Once more, with feeling.
Later this evening (Sat., April 9, 2016), Welterweight standouts Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley will battle for the third time inside MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, headlining a fairly stacked HBO Boxing pay-per-view (PPV) card that’s filled with prospects.
MMAmania.com will deliver LIVE coverage of “Pacquiao vs. Bradley 3,” starting with the HBO PPV broadcast at 9 p.m. ET. We will also offer a stream for the various non-televised undercard bouts, which feature top prospects Oleksandr Gvozdyk and Egidijus Kavaliauskas, starting at 6 p.m. ET.
WBO Super Middleweight Champion Arthur Abraham helms the co-main event, defending his belt against the fast-rising Gilberto Ramirez, while prospects Oscar Valdez and Jose Ramirez face Evgeny Gradovich and Manuel Perez, respectively.
After 24 rounds in the ring together, will Pacquiao and Bradley give us any surprises on tonight? Let’s find out:
Name: Emmanuel “Manny” Pacquiao
Record: 57-6-2, 38 KO
Last Five Fights: Floyd Mayweather (UD Loss), Chris Algieri (UD), Tim Bradley (UD), Brandon Rios (UD), Juan Manuel Marquez (Knockout Loss)
Significant Victories (other than those mentioned above): Juan Manuel Marquez (2x), Miguel Cotto, Ricky Hatton, Oscar de la Hoya, Marco Antonio Barrera (2x), Erik Morales (2x), Lehlo Ledwaba
Name: Timothy Bradley Jr.
Record: 33-3-1, 13 KO
Last Five Fights: Brandon Rios (TKO-9), Jessie Vargas (UD), Diego Chaves (Split Draw), Manny Pacquiao (UD Loss), Juan Manuel Marquez (SD)
Significant Victories (other than those mentioned above): Devon Alexander, Juan Carlos Abregu, Lamont Peterson, Kendall Holt, Miguel Vazquez
I’ve broken down Pacquiao before, but Bradley has fascinated me since I first really started paying attention to his style. On the surface, it looks like it shouldn’t work; his punches can get loopy at times, he doesn’t have much power, and those bursts of aggression he’s picked up ostensibly put him in harm’s way.
The truth of the matter, ….View full article
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