Manny Pacquiao (59-6-2,) defeated champion Jessie Vargas (27-2) to claim the World Boxing Organization welterweight title on Saturday night at Thomas and Mack Center in Las Vegas. Get a round-by-round recap of the fight right here.
Manny Pacquiao's subtle delivery when he’s speaking can have as much impact as one of his punches to the jaw.
When asked why people will be interested in his latest fight — in which he’ll try Saturday night to claim the World Boxing Organization welterweight belt from Jessie Vargas, who is 10 years his junior — Pacquiao delivered one right between the eyes.
“What I’m trying to do — being a senator and fighting for a world title — is history,” Pacquiao said.