The legendary former world boxing champion in eight weight divisions, 43-year-old Manny Pacquiao has signed a contract with Rizin FF.
"A few months ago I was here as a guest and today I have an interesting announcement. I have agreed with Rizin to fight next year - the date and the opponent Rizin will choose will be announced soon. I look forward to the confrontation with the Japanese fighter," said Pacquiao.
Recall, 43-year-old Manny Pacquiao announced his retirement in 2021, losing in a duel with Cuban Yordenis Ugas for the WBC title.