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Pacquiao Takes it Easy on Linares After Gym Beating

By Chris LaBate

According to a report in the Philippine Star, WBO welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao has had to take it easy with lightweight Jorge Linares after busting up the Venezuelan lightweight in a recent sparring session. A few days ago, Pacquiao was dominating Linares in sparring, and even with head gear he managed to open a cut above Linares' left eye.  When they sparred again on Friday, Pacquiao was holding back his punches to avoid the possibility of re-opening the cut.

Linares praised Pacquiao's power, stating - "I'm glad we had head gear on. You can really feel his power in there."

Linares returns next Saturday on the Bernard Hopkins-Chad Dawson undercard at Staples Center in Los Angeles. Linares faces Antonio DeMarco for the vacant WBC title. Pacquiao defends his title against Juan Manuel Marquez on November 12th at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Best in Boxing on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=bluetuazon;11270982]the amount of stupidity here is just priceless........[B].i wouldnt even respond to this idiota that pac is fighting a smaller guy[/B]...ill just leave this to u so ur brain can absorb something...[B]pac marq fought at marquez own weight division twice[/B].....so…

Comment by lebrick on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=LeadUppercut;11273880]Pacquiao is nothing but a pu55y.[/QUOTE] [QUOTE=LeadUppercut;11273882]Not only will that hype-job Pacquiao not fight a live dog, he wont even spar one.[/QUOTE] talking to himself again.. :nonono:

Comment by Toyman on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=LeadUppercut;11273880]Pacquiao is nothing but a pu55y.[/QUOTE] hes also fighter of the decade :beerchug:

Comment by LeadUppercut on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=LeadUppercut;11273880]Pacquiao is nothing but a pu55y.[/QUOTE] Not only will that hype-job Pacquiao not fight a live dog, he wont even spar one.

Comment by LeadUppercut on 10-10-2011

[QUOTE=vcvc;11271144]1.15 "Pacquiaos camp asked me not to let him spar Amir" :lol1: [/QUOTE] Pacquiao is nothing but a pu55y.

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