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Argentina's Lucas Matthysse reacts after he was knocked down by Philippines' Manny Pacquiao during their world welterweight boxing championship bout at Axiata Arena in Kuala Lumpur on July 15, 2018. (Mohd RASFAN / AFP)

Pacquiao stops Matthysse with 7th Round KO

Manny Pacquiao clinched his 60th victory with a seventh-round knockout Sunday of Argentinian Lucas Matthysse, his first stoppage in nine years.

Manny Pacquiao and Lucas Matthysse (MP Promotions)

Pacquiao vs Matthysse Preview, Start Time, Odds and How to Watch

Manny Pacquiao weighed in Saturday comfortably under the 147-pound (67-kilogramme) limit and said he was “ready” to win back the welterweight belt against WBA champion Lucas Matthysse of Argentina.

Argentine WBA welterweight champion Lucas Matthysse speaks as Philippine senator and boxing hero Manny Pacquiao smiles during a press conference in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Thursday, July 12, 2018. Matthysse and Pacquiao were scheduled to fight on July 15, for the World Boxing Association welterweight title in Malaysia. (AP Photo/Yam G-Jun)

Pacquiao predicts action-filled fight vs Matthysse

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao said Thursday he is prepared for an action-packed fight against aggressive Argentinian Lucas Matthysse in Sunday’s world title bout that could put his illustrious career at stake

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Mig Elorde not giving up on world title bid

Reigning World Boxing Organization Asia Pacific super bantamweight champion Juan Miguel Elorde is not giving up on his dream to achieve what other professional Filipino boxers want — to become a world title holder.