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Manny Pacquiao Undergoes Surgery on Right Shoulder

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Manny Pacquiao underwent surgery on his right shoulder in Los Angeles less than a week after losing the most anticipated fight of the 21st century, ESPN reported.

The Philippines-based superstar is expected to make a full recovery.

Floyd Mayweather remains undefeated after beating Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision on May 3. Manny Pacquiao shoulder surgery

Manny Pacquiao, 36, said he entered the fight with an injured shoulder, a claim that Floyd Mayweather’s camp vehemently refuted after the result.

His decision not to disclose the injury to the Nevada State Athletic Commission – which kept him from getting a cortisone shot the night of the fight – may lead to a fine and suspension, with some filing lawsuits against him, alleging fraud.

Dr. Neal ElAttrache, who has operated on Tom Brady and Kobe Bryant in the past, conducted the 90-minute operation on Manny Pacquiao’s rotator cuff, which was significantly torn.

Manny Pacquiao moved to 57-6-2 with the loss. Already an active member of the Philippines House of Representatives, some have speculated that the champion could become a presidential candidate.

Floyd Mayweather says he would be willing to fight Manny Pacquiao after he is recovered.

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