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#ThewRap: Videos you need to watch this week, April 17-23, 2017

Apr 23, 2017 - 12:43 PM

Must watch videos from the past week

Rappler Q and A: Jeff Horn on facing Pacquiao, criticism, being the underdog

Apr 21, 2017 - 11:58 AM

Australian boxer Jeff Horn talks about the criticism he receives online how he became a fighter and how his training is going for his fight with Pacquiao

Sparring partners say Pacquiao in devastating form

Apr 08, 2016 - 10:17 AM

Haskell Rhodes and Ghislain Maduma expect Manny Pacquiao to earn a dominant victory over Timothy Bradley Jr in their third meeting

GYM WARS. Haskell Rhodes (L) and Ghislain Maduma (R) battled Manny Pacquiao in the gym and say the 8-division boxing champion has an excellent shot at ending his career on a high note. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

'I'm back!': Pacquiao reunites with Roach for Bradley training camp

Feb 15, 2016 - 7:53 PM

Manny Pacquiao kicks off serious training with Freddie Roach in General Santos City for his third fight with Timothy Bradley Jr

BACK IN CAMP. Manny Pacquiao kicked off the first official day of training camp with 7 rounds on the mitts with Freddie Roach. Photo by Ryan Songalia/Rappler

Mayweather to spar with former champ Zab Judah for Pacquiao fight

Mar 07, 2015 - 2:32 PM

Floyd Mayweather will spar with two former champions to prepare for his May 2 mega bout with Manny Pacquiao

FAMILIAR FOES. Floyd Mayweather lands a left on Zab Judah during their 2006 fight, which Mayweather won by decision. Photo by Jack Smith/EPA

Pacquiao has punching power edge vs Mayweather, says Guerrero

Mar 05, 2015 - 10:24 PM

Former world champion Robert Guerrero there is a razor thin variance between the two fighters in terms of speed but Pacquiao’s power spells the disparity

PUNCHING POWER. Robert Guerrero, seen here during his IBF cruiserweight world champion title win over Spend Abazi, says Manny Pacquiao has the advantage in punching power over Floyd Mayweather Jr. File photo by Lars Moeller/EPA

Mayweather to outpoint Pacquiao, predicts Mosley

Mar 05, 2015 - 10:22 PM

I think it goes 12 rounds I think Mayweather’s going to outpoint Pacquiao by moving evading punches

OUTPOINT. Shane Mosley thinks the mega fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr will go the full 12 rounds with "Money" emerging as the victor. Photo by Paul Miller/EPA

Roach: Haymon paying off Pacquiao sparring partners

Mar 05, 2015 - 3:58 PM

I’m hiring sparring partners Al Haymon’s people call them up and offer more money for them not to come

Manny Pacquiao (R) exercises with his coach Freddie Roach (L) during his training session. File photo by Dennis Sabangan/EPA

Mayweather signs up former foe as sparring partner

Mar 02, 2015 - 9:20 PM

Mayweather and Corley are no strangers to each other having fought each other in 2004 and working together in sparring prior to Mayweather s 2006 fight with Zab Judah

DeMarcus Corley (R) will be Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s sparring partner. He is seen here in a January 2008 bout versus Devon Alexander for the WBC Continental Super Welterweight Championship. File Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images/AFP