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Manny Pacquiao’s comments keep on getting worse

Manny Pacquiao’s anti-gay comments have created a firestorm over the past few days, and he has continued to make matters worse. He’s sticking by what he said, and why he said it. At least we know he’s being honest to himself — rather than publicly apologizing as a PR move while still believing he had been right. So he’s authentically being Pacquiao, and unfortunately, the authentic Pacquiao that we’re hearing from now has terrible things to say about same sex couples.

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2015 Boxing Disappointment of the Year

The Biggest Disappointment in Boxing in 2015: The biggest disappointment of the year can go to anything. It can be “awarded” to a fighter who came up way short of expectations for one reason or another, or one who avoided the best competition. It can go to an entire aspect of the sport, a string of bad decisions for example, or a failure of certain promoters to put together important fights. It can also go to an event which failed to live up to the hype. In 2015, there was a smattering of all of those, so instead of declaring ...

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What’s next for Manny Pacquiao?

Things have been quiet with Manny Pacquiao over the past two months since his disappointing defeat to Floyd Mayweather. He’s had surgery to repair a torn rotator cuff on his right shoulder, and the recovery from that procedure will keep him on the shelf through the end of 2015. He’s eager to get back into the ring in 2016, although there have been no firm plans announced as to when, where or against whom.

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Over 4 million PPV buys for Mayweather vs. Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao shattered the previous record for total pay-per-view buys and now ranks as the highest grossing pay-per-view of all time. Initial reports from distributors indicate that the event generated more than 4.4 million buys in the US and more than $400 million in domestic pay-per-view revenue alone. I’m not sure why people care so much about this, but nevertheless, here it is.

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Videos: Floyd Mayweather’s full interview with Jim Gray; plus Inside Mayweather-Pacquiao epilogue episode

Floyd Mayweather’s full interview with Jim Gray was aired last night on Showtime, and right here, you can watch it in its entirety. Mayweather has plenty to say, and doesn’t pull any punches here, saying he’d beat Manny Pacquiao 100 times out of 100, and touching on assorted other subjects, such as not buying into any excuses or controversies about fight night.

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Floyd Mayweather: I’m not buying into Manny Pacquiao’s BS & excuses

Showtime’s Jim Gray sat down with Floyd Mayweather for an exclusive and candid interview late Tuesday night, just days after Mayweather dominated Manny Pacquiao en route to a 12-round unanimous decision victory last Saturday night in Las Vegas. The interview will premiere this Saturday, May 9, immediately following the network’s replay of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao.

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