The current welterweight champion of the AMB and senator from the Philippines, Manny pacquiaoHe finally made it clear that he wants to fight twice in 2021, but that it wouldn’t be before April.
“We still have sessions in March (of the Senate), so there is no way I will fight during that time,” he said. Pacquiao to the Daily Tribune.
Pacquiao He has stated that he would be returning to the ring approximately in April, as soon as his political commitments allow.
In addition to it, Pacquiao revealed how many fights he would make in 2021, and it would be one in April, tentatively, and another in September.
“I think I can do two fights next year,” he said. Pacquiao.
Many of the decisions of Manny Regarding their return, they will depend on the situation that is lived at that time in terms of the pandemic of the Covid 19 (Coronavirus).
However, it is a possibility that Pacquiao I fought behind closed doors, but everything is in ‘we will see’ until now.
Choi Garcia, a member of the Filipino’s team, has mentioned that fighting without an audience would not be to the liking of Pacquiao.
“I just don’t see him fight without the presence of his fans, the boxing fans,” he said. Garcia. «Manny it always fills up with the energy of the crowd.
Pacquiao was last seen in July 2019 when he defeated by split decision to Keith thurman and was crowned champion.
List of possible rivals
Names like those of Errol spence jr (welterweight champion CMB and FIB), Terence crawford (champion OMB) and even the same Conor McGregor (star of the UFC), have been the names that have been linked to a confrontation with Manny in 20201.
All are top-tier fights that will add more pages to the extensive legacy of Pacquiao, but Choi Garcia comments that there is nothing official.
“Nobody knows when his next fight will be,” he concluded. Garcia.