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 Last update:  2/25/2014       Read more by Ronnie Nathanielsz         
   
Pacquiao Starts Sparring With Rhodes For Bradley II
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By Ronnie Nathanielsz

"Fighter of the Decade" Manny Pacquiao sparred four rounds with undefeated Lydell Rhodes (19-0, 9KO's) at the Pacman Wild Card Gym in his hometown of General Santos City on Tuesday under the watchful eye of trainer Freddie Roach.

Pacquiao's adviser Michael Koncz told BoxingScene.com/Manila Standard that Pacquiao "looked good" against the shifty Rhodes, a one-time protege of Floyd Mayweather Sr, father and trainer of unbeaten pound for pound king Floyd Mayweather Jr.

Koncz described the first day of sparring and Pacquiao's regular routine as "a tremendous workout."

His seriousness in training for the much-awaited rematch with WBO welterweight champion Timothy "Desert Storm" Bradley at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on April 12, prompted Pacquiao to beg-off from standing as principal sponsor at the wedding of "Bai" Elorde, grandson of the late world junior lightweight champion  Gabriel "Flash" Elorde in Manila on Wednesday afternoon.

Koncz said Pacquiao had requested close friend and Ilocos Sur governor Luis "Chavit" Singson to represent him at the wedding.

Tags: Timothy Bradley , Manny Pacquiao , Pacquiao-Bradley Rematch , Pacquiao vs Bradley Rematch


 

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comment by tdub2222, on 02-25-2014
Bradley is gonna take this I know it! cant wait for this fight :boxing:

comment by AVDB, on 02-25-2014
Where we 're going, we won't need Rhodes

comment by Pacnot, on 02-25-2014
That's the nearest you can go with the name Floyd Mayweather Jr.! PROTEGE BY::fing26:

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