Pacquiao is back, beats Rios via unanimous decicion in 12 rounds

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With a fight that that is breathtaking, eight-time world champion Manny Pacquiao makes his comeback known with a convincing victory over Brandon Rios at their bout held at the Cotai Arena at the Venetian.

The 12-rounder saw Pacquiao dominate the bigger Rios landing uppercuts and straights, with the southpaw cruising to a unanimous decision victory, , 120-108, 119-109, 118-110, to add the WBO International Welterweight Championship belt to his impressive trophy case.


Celebrities were seen watching the fight live at the arena like David Beckham, Paris Hilton, Miguel Cotto and more. Just the same, her wife Jinkee and Mommy Dionisia were also present.

According to Manny via live interview:
 Pacquiao: I dedicate this victory to the Filipino people. 

Pacquiao: it's really important to me to bring this honor to my country especially to people affected by the typhoon

He made it clear that he will definitely visit the people affected by typhoon Yolanda in Tacloban and help them as well.


Manny Pacquiao lands a shot against Brandon Rios 
[Photo via Chris Farina/Top Rank/Boxing Insider)

Congrats Manny! 

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