Manny Pacquaio is set to take on WBO Welterweight champion Timothy Bradley this weekend in what is billed to be the Mexican’s last fight this weekend.Pacquaio who lost his last fight against Floyd Mayweather knows his opponent too well after fighting eachother twice with one victory for each of them.
Speaking in a press conference, Pacquaio noted the importance of his win for the Philippines,he says, “It is very important to get the win for my country and the people in the Philippines”.Pacquaio also all but confirmed his last appearance in the ring, is set to run for the senate in the Philippines’ national election and will return to his homeland after the bout to campaign in earnest. ” This is my last fight” he confirmed.
His coach, Freddie Roach doesn’t think so though,insisting Pacquaio still has all his best attributes as a boxer. He said: “I do think Manny has more quality fights in him. His power, speed, work ethic are still superior to most others.” : “I personally don’t know if this will be Manny’s last fight but he is training like it’s going to be his last fight.”Manny has achieved so much in his boxing career and if this is going to be his swansong I know he wants to go out blazing with a spectacular performance.”