Wednesday, April 18, 2018

Pacquiao meets Matthysse in Manila


8 division world champion and the current WBA world welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse met today April 18, 2018 in the press conference at City of Dreams in Paranaque.

Pacquiao for the first time met Matthysse for their dubbed "Fight of Champions" that will happen on July 15th in Kuala Lumpur Malaysia.

In the press conference, Pacquiao acknowledged the power of Matthysse he said “Yes, I always consider (Matthysse’s power),” "He (Matthysse) has guts. He is aggressive. He can create more action in the ring than my previous fight," “We cannot underestimate him. We have to make sure we are in 100 percent condition, physically, mentally, spiritually,”

Meanwhile the current champion from Argentina said “I've only won one title. I'm not gonna give it now,” “I'll defend it to death. 

Matthysee has a 82% KO percentage that could definitely gives Pacquiao a problem, and also that will make the fight an exciting match.

photo: philstar.com