MANILA – Manny Pacquiao is scheduled to return to the ring to fight Brandon Rios on 23 November. The match will determine the future of the Filipino boxer.
As is known, the boxer who has the nickname Pacman has lost twice in a row in 2012 by Timothy Bradley and Juan Manuel Marquez.
Pretty crushing defeat felt by Pacquiao when Marquez was knocked out by entering the sixth round. Now, the fate will be determined in Pacquiao bout Rios in Macau, China.
Pacquiao’s trainer, Freddie Roach, said he has an agreement with the child care. Where, Pacquiao had to end his career as a boxer when the defeat of Rios by knockout.
“It’s over, 100 percent (if Pacquiao KO defeat of Rios.) We’ve got a deal,” said Roach as reported Sportsmole, Tuesday (07/16/2013).
“When I told him it was over, he’ll say it’s over and it’s gone. He is quite loyal to his promise and if it happens then it will be the end,” he continued.
Roach himself would not see boxers aged 35 years on 17 December has been declining abilities. However, Roach assess boxer who has won as many as 55 times with 38 of them knockouts that often make mistakes.
“Actually, the people saw the defeat and they think the reason because he’s getting older. Was not true, not from what I see,” said Roach.
“It did not happen because he was no longer the same capabilities as before. It happened because he made a mistake. No matter how old you are, you still can make a mistake, “he said.