Featherweight Boxing Championship
Champion Manny Pacquiao vs.
Champion Juan Manuel Marquez
In another monster boxing match in 2008,
Main Event Television will televise the World Super
Featherweight boxing championship match between Champion Manny
"Pacman" Pacquiao and Champion Juan Manuel Marquez LIVE
this coming weekend on Sunday 16 March 2008 from
This boxing match titled "Last Man
Standing" will be held at the Mandalay Bay Events Center
in Las Vegas, USA.
Both boxers have impressive winning records. 29
year-old Manny Pacquiao from The Philippines has
45 wins, 3 losses, 2 draws and
35 knockout victories. 34 year-old Juan
Manuel Marquez from Mexico has 48 wins,
3 losses, 1 draw and 35 knockout
How do we know this will be a great fight?
Pacquiao and Marquez are considered by The
Ring magazine, 'The Bible of Boxing',
as the No.2 and No.3 best
boxers in the world today. They also fought a thrilling
twelve round battle in May 2004, which ended in a draw!
The main event and undercard commencing at 12:00pm
AEDT are available on pay-per-view from MAIN EVENT TELEVISION via
FOXTEL, OPTUS and AUSTAR.
Please make note of this major boxing match for
your television guides.
Boxing Writer & Commentator
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One of Australia and the worlds best
known boxing writers and commentators today, Paul Upham
is the Editor of SecondsOut.com and has written
for the website continuously since 2000. The Editor of the
Australian Boxing Almanac, he has also written pieces for
The Australian newspaper, Fox Sports, Main Event
Television, KO and The Ring. 36 year-old
Upham has appeared live on air as a boxing analyst for Main
Event Television, Sky Channel, Fox Sports,
Sky News Australia, SBS television, Radio 2UE
Sydney, Radio SEN Melbourne and writes monthly for
The Fist magazine. He is a member of The Ring
magazine's world ratings panel. Paul Upham called the Kostya Tszyu
vs. Ricky Hatton fight live from Manchester, England for a world
wide viewing audience in the multi millions in more than 60
countries. In 2006 and 2007 he Emceed the Australian Boxing Hall of
Fame Annual Induction Dinner in Melbourne and for the last few years
has hosted the successful Kostya Tszyu live stage show. On October
5, 2007, Upham's new book "Something Worth Fighting For", a
biography on Kostya Tszyu, was published by ABC Books.