Boxing fans and the sports world were sent into a whirlwind frenzy last week after Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr met face to face for the first time - raising hopes that the much-anticipated mega fight will go ahead....
Just as everybody thought it is going to happen, suddenly everybody is again disappointed. When will the Pacquiao-Mayweather conversation ever stop and cease to frustrate boxing fans? I am not about to blame Top Rank’s Bob Arum although he can certainly make this one best fight of the lifetime happen if he just steps aside....
Manny Pacquiao turns 36 today, perhaps reflecting on the little time that is left of his boxing career....
It is a fight that has been talked about over the last 5 or 6 years. It has come close before only to vanish into thin air and as the years went by, prospects of it ever happening have waned. But things now appear to be shaping up for what could be the biggest fight – money-wise – in all the history of individual sports....
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