Juan Manuel Marquez He told what happened to him with Bob arum, President of Top rank, when they did not give him the result in favor in the third fight against Manny pacquiao.
“Every time that kind of thing happened to me in boxing,” he responded in an interview with deplaymaker on whether there is corruption in sport. “That because of the bets, that because of the other, that even Bob arum In the third fight we beat Pacquiao clarita, I think people don’t know anything about boxing, they know we won that third fight. “
The third contest was held on November 12, 2011, in the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. Marquez he considered that he stayed with the result, but the judges saw something else.
Robert hoyle saw draw 114-114, Dave moretti scored 115-113 in favor of the Filipino and Glenn Towbridge 116-112 so Pacquiao will win by majority decision.
“It goes up Bob arum to the ring and he tells me: ‘This is a business,’ “he said. Marquez. “So he told me, as is. I with the courage. Hitting him right at that moment and telling him this is business, here. I thought and said, they are going to take me to prison. When he finished saying, I clenched my jaw, my teeth, and turned around. inside you will already know what he must have said ”.
The story of Márquez and Pacquiao
This caused that a year later the fourth fight between Juan Manuel and Manny. However, in April 2012 the Mexican defeated Serhii Fedchenko by unanimous decision.
In the fourth contest, Marquez avenged what happened in the three previous bouts. He managed to knock out Pacquiao in the sixth round, after a war in which there were several exchanges of blows.
Juan Manuel Marquez still faced Timothy Bradley Jr. with the welterweight belt of the OMB in Game. After Mike alvarado, who was his last rival as a professional.