For the first time in modern boxing history, there will be a fee to see a weigh-in. Not surprisingly, the fight that’s causing the break from tradition is the impending bout between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather. The good news is that each $10 ticket to the weigh-in will be donated to charity. As for
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Drug testing has always been a major issue when it comes to discussing a fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr., and that remains the case even with the fighters set to square off in less than a month. On Wednesday, Pacquiao’s publicist Fred Sternburg told reporters that the Filipino fighter has already been...Read More
Freddie Roach has a big mouth for such a little man.
Manny Pacquiao’s trainer has been fueling the pre-fight fire, and didn’t hold back today when asked about a recent Floyd Mayweather debacle.
The 5-foot-5 Roach blasted Mayweather while speaking with media Wednesday after Mayweather was over two hours late to his scheduled media day appearance, which many networks broadcasted...
Floyd Mayweather Jr. believes that he has a mental advantage over Manny Pacquiao in the ring and also thinks the Filipino has a dangerous style that serves as a disadvantage. Mayweather met with the media on Tuesday and talked about his opponent for his upcoming May 2 bout. “He fought very, very recklessly in the...Read More
Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao figures to not only be a clash of titans but also a clash of styles.
The May 2 superfight between the world-famous fight is fast approaching, and as the two fighters continue to train in their respective camps, it’s becoming clear strategy will be an integral aspect of the bout, especially given how dissimilar the two styles are.
On one hand...
Floyd Mayweather is an accused serial woman beater, but he denies assaulting ex-girlfriend Josie Harris during a 2010 incident for which he later went to jail. Mayweather was interviewed by Yahoo Global News anchor Katie Couric inside his Las Vegas gym ahead of his May fight with Manny Pacquiao, and he intimated that the public...Read More
Floyd Mayweather has a well-earned reputation for sparing no expense when it comes to trying to live up to his “Money” nickname, and of course he isn’t afraid to show off just how much cash he routinely has at his disposal. The kind of over-the-top, big cash indulgences for which the boxer has become famous...Read More
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If you’re planning on watching the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather next month, now would be a good time to start planning on which sports bar you’re going to watch it at because ordering on pay-per-view won’t be cheap.
The Wall Street Journal reported that the May 2 fight which boxing fans have been wanting for years will cost $89 to order on pay-per-view...
The greatest boxer of all time is on Team Pacquiao.
When Manny Pacquiao finally squares off with Floyd Mayweather in a highly anticipated bout on May 2, boxing legend Muhammad Ali will be rooting for Pacquiao. Ali’s daughter, Rasheda, told TMZSports.com that while her father respects both fighters, he’s hoping Pacquiao scores the win.
“He knows Manny’s a great fighter...
Floyd Mayweather isn’t known as “Money” without good reason. It’s a fitting nickname of course due to the millions upon millions of dollars he’s earned during his boxing career. His flamboyant approach to flaunting his wealth — not to mention his penchant for wagering obscenely fat stacks of his earning on sporting events — certainly...Read More
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