He showcased his explosiveness and used a first-round knockdown to secure a split-decision win manny pacquiao and mayweather fight live Keith Thurman and become the WBA Super welterweight champion in front of sellout crowd of 14, at MGM Grand Garden Arena. Pacquiao did that, but he also had to endure a resolute Thurman, who refused to wilt under the pressure of Pacquiao's attack. I think we made the fans happy tonight because it was a good fight.
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Manny Pacquiao rematch is reportedly progressing but Mikey Garcia could be talking about Pacquiao as his next opponent. Hong Kong's DEF Promotions director and promoter Jay Lau revealed that Mayweather is currently more interested in a rematch of his mega-fight with Pacquiao than finalizing the exhibition match deal, Boxing Scene reported.
Lau admitted that the rematch between Mayweather and Pacquiao is a lot more important than the exhibition match they were trying to organize.
Something like Mayweather vs Tenshin in Japan. We spoke a bit about doing a special fight in China, but half way through he turned to the Pacquiao rematch so we stopped.
However, Lau shed some light on the matter and confessed that that they will also benefit in the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao rematch. If that happens we will stop everything and let him do his thing first.
Floyd Mayweather Jr. During the brief talk, Gibbons told Mayweather that Pacquiao is not doing any exhibition fights but professional fights only. Mikey Garcia is looking for a big title fight at pounds.