"We, at the Armed Forces of the Philippines joins the whole nation in celebrating another victory by our Pambansang Kamao, Senator and Reserve Army Colonel Manny Pacquiao against Lucas Matthysse", AFP public affairs office chief Col. Noel Detoyato said in a message to reporters. "Boxing is my passion and I would be lonely if I quit boxing".
In 2015 Pacquiao, with a win-loss-draw record of 60-7-2, lost a unanimous points decision to the unbeaten Mayweather (50-0) in one of the richest fights in boxing history, but then needed surgery on a damaged shoulder that he claimed had restricted his movement and punching power.
Matthysse was unfortunately never really in the fight from the start, as he was not able to find the distance on Pacquiao, who was using his great footwork to dart in and out on the Argentinian who could not land very many of his vaunted knockout right hand punches flush.
Paul Supan of Jose Rizal University in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), who watched the fight live, said people need "to separate Pacquiao the boxer from Pacquiao the politician". Mayweather has not fought since his lucrative clash with UFC's Conor McGregor but the fact he was lured out of retirement for that mega-fight, Pacquiao has left the door open should he feel similarly.
Manny Pacquiao is hoping to open a new chapter in his long career
Another opponent is Amir Khan who made his return to the ring in a 39 second knockout of Phil Lo Greco and Vasyl Lomachenko, who is nearly 10 years his junior.
"I have the belt, so it's up to him [Mayweather]". If he wants to come back in boxing let's do a second one.
Joshua had been hoping to fight fellow unbeaten heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder, who holds the World Boxing Council belt, but he could yet face the American in April 2019.
Veteran promoter Bob Arum has also talked up a super fight with his Top Rank stable's three-belt lightweight champion Vasyl Lomachenko, but that would necessitate Pacquaio dropping back from 147 to 140 or 135 pounds-weight divisions he has not fought at for 10 years.
The first came back in 1998 - Didier Deschamps, who is now the head coach, was a squad player at the time. In the eastern Paris neighborhood of Belleville, Vincent Simon said , "Both teams deserved to win".
Other unconfirmed Arab media reports claimed up to 10 " Israeli " missiles struck an air base that held Iranian military forces. State news agency SANA yesterday reported a missile strike near a strategic air base but said there were no casualties.
While Putin acknowledged Monday that he wanted Trump to win in 2016, Trump insists he hasn't done Moscow's bidding as president. After the summit, Huntsman's daughter Abby - a Fox News host - was less charitable about the president's diplomatic efforts.
Daniel Sturridge says he sees himself staying at Liverpool for the upcoming campaign as he eyes regular game-time. Together since their very first days in coaching, the departure of Zeljko Buvac represents a real blow to Klopp.
It has fined Vote Leave more than £60,000 for the "serious breaches" and referred senior figures to the police as a result. We requested and received evidence from a range of individuals and sources, including from Vote Leave and Mr Grimes.
The new glass cover is also created to work with newer technologies like thinner bezels and wireless charging. Under the same test conditions, competitive glass compositions did not survive the first drop.
Mr Trump added that he was "very strong on the fact that we can't have meddling" in his conversation with Russia's leader. In the survey, 42% of all registered voters approved of his job performance, which is consistent with averages thus far.
A 14-time major victor , Woods has played two previous Opens at Carnoustie, tying for seventh in 1999 and tying for 12th in 2007. Bubba Watson brought his unique brand of golf in a fascinating debut in The Open Zone at Carnoustie.
He also expressed his regret of not being at the ceremony, for which a heart attack was to blame: "I should have been there". Thomas really needs to lie low, because chances are these frequent and uncomfortable interviews will only make things worse.
Two people bitten in possible shark attacks off Fire Island
The head lifeguard said the lifeguards and EMT assumed it was a small shark when they found the tooth lodged in the boy's wound. He said, however, that he would need to look at a better picture of the tooth to be able to make any definite assessments.
'I accept' U.S. intelligence findings on Russian meddling
Trump's just-concluded tour to Europe has been "the most damaging trip by an American President in memory", he added . Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J.) said by phone Tuesday. "Republicans ought to do their jobs", Watson Coleman said.
Heat Warning Issued by Environment Canada
Symptoms of heat stroke or heat exhaustion include high body temperature, lack of sweat, confusion, fainting and unconsciousness. Schedule outdoor activities during the coolest parts of the day. "Make sure they are cool and drinking water".
Xbox to Announce New Hardware at Gamescom
Even though it feels like E3 2018 just ended, we'll soon be onto our next big gaming conference of the year: Gamescom . Hopefully Microsoft will announce the new controller and confirm the existence of the Fable reboot at Gamescom.