Marquez knocks down Pacquiao


(L-R) Juan Manuel Marquez knocks down Manny Pacquiao in the third round during their welterweight bout at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on December 8, 2012 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP

MANILA, Philippines — Juan Manuel Marquez knocks down Manny Pacquiao for the first time in four fights in the third round.

Marquez dropped Pacquiao with a hard overhand right punch. Pacquiao took a few seconds to recover before getting back up.

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  • Eddie Calderon

    I notice the intense prayers for someone to win a boxing bout.
    Boxing has been an enthusiastic sports among our people and my father was one of them who loved the sport. But my mother and her mother, my grandmother, hated boxing because they said the victory would be a terrible physical harm or injury to the loser.
    My grandmother told me that to pray for a boxer to win the bout was also a terrible use of prayer and therefore a disrespect to our Lord asking Him for assistance to help one win the contest by hurting his opponent.

  • Prinz Rhikxz

    I noticed that Manny, before the knockout on round 6, attacked Marquez
    WITHOUT AN AIMED PUNCH. I played the video over and over again and seen
    that Manny just moved forward without any punch, he hardly raised his
    hand (thinking maybe it would be time of end of the round), noticed that
    Marquez step backed his foot (bumuelo) and went for the killer blow.
    Manny, don’t be overconfident, because overconfidence is the downfall of
    many great men. You are still my hero!

  • My_Behind

    Maybe it’s your god way of saying “stop building POLITICAL DYNASTY”. or maybe natsambahan lang sya. Pwede pa naman yata ang rematch. I’m sure papayag si Marquez. Pera lang naman ang habol nun. Ulit nalang at make sure sya naman ang tutumba.

    • Noel

      Sarangani Gov. Manny Pacquiao and Vice Gov. Jinkee Pacquiao.

  • bilango71

    Let’s move on.  No blaming, no criticizing.

  • Marlou Wang

    Unahan lang yan!!! kaso naunahan siya, e, di advantage si Marquez na mayabang!

  • Edgardo Mendoza


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    • Noel

      Tama, ipagdasal daw siya sabi ng mga Obispo.  Anong nangyari ?

  • Hey_Dudes

    How did it feel to be on your back groggy  Manny and it wasn’t even your bed?

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