History | Nov 13 2018

On This Day: Manny Pacquiao mauls Antonio Margarito over 12 rounds

Manny Pacquiao shows a compassionate side while bludgeoning Antonio Margarito, writes Matt Bevan
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MANNY PACQUIAO cemented his place alongside Floyd Mayweather as the best in boxing back in 2010, with an astonishing victory over Antonio Margarito for the WBC light-middleweight title.

WITH the lopsided victory over Margarito, Pacquiao could claim ‘world’ titles in eight weight classes, including lineal championships at light-welter and featherweight, and was seen as the only man that had a chance against Mayweather.

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