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Pacquiao, Marquez To Battle For a Special WBO Title

By Ernesto Castellanos, notifight.com

World Boxing Organization is adding a title twist to the upcoming fourth meeting between Manny Pacquiao (54-4-2, 38KOs) and Juan Manuel Marquez (54-6-1, 39KOs). Following the result of the matct, the WBO's President  Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel is going to award the winner with a special "Champion of The Decade" belt.

Their fourth meeting has no official title at stake, but the WBO considers Pacquiao and Marquez as two of their greatest champions of the past decade and winner will receive the "champion of the decade" honor.

The figh takes place on December 8th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Pacquiao has the official edge in their three previous fights, with Marquez claiming robbery in all of them. 

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by FloydvsPac on 10-26-2012

WBO wants their sanctioning fee....greedy basterds

Comment by Hyper Knuckles on 10-25-2012

And the pact[COLOR="Navy"]u[/COLOR]rds rejoiced

Comment by engleby on 10-25-2012

if there fighting for an elastic band who cares. i know i wil be watching

Comment by aldiansyah on 10-25-2012

I just ate my breakfast The WBO gave me a special belt for it

Comment by Fetta on 10-25-2012

Soon itll be "Champion of the Universe"

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