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Mayweather Sr: If Pacquiao is Clipped By Rios, It's Over

By Edward Chaykovsky & Ryan Burton

Trainer Floyd Mayweather Sr. says eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao (54-5-2, 38KOs) is finished if he loses on November 23rd in Macau, China. In his first fight since getting knocked out last December by Juan Manuel Marquez in the sixth round, the Filipino star will face Brandon Rios (31-1-1, 23KOs). If Pacquiao doesn't win, it would mark his third consecutive defeat and likely the end of his career. Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach will ask him to retire if he's unable to overcome Rios in November.

"Maybe he will bounce back with Brandon Rios or he might not. But I'll tell you this, he will never beat the elite guys like Floyd," Mayweather Sr. said. "I'll be honest with you, I don't even know who the hell Rios is. I have never seen Rios or heard of him before. I can' tell you that I've seen him [fight] before, so I don't what kind of fighter he is, but I know if Pacquiao gets clipped or knocked down - it's pretty much over for him."

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by lowblows420 on 09-03-2013

pac got so much in the tank, sr is on crack again... its really if Floyd gets in the ring with pac its pretty much over for him. and that's why the fight will never happen

Comment by WESS on 09-02-2013

[QUOTE=twosweethooks;13704764]One thing this fight promises is a [B]FIREFIGHT TO THE END[/B] [B][U]but[/U][/B] how bout yer fight with Canelo ? Are yall gonna have a big party on fight night and dress out in yer pink ballerina costumes and do the…

Comment by twosweethooks on 09-02-2013

[QUOTE=flint;13703254]Rios comes forward and blocks punches with his face with no defense nor jab. this cherry picking fight should be easy for the glass chin midget.[/QUOTE] You will have to take off yer pink ballerina costume for this fight, this…

Comment by twosweethooks on 09-02-2013

[QUOTE=WESS;13704264]lol, this fight is just sh*t. Another Top Rank sh*t show.[/QUOTE] One thing this fight promises is a FIREFIGHT TO THE END but how bout yer fight with Canelo ? Are yall gonna have a big party on fight night…

Comment by Rolaz on 09-02-2013

Floyd Sr., should focus his mind on Canelo cos he is undefeated fighter too. What if Canelo wins? What's gonna happen to the Money man??? sure there's rematch clause?!

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