Manny Pacquiao stops Lucas Matthysse in the 7th Round to win the WBA welterweight title

Senator Manny Pacquiao picks up his 60th career win after stoping Lucas Matthysse in the seventh round. It’s the first knock out of Manny since 2009.

Watch the replay of Manny Pacquiao vs Lucas Matthysse boxing fight.

In his return to the ring, Manny Pacquiao defeated Lucas Matthysse via seventh-round technical knockout to claim the WBA welterweight title Saturday night in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

The fight was Pacquiao’s first since his controversial unanimous decision loss to Australia’s Sam Horn in July 2017.

Pacquiao dropped Matthysse three times en route to his first win by stoppage since 2009.

Asked who he would like to fight next, Pacquiao didn’t give an answer but said he looked forward to going back to the Philippines to “relax” and celebrate with his countrymen.

via TV5 ESPN

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