Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman – Final Press Conference
Eight-division champion Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao and unbeaten
welterweight world champion Keith “One Time” Thurman went face-to-face Wednesday at the final press conference before their blockbuster showdown that headlines the Premier Boxing Champions on FOX Sports Pay-Per-View this Saturday night from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.
Also in attendance at the press conference and going face-to-face Wednesday were welterweights
Omar “El Panterita” Figueroa and Yordenis Ugás, who meet in a 12-round WBC title eliminator, former champion Sergey Lipinets and John “The Gladiator” Molina Jr, who go toe-to-toe in a 10-round welterweight match, plus former bantamweight champions Luis “Pantera” Nery and Juan Carlos Payano, who meet in a 12-round bout. The pay-per-view begins at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT.
Prior to the press conference, the pay-per-view undercard fighters participated in media workouts
along with fighters competing on FOX PBC Fight Night preceding the pay-per-view. That show is
headlined by undefeated IBF Super Middleweight World Champion Caleb “Sweethands” Plant and
unbeaten Mike Lee, plus unbeaten heavyweights Efe Ajagba and Ali Eren Demirezen.