Manny Pacquiao on MMA: “I want to, but they don’t want me to fight.”

Yet another boxing champion wants to try his hand in mixed martial arts, Manny Pacquiao has revealed he would like to step in the cage after fifteen years in the ring, but it looks like his management has a different opinion on it.

The following from BoxingScene.com:

During a recent press conference, BoxingScene.com’s Bill Emes and Michael Marley cornered Manny Pacquiao on the subject of Mixed Martial Arts. Pacquiao said he watched MMA and UFC, but said it was “too brutal” when asked for his thoughts on the sport.

When asked if he would ever consider trying his hand at Mixed Martial Arts, Pacquiao replied to BoxingScene – “I want to, but they [promoters and management] don’t want me to fight.”

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