No rematch but yes to hoops? Pacquiao invites Mayweather to play basketball

  • Manny Pacquiao called Floyd Mayweather Jr on the phone
  • He invited Mayweather to play basketball in GenSan
  • Mayweather is enjoying his vacation in the Philippines

Manny Pacquiao personally invited Floyd Mayweather Jr to play a friendly game of basketball.

The Pambansang Kamao called Mayweather on the phone and welcomed him to the country.

Pacquiao was quoted by GMA saying, “Nagkausap kami sa telephone. Kamusta lang. Sabi ko, ‘Welcome to the Philippines. Enjoy your vacation.’” [We talked on the phone. I told him, “Welcome to the Philippines. Enjoy your vacation.]

“In-invite ko nga siya na makapaglaro sila dito sa may four days league dito sa GenSan,” Pacquiao said. [I invited him to play basketball in the four-day league in GenSan.]

Mayweather earlier said that he’s in the Philippines for his Filipino fans. He was last seen enjoying the beauty of Palawan. Meanwhile, Pacquiao is in General Santos City training for his upcoming match against Lucas Matthysse this July.

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