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ROUND 7: Thurman gets his round, lands solid hits on Pacquiao

By: - Reporter / @BLozadaINQ
/ 12:38 PM July 21, 2019

Manny Pacquiao, right, and Keith Thurman exchange punches in the fifth round during a welterweight title fight Saturday, July 20, 2019, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/John Locher)

MANILA, Philippines—Keith Thurman was ablaze in the first 10 seconds, as if sensing that he’s behind the scorecards, landing a variety of shots on Manny Pacquiao.

Thurman then landed a right hook as Pacquiao lunged forward.

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Pacquiao again lunged forward but Thurman responded with a quick combination that put the Filipino to the ropes.

Thurman then hit Pacquiao squarely with a two-punch combo in the middle of the ring.

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Pacquiao then landed a right uppercut only to be answered with a straight from Thurman.

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