The former world champion in eight different weight division Manny Pacquiao has a boxing record of 57-6-2 (38 knockouts) and he entered as the No.1 welterweight in the world. He suffered two consecutive defeats in 2012, against Timothy Bradley (their first fight – but it was a controversial decision – Bradley vs Pacquiao I) and Juan Manuel Marquez (fight of the year 2012 by The Ring magazine, Pacquiao vs Marquez 4); after this fight he has won three bouts taking revenge on Bradley in their rematch (=Pacquiao vs Bradley II) but then he lost the “Fight of the Century” against Floyd Mayweather Jr (even if PacMan had suffered a shoulder injury before the bout, Mayweather vs Pacquiao).
His opponent, the former world champion in two different weight classes Timothy Bradley Jr, has an official record of 33-1-1 (13 knockouts) and he entered as the No.3 in the same weight class. After losing against Pacquiao in 2014, he drew with Diego Gabriel Chaves (=Bradley vs Chaves) and he won over Jessie Vargas (=Bradley vs Vargas) and Brandon Rios (=Bradley vs Rios). Pacquiao vs Bradley 3 is valid for the vacant WBO International welterweight title. Watch the video and rate this fight!
Where: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las vegas, Nevada, USA
Division: welterweight (147 lbs, 66.7 kg)
Title: vacant WBO International welterweight title
Pacquiao’s previous fight: Floyd Mayweather Jr vs Manny Pacquiao
Bradley’s previous fight: Timothy Bradley vs Brandon Rios
Pacquiao’s next fight: Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas
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