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Photos: Manny Pacquiao Continues To Grind Hard With Buboy

The coverage of the "Fight of Champions" showdown between WBA "regular" welterweight beltholder Lucas Matthysse and challenger Manny Pacquiao is already pegged at 170 countries and is fast shaping up to become a blockbuster of an event - now dubbed as the "World Cup of Boxing." (Photos by Wendell Alinea/MP Promotions).

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From Asia to South America, to Europe and Africa, to the Middle East, Asia Pacifica, Oceania and the Far East and the Caribbean, fans all over the world will be treated to a whole day of sports festivities on July 15 starting in the morning and throughout the afternoon.

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The Pacquiao vs. Matthysse event will be beamed live at 12 noon from the Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur (around 8 PM, July 14 in the US and Mexico) via satellite.

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With World Cup fever undeniably in the minds of many, boxing also has its version of the World Cup, with the Philippines and Argentina vying for the World Boxing Association belt in the main event.

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Other championship bouts presented by Pacquiao's promotional company, MP Promotions, include the WBA world title matches between Venezuela and China, (Carlos Canizales vs. Lu Bin for the WBA light flyweight belt), as well as South Africa (Moruti Mthalane) against Pakistan (Muhammad Waseem) for the International Boxing Federation flyweight crown.

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In the main supporting bout, it will be Mexico against the Philippines as the WBA, through president Gilberto Mendoza Jr. and ratings chairman Jose Oliver, has just sanctioned the fight between Mexican Edivaldo Ortega (26-1-1) and Jhack Tepora (21-0, 16 KOs) of the Philippines for the WBA featherweight title.

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Host Malaysia will feature its best fighters Muhammad Farkhan, Theena Thayalan and Alman Abu Baker battling fighters from Thailand and 2 Indian boxers, respectively, in the undercards stacked deep by the organizers, who are trying to impress a worldwide audience.

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Other countries represented in the event include Australia and Japan.

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User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by NC Uppercut on 07-08-2018

[QUOTE=MisanthropicNY;18923142]Did you actually see Manny or an old pic? The only one who increased muscle mass drastically at Welterweight that I've seen and used IVs was Floyd - I don't see any Floyd-like muscle-mass gain from Manny. That comment was…

Comment by MisanthropicNY on 07-08-2018

[QUOTE=NC Uppercut;18917341]Is it me or does Manny look like he’s had a few shakes lately? Muscle mass is there, unlike the last few fights. Not speculating just sayin[/QUOTE] Did you actually see Manny or an old pic? The only one…

Comment by WesternChamp on 07-05-2018

[QUOTE=NC Uppercut;18917341]Is it me or does Manny look like he’s had a few shakes lately? Muscle mass is there, unlike the last few fights. Not speculating just sayin[/QUOTE] this looks like he's had a few shakes to you? this is…

Comment by WesternChamp on 07-05-2018

[QUOTE=NC Uppercut;18917341]Is it me or does Manny look like he’s had a few shakes lately? Muscle mass is there, unlike the last few fights. Not speculating just sayin[/QUOTE] he looks softer than ever imo. dont be fooled by arm pictures.…

Comment by larryxxx.. on 07-05-2018

[QUOTE=MisanthropicNY;18915890]Still the guy who had Mayweather retiring, delaying and using IVs. Pacquiao = GOAT More titles in more divisions, and fought the best of his era in several divisions.[/QUOTE] You really have to move on with your life man, its…

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