Pacquiao vs. Bradley 2 will happen this Saturday, April 12 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, the final pres conference for the main event took place today (Wednesday, April 9) the fighters showed calm, respectful and poised. Top Rank’s CEO, Bob Arum, however, was not shy of showing his discomfort (he was rightfully upset) towards the fact that the MGM Grand has posters and advertisement up for a different fight (Mayweather vs. Maidana) all over the hotel.
Bob Arum made his remarks while MGM executive, Richard Sturm, was sitting right next to him, earlier in the presser Arum introduced Sturm as “president of hanging posters for the wrong fight”.
Pacquiao vs. Bradley will be produced and distributed LIVE by HBO Pay-per-View beginning at 9PM EST/6p.m. PST
In this video interview, Marcos Villegas speaks to Manny Pacquiao about posters all over the MGM Grand of Floyd Mayweather Jr. as well as how his fight week is going and who has hit him the hardest.
Bob Arum goes off on MGM properties over their Mayweather promotion on Pacquiao fight week
Pound for pound titans, Fighter of the Decade MANNY “Pacman” PACQUIAO (55-5-2, 38 KOs), the lone congressional representative from the Sarangani Province in the Philippines, and undefeated two-division world champion TIMOTHY “Desert Storm” BRADLEY (31-0, 12 KOs), of Palm Springs, Calif., hosted the Final Press Conference Luncheon for their eagerly-anticipated WBO welterweight championship rematch.
At the end of the presser Bob Arum would go off on MGM properties over their Mayweather promotion on Pacquiao fight week.
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Fighter of the decade Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao will be facing Timothy “Desert Storm” Bradley for a second time on April 12, at MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas. Bradley will be defending his WBO Welterweight Title. This is a highly anticipated rematch, boxing fans have been asking for it since Bradley got the controversial SD win over Pacquiao in their first match. Timothy Bradley has since proven he is a warrior and he feels he is a better fighter today and that he can beat Manny Pacquiao with no problem, “Pacquiao no longer has what it takes” he’s said several times. Manny Pacquiao on the other hand has worked hard to come back after his loss to Timothy Bradley and his KO defeat to Juan Manuel Marquez, he had a win over Brandon Rios in 2013 and he feels ready to show that he can still have the necessary skills and aggressiveness to be a world champion.
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