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Manny Pacquiao ‘in negotiations’ to fight Amir Khan »

In this photo taken on September 29, 2016, Philippine boxing icon Manny Pacquiao stretches before a training session at a gym in Manila, ahead of his November 6 bout with Mexican boxer Jessie Vargas.  / AFP PHOTO / TED ALJIBE

Philippine boxing hero Manny Pacquiao on Thursday said he was "in negotiations" to face British fighter Amir Khan, after weeks of conflicting reports over his next bout. "My team and I are in negotiations with Amir Khan for our next fight. Further announcements coming soon," Pacquiao, 38, said on his official Twitter feed. Pacquiao's post follows various accounts from different sources over who he will be facing next and where the fight…

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Did the Old Fox get outfoxed? »

Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines lands a right to the head of Jessie Vargas during their WBO welterweight championship fight at the Thomas & Mack Center on November 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.   Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Unbeaten Jeff Horn of Australia (16-0-1) has always paled as a disposable prospective next opponent for the legendary Filipino boxing superhero Manny Pacquiao. The clean-cut former school teacher from Brisbane was so obscure Pacquiao had to wonder who he was after promoter Bob Arum named him as Pacquiao’s next assignment. “This is my first time to hear his name,” Pacquiao told an interviewer at his Senate office recently. Of course, the whole boxing…

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Pacquiao fight now in UAE, says Koncz »

Manny Pacquiao. AFP FILE PHOTO

Manny Pacquiao’s next fight on April 23 will definitely be in the United Arab Emirates. His opponent, however, has yet to be decided upon. That’s the message relayed to Filipino scribes by Mike Koncz Saturday, Pacquiao’s adviser, who facilitated the deal that superseded an earlier agreement forged by Bob Arum, Pacquiao’s promoter, for Pacquiao to fight Australian Jeff Horn in Brisbane or any other Australian city. Horn remains in strong contention though, according…

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Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Manny Pacquiao 2
03/15/2008 LAS VEGAS
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Juan Manuel Marquez vs. Manny Pacquiao
05/08/2004 LAS VEGAS, NV
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