Apr 19, 3 years ago

Videos: Manny Pacquiao prepares for Baguiao camp, shows speed, power and combination work

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Popular Filipino fighter Manny Pacquiao, 33, makes the fourth defence of his WBO welterweight world championship title on Saturday, June 9 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas when he takes on undefeated Californian Timothy Bradley, 28. Pacman has already begun his preparations and, in the official two-part training videos below, can be seen working the heavy bag and striking the pads with Buboy Fernandez ahead of camp in Baguiao, Philippines.

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Nov 7, 3 years ago

Fight Photos: What to expect during a Manny Pacquiao event

All Pictures: Stacey Verbeek – Maple Avenue Boxing Gym, Dallas

Filipino fighter Manny Pacquiao, a champion of eight divisions and the current WBO titlist at 147lbs, is one of boxing’s biggest attractions. When he fights, the crime rate in his own country goes down as everyone unites to watch their prized athlete box. He’s a guaranteed ticket-seller, a pay-per-view sensation and pound-for-pound star. So what can fans expect during fight week as the third installment of his saga with Juan Manuel Marquez on November 12 approaches?

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One: Pacmania. People who are normally well composed will be overcome with hysteria when Manny arrives

Two: Popular public workouts. Fans and media will want to sneak a peak at the champ in rehearsal

Three: Bob Arum. Pacquiao's promoter will field more questions about Floyd Mayweather than he will Marquez

Four: Manny's mummy. A proud mother will eagerly watch one of her sons in combat

Five: Manny's wife. Jinkee is effortlessly elegant, not media hungry but will readily smile sweetly for photographs

Six: Manny's brother. A former boxer himself, Bobby Pacquiao (29-15-3, 14ko) will go on morning runs with Manny

Seven: Manny's bro Buboy Fernandez. Long-time friend and training assistant Buboy will get a fit of giggles

Eight: Conditioner/Nutritionist Ariza. Alex will revel in the moment as it'll be his first Pac-Marquez fight

Nine: Acclaimed coach Roach. Freddie will make more bold predictions before the contest, maybe going for a Rd 1 KO

Ten: Throngs of media. The MGM Grand will be abuzz with photographers, journalists and broadcasters

Eleven: A knockdown or more. Pacquiao will be marshaled to a neutral corner as Marquez may end up canvassed

Twelve: Victory. Pacquiao is on a 14-strong winning run, against Marquez he'll likely extend that to 15

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