Philippines, 16 Jan 2017
  Home >> News

 
Search Boxer:
First Name
Last Name


BOXERS                         

CURRENT CHAMPIONS 

FORMER CHAMPIONS   

RATINGS                       

FIGHT SCHEDULES        

FIGHT RESULTS            

NEWS                            

HOUSE NEWS                

FORUM                          

FIGHT GALLERIES        

TRAINERS                     

MANAGERS                    

PROMOTERS                  

BOXING GYMS               

RING CARD GIRLS        


 



Dong Secuya
Web Editor

Rene Bonsubre, Jr.
Contributing Editor

Homer D. Sayson
NBA Section Editor




Ronnie Nathanielsz

Rich Mazon

Eddie Alinea

Epifanio M. Almeda

Anthony Andales

Jason Aniel

Hesiquio Balderas

Sid Bañez

Brett Bonetti

Marlon Bernardino

Winchell Campos

Socrates Celestial

T. Chin-Te

Carlos Costa

Christopher Cruz

Rob Cruz

Jonathan Davis

Dr. Ed de la Vega

Lito delos Reyes

Gianluca (Rio) Di Caro

Edwin G. Espejo

Dennis U. Eroa

Ron Galarpe

Joaquin Henson

Oliver Iglesias

Dionis Jacobe

Ted Lerner

Salven Lagumbay

Reylan Loberternos

Mike Angel Lopez

Salvador Lopez

Joan Secuya-Medida

Ryan Medida

Rico Navarro

Rod Mijares

Manny Pacquiao

Gerry Peñalosa

Greg R. Penilla, M.D.

Gov. Manny Piñol

Dr. Allan Recto

Hermie Rivera

Emmanuel T. Rivera

Virgi T. Romano

Nicholai R. Roska

Maloney L. Samaco

Sev Sarmenta

Reynaldo Seno

Myron Sta. Ana

Atty. Danrex Joseph V. Tapdasan

Recah Trinidad

Reni M. Valenzuela

Mark F. Villanueva




 
News  


MAYWEATHER HAS NO CHOICE BUT PACQUIAO FOR HIS NEXT BOUT


PhilBoxing.com




What reason could be more compelling for Mayweather to fight Pacquiao other than the reason why he dodges Pacquiao?

The matchup remains to be the most sought after boxing event of this generation. ESPN’s on-going survey reveals that fans still want the “Pacquiao-Mayweather” fight by a whopping 59%, but what for? Don’t Floyd Mayweather Jr. and his followers realize that no argument can defend any person who aspires to be the best in his field but ducks opportunities to prove himself worthy of the accolade?

Saying Manny Pacquiao could beat Mayweather holds water because Pacquiao craves the fight and he’s a tough, aggressive southpaw fighter who savors action. But silly is the way to describe “exotics” who insist that Mayweather will school or rout Pacquiao once they meet in the ring in light of the fact that Mayweather continues running from the ring where Pacquiao waits. Where’s the point?

Transcendent of the biggest revenue he can earn from facing his biggest fear, and in a single fight, Floyd has no choice but to say yes to “Mayweather-Pacquiao” now (or never?). He needs Pacquiao in as much as he needs to wake up to some sad realities of his boxing career tainted with a “perfect” record, the saddest of which is his refusal to fight an “icon” who has tremendous potentials to beat him. The world is not likely to buy any Mayweather fight next to Canelo alvarez except the Pacman in 2014.

Names can easily rot however vast the fame and fortune that manipulative, self-seeking people amassed for themselves. A “good” name dies with them and lowers under the same ground when they die. It is not anything mundane that puts aroma and ascribes eternity to a name. Legacy does it and a heart that is true is the first and last requirement.

A fool who would outwit reason to succeed fooling history is yet to be born because history in no CJ Ross, and because history has always been a just, fair and righteous judge.

No excuses, Floyd. Brave a storm. You have within you the loftiest of arguments to fight Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao.
Try being great and becoming truly the best.

Yield.

renimvalenzuela@yahoo.com


Click here to view a list of other articles written by Reni M. Valenzuela.


Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articles:

  • Arizona Boxing News & Notes with Don Smith: Fraud Reported, Iron Boy 37, RJJ Update & Much More
    By Don Smith, Mon, 16 Jan 2017
  • ALA SINULOG BOXING RESULTS
    By Felman Gingoyon, Mon, 16 Jan 2017
  • THERE’S A NEW KID IN TOWN: 20 year old American Billy Thorpe upsets two world champions to storm into the final 16 at the Molinari Player’s Championship in New York City.
    By Ted Lerner, WPS Media Officer, Mon, 16 Jan 2017
  • Floyd Mayweather to Ronda Rousey ... Let Me Coach You (VIDEO)
    By , Sun, 15 Jan 2017
  • LARSSON LEAVES LITTLE DOUBT
    By Ted Lerner, WPS Media Officer, Sun, 15 Jan 2017
  • LEAGUE OF FISTS SEMIS SIZZLE AT ONE SHOW SPACE
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Sun, 15 Jan 2017
  • Jack vs DeGale, Pedraza vs Davis Live on Showtime Tonight
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Win Autographed Roy Jones Jr. and Bobby Gunn Memorabilia
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • 8-BALL TAKES CENTER STAGE WITH THE WORLD POOL SERIES
    By Ted Lerner, WPS Media Officer, Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Dana White Tells Floyd Mayweather He's Dumb to Turn Down McGregor Fight (VIDEO)
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Is Horn tough enough to gore Pacquiao?
    By Recah Trinidad, Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • SHOWTIME EXECUTIVE SAYS "PACQUIAO IS STILL A NAME"
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • HILT VS DOS SANTOS locked in for March 11
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • CINCO DE MAYO WEEKEND SHOWDOWN: CANELO ÁLVAREZ TO BATTLE JULIO CÉSAR CHÁVEZ, JR. IN 12-ROUND MEGA-FIGHT SATURDAY, MAY 6
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Floyd Mayweather to Dana White: 'You're a F***ing Comedian' (VIDEO)
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • JIN WINS WBO GREATER CHINA WELTER TITLE, NAZARENO EDGES ALIMU
    By Rene Bonsubre, Jr., Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Soulja Boy Predicts K.O. in Chris Brown Fight, If He Can Quit Weed (VIDEO)
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Undefeated World Heavyweight Champion Tyson Fury Predicts Gunn KO's Jones Jr.
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • D and D Management signs amateur star Dylan Price
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • LARA vs FOREMAN LIVE ON SPIKE TV TONIGHT
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Q & A: MILAN MELINDO: "NOTHING IS IMPOSSIBLE"
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Floyd Mayweather's Going to Trump Inauguration ... 'Hopefully, He'll be a Good Prez!' (VIDEO + PHOTO)
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • Mike Tyson Says Chris Brown Ain't Like Me ... No 1st Round K.O. (VIDEO)
    By , Sat, 14 Jan 2017
  • PACQUIAO'S EXHAUSTIVE FOUR-FIGHT GLOBAL TOUR PLAN MAY AFFECT SENATE DUTIES
    By Maloney L. Samaco, Fri, 13 Jan 2017


  •  




     
    PhilBoxing.com has been created to support every aspiring
    Filipino boxer and the Philippine boxing scene in general.
    Please send comments to feedback@philboxing.com


    PRIVATE POLICY | LEGAL DISCLAIMER
    developed and maintained by dong secuya
    © 2017 philboxing.com.