A great number of boxing fans, most especially in the Philippines and Mexico, are still clamoring for the highly anticipated trilogy between Mexican Juan Manuel Marquez and Filipino boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao.
When Bob Arum announced Pacquiao will return to the ring on April 16, fans from both Mexico and the Philippines were hoping Marquez would have at least an equal chance of getting the nod of the pound-for-pound king. After all, Marquez has traveled thousands of miles and spent sleepless nights chasing Manny Pacquiao for the much publicized trilogy.
Obviously, Marquez's burning desire to fight Pacquiao again for the third time is anchored on a rare opportunity of making his biggest fight purse in his entire boxing career.
Here are five reasons why the fight won't happen: