Manny Pacquiao is again within the ring on Sunday (AEST) after two years away as he appears so as to add one other ridiculous feat to his resume.
Pacquiao, 42, takes on late call-up Yordenis Ugas inside T-Cellular Enviornment in Las Vegas for the WBA welterweight title after Errol Spence Jr. was compelled out of the match-up with damage.
The Philippines senator is the one eight-division world champion in historical past, and can look to win a title combat in a fourth totally different decade; 23 years on from his first title.
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Pacquiao was controversially stripped of the WBA title on grounds of “inactivity” earlier this 12 months regardless of the worldwide disruption to boxing brought on by the pandemic.
The WBA as a substitute handed the belt to Ugas, a incontrovertible fact that upset Pacquiao.
“I didn’t like that somebody took my belt with out difficult me within the ring,” he mentioned.
“Each of us are champions, however we’ll see who has the belt after [Sunday].”
Pacquiao could have his probability to set the document straight in a matter of hours.
Manny Pacquiao vs. Yordenis Ugas, 12 rounds, welterweight – Ugas’ WBA welterweight title
Victor Ortiz vs. Robert Guerrero, 10 rounds, welterweight
Mark Magsayo vs. Julio Ceja, 12 rounds, featherweight – WBC featherweight title eliminator
Carlos Castro vs. Oscar Escandon, 10 rounds, featherweight
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