Errol Spence Jr Out Of Pacquiao Fight With Torn Retina; Manny Gets New Opponent

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Errol Spence Jr. has been forced out of his highly-anticipated title fight with Manny Pacquiao due to injury.

According to a report from ESPN’s Dan Rafael, Spence has withdrawn from next week’s scheduled bout with a torn retina in his left eye. pence was set to defend his WBC and IBF welterweight titles against Pacquiao at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, while the vacant The Ring welterweight strap was also on the line.

With Spence on the sidelines, Yordenis Ugas will step into the main event.

Ugas was set to defend his WBA (Regular) welterweight title on the undercard.

We wish Spence a full and speedy recovery.

That is all the information that is available at this time. This article will be updated with new and relevant information should it become available at any time. If there is anything that we missed, please feel free to send an email to [email protected] and we will respond as soon as possible. 

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