Record:  57 – 5 – 2, 38 KO’s

Alias:  Pacman, The Filipino Slugger

Birthday:  December 17, 1978 (age 36)

Division:  Welterweight       (also rated at:  Flyweight, Super Batamweight, Featherweight, Super Featherweight, Lightweight, Junior Welterweight, Junior Middleweight)

Current Championships:  WBO Welterweight Title

Former Titles:  

  • WBC Flyweight
  • WBO, IBF   Super Bantamweight
  • TheRing, WBAsuper   Featherweight
  • TheRing, WBC, IBA   Super Featherweight
  • WBC   Lightweight
  • TheRing, IBO   Junior Welterweight
  • WBO   Welterweight
  • WBC   Junior Middleweight

Key Wins:  

  • Marco Antonio Barrera – TKO 11th round, 11/15/03.  (Won TheRing Featherweight Title)
  • Juan Manuel Marquez #2 – SD 12 rounds, 3/15/08.  (Won WBC & vacant TheRing Super Featherweight Titles)
  • Ricky Hatton – KO 2nd round, 5/2/09.  (Won TheRing & IBO Junior Welterweight Titles)
  • Miguel Cotto – TKO 12th round, 11/14/09.  (Won WBO Welterweight Title)
  • Antonio Margarito – UD 12 rounds, 11/13/10.  (Won vacant WBC Junior Middleweight Title)
  • Timothy Bradley #2 – UD 12 rounds, 4/12/14  (Won WBO Welterweight Title)

Notable Losses:  

  • Timothy Bradley #1 – SD 12 rounds, 6/9/12.  (Lost WBO Welterweight title.  Decision widely disputed)
  • Juan Manuel Marquez #4 – KO 6th round, 12/8/12.

Recent News:

Finnally the fight we have all been waiting for is happening on May 2nd 2015.  Five years in the making, Manny Pacquiao will take on Floyd Mayweather at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas Nevada.  Pacquiao will be defending his WBO Welterweight Title, and fighting for the WBC, WBAsuper, and TheRing Welterweight titles.  It has been deemed the fight of the century and will gross over 400 million dollars.  This is the first time that HBO and Showtime will have a joint venture, since Mike Tyson fought Lenox Lewis in 2002.



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