Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios

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"The Clash in Cotai"
Pacquio vs Rios.jpg
Date 24 November 2013
Location Cotai Arena, The Venetian, Macau, SAR
Title(s) on the line Vacant WBO International Welterweight title.

Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios
"Pac Man" "Bam Bam"
Tale of the tape
Philippines From Lubbock, Texas
54–5–2 (38 KO) Pre-fight record 31–1–1 (23 KO)
5 ft 6.5 in (1.69 m) Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
145 lb (65.77 kg) Weight 146 12 lb (66.45 kg)
The Ring Magazine No. 7 pound for pound contender Recognition

Result Pacquiao via unanimous decision

Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Ríos (billed as Fight as One or Clash in Cotai) is a boxing welterweight championship fight for the vacant WBO International Welterweight championship. The bout was held on 24 November 2013 at the Venetian Macau resort & hotel in Macau.[1][2][3] Pacquiao won via unanimous decision and took the vacant WBO International Welterweight title. Pacquiao said that the fight would be dedicated to the victims of the recent typhoon hit in the Philippines.[4][5][6][7] The fight drew 475,000 ppv buys.

National anthem singers[edit]

Jessica Sanchez sings Both National Anthems.

Fight card[edit]

Main bouts (HBO PPV)[edit]

International broadcasting[edit]

Country Broadcaster
Chile Vive Deportes
Latin America Golden
United States HBO PPV


References[edit]

  1. ^ Conway, Tyler. "Manny Pacquiao's Career Is on the Line vs. Brandon Rios". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 13 October 2013. 
  2. ^ Mannix, Chris (21 November 2013). "Manny Pacquiao's career at stake in bout against Brandon Rios". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved 23 November 2013. 
  3. ^ Soong, Kelyn. "Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios fight preview, TV schedule". Washington Post. Retrieved 23 November 2013. 
  4. ^ Hogaza, Mary Rose (22 November 2013). "Pacquiao dedicates Sunday fight to 'Yolanda' victims". Manila Bulletin (Macau, SAR). Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  5. ^ "Pacquiao keeps hopes of Mayweather showdown alive with shutout win over Rios". Daily Mail. 24 November 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  6. ^ "Manny Pacquiao v Brandon Rios: liv". Daily Telegraph. 24 November 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  7. ^ "Manny Pacquiao wins in retur". ESPN. 24 November 2013. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 
  8. ^ Mazique, Bryan (23 November 2013). "Pacquiao vs. Rios Undercard: Top Storylines to Watch Before Pac-Man vs. Bam Bam". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 24 November 2013. 
  9. ^ Wood, Donald (23 November 2013). "Pacquiao vs. Rios Fight Card: Complete Lineup for International Spectacle". Bleacher Report. Retrieved 24 November 2013. 
  10. ^ Christ, Scott (24 November 2013). "Pacquiao vs Rios live streaming results: Felix Verdejo opens card with easy win". Bad Left Hook. Retrieved 25 November 2013. 

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Preceded by
vs. Juan Manuel Marquez IV
Manny Pacquiao's bouts
24 November 2013
Succeeded by
vs. Timothy Bradley II
Preceded by
vs. Mike Alvarado
Brandon Ríos' bouts
24 November 2013
Succeeded by
TBA