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Arum Expects Pacquiao To Fight at Least Six More Times

By Jhonny Gonzalez

Top Rank's CEO Bob Arum expects WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao to continue boxing until at least 2013. When he recently met with Pacquiao in the Philippines, the superstar boxer told Arum that the plans to fight at least two times per year, until 2013, and then retire.

The first fight of this year will be on May 7 against Shane Mosley. Pacquiao is expected to return in September or October for his second fight of the year. 

"[He won't retire] before 2013. He told me that on the day of his birthday in the Philippines. Between 2011, 2012 and 2013, he plans to have six fights," Arum said.

The issue that continues to come up is whether the boxing world will ever see a fight between Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. Arum doesn't see it taking place for the moment. He recently made attempts to contract Mayweather, who never returned any of the calls.

"Mayweather? You said Mayweather," Arum said. "Please, does anyone know where he is or where to find Floyd Mayweather Jr.?"

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by | THE KING | on 01-18-2011

[QUOTE=mikemurni;9973407]They keep sayin' that Pac fights fighters coming out from a loss which is not true since these fighters have already taken fights that they have won after those loses. And second, these fighters did lose but they lose against…

Comment by V.WEBB on 01-18-2011

[QUOTE=gopi11;9968991]LMAO!!! [img]http://www.gifsoup.com/view4/1214432/mayweather-knocked-down-o.gif[/img] [img]http://www.gifsoup.com/view/402009/floyd-hurt-o.gif[/img] [img]http://www.gifsoup.com/view/610159/floyd-corley-1-o.gif[/img] [img]http://www.gifsoup.com/view/610417/floyd-corley-2-o.gif[/img][/QUOTE] How did those fights turn out for Judah and Corley?

Comment by mikemurni on 01-18-2011

They keep sayin' that Pac fights fighters coming out from a loss which is not true since these fighters have already taken fights that they have won after those loses. And second, these fighters did lose but they lose against…

Comment by Red Rebel on 01-18-2011

both are no longer in their prime now.

Comment by Laborer on 01-18-2011

[QUOTE=RisAri0;9972819]floyd will be the 6th fight[/QUOTE] i hope so. the earlier the better, while both are still at their prime.

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