Sources: Golden Boy signs Pacquiao

Originally Published: September 22, 2006
By Dan Rafael | ESPN.com

Oscar De La Hoya's Golden Boy Promotions thought it had a deal to sign lightweight titlist Juan Diaz last week, but Diaz's manager, Willie Savannah, reneged before it was signed and instead took a better offer from Don King.


Golden Boy didn't make the same mistake twice, signing Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao out from under rival Top Rank by getting his signature on a seven-fight contract during a secret dinner Monday night in Los Angeles, multiple sources with knowledge ...

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