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Pacquiao-Bradley officiating team in place

WBO president Francisco “Paco” Valcarcel confirmed today the officials who will work this Saturday in the welterweight title bout between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley, to be held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.The referee will be Robert Byrd, and the judges are Duane Ford, CJ Ross and Jerry Roth. All are experienced Nevada Athletic Commission officials. WBO supervisor for this bout will be Istvan Kovacs of Hungary. Pacquiao (54-3-2, 38 KOs) will make the fourth defense of his WBO welterweight belt versus the WBO jr welter champion, Bradley (28-0, 12 KOs).

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