Floyd, Mauserte: Isaac Brekken/ AP Photo
American boxer Floyd Mayeather has announced that it will fight a rematch with Filipino Manny Pacquiao in 2018. Relevant post he published on his Instagram account.
“I return to fight with Manny Pacquiao this year. Other details will follow later,” wrote Mayweather.
The American announced his retirement in August 2017, knocking out the fight by Boxing rules Irish fighter of the mixed style (MMA) Conor McGregor. It is reported that during the match the American has received about $ 300 million. After that, there were rumors that Mayweather will return to the sport and will try my hand at mixed martial arts. In particular, they talked about the fight-the rematch with McGregor.
The fight between Pacquiao and Mayweather Jr. held may 2, 2015, it is the unanimous decision of judges the victory was won by the American. Pacquiao earned $ 140 million for the fight, Mayweather 210 million.
38-year-old Pacquiao spent on a professional ring 67 fights, won 59 wins (38 Ko) and suffered 6 defeats. Two more fights with his participation ended in a draw. With a record of Mayweather 50 wins (27 by knockout) and no losses.
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