Pacquiao vs. Algieri

Manny Pacquiao beat Timothy Bradley on scorecards to win the WBO welterweight title in Las Vegas.

The 35 years old Pacquiao, who lost to American pugilist Tim Bradley in a controversial first meeting in 2012, was the winner on all three judges' scorecards.

"I proved tonight that my journey in boxing will continue," said Pacquiao, who has won 56 of his 63 fights.
Bradley, 30, said: "I was determined to knock him out. I got beaten here but the war is not over.

Manny Pacquiao has won world titles in eight weight divisions during an remarkable career that began in 1995, but Bradley questioned his hunger in the build-up to their rematch.

Pacquiao was asked how longer he'll continue, Pacquiao answered: "A couple more years."

"There's no problem for me. My job is to fight in the ring - any opponent."

Bradley, unbeaten in his 32 previous fights, received hate mail and death threats after claiming a disputed points win over Pacquiao in their first bout.

"I thought I had to do more [than the first fight]- that's why I was going for a knockout," Bradley said of his occasional ill-discipline at the MGM Grand on Saturday.

"I was trying to hit him with something over the top when he was throwing."

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Manny Pacquiao and Tim Bradley has finally arrived at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The two great warriors with their respective teams were welcomed by thousands of fans at the grand entrance of MGM Grand Garden Lobby. It's jam-packed atmosphere of fans, pundits and press people wanting to see the two boxers for their eagerly-anticipated rematch.

The Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 will be exclusively be available through HBO Pay-Per-View (PPV) worldwide. Fans are advised to order their PPV listings to avoid inconvenience and hassle on the night of the bout. Eight division champion Pacquiao (55-5-2, 38 KOs) and current WBO welterweight title holder Bradley (31-0, 12 KOs) meet at the MGM Grand Garden Arena.

Who do you think will win this matchup?

Check out video of arrival of Pacquiao team at the MGM Grand.

  • Thursday, April 10
  • Final episode of “24/7: Pacquiao/Bradley 2,” 8:30 p.m. ET/PT HBO will air its final installment of the documentary series following both fighters and their camps leading up to the bout.
  • Friday, April 11
  • Fighter Weigh-In airs on HBO, ESPN3, and SportsCenter: 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT
  • Saturday, April 12
  • Live Pay Per View Broadcast, HBO PPV, 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT (undercard fights)
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The first time that Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley stepped inside of the ring, it appeared clear that Pacquiao walked away from the bout victorious. However, the judges on hand decided to make a highly controversial decision and scored the bout in favor of Bradley.

Now, Pacquiao and Bradley will square off for a second time April 12 on pay-per view for the WBO welterweight title and the Nevada State Athletic Commission allowed the fighters to have a say on who will be judging the bout.

“What the commission did was give us a whole list of officials that were being considered — judges and referees — and then we circulated it to both camps and we said knock out anybody that you feel may not be suitable,” said Top Rank chairman Bob Arum, who promotes both fighters, via

“Then we had a phone call with (commission chairman Francisco Aguilar and commissioner Bill Brady last week) and said, ‘Here are the officials that both sides have no objection to,’ and out of that they selected three judges and the referee.”

In their last fight, it was judges C.J. Ross and Duane Ford who scored the bout in favor of Bradley, and neither of them will be involved in the decision this time around.

The three judges chosen for Pacquiao-Bradley II were Glenn Trowbridge of Nevada, Michael Pernick of Florida and John Keane from Great Britain. Neither fighter had any issues with the judges selected by the NSAC.

Neither camp can complain about the officials selected because these are judges approved by both camps and same with the referee,” Arum said. “I really commend the commission for taking the steps that they did and with all the transparency in this. It’s the fighters who are most affected by this decision and now neither fighter can say anything whatever happens.

Few days left before the big boxing rematch this April. Get ready fight fans for an awesome night of thrilling actions, excitement and fun. Witness the blow by blow coverage of Pacquiao-Bradley live televised pay-per-view broadcast. Enjoy!
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Top Rank has finalized the HBO pay-per-view undercard for the April 12 rematch between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, loaded with one of a hell stacked card: world-title fight, an interim world title fight, and a lightweight showdown between a pair of veterans with a habit of putting on good fights.

In the featured undercard bout, Khabib Allakhverdiev (19-0, 9 KO) will defend the WBA "regular" junior welterweight title against Jessie Vargas (23-0, 9 KO). Allakhverdiev, 31, won the then-vacant title against Joan Guzman in 2012, then signed with Top Rank and made one defense against Souleymane M'baye in Monaco. This will actually be Allakhverdiev's first fight on a Top Rank-promoted card as a Top Rank fighter.

Vargas, 24, is a former Mayweather Promotions prospect who jumped ship to Top Rank in 2012. His career has been steady at the same level since a 2011 win over Josesito Lopez. This will be his first shot at a world title -- whatever you think of the world title -- and he'll be looking to live up to some hype that has stagnated somewhat over the last year or so.

Former two-time super featherweight titlist Rocky Martinez (27-2-2, 16 KO) will move up to lightweight to face Raymundo Beltran (28-6-1, 17 KO) in the night's second PPV fight. Beltran, 32, hasn't fought since a highly controversial draw in the UK against lightweight titlist Ricky Burns last September, a fight most observers felt he'd obviously won. Martinez, 30, is coming off of a KO-8 loss to Mikey Garcia in November.

In the PPV opener, interim WBA super featherweight titleholder Bryan Vasquez (32-1, 17 KO) will face prospect Jose Felix Jr (26-0-1, 21 KO). The 21-year-old Felix has been impressive thus far as a pro, while Vasquez, 26, is probably best-known for a 2012 loss in Japan to Takashi Uchiyama.

This is a hell of action-packed night of thrilling explosives! Witness and experience the Pacquiao-Bradley 2 undercard LIVE televised on HBO pay-per-view on April 12. Enjoy.
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Watch Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley 2 full fight video highlights from the Pacquiao vs. Bradley rematch on Saturday night courtesy of ESPN. The highly and eagerly awaited rematch of former pound for pound king Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao and current title-holder of WBO 147-lbs belt Timothy "Desert" Storm Bradley. Thousand aficionados and die-hard sports fanatics are excitedly awaiting for the must-see title fight this 2014. Brace yourselves fans for the blow by blow coverage of Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 Live on HBO Pay-Per-View.

Update: Manny Pacquiao beats Timothy Bradley to reclaim WBO title

The Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 fight time starts with the preliminary bouts at 6PM then followed by the main headlined pay-per-view card. Fans are advised to buy Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 tickets earlier due to the fact that Pacquiao and Bradley tickets are flying out of box office so fast.

Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley rematch features an exciting grudges of both fighters as Pacquiao determined to avenge the first loss and taking back the belt he got while Bradley to earn a much deeper respect in the sports. Which fighter will emerge victorious is this matchup?

Boxing fans can watch Pacquiao-Bradley rematch live televised through various channels like HBO in United States, BoxNation in United Kingdom, Solar Sports in Philippines and many other more. Thousand fans can witness the fight through various online streaming links and Sopcast channels. So, don't miss to witness the exclusive broadcast of Pacquiao vs. Bradley Live streaming online via your PC, television set and mobile devices. Enjoy!
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Fight fans get ready to see an inside look of the highly anticipated April 12th HBO Pay-Per-View rematch between unbeaten World Boxing Organiation (WBO) welterweight champion Timothy Bradley Jr. and eight-division world titlist Manny Pacquiao on an all-new edition of "Face Off," starring the two prizefighters. “Face Off With Max Kellerman: Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2” debuts Saturday, March 22 at 11:45 p.m. (ET/PT) on HBO.

The said show is moderated by Max Kellerman, "Face Off" is an insightful and often gripping interview session in which the two fighters square off and answer Kellerman's questions. The fighters also get the chance to address each other and their fans in this engaging format.

The Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 Face Off with Max Kellerman episode is set to air multiple times on HBO and HBO2.

Face Off With Max Kellerman: Pacquiao/Bradley 2” kicks-off four consecutive weeks of original programming and features surrounding the first mega-fight of 2014. It culminates when Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 takes place Saturday, April 12 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Face Off is always worth a watch heading into a big fight, but the quality differs depending on the fighters involved. Neither man here is a huge trash talker, so don't expect much in terms of verbal fireworks. But the interesting facet of the program will be hearing Bradley confirm, once again and in front of Pacquiao, that he still believes he won the first fight, and hearing what Pacquiao has to say about his plans for scoring revenge.
Rest assured fans will be putting the full length video of Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 Face Off with Max Kellerman upon its release online. For more Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 Live updates of buzzing news and drama all the way leading the April 12 rumble. Don't miss it!
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The Pacquiao and Bradley 2 betting odds are buzzing in most gambling place most in United States as everyone are awaiting all the way to the April 12th eagerly awaited Manny Pacquiao vs. Timothy Bradley Rematch. Pacquiao is just a 2-1 favorite over Bradley which makes this boxing event one of the closest lines for a major boxing fight in history.

At the opening of betting lines, Manny Pacqquiao is listed at -180 while Bradley is at +160. This means you have to put up $180 on Pacquiao to win $100, while betting $100 on Bradley will give you $160.

This latest odds are closer compared to those in the first fight two years ago, with Pacquiao at -450 and Bradley at +360. By fight time, Pacquiao was a heavy 5-1 favorite over Bradley.

The Pacquiao-Bradley 2 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena is going to be an action-packed meeting of two warriors seeking for redemption. Pacquiao to settle the score that he rightfully got in the first meeting while the young undefeated champion seeking for respect and prove he was the real winner.

Let's get ready to rumble! To whom are you going to gamble your money for the Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 odds of the highly anticipated rematch?
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