However, those talks appeared to break down when it emerged that Diaz was looking to leverage the record-breaking pay-per-view numbers his two fights with Conor McGregor generated a year ago by demanding a $15 million payout for his next fight.
Instead, it sounds as if Diaz wants to follow UFC lightweight champion Conor McGregor into the world of boxing, as he indicated with his "on to the next sport for now" comment with a pair of boxing gloves behind it.
Pacquiao, who has a 59-7-2 record in his pro boxing career, fought last in the ring this July 2017.
"If we can negotiate it, I have no problem, said".
The promotion which offered him a title shot in the weight class of his choosing - an opportunity that other fights would have jumped at the chance to claim UFC gold. "It is OK with both of us". "It is OK with both of us", Pacquiao said when asked about reports he was seeking a match with McGregor who lost a megabucks boxing match in August against the unbeaten Floyd Mayweather. Stay fit my friend.
After all, the money he received after suffering a defeat against Floyd Mayweather Jr in his debut boxing bout is a huge motivation anyday to live life on a completely different level! McGregor was clearly out of his element but hung on for 10 rounds before they stopped it.
The fight is likely to take place in April, when the Philippine is due to take a break from his legislative duties after being elected into the Philippine Senate in 2016.
However, he also stressed that McGregor is only one of a few possible opponents when he ends his ring absence next year.
At the end of season five, the series had diverted focus on Wright's character, who was sworn in as the US president. Several men have since accused the actor of sexual misconduct and Spacey is the subject of multiple investigations.
In an Arabic-language Facebook post Saturday, a senior Israeli military officer warned the people of Gaza. Al-Khalidi added that "the U.S. in its decision on Jerusalem has crossed and passed all red lines".
A winter storm warning remains in effect today for expected heavy snow , according to the National Weather Service in NY . Bethany Beach has seen an accumulation of 2.3 inches, while Bridgeville and Seaford have 1.9 inches on the ground.
The San Marcos Police officer shot and killed in the line of duty has been identified as 58-year-old Kenneth Copeland. A San Marcos, Texas , police officer attempted to serve a warrant on a suspect in the El Camino Real subdivision.
Mr Trump Jr, according to sources who spoke to CNN, said the messages he shared were akin to speaking to any major media outlet. WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange later tweeted that he did not see how WikiLeaks was connected to CNN's story.
The business had revenue of $148.40 million for the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $142.10 million. The company reported $0.11 EPS for the quarter, beating analysts' consensus estimates of $0.07 by $0.04.
For example, searches for hashtags such as #thinspiration will launch a warning about the dangers of eating disorders. The decision followed an investigation by National Geographic and World Animal Protection into wildlife tourism.
Justice League Might Be Zack Snyder's Last DC Film
The credit of MCU's success is given to Kevin Feige , who has produced or executively produced all the MCU films. It also notes, as an aside, that there are now no plans for Zack Snyder to direct another DC movie.
Man Who Cemented Head Inside Microwave Rescued by Firefighters
West Midlands Fire and Rescue tweeted about the incident and said the team was "seriously unimpressed" by what they'd had to do. A YouTube prankster has been criticised after cementing his head in a microwave - costing a fire service £650 to free him.
Sony PS4 VR sales cross the 2 million mark
SIE will continue to further expand both PS4 and PS VR to deliver entertainment experiences that are only possible on PlayStation. Sony announced that PlayStation 1 classic MediEvil is getting a remastered version on the PlayStation 4 .
Discover enables payments for Apple Pay Cash
It will also improve the wireless charging for new iPhones and add a payments feature to Siri and Messages, Apple promises. They can use the money instantly to pay someone or to make purchases using Apple Pay in stores, apps and on the web.
Valve Announces a New (Bridge Constructor) Portal Game
It's likely that she will tell you there's a cake somewhere on your bridge building journey, but it's nearly certainly a lie. Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and Nintendo Switch releases are also planned, but are slated to launch in early 2018 instead.
Curry out at least two weeks with sprained ankle
The All-Star point guard leads the Warriors in scoring and steals, while Draymond Green leads the team in assists and rebounds. Curry won't be facing his hometown franchise, the Charlotte Hornets , on Wednesday (Thursday in Australia).