Matthysse raring to defeat ‘legendary fighter’ like Pacquiao

first_imgCarpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award “This is not [Zab] Judah, [Devon] Alexander, [Victor] Postol, or [Danny] Garcia,” said Matthysse (39-4, 36KOs) referring to the four people who have beaten him in his professional career.Matthysse arrived in Malaysia with manager Mario Arano, trainer Joel Diaz, Golden Boy Promotions PR man Ramiro Gonzalez, and three others who help in his training.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’Of the four people who’ve beaten Matthysse, no one comes close to the notoriety of Pacquiao who has won 14 World titles in eight divisions—the most of any boxer in history. Simpson feeling good in Alaska return: ‘PBA is one of my favorite places ‘ Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Trump assembles a made-for-TV impeachment defense team Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil Report: Disney dropping the ‘Fox’ from movie studio names ‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins LATEST STORIEScenter_img Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew MOST READ Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding View comments Putin’s, Xi’s ruler-for-life moves pose challenges to West Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWs In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Argentina’s Lucas Matthysse speaks during a press conference in Kuala Lumpur on April 20, 2018, ahead of their world welterweight boxing championship bout in July. / AFP PHOTO / Mohd RASFANMore than a week before Lucas Matthysse squares off against Manny Pacquiao, the WBA World welterweight champion had a simple message to the sport’s most illustrious champion.“Manny Pacquiao, I want to defeat a legendary fighter like Manny,” said Matthysse Friday when he arrived in Kuala Lumpur ahead of his July 15 title defense against Pacquiao at Axiata Arena.ADVERTISEMENTlast_img read more