Timothy Bradley - updates

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Pacquiao foe Timothy Bradley Jr to announce retirement - report

Jul 28, 2017 - 3:12 PM

The two division world champion has not fought since his April 2016 loss to Manny Pacquiao in their third fight

CALLING IT A CAREER. Timothy Bradley Jr is reportedly set to announce his retirement from boxing. File photo by Wendell Alinea

Pacquiao gets October 15 reserved as date for ring return

Jul 01, 2016 - 1:45 PM

Top Rank chief Bob Arum has booked a date at the Mandalay Bay in case Pacquiao decides to fight again this year

COMEBACK? Manny Pacquiao hasn't announced a comeback but already has a date reserved for one. File photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

WATCH: Timothy Bradley eats Filipino food, kamayan style

Apr 27, 2016 - 2:36 PM

Bradley eats at a Filipino restaurant along with his wife Monica and entourage in California

KAMAYAN STYLE. Timothy Bradley Jr, seen here during weigh-in for his fight against Manny Pacquiao in April, tries out Filipino food kamayan style. Photo by  JOHN G. MABANGLO/EPA

Arum disappointed with Pacquiao-Bradley 3's PPV sales

Apr 21, 2016 - 2:55 PM

The longtime promoter describes the turnout for pay per view buys as terrible

IN PHOTOS: Manny Pacquiao returns home after Bradley win

Apr 14, 2016 - 11:41 AM

Manny Pacquiao makes one final post fight arrival at NAIA following what he says was his last bout

Filipino boxing icon Manny 'Pacman' Pacquiao holding his World Boxing Organization WBO International Welterweight Championship title poses for pictures upon his arrival at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Manila, Philippines, 14 April 2016. Philippine boxer Manny Pacquiao arrived in Manila after his unanimous win over US boxer Timothy Bradley in Las Vegas, USA in their World Boxing Organization WBO International Welterweight Championship title bout. Pacquiao declared his retirement from boxing following his match to focus on his family and political career. Pacquiao is running for Senator in the upcoming Philippine elections on 09 May. EPA/MARK R. CRISTINO

Mayweather vs Pacquiao rematch 'more likely than not' - Arum

Apr 13, 2016 - 5:10 PM

It s close to 50 50 but probably leaning more toward the fight happening says Pacquiao s promoter Bob Arum

OUT OF RETIREMENT? The demand for one more showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr could be too much to pass up, says Bob Arum. File photo by Top Rank

There will never be another Manny Pacquiao

Apr 11, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Whether or not Pacquiao sticks to his retirement Pacquiao s legacy as the greatest Filipino athlete ever is secure

FAIRY TALE ENDING. If this was the last time Manny Pacquiao enters a boxing ring, he left the sport on his own terms. Photo by John Gurzinski/AFP

Filipino athletes congratulate Pacquiao on social media

Apr 10, 2016 - 11:30 PM

Pacquiao beats Bradley in their third meeting with all judges scoring it 116 110 in favor of the Filipino champ

Roach: Pacquiao doesn't realize how hard retirement is

Apr 10, 2016 - 6:40 PM

I’m not really sure if he’s gonna retire yet It’s a difficult sport to quit says Freddie Roach

RETIREMENT. Manny Pacquiao says he wants to see what life is like after boxing - but can't definitively close the door on his boxing career. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Philippines celebrates Pacquiao's bitter-sweet final victory

Apr 10, 2016 - 5:50 PM

Manny Pacquiao s victory is celebrated at home in the Philippines as he looks towards a life after boxing

FINAL FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao says he is done with boxing - but more than a few feel he'll rethink his decision. Photo by John Gurzinski/AFP

Palaro participants miss Pacquiao fight, favor his retirement

Apr 10, 2016 - 4:32 PM

Athletes coaches and even policemen are disappointed about not being to watch what could be Manny Pacquiao s last fight They also weigh in on the boxer s future

LAST WIN. Manny Pacquiao celebrates after defeating Timothy Bradley Jr in their WBO International Welterweight Championship title at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, April 9, 2016. John G. Mabanglo/EPA

Pacquiao '50-50' on whether he'll remain retired

Apr 10, 2016 - 4:01 PM

My heart is 50 50 says Pacquiao after scoring a crowd pleasing victory over Timothy Bradley Jr in their third fight

ON THE FENCE. Manny Pacquiao acknowledged that he is entering unknown territory as he looks towards life without boxing. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Netizens: Congratulations, Manny, but...

Apr 10, 2016 - 3:03 PM

Social media is abuzz with reactions on Manny Pacquiao s win but not everybody s happy

WATCH: Pacquiao knocks Bradley down twice

Apr 10, 2016 - 12:52 PM

Manny Pacquiao drops Tim Bradley in rounds 7 and 9 en route to a one sided decision in their third showdown

BEATDOWN IN LAS VEGAS. Manny Pacquiao drops Timothy Bradley for the first two times in their trilogy. Photo by Troi Santos/Rappler

Pacquiao pounds Bradley to win one-sided decision

Apr 10, 2016 - 12:29 PM

Manny Pacquiao turns back the clock to deliver a punishing beating to Tim Bradley Jr in their third bout

Pacquiao enjoyed the cheers of the crowd one last time before retiring. Photo by Troi Santos/Rappler

HIGHLIGHTS: Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley 3

Apr 10, 2016 - 8:58 AM

Follow the Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley 3 fight on Rappler s live blog

Welterweight champ Jessie Vargas sees Pacquiao-Bradley 3 as '50-50 fight'

Apr 09, 2016 - 10:33 AM

Jessie Vargas doesn t think Bradley beat Pacquiao in either of their first two fights but says his time could come this Saturday

INTERESTED SPECTATOR. WBO welterweight titleholder Jessie Vargas thinks Timothy Bradley has as good a shot as ever to beat Manny Pacquiao in their third fight. Photo by Troi Santos/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: Pacquiao and Bradley on the scale

Apr 09, 2016 - 10:05 AM

Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley both looked ripped and ready for their third fight

WEIGH-IN. Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr pose for photographers at Friday's weigh-in. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao is a good guy who 'misspoke' against gays – Arum

Apr 09, 2016 - 8:59 AM

Arum describes Pacquiao as a great humanitarian but says the Filipino boxing legend cannot be excused for his incendiary comments toward homosexuals

PACMAN COMETH. Manny Pacquiao has been surrounded by controversy due to his anti-gay comments leading up to his third fight against Timothy Bradley Jr. Photo by Troi Santos/Rappler

Pacquiao weighs 145.5, Bradley checks in a pound heavier

Apr 09, 2016 - 6:31 AM

Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley easily make the 147 pound weight limit for their third fight in Las Vegas

SCALED DOWN. Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr both made the weight easily. Screenshot from livestream

Radio show appearance brought Bradley, Atlas together

Apr 08, 2016 - 2:06 PM

Teddy Atlas thought his days as a trainer were behind him until Timothy Bradley Jr coaxed back into the gym

Teddy Atlas and Timothy Bradley Jr have found a special rapport in their short time together. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

WATCH: Floyd Mayweather Sr on Pacquiao-Bradley 3, retirement

Apr 08, 2016 - 1:58 PM

Floyd Mayweather Sr thinks Bradley will get the better of the action but won t get the decision

BIG FLOYD. Floyd Mayweather Sr says he thinks Tim Bradley Jr will get the better of the action. He just won't get the decision. File photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Pacquiao eyes legacy as retirement looms

Apr 08, 2016 - 1:54 PM

With just days remaining in Pacquiao s career he aims to punctuate his legacy as one of the best of this generation

FINAL LAP. Manny Pacquiao concludes the final run of his preparations for the third Tim Bradley Jr fight - and maybe of his boxing career. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Veteran referee Robert Byrd pulls out of Pacquiao-Bradley bout

Apr 08, 2016 - 1:00 PM

Robert Byrd who refused to elaborate on his ailment will be replaced by Tony Weeks

NEW REF. Tony Weeks, seen raising Manny Pacquiao's hand after the third Juan Manuel Marquez fight, will work Pacquiao's third fight against Timothy Bradley Jr. File photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images/AFP

Donaire sees Pacquiao return after retirement

Apr 08, 2016 - 10:38 AM

Donaire takes his compatriot’s retirement plans with a grain of salt

Sparring partners say Pacquiao in devastating form

Apr 08, 2016 - 10:17 AM

Haskell Rhodes and Ghislain Maduma expect Manny Pacquiao to earn a dominant victory over Timothy Bradley Jr in their third meeting

GYM WARS. Haskell Rhodes (L) and Ghislain Maduma (R) battled Manny Pacquiao in the gym and say the 8-division boxing champion has an excellent shot at ending his career on a high note. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Arum: Pacquiao should retire to preserve his health

Apr 08, 2016 - 8:25 AM

He means too much to his country and the world says Bob Arum

HANG EM UP. Manny Pacquiao says his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr will be the last of his 21-year career. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao must maintain focus to win over Bradley, says Donaire

Apr 08, 2016 - 12:08 AM

Nonito Donaire Jr is undoubtedly picking his compatriot Manny Pacquiao

From $20 to $20 million, Pacquiao's journey to final payday

Apr 07, 2016 - 2:16 PM

From taking a 3 hour boat ride to Mindoro for his first fight to headlining in Las Vegas Manny Pacquiao has come far in life as a professional boxer

FROM NOTHING TO SOMETHING. Manny Pacquiao has risen from anonymity to become one of the highest earning athletes in the world. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Layoff helped restore hunger to fight, says Pacquiao

Apr 07, 2016 - 10:38 AM

Manny Pacquiao believes his 11 month absence from boxing following last year s defeat to Floyd Mayweather has left him hungrier than ever

TRILOGY. Manny Pacquiao says he wants an exciting result for Saturday's fight - even if he hasn't stopped an opponent since 2009. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Fights with Canelo, Crawford await Pacquiao if he skips retirement

Apr 07, 2016 - 10:09 AM

Pacquiao has announced his plan to retire after his third fight with Tim Bradley That hasn t stopped those around him from speculating on possible opponents

ONE LAST FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao (L) sounds less convincing that Saturday's fight against Timothy Bradley (R) will be his last. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Bradley endorses Pacquiao’s senatorial bid in friendly presser

Apr 07, 2016 - 9:10 AM

In a press conference devoid of animosity Timothy Bradley Jr says Pacquiao is the only one out there that’s gonna do right for the Filipino people

BUDDY BUDDY. Timothy Bradley Jr surprisingly has given Manny Pacquiao what might be his strongest political endorsement to date. Photo by John Gurzinski/AFP

LIVE STREAM: Pacquiao vs Bradley 3 press conference

Apr 07, 2016 - 1:41 AM

Watch the Manny Pacquiao vs Timothy Bradley press conference live on Rappler beginning at Thursday 2AM Manila time

Freddie Roach dismisses Teddy Atlas’ impact on third fight

Apr 07, 2016 - 12:16 AM

Roach isn t convinced a new trainer can produce a new result in the third fight between Pacquiao and Bradley

CORNER TALK. Freddie Roach and Manny Pacquiao have been together since 2001, while Timothy Bradley and trainer Teddy Atlas only began working together last year. File photo by Kena Betancur/AFP

WATCH: Pacquiao flashes explosive punches before Bradley fight

Apr 06, 2016 - 12:30 PM

Manny Pacquiao appears in peak form just days away from his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr

FEARSOME FORM. Manny Pacquiao is in peak condition with just days remaining until what he says will be his final fight. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao still a fan favorite as he hits Las Vegas

Apr 06, 2016 - 11:39 AM

Hundreds of fans greet Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley Jr at their Grand Arrivals at MGM Grand before their third fight

ONE MORE FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao made one last Grand Arrival at the MGM Grand before he says will be his final fight. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Mike Tyson says 'disrespectful' Manny Pacquiao deserves Grove ban

Apr 05, 2016 - 10:52 AM

You should be f cking barred from The Grove exclaimed Tyson in an interview with TMZ at LAX last week

NOT SO SUBTLE. Mike Tyson doesn't mince words about his feelings over Manny Pacquiao's comments. Screenshot from Facebook video

Teddy Atlas unleashed: The 5 best corner speeches by Timothy Bradley's trainer

Apr 05, 2016 - 9:52 AM

Teddy Atlas motivational speeches might be one of the best reasons to watch Pacquiao vs Bradley 3

CORNER GENERAL. Teddy Atlas' brand of emotionally charged corner speeches bring out the best in his fighters - and make for excellent theater. Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images/AFP

Manny Pacquiao dodges near-assault in LA - reports

Apr 04, 2016 - 1:28 PM

The boxer was by the door of his Ferrari at the backdoor parking lot when the unidentified assailant rushed to him

Pacquiao defies Grove ban: 'It's a public place'

Apr 01, 2016 - 10:48 PM

It s a public place available for everybody said Pacquiao who vows to continue patronizing the popular shopping area

SHOP TIL YOU DROP. Manny Pacquiao says he'll continue to visit The Grove - even if management doesn't want him there. Photo by Wendall Alinea/Rappler

Roach offers to train Pacquiao's Olympic bid for free

Mar 31, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Freddie Roach wants to help Manny Pacquiao win the Philippines first Olympic gold

ROAD TO RIO. Manny Pacquiao is headed for retirement - but still has dreams of competing in the Olympics. File photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Pacquiao leaves door open to boxing comeback

Mar 31, 2016 - 9:18 AM

I cannot say yes or no My decision is to go back to the Philippines and help the people says Pacquiao

HEAVY HITTER. Manny Pacquiao insists he wants to dedicate himself to politics but admits he can't definitively say he'll never come back. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Comelec won't stop broadcast of Pacquiao fight

Mar 29, 2016 - 3:15 PM

Comelec Chairman Andres Bautista explains that there is no justiciable controversy in Pacquiao s case because the fight has not happened

BOXING CHAMP, SENATORIAL CANDIDATE. The Commission on Elections does not act on the issue of whether or not to allow the local broadcast of Manny Pacquaio's match with Timothy Bradley Jr

Hungry Bradley will beat Pacquiao, says former champ Juan Diaz

Mar 29, 2016 - 9:30 AM

Pacquiao is on his way out says former lightweight champion Juan Diaz who is picking Bradley to win a decision over Pacquiao

ONE LAST FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao (L) says he will retire to focus on politics after his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr (R) on April 9. File photo by Jhay Oh Otamias/Rappler

Roach expects Bradley to revert to old fighting style in third Pacquiao fight

Mar 28, 2016 - 7:03 PM

Freddie Roach believes it will only take one punch for Timothy Bradley to revert to his old fighting style

ONE STYLE FITS ALL. Freddie Roach doesn't expect Tim Bradley Jr to change his fighting style too much once the bell rings. File photo by John Gurzinski/AFP

Bradley’s former trainer favors Pacquiao to win third fight

Mar 28, 2016 - 4:41 PM

The statistics of boxing and logic tells us that if Bradley fought Pacquiao 10 times he would not win Pacquiao has already figured him out says Joel Diaz

RUBBER MATCH. Manny Pacquiao is favored by most to win his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao is training like it's his last fight - Roach

Mar 28, 2016 - 4:02 PM

I personally don’t know if this will be Manny’s last fight but he is training like it’s going to be his last fight says Freddie Roach Manny Pacquiao s longtime trainer

ONE LAST FIGHT. Manny Pacquiao says his fight against Timothy Bradley Jr on April 9 will be the last of his 21-year career. Photo by Wendell Alinea/Rappler

Pacquiao changes mouthpiece design for third Bradley fight

Mar 27, 2016 - 10:00 PM

The new design features a fist emblem taking the place of the old MP insignia owned by Nike

Pacquiao skips training anew, but says he's 100% ready for fight

Mar 27, 2016 - 8:01 PM

Coach Freddie Roach is also not worried because Manny Pacquiao is already in peak form

Brook eyes Garcia bout after speedy world title defense

Mar 27, 2016 - 4:03 PM

Britain s Kell Brook has yet to have a career defining contest against a major name such as American fighter Danny Garcia

MAJOR NAME NEXT. Kell Brook wants to fight a major name in a career-defining bout. Photo from Kell Brook's Twitter account