Arum: Pacquiao Global tour

first_imgFilipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks PLAY LIST 01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio 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 respite Filipino boxing champ Manny Pacquiao lifts his WBO Welterweight Belt as he arrives at the NAIA Terminal 1. Pacquiao beat Jessie Vargas in unanimous decision. INQUIRER PHOTO/RAFFY LERMAIt may be just wishful thinking, but Bob Arum sees Manny Pacquiao fighting four times and going global this year.The 85-year-old revered promoter forged Pacquiao’s World Boxing Organization welterweight title fight against Australian Jeff Horn on April 23 with Brisbane as likely venue.ADVERTISEMENT Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Rodgers again falls short of another Super Bowl stint ‘Old school work ethic’ pays off for immaculate Federer Marcos monument beside Aquino’s stirs Tarlac town Motorcycle taxis ‘illegal’ starting next week — LTFRB board member Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Senators think TWG’s move to axe motorcycle taxi pilot run an act of ‘revenge’ 15-year-old Gauff stuns Venus anew in first roundcenter_img Palace: Crisis over ABS-CBN franchise unlikely If Pacquiao’s schedule permits, Arum also wants the Fighting Senator to fight in Russia in July, the United Kingdom against Kell Brook in the fall, and Las Vegas against Terence Crawford in late November or early December.For now, however, Arum is focused on threshing out details of Pacquiao-Horn, particularly with regards to raising the eight-division world champion’s paltry purse of $5 million.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSBreak new groundSPORTSMcGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return“Jeff Horn is the guy, but we still have details to work out,” Arum told reviewjournal.com. “I’ll be going to the Philippines soon to meet Manny and finalize the deal. While we work on that, we have a bidding for what state in Australia lands the fight. The Middle East is also in the picture.” —ROY LUARCA Pagdanganan leads by 5 MOST READ Senators think TWG’s move to axe motorcycle taxi pilot run an act of ‘revenge’ Super Bowl a tossup at legal sports books LATEST STORIES View commentslast_img