The world champion under version WBA in the Welterweight division, former world champion in eight weight categories Manny Pacquiao (61-7-2, 39 KO’s) may end his career if he doesn’t get a rematch with former world champion in five weight categories American Floyd Mayweather (50-0, 27 KO’s).
This told, Pacquiao trainer Freddie roach.
According to him, such an option they have long been discussed.
“Manny will retire if they can’t agree with Floyd about revenge. Such a development is likely, and we discussed this for a long time.
Manny really wants to fight Mayweather, but for now we just have to wait what will happen next,” – reports the words of the roach Fight Hub.
The first fight Mayweather-Pacquiao on 2 may 2015, and ended with the victory of Mayweather by unanimous decision. At stake were the titles WBA super, WBC and WBO.
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao
Manny Pacquiao (60-7-2, 39 KO’s) will retire in 2019. This was told by his promoter Bob Arum. He also said that Pacquiao plans to hold three fights.
“The meeting was intense and informative. We found out what he wants. He’s going to do one fight this year, then two games the next and then retires,” – the words of Arum to BoxingScene.
Recall, Pacquiao, who now holds a post of the Senator of Parliament, said it has no plans to run for President of the Philippines.
“After I became a Senator, I don’t know whether I will run for the presidency. Someone will say that would like this, but it is a huge responsibility, and while I have no plans to run for President.
I’m happy to be a Senator and to serve his country and at the same time have the opportunity to pursue a career boxer. Today my plan is to pursue a career as I can do it” – the words Pacquiao BoxingScene.
Time Pacquiao a Senator ends in 2022.
As reported by the portal Znayu, Pacquiao shared his plans in politics.