18.01.06 - A FIERY ONE-TWO --- Two-Time World Champion Manny Pacquiao(R), of the Philippines hits the mitts with chief trainer Freddie Roach during media day for his upcoming mega showdown against Three-Time World Champion Erik Morales, Tijuana, Mexico on Top Rank's big "The Battle" championship card hosted by Wynn Las Vegas at the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, January 21, live on HBO Pay Per View.
Article posted on 18.01.2006
Promoted by Top Rank, in association with Wynn Las Vegas, 'The Battle!' will pit the world's two best super featherweights battling in a 12-round WBC International super featherweight title fight. Pacquiao, 40-3-2 (31 KOs) and Morales, 48-3 (34 KOs) will go mano-a-mano in the sequel to their exciting March 19, 2005 championship rumble and consensus "Fight of the Year" candidate. HBO Pay-Per-View will broadcast "The Battle!" Live, Saturday, January 21, from the Thomas & Mack Center in Las Vegas, NV.