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Pacquiao Admits: I'm Concerned About Bradley's Head

By Osman Rodriguez

WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38KOs) has watched the tapes and he appears to be worried. For his upcoming fight, the Filipino superstar's main concern is the alleged head butts of Timothy Bradley (28-0, 12KOs).

In some of his past fights, Bradley's opponents have made accusations that he intentionally comes charging in with his head, with several of those opponents suffering bad cuts or facial swelling. Bradley has denied these accusations, but even Pacquiao's trainer, Freddie Roach, has expressed the same concern regarding the unbeaten boxer's head use.

"Timothy Bradley is undefeated but I am concerned about the head butts and I have to prepare for that. We have to study [his fights] to see what I'm going to do to keep away from that head butt," Pacquiao said.

The fight takes place on June 9th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by thuggery on 02-22-2012

he should be more worried about "cramping" and his socks being on too tight instead

Comment by WESS on 02-22-2012

Pac gets head butted and now Bob has an excuse lined up for later this year to avoid Mayweather yet again. Pac will then fight another top rank fighter and retire because he's too religious to fight Floyd. So, Pactards…

Comment by p4p-champ on 02-22-2012

[QUOTE=mathed;11812496]If he is watching tapes, he would be saying more about Bradley's fighting ability instead of headbutts.............his comments tell me that he hasn't seen any footage of Bradley at all.....not a good thing. I guarantee you Bradley has watched tons…

Comment by Alpha & Omega on 02-22-2012

OK enough with the headbutt BS. Sure with an orthodox fighter and a southpaw that would happen but why the hell would Bradley headbutt him on purpose and risk a NC or it going to the cards when he probably…

Comment by Ringlife on 02-22-2012

[QUOTE=tripper;11810711]Tim bradley has a head like a melon on a tooth pick! id be worries too. Shiney headed little prick[/QUOTE]That s**t hella funny.

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