Andre Ward believe that the time has come for Manny pacquiao say goodbye to professional boxing, after your loss to Yordenis Ugás.
“Manny he is no longer 20 or 30 years old, “he said in ESPN. “He just can’t be going into long camps with three sparring sessions for about 8 or 10 weeks. Fighting youngsters and more just isn’t worth it for Manny pacquiao. I am convinced that I should say goodbye ”.
Ward recognized that Pacquiao He doesn’t have an easy decision ahead of him and believes that it will be difficult for him to stay out of the ring once he finally decides to hang up his gloves.
“I have walked that way you are PacquiaoI am not saying that it is not risk-free ”, he pointed out. “Especially for a fighter of the level of Pacquiao, it will not be easy for him to retire and go without boxing. It will be the most difficult decision you have to make in your life. He has fought 72 times as a professional and has fought with the best warriors ”.
Manny ended a hiatus of just over two years when the Cuban was measured Ugas on August 21, but was overtaken by constant straight Cuban.
In the end the judges gave the triumph by unanimous decision to Yordenis and kept his belt off the AMB.
Pacman He said that he suffered from leg cramps that prevented him from moving as he is used to and that age played against him.
Likewise, the Filipino pointed out that he has in mind one of the most complicated decisions of his life to know whether or not he will run for the presidency of his country.
Given this, the former champion assured that the Filipino will live a new stage in his life that will be difficult for him to adapt.
“As boxers we would be able to face King kong, but when we embark on a stage in our lives that we do not know, the really complicated begins ”, he concluded.
– Mike Coppinger (@MikeCoppinger) August 29, 2021