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Would you like to see Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao back in the ring?

Floyd Mayweather was ready to return to the ring for an exhibition bout in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, on May 14, but the event was postponed the day before due to the death of the country's president, Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan. Since he officially retired in 2017, Mayweather has been fighting in exhibition bouts, but is that a sign he wants to return -- one more time? How about archrival Manny Pacquiao? He just lost his bid to become president of the Philippines and could also make a return. Is that good for him and boxing?
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Manny Pacquiao Comes Up Short In Filipino Presidential Election

Famous boxers have certainly been leaving their mark on the international stage lately. Ever since Russian forces first invaded Ukraine this past winter, notable fighters from that Eastern European nation have stepped into the global spotlight in defense of their country. Whether it’s former greats the Kltischko brothers or current stars Oleksandr Usyk and Vasyl Lomachenko, the jump from present day or past ring notable to global notable has been swift and sudden. Yet the horrors of the Ukraine war aren’t the only things leading boxers into the political spotlight. For recently retired all tine great Manny Pacquiao, it’s been a desire to lead his nation of the Philippians.
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Manny Pacquiao Concedes, Finishes Third in 2022 Philippine Presidential Election

Manny Pacquiao is forced to throw in the towel after fighting until the bitter end in his bid to become the next president of the Philippines. The results of the 2022 Philippine Election saw Pacquiao place a distant third in the presidential race, prompting the current Senator and former eight-division champion to concede defeat late Tuesday evening. Pacquiao secured 3,629,547 votes (6.86%) with more than 98% of the polling precincts reporting results as of Wednesday morning, well behind likely winner Ferdinand ‘Bongbong’ Marcos Jr., the son of former president and dictator Ferdinand Sr.