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Muaythai legend Buakaw Banchamek VS Boxing legend Manny Pacquiao 6-Round Boxing Match Official for WBC Legend Belt in Record $25 Million Event.
The boxing match titled 'THE MATCH OF LEGEND' will happen in the first quarter of 2024 and will be broadcast worldwide.The fight will be 6 rounds of boxing, 3 minutes each with a 2-minute break between rounds. Both fighters will compete at 70 KG. The match will be under international boxing rules approved by the World Boxing Council and a special 'WBC Legend Belt' will be on the line for the winner of this historic bout.
“I will do my best and give good action for fans to make them happy and enjoy the show,” Pacquiao said in a press conference in Thailand on Friday.
“This is going to be an amazing fight,” the eight-division champion posted on Instagram.
According to a story on The Nation Thailand, the 41-year-old Buakaw expects a knockout to happen as early as the first round.
Pacquiao is a national hero and a Senator in the Philippines and is known for his relentless pursuit of excellence and unwavering dedication to his craft..
Buakaw, a Legend in the world of Muay Thai and kickboxing, from Thailand. Known for his explosive kicks, razor-sharp elbows, and impeccable technique, Buakaw has left fans in awe of his performances. He has won a number of championships and titles and is considered one of the greatest Muay Thai fighters of all time.
One thing is for sure, This is going to be an EXPLOSIVE fight!!!