Manny Pacquiao returns to squared circle tonight (Nov. 23, 2013) after nearly one year away from the sport, looking to steer himself out of an unprecedented two-fight losing skid and claiming the vacant WBO International Welterweight title at the expense of Brandon Rios.
The 147-pound showdown will take place at The Venetian in Macau, China, to appeal to Pacquiao's countless fans throughout Asia.
"Pacquiao vs. Rios" starts at roughly 9 p.m. ET with a live stream of the under card bouts, including Zou Shiming and Juan Tozcano, just the third professional bout for the former fighter, a gold medal winner at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic games. In addition, the IBF Featherweight title will be on the line in a rematch between Billy Dib and Evgeny Gradovich, who won their first encounter earlier this year to claim the belt.
It's a a major boxing pay-per-view (PPV) event that will air on HBO. Of course, MMAmania will deliver LIVE results, coverage and updates of "Pacquiao vs. Rios" all night, starting with the HBO broadcast at 9 p.m. ET RIGHT HERE.
To watch the pay-per-view (PPV), which, of course, features the Manny Pacquiao vs. Brandon Rios showdown in the main event, as well as the other aforementioned match ups, you can call up Comcast or your local cable and/or satellite provider (DirecTV, DISH Network, etc.) and order the show on your television. There is also a helpful and comprehensive list of cable providers featured on inDemand.com for your convenience.
International viewing options include, but are not limited to:
- United Kingdom: BoxNation
- Australia: Main Event PPV
- Philippines: GMA 7
- Hungary: Sport 1
However, if you need your "Pacquiao vs. Rios" results as soon as possible, for free, MMAmania.com will deliver up-to-the-minute results and live fight coverage, including round-by-round, blow-by-blow coverage of all the HBO PPV boxing action before, during and after the event RIGHT HERE.
More details on the "Pacquiao vs. Rios" main card, who is fighting who, as well as how to keep yourself updated all night long, below:
Remember, too, that our under card quick results will begin to flow around 7 p.m. ET later this evening and run right on through to our main card PPV coverage, which is set to start at 9 p.m. ET. There is also a red carpet event, which will stream live online for free in the build up to the main event, that you can watch right here.
Expect Pacquiao and Rios to enter the ring around midnight.
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