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Manny-Floyd meeting ‘very positive’ »

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“Very positive.”   This was how Michael Koncz described the meeting between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. in a Miami hotel suite on Tuesday night.   “You could tell by their body language that this (meeting) was very positive. It was for a good hour or more,” Koncz, Pacquiao’s Canadian adviser, told ESPN.com’s Dan Rafael on Wednesday.   “It was a business meeting, but it wasn’t tense. That’s because they both have mutual respect for…

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Ball now in Floyd’s court »

Yes, it is true. Manny Pacquiao has issued an ultimatum to his elusive quarry, Floyd Mayweather Jr.   However, it is doubtful if he was able to say this straight to the face of the American pound-for-pound king when they met at American Airlines Center Tuesday in Miami, homecourt of the Heat. Or later when Mayweather met Pacquiao privately.   The Pacman had earlier announced he was giving Mayweather only up to the end…

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Pacquiao, Mayweather had hour-long private meeting— report »

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MANILA, Philippines — After boxing supernovas Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. chatted at the halftime of an NBA game, the two held a private meeting to discuss the potential megafight on May 2, a report said.   According to ESPN's Dan Rafael, Pacquiao and Mayweather met for an hour-long private meeting inside the Filipino's private suite in Florida.   Pacquiao's adviser Michael Koncz told Rafael that the meeting between the two fighters "was…

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