Floyd, you’re great. While I can’t concede the greatest, and I wince when you compare yourself favorably to The Greatest (Muhammad Ali), I’ll give it that you’re the best of your time.
By every account, Manny Pacquiao has agreed to every nuance of Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s demands, including rampant PED testing, a smaller share of the epic purse, and a lower perch on the glittering marquee.
It has been reported that Manny Pacquiao has agreed to a 40% take on the revenue from a fight with Floyd Mayweather in May.
With more dueling monologues than a presidential campaign, it’s sounding more and more like Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will fight next year.
Somewhere way on the right side of your globe, in the aorta of China, Manny Pacquiao will fight on Saturday, November 22.
I guess, when you are one of the the best & greatest at one thing it seems as if you can do no wrong in any endeavor you try. ummm….not the case here.
If boxing is to save its vitality, it needs vital boxers to fight each other. Seems simple enough, an athletic algorithm that serves the sport and its fans.
Manny Pacquiao, one of the few boxers to still move the needle, fights Timothy Bradley this weekend for the WBO welterweight title.
Floyd Mayweather is about 10 days into his 82 day sentence and according to his doctor has lost muscle tone because of the poor food and water in his temporary home.
Last Saturday’s circus in Las Vegas may be the final nail in boxing’s coffin.