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Another big payday: Pacquiao banks at least $10M for Broner fight

Jan 24, 2019 - 2:51 PM

Proving his drawing power once again, Manny Pacquiao knocks out the much-publicized Wilder-Fury battle in pay-per-view sales

DOUBLE VICTORY. Manny Pacquiao wins in and out of the ring. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

New US ambassador, Manny Pacquiao, Park Geun-Hye | 12PM wRap

Nov 04, 2016 - 12:26 PM

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Pacquiao to be paid on 'percentage' while Vargas earns career-high payday

Nov 04, 2016 - 7:55 AM

WBO welterweight champ Jessie Vargas will make his biggest payday yet while Pacquiao s purse is virtually on percentage

FLYING SOLO. After HBO declined to carry the Manny Pacquiao vs Jessie Vargas pay-per-view, Top Rank decided to go it alone and distribute the fight themselves. Photo by Wendell Alinea

Pacquiao, Arum seek dismissal of Mayweather pay-per-view lawsuits

Sep 08, 2016 - 7:00 PM

The lawyer representing 6 of the 9 defendants cites a 2000 ruling which granted fans the right to view whatever event transpired with no guarantee of results

COURT MATTERS. Manny Pacquiao (L) and Bob Arum (R) are seeking to put the class action lawsuits which stemmed from the Floyd Mayweather Jr fight to rest. File photo by Wendell Alinea//OSMP

Odds favor Dos Anjos, Holm ahead of UFC 197

Jan 12, 2016 - 2:08 PM

Structured as a money line game odds will change in either direction as the fight approaches

ODDS EVER IN THEIR FAVOR. Two months ahead of their respective title clashes at UFC 197 in March, betting odds are heavily in favor of Rafael Dos Anjos and Holly Holm. Photos from their Facebook accounts

Pacquiao, Japan quake, North Korea | 12PM wRap

May 13, 2015 - 12:00 PM

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Mayweather vs Pacquiao smashes all boxing PPV records

May 13, 2015 - 4:00 AM

The Floyd Mayweather Manny Pacquiao mega fight generated 400 million in US revenues fueled by more than 4 4 million pay per view buys making it the highest grossing fight in boxing history

BIG BANK. The fight didn't live up to expectations in the ring, but it has surpassed them in financial terms. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Mayweather vs Pacquiao PPV numbers projected over 5 million buys

May 09, 2015 - 12:58 PM

Estimates say Mayweather will earn between 250 275 million while Pacquiao will make 170 190 million for their May 2 fight

SHOW ME THE MONEY. Both Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr will make a lot of money for a fight where neither was particularly damaged. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Gensan can't afford Mayweather vs Pacquiao live feed, says mayor

Apr 16, 2015 - 12:20 PM

The Lagao Gym has shown all of Pacquiao s major fights for free to GenSan residents but the city says the live feed for the Mayweather fight is too expensive

Manny Pacquiao works the punch mitts with trainer Freddie Roach. Photo by Chris Farina - Top Rank

Pacquiao Watch: Crunching the numbers

Apr 03, 2015 - 3:08 PM

Manny Pacquiao stands to make a career high payday against Floyd Mayweather but how much of it will he be able to bring home?

Mayweather vs Pacquiao set for record U.S. PPV price tag

Apr 02, 2015 - 10:55 AM

The Mayweather vs Pacquiao U S pay per view will reportedly be priced at a record setting 99 for a high definition feed and 89 for standard definition

Floyd Mayweather Jr (L) and Manny Pacquiao (R) are ready to rake it in financially. Photo by Frederic J. Brown/AFP

Pacquiao vs Mayweather to be televised by GMA, ABS-CBN and TV5

Mar 26, 2015 - 4:32 PM

In an unprecedented deal the Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather fight will be televised in the Philippines by all three major TV networks across multiple platforms

Representatives from GMA, ABS-CBN, TV5, Solar Sports and SM show of their fists at the 'Battle for Greatness' press conference. Photo by Mark Cristino

Nevada brothel offers $100K Pacquiao vs Mayweather package

Mar 23, 2015 - 3:21 AM

The package includes two tickets to the fight round trip airfare car service lodging plus a visit with all 24 girls working at the ranch

Sheri's Ranch is offering a deal for those who don't mind staying an hour outside of Las Vegas for the fight. Photo from Wikipedia

Pacquiao's wealth and Michael Koncz

Dec 27, 2013 - 2:28 PM

Documents obtained by Rappler suggest that Canadian Michael Koncz may have kept the boxing champ in the dark about his finances

Photo by Mohd Fyrol/AFP.

Pacquiao: Unpaid $18.3M taxes in the US?

Dec 11, 2013 - 1:15 PM

Popular US TV show TMZ says they have documents to prove that Pacquiao’s camp failed to settle his tax obligations in the US

GUILTY? US TV show TMZ says they have files to prove Manny Pacquaio failed to settle his US tax obligations. File photo by Team Pacquiao/Mike Young