Arturo Gatti and Mickey Ward, Sugar Ray Leonard and Roberto Duran, Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier: Some of the finest rivalries in boxing have been settled in a trilogy, the third fight often serving as the most conclusive evidence of who the better fighter is. This Sunday, however, we're about to witness a fourth installment to the Manny Pacquiao-Juan Manuel Marquez series in a fight that hopes to simply put an end to a long-running debate over skill and superiority.
This isn’t the first time a great boxing rivalry went more than three fights, but this is probably a first for a Filipino at such a grand stage. The first three bouts were all thrillers, ending in controversial fashion, 36 rounds coming down with no clarity (and you know what happens when you leave it to the judges).
While many argue that a fourth bout may be pushing it too far, Filipino fans who just want to watch Manny fight can make watching it more interesting. Here are FHM's suggestions on how to enjoy Pacquiao-Marquez 4...
We're so stoked
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The SAS curse is officially lifted
Editor's Note: Results are based on DOE's latest test