Manny Pacquiao held his WBA world welterweight title with a persuading consistent focuses prevail upon Adrian Broner in Las Vegas.
The Filipino, in his 70th battle and his first as a 40-year-old, shook the previous four-weight best on the planet with a shocking left in the ninth round.
He commanded his American adversary, who is 11 years his lesser, interfacing with more than twice the same number of punches.
Judges scored the session 117-111, 116-112, 116-112 to support Pacquiao.
A short time later, Pacquiao said he would be available to a rematch with unbeaten American Floyd Mayweather, who crushed him in 2015.
“Instruct him to return to the ring and we will battle,” said Pacquiao, who is a congressperson in his country and battling in the United States without precedent for a long time.
“I will battle with Floyd Mayweather in the event that he is eager to return to box.”
Previous five-weight title holder Mayweather, who was in the group, gave no response when inquired as to whether the rematch could occur.
The 41-year-old beat Japanese kickboxer Tenshin Nasukawa in a display enclosing session December however has recently said he is “still resigned”.
Broner beaten – yet asserts he won
Pacquaio, anchoring the 61st triumph of his vocation, nearly thumped down his rival in the seventh and ninth rounds.
In any case, a short time later, Broner – to scoffs from the MGM Grand group – guaranteed he ought to have won.
“I beat him. Everybody out there realizes I beat him. I controlled the battle, he was absent. I hit clean more occasions. I beat him,” he said.
Broner had 50 interfacing punches to Pacquaio’s 112 and three associating body shots to the victor’s 47.
Prior, American Marcus Browne took the empty WBA between time light-heavyweight title with a consistent focuses prevail upon Sweden’s Badou Jack.
Jack endured a frightful slice to the center of his brow however figured out how to finish the last five adjusts before losing on focuses by 117-110, 116-111, 119-108.
French warrior Nordine Oubaali earned his first world title by beating American Rau’shee Warren by consistent focuses choice to take the WBC bantamweight belt.