Mario Arano: We will be Facing One of the Best Pound for Pound Boxers in the World.
“The Pride of the Philippines” Manny Pacquiao (59-7-2, 38 KOs) will face Argentina’s Lucas “The Machine” Matthysse (39-4-0, 36 KOs) on July 15th. The fight will take place in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Matthysse will put his WBA world welterweight title on the line and at the same time will have his dream match with a great purse against a 39 year old Pacquiao close to the end of his career.
Matthysse’s promoter, Mario Arano, talked at the final press conference. This is what he had to say about this huge match up.
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By Marcelino Castillo.