BREAKING Manny Pacquiao confirms Conor McGregor boxing showdown this winter

Manny Pacquiao has confirmed he will take on Conor McGregor in a lucrative crossover bout this winter.

The boxing great has told CNN Philippines that he will face McGregor in what promises to be a pay-per-view epic in either December or January.

The broadcaster tweeted: "Senator and boxing legend Manny Pacquiao will fight UFC superstar Conor McGregor next year, his office confirms.

"It says details are still being finalized, but a huge portion of Pacquiao's earnings will be used to help the country's COVID-19 response."

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