Round 11: Pacquiao connecting at will | Inquirer Sports

Round 11: Pacquiao connecting at will

/ 01:01 PM November 06, 2016
LAS VEGAS, NV - NOVEMBER 05: (R-L) Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines and Jessie Vargas exchange punches during their WBO welterweight championship fight at the Thomas & Mack Center on November 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.   Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

LAS VEGAS, NV – NOVEMBER 05: (R-L) Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines and Jessie Vargas exchange punches during their WBO welterweight championship fight at the Thomas & Mack Center on November 5, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

Challenger Manny Pacquiao now getting aggressive in the 11th round and forcing the issue on the champion Jessie Vargas.

The champion, however, managed to land a powerful right forcing Pacquiao to slow things down a bit.

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Pacquiao ran into a left overhand hook from the pinned Vargas midway through the round.

And Pacquiao would connect with a short left straight to the cut of Vargas.

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Vargas got hit with a right hook at the 10-second mark and the referee ruled a slip after tripping on Pacquiao’s foot.

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