With money issues resolved, Manny Pacquiao-Lucas Matthysse is a go

With money issues resolved, Manny Pacquiao-Lucas Matthysse is a go
The Manny Pacquiao-Lucas Matthysse fight, which had been in jeopardy for the past several weeks over financing issues, is a go. Golden Boy Promotions president Eric Gomez told ESPN on Monday that the money due in an escrow account to be paid after the fight had finally come through in full and that Matthysse and his team will fly Tuesday from Los Angeles to Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, for the fight. Though several deadlines had been missed for the deposit, Monday was really the last one possible because Matthysse wanted to be on site two weeks before the fight to give himself time to get used to the time change. So had the money not come through on Monday the fight would have been off. Matthysse is due to defend his secondary welterweight world title against Pacquiao, the Filipino legend, on July 15 (July 14 United States time) at the Axiata Arena. "The fight's a go. There were some bumps in the road but everything is now in order and we're excited. It's a great... 
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