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Koncz Disputes: Pacquiao's Door Open For Mayweather

By Lem Satterfield

Michael Koncz, adviser to WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (52-3, 38KOs), says the boxer was recently misquoted in press with respect to a possible mega-fight with unbeaten, six-time champion, Floyd Mayweather (41-0, 25 KOs). It was reported that Pacquiao closed the door on a potential Mayweather fight.

"Manny's just been misquoted. There's always a possibility to fight Floyd," said Michael Koncz. "We've never closed the door. But there's no discussions going on between our camp and Floyd's camp. There's no discussions between the camps."

Pacquiao is in the Philippines with trainer Freddie Roach, preparing for the May 7th title defense against former three division champion Shane Mosley at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Koncz said sparring partners David Rodela and Shawn Porter are expected to report to camp on March 30.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by ThePrince on 03-12-2011

[QUOTE=leonthegee;10223509]Thats funny since two years ago Manny wouldnt be caught dead near Shane. Mannys tried everything from changing fight dates to asking for 10 mil per pound over the ww limit in order to get out of a fight with…

Comment by leonthegee on 03-12-2011

[QUOTE=EL_cano;10221204]Nah!! The world knows pacquiao got the upperlead in all terms. Once pac defeats mosley, there will br no more excuses for floyd. All floyd had to do is to get in the ring and stop running and hiding like…

Comment by LeadUppercut on 03-12-2011

4 pages ? That fkn suxx. Roger can do 80 pages. Koncz is not elite, Roger is. :D

Comment by MindBat on 03-12-2011

Waiting on Pacquiao's ghost writer to chime in with an article on why Knocz is wrong, and another "challenge" for Floyd.

Comment by Sugar Q on 03-12-2011

[QUOTE=oj simpson;10221461]there's a reason why pac hasnt fired koncz...... Pac has koncz say & do all the dirty things that pac cant say & do publicly. Konsc gets the blame & hate while pac gets off free.[/QUOTE] Very true. Only…

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