Reports reaching the boxing world has it that Manny Pacquiao will fight Lucas Matthysse in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on June 24th.
Manny Pacquiao last fight was in Brisbane on July 2017 against Australian Jeff Horn which Manny lost. The 39 years old Filipino have a record 59-7-2 with 38 KO. Following a press release, Manny Pacquiao said he likes Matthysse aggressive style of fighting, which was why he picked him over Danny Garcia. And he feels Lucas isn’t a dirty fighter and respect him for that.
Lucas Matthysse is the current WBA welterweight champion winning Tewa Kiram in January. The 35 years old, Argentine boxer have a record 39-4 with 26 KO.
According to Manny’s camp, he is set to hold training camps in Manila and General Santos City. The incumbent Philippines senator admitted he is the underdog for this fight.
The fight will officially be announced on March 22 in Kuala Lumpur. After which it will then be followed by press tours across major cities in Asia such as Hong Kong, Beijing, Tokyo e.t.c.
So guys, who do you think will win?