Timothy Bradley

Manny Pacquiao's boxing career is on borrowed time

Manny Pacquiao's boxing career is on borrowed time

Manny Pacquiao’s apparent victory over Australian Jeff Horn on Saturday in Brisbane was viewed by judges as a defeat.

Those men were flawed in their scoring, but accurate in their assessment that Pacquiao has lost.

The 38-year-old’s reduction in attention, in reflexes and in his inability to finish a wounded and obscure foe officially sent the former seven-division world champion downward on the way to a retirement that will arrive at some inevitable date.

Hopefully, it will be sooner rather than later given Pacquiao’s important work in the Philippines as a senator. He’s sought to achieve important work, such as improving health care, education and a drug...

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