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Marquez Not Giving Hints About His Boxing Future

Juan Manuel Marquez fought with a broken nose before he knocked out Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night.

The Mexican, his face a bloody mess from Pacquiao’s barrage of lefts, came back from a fifth-round knockdown to win in the sixth round.

He immediately turned his attention to celebrating his first victory in four fights against the Filipino.

“I am very happy. This is a result of all the hard work I did," he said after the bout in Las Vegas. "This was one of my best victories.”

Marquez said he had almost retired after the loss to Pacquiao in November last year. “I was going to retire but now I am happy I didn't."

Pacquiao said he may fight the Mexican for a fifth time, but Marquez said all he wanted to do was enjoy the win and rest.

"I am not thinking about any fight. I just want to celebrate," he said, revealing that he had fought the last rounds with a broken nose.

"I don't know what is coming but I am going to rest and celebrate with my family and my friends in Mexico.

"I am just thinking of the celebration rather than who I am going to fight next."

Pacquaio is committed to fighting into 2013 but not after that. He also has his political future to consider.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Oxpi on 12-10-2012

[QUOTE=danceswithfire;12796781]come on juan , give manny his rematch like he did you...4 is not a good number to end this ...[/QUOTE] Hahahahahahahaha.:bottle:

Comment by danceswithfire on 12-10-2012

come on juan , give manny his rematch like he did you...4 is not a good number to end this ...

Comment by stretchedout on 12-10-2012

[QUOTE=WESS;12791960]JMM vs Bradley!!! F*ck Pac vs Rios.... Pac vs The Ghost.[/QUOTE] It will be Rios. I dont think Team Pacquiao will entertain a Bradley rematch right now..... and the ghost will not get an opportunity either, he is about 1…

Comment by WESS on 12-09-2012

JMM vs Bradley!!! F*ck Pac vs Rios.... Pac vs The Ghost.

Comment by Muscles72 on 12-09-2012

Juan manuel marquez finnally got his due by knocking out Manny pacquiao it would be a great way to go out but he's a fighter and he'll be back he showed no signs of being old last night he took…

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