The sport of boxing’s only eight-division champion returns from a two-year layoff on Saturday to headline yet another pay-per-view card.
Despite original foe, unified welterweight champion Errol Spence Jr., pulling out of the fight on less than two weeks’ notice, Manny Pacquiao is still expected to face a difficult challenge when the 42-year-old Filipino icon challenges for Yordenis Ugas’ WBA title inside T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Pacquiao will be fighting for the title he won in his last fight when he dropped and outpointed then-unbeaten Keith Thurman in 2019. Ugas, a native of Cuba, moved up from the undercard where he was originally scheduled to defend his title against Fabian Maidana.
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CBS Sports will be with you throughout the entire way on Saturday, so. be sure to follow along with the live results and highlights below.
Fight card, results
- Yordenis Ugas (c) def. Manny Pacquiao via unanimous decision (115-113, 116-112, 116-112)
- Robert Guerrero def. Victor Ortiz via unanimous decision (96-94, 96-94, 96-94)
- Mark Magsayo def. Julio Ceja via 10th-round knockout
- Carlos Castro def. Oscar Escandon via 10th-round TKO
Pacquiao vs. Ugas scorecard, live coverage