pac'

'Pac' tokens will allow fans to buy his merchandise and interact with him via social media.