Pacquiao Inside the Octagon
Is world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao gearing up for a brawl inside the octagon?
As some people say, there’s no room for creativity in boxing unlike in cage fighting. But Top Rank CEO Bob Arum is not interested to engage in such creative field even though Manny Pacquiao himself stated that he’s open to try a mixed martial arts bout.
During a press conference for Pacquiao’s fight against Antonio Margarito on Nov. 13, the boxing champion said he wants to join the MMA but his promoters won’t allow him.
Some say that this is just an idle talk with the press but others think it would be a great opportunity for Pacquiao.
Experts are saying that a boxing champion inside the octagon would be a spectacular event without the need for support from UFC. This can also be a form of redemption after the Toney/Randy Couture fiasco last weekend.
Let’s just sit back and see how will Pacquiao and his camp will react to this offer. But it is definitely exciting to put a little twist in the octagon.View Article Source »