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Pacquiao arrives in LA for Vargas fight presser

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 05:10 PM September 08, 2016
Screengrab from Manny Pacquiao's  Instagram account.

Screengrab from Manny Pacquiao’s Instagram account.

Boxing’s most decorated fighter Manny Pacquiao arrived in Los Angeles a day before the press conference for his return fight against WBO welterweight world champion Jessie Vargas.

Pacquiao, boxing’s only eight-division world champion, will return to the sport six months after he initially said he’ll be retiring when he beat Timothy Bradley back in May.

Thomas & Mack Center, which is inside the campus of University of Nevada, Las Vegas, will host Pacquiao’s return fight.


Pacquiao was in the middle of his “Mexicutioner” run when he beat Erik Morales twice in their epic trilogy and it was in Thomas & Mack where he solidified his reputation as arguably the best knockout artist of his generation.

Vargas beat Sadam Ali back in March to become the champion./rga

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