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- Manny Pacquiao will fight WBA "super" welterweight champ Yordenis Ugas on August 21 in Las Vegas.
- Fite.TV and Fox Sports will stream the $75 pay-per-view live from the T-Mobile arena at 9 p.m. ET.
- Ugas earned his belt after the WBA forced Pacquiao to vacate the title earlier this year.
Manny Pacquiao will fight WBA "super" welterweight champion Yordenis Ugas during an August 21 pay-per-view (PPV) event in Las Vegas. Fox Sports and Fite.TV will stream the PPV live from T-Mobile arena starting at 9 p.m. ET.
Ugas steps into the ring as a late replacement for WBC and IBF welterweight title holder Errol Spence Jr., who injured his eye while training. Pacquiao earned the WBA "super" welterweight title after winning his last fight against Keith Thurman in July 2019, but the WBA stripped Pacquiao of the title in 2021 and awarded it to Ugas.
Ugas has won his last three fights dating back to 2019, and Spence's injury will lead to Ugas making his first title defense against the former champion. Pacquiao, now 42-years-old, will also be fighting against age, but hasn't ruled out more fights after Ugas. Pacquiao was already the oldest WBA welterweight champion when he defeated Thurman at age 40.
With championships across eight weight classes, Pacquiao enters the fight as the betting favorite; for Ugas the fight could be career defining as he looks to secure his own legacy.
How to watch Pacquiao vs. Ugas
Pacquiao vs. Ugas is a $75 pay-per-view event. You can order the fight through your TV provider to watch on cable, or purchase the match to stream through Fox Sports or Fite.TV. The event will start at 9 p.m. ET on August 21 with four scheduled fights.
Fite.TV is available through web browsers, mobile devices, Roku, Xbox consoles, Apple TV, and Chromecast. In addition to standalone PPV matches, Fite.TV offers a subscription service with on-demand access to select boxing, MMA, and Pro Wrestling events. Subscriptions cost $5 a month or $50 a year. That said, Pacquiao vs. Ugas must be purchased separately for $75 and is not included with a subscription.
Meanwhile, the Fox Sports app is available on most smart devices, including Roku, Fire TV, Xbox, Android, Apple TV, iOS, and Windows computers. The Fox Sports boxing team includes former heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis, play-by-play announcer Brian Kenny, analyst Joe Goossen, and reporter Heidi Androl.
Pacquiao vs. Ugas fight card
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- Manny Pacquiao versus Yordenis Ugas