Juan Manuel Marquez speaks out on his 2 fights with Manny Pacquiao By Kyle Lucas (July 18, 2009) DoghouseBoxing
Juan Manuel Marquez who faces Floyd Mayweather Jr. on September 19th, strongly believes that he has won both his fights against Manny Pacquiao. In a statement sent to us here at Doghouse Boxing, Marquez had this to say about his two fights with Pacquiao, "I feel that I beat him both times."
In the first fight, Marquez believes he won the close fight. "The first one was very close and I felt that I pulled it off. It was called a draw," stated Marquez.
In regards to their second fight, Marquez strongly believes he won that fight, and can't understand how the judges did not agree. "The second fight, I felt that I clearly beat him. I clearly beat him and I should have been on top on the points but for whatever reason, the judges - they saw a different fight that night."
Floyd Mayweather vs. Juan Manuel Marquez: "Number One/Numero Uno," the 12-round bout will take place Saturday, September 19 live on HBO Pay-Per-View beginning at 9pm ET/6pm PT.
**For your enjoyment, here is the latest video interview conducted by ESPN's Brian Kenny with Floyd Mayweather Jr.