Funny Money: Manny Pacquiao rips Floyd Mayweather Jr. on Instagram for 'using his name to get attention' about rematch

ABS-CBN Sports on Aug 20, 2019 12:30 PM
Manny Pacquiao rips Floyd Mayweather on Instagram
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Just when you thought the saga was done...

Eight-division world champion and newly-unified WBA world champion Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao recently fired back at long-time rival Floyd "Money" Mayweather on Instagram for 'using his name to get attention'. 

Over the weekend, Floyd was seen on a video talking about going to Saudi Arabia to talk about a potential Pacquiao-Mayweather rematch. 

On his personal Instagram account, Pacquiao reposted the video with the caption: "Looks like @FloydMayweather is using my name again to get himself some attention. #FunnyMoney"

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Quite a bit of turnabout for Mayweather, given that he went on a lengthy tirade on social media because he felt that his name was always being brought up for a rematch with Pacquiao after the Filipino boxing icon's latest win over Keith Thurman. 

The two boxing stars then got into a bit of a back-and-forth on all platforms of social media for about a week or so, before the issue died down. 

Now, it looks like 'Money' Mayweather is jumpstarting the talks of a Pacquiao rematch again. 

This time around however, it looks like Pacquiao - who has openly said that he is open to a rematch - isn't fully buying it. 

Will it finally lead to deals being made and contracts being signed? Again, only time will tell. 

 

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