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Who should I fight next? Pacquiao asks Twitter

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Miles Morales

Filipino boxing icon Manny Pacquiao took to social media to poll millions of fans on who they think should be his next opponent.

“Who should I fight next?” the sport’s only eight-division champion asked in a Twitter survey that drew more than 40,000 votes as of 6 pm Saturday. The poll listed Floyd Mayweather, Keith Thurman, Danny Garcia and Shawn Porter as the choices.

The poll was also linked to Pacquiao’s Facebook Page.

Pacquiao’camp has been reportedly angling for a rematch with Mayweather, who beat him on points in the world’s richest prize fight in 2015.

Pacman’s decisive victory over American fighter Adrien Broner in January and a TKO win over Lucas Matthysse were supposed to have opened the door to that route. But the unbeaten Mayweather, officially retired, has been non-committal.

As of posting, 72% of the poll’s voters chose Mayweather as Pacquiao’s next opponent.

12% voted for Thurman, 9% for Garcia and 5% for Porter.