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Pacquiao 'Open' To The Idea of Visiting Mayweather in Jail

By Osman Rodriguez

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao doesn't rule out the possibility of visiting his career rival, Floyd Mayweather Jr., at the Las Vegas Detention Center.

On June 1, Mayweather started an 87-day sentence for a domestic abuse charge. Pacquiao defends his title on Saturday night against Timothy Bradley at the MGM Grand.

The boxing world is still hopeful of seeing a potential fight between Mayweather and Pacquiao. All of that could come to an end if Bradley, a 5-1 underdog, scores a major upset on Saturday.

"I don't know. We didn't have any conversations with him. I'm so focused and concentrated on the fight on Saturday," Pacquiao said.

"I'm open [to the idea], I would [consider it]. He is my brother in Christ and I pray for him that everything will be fine."

Pacquiao says he is ready to fight Mayweather, but not for a flat fee of $40 million dollars. He would face Mayweather for a 50-50 deal with similar agreement on the pay-per-view backend. Mayweather has refused to guarantee Pacquiao any portion of the pay-per-view profits.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by CHOWWOKKA on 06-08-2012

[QUOTE=DominiBox;12213739]That's money he earned in a succesful career idiot. What? You want him to ride a horse and live in the projects? :bottle::bottle::purity:[/QUOTE] Yea it has to be either FARRR left or FARRR right, right? Nvm don't respond I am…

Comment by SpeedKillz on 06-07-2012

lol at pac. clear publicity move here, but a good one I must say. it'll never happen though...

Comment by Albeerto on 06-07-2012

Why didnt he visit floyd when he was out?

Comment by NearHypnos on 06-07-2012

They'd take a pic and make it out to be church boy vs thug lol. Itd be hilarious. Arum would so do that

Comment by Best in Boxing on 06-07-2012

why? this is dumb. publicity stunt only.

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