Floyd Mayweather Jr. says a rematch of his 2015 bout with Manny Pacquiao is within the works.
The undefeated boxer posted a video on Instagram early Saturday morning that he captioned, “I’m coming again to combat Manny Pacquiao this yr. One other 9 determine payday on the way in which.”
The video exhibits Mayweather and Pacquiao surrounded by followers at a nightclub. Mayweather seems to lean towards his proper and say, “I’m taking the belt in December,” which elicits screams from the group.
Pacquiao responds, “I’ve the belt,” and Mayweather tells him, “I’m taking it from you. I’m going to take it from you want I did earlier than.”
Mayweather (50-0, 27 KOs) earned a victory by unanimous resolution over Pacquiao (60-7-2) within the 2015 combat in Las Vegas, however Pacquiao claimed he was hindered by an injured shoulder.
Pacquiao, 39, has fought 4 bouts since battling Mayweather, 41. He defeated Lucas Martin Matthysse by technical knockout for the welterweight title in July and likewise has wins over Timothy Bradley Jr. and Jessie Vargas. His lone loss got here in opposition to Jeff Horn by unanimous resolution in 2017.
After defeating Matthysse, Pacquiao known as out Mayweather, who stated his boxing victory over MMA star Conor McGregor can be his final combat.
“Mayweather? If he decides to return to boxing then that’s the time we’re going to name the photographs,” Pacquiao stated, by way of ESPN. “I’ve the belt, so it’s as much as him. If he needs to come back again in boxing let’s do a second one.”