|THE DAY THE WORLD LOSES WITH MANNY PACQUIAO|
By Reni M. Valenzuela, PhilBoxing.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
As promised, I didn’t watch the fight.
The title above was the first thought that dawned on me when I woke up this afternoon to hear the news which already I gleaned in my “dream” moments earlier - exactly the same scena Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather v Pacquiao: 'Mayweather held all the aces'
By Ben Dirs, BBC Sport, Sun, 03 May 2015
And, lo, a fight finally broke out in Las Vegas. Sort of. If that was the 'Fight of the Century' so far, it's a good job there are another 85 years to go.
Many people thought Floyd Mayweather versus Manny Pacquiao would be one-sided. But not that one-sided.
Mayweather did what he almost al Read Full Story >>>
What's Next For Floyd Mayweather And Manny Pacquiao?
By Kurt Badenhausen, Forbes.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
Floyd Mayweather defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Mayweather ran his record to 48-0 with the win, while Pacquiao fell to 57-6-2. The fight is expected to generate more than $400 million in total revenue, shattering the previous Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather shows he is a genius – but a lucky one – against Manny Pacquiao
By Kevin Mitchell, The Guardian, Sun, 03 May 2015
On a night of many riches – from the “cheap” seats in the gods to the impossibly well-heeled gathering near the lit square below – Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao did their best to deliver the fight everyone wanted, and they almost got there.
The unanimous decision in favour of the American, Read Full Story >>>
Manny's maddening lack of urgency
By Marv Dumon, Examiner.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
Mr. Congressman: What were you thinking?
An entire country expected you to bring a sense of urgency; a do-or-die attitude; an explosive array of punch combinations. We saw a lack of these critical factors on May 2nd and therefore you lost to Floyd Mayweather Jr by a wide margin.
Pacquiao's ant Read Full Story >>>
Analysis: Pacquiao schooled, silenced in Las Vegas
By Edwin G. Espejo, Asian Correspondent, Sun, 03 May 2015
GENERAL SANTOS CITY – Manny Pacquiao lost the biggest fight of his life right at the start when, in the first round, his vaunted aggression was stymied by his tentativeness.
It was a round in which Floyd Mayweather Jr right away established his jabs to keep Pacquiao from teeing off.
Bigger and Read Full Story >>>
On the Money: Mayweather Outboxes Pacquiao
By Robert Ecksel, Boxing.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
Floyd Mayweather easily outboxed Manny Pacquiao to a clear unanimous decision victory with scores of 118-110 and 116-112 twice…
Saturday night at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada, Dionisia Pacquiao’s voodoo didn’t work. Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather 48-0, 26 KOs), from Sin City by way o Read Full Story >>>
Roach reveals hopes for Mayweather v Pacquiao II
By Phil D. Jay, World Boxing News, Sun, 03 May 2015
Manny Pacquiao's trainer Freddie Roach wants Floyd Mayweather to agree a lucrative rematch after witnessing his fighter lose out via a unanimous decision at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Speaking at the post-fight press conference, the five-time Coach of the Year declared his plea Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather vs Pacquiao stats, facts & results
By Lee Cleveland , Fight Saga, Sun, 03 May 2015
It happened tonight at MGM Grand in Las Vegas and the results are in.
History was made as fight legends Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, boxing's best, finally faced each other in the ring.
(Photo courtesy of HBO Inside Boxing, Will Hart and Ed Mulholland)
On the line was something muc Read Full Story >>>
Evander Holyfield: Pacquiao Won the Fight
By Trent Baker, Breitbart, Sun, 03 May 2015
After Saturday’s fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr., which saw Mayweather win by unanimous decision, former heavyweight and cruiserweight champion Evander Holyfield told ESPN’s Robert Flores that he actually thought Pacquiao won Saturday’s fight.
Holyfield was asked if he had Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather plans on relinquishing titles next week
By Ramon Aranda, 3MoreRounds.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
During the post-fight press conference, Floyd Mayweather, who had just finished unifying the 147-pound titles with a unanimous decision win over Manny Pacquiao, said he would relinquish his titles on Monday.
The announcement came out of nowhere and was done very as-a-matter-of-fact by Mayweather, Read Full Story >>>
Fight won’t be remembered decades later
The Manila Times, Sun, 03 May 2015
A fight can be described as a megabout if it still creates a buzz or debate even after it was staged 20 or more years ago. This is still the case of the marquee fight between Sugar Ray Leonard and Marvin Hagler on April 1987, which Leonard won via split decision.
Like the bout between Flo Read Full Story >>>
Boring, Boring Mayweather Compared to Chelsea After Beating Pacquiao
By Nick Savage, 90min.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
The 'Fight of the Century', that fans had been waiting for, finally took place in the early hours of Sunday morning.
The Mayweather vs Pacquiao fight, which was rightfully hyped, failed to live up to its billings, with Mayweather picking up the win via unanimous points decision.
Mayweather's n Read Full Story >>>
Five boxers with a greater legacy than Floyd Mayweather
The Star (UK), Sun, 03 May 2015
Floyd Mayweather was being hailed as a genius following his conclusive points victory over Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas, but he would still struggle to be included on a list of the top five boxers of all time.
Here, we list five more acclaimed fighters than Mayweather.
The fines Read Full Story >>>
'I'm the American dream': Mayweather rumbles after Pacquiao bout, joins greats
Agence France Press, Sun, 03 May 2015
Floyd Mayweather danced his way to a unanimous decision over frustrated Manny Pacquiao here Saturday to win the richest fight in history and cement his place in the pantheon of boxing greats.
Boos rang out from a pro-Pacquiao Las Vegas crowd as Mayweather's emphatic victory was confirmed by all t Read Full Story >>>
'American dream' Floyd Mayweather slams journalists who wrote negative articles about him
Independent.ie, Sun, 03 May 2015
Unbeaten Floyd Mayweather paid tribute to his father and his opponent Manny Pacquiao after his dominant victory in Las Vegas.
The 38-year-old put on a tactical masterclass taking a unanimous decision 118-110 116-112 116-112 on the judges scorecard to Read Full Story >>>
Referee Kenny Bayless: Mayweather 'the better fighter'
By Natashya Gutierrez, Rappler, Sun, 03 May 2015
LAS VEGAS, United States – The referee of the mega fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Manny Pacquiao said he thought Mayweather deserved to win – adding that violations performed in the fight did not affect the bout’s results.
Mayweather won over Pacquiao in a unanimous decision, 118-110, 116 Read Full Story >>>
Floyd 'Misogynist' Mayweather is 55-0 if you count the women he's abused and beaten
By Rachel Beresford, Independent.ie, Sun, 03 May 2015
SO this morning I woke up to the news that Floyd 'Money' Mayweather is still undefeated - his record now standing at 48-0, just one shy of the legendary Rocky Marciano - proving that he is, as he arrogantly says, untouchable!
Marciano, for many, is one of the greatest of all time - how any Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao does not want to make alibis despite shoulder pain
By Roy Luarca, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Sun, 03 May 2015
LAS VEGAS — Manny Pacquiao’s initial reaction was that he had been robbed of victory against Floyd Mayweather Jr.
But having done some thinking and after changing to a white long-sleeve shirt and black pants, Pacquiao had some reservations about what really transpired in their colossal battle for Read Full Story >>>
Amir Khan wants Floyd Mayweather next and offers support to Manny Pacquiao
By Chris Robinson, Hustle Boss, Sun, 03 May 2015
On Saturday night, Floyd Mayweather (48-0, 26 KO’s) won a clear unanimous decision victory over Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2, 38 KO’s) inside of the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada over 12 rounds.
The win cement’s Mayweather’s place as the game’s premier fighter, as well as being the bigge Read Full Story >>>
Manny Pacquiao’s Hometown Fans Dejected But Still Plan Hero’s Welcome
By Rishi Iyengar, TIME.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
Pacquiao is expected to return to General Santos City in the southern Philippines on May 8
The Little-Known Creation Myth of Manny Pacquiao
The Philippines Is at Fever Pitch as Manny Pacquiao Prepares to Fight Floyd Mayweather
Manny Pacquiao Spent $3 to 4 Million on Tickets for the Fight
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Mayweather v Pacquiao: Floyd wants to fight me next, says Amir Khan
SkySports.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
Amir Khan claims he is pole position to face Floyd Mayweather next after the American’s victory over Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas on Saturday night.
Mayweather claimed a unanimous verdict over the Filipino to claim his 48th straight victory, moving him just one win short of heavyweight legend Rock Read Full Story >>>
Bob Arum says ruling on Manny Pacquiao shoulder injury affected fight
By Joe Depaolo, Washington Post, Sun, 03 May 2015
LAS VEGAS — The old man looked out from the ring at the press section. Here was Bob Arum, president and chief executive of Top Rank Promotions. Here he was at 83 years old, promoting a mega-fight once again. His fighter, Manny Pacquiao, had lost, the judges said. Floyd Mayweather was declared the vi Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather skillfully neutralizes Manny Pacquiao in 'just another day at work'
By David Mayo, mlive.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
LAS VEGAS -- Within the next few days, Floyd Mayweather could be a world champion for the last time. If so, he went out in style.
Mayweather controlled Manny Pacquiao in a long-awaited fight with great tactical appeal but precious few fireworks, then walked away with a check that was both real an Read Full Story >>>
CompuBox: Manny Pacquiao lands just 81 punches against Floyd Mayweather
By Josh Slagter, mlive.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
LAS VEGAS — In this case, the numbers don't lie.
Floyd Mayweather improved to 48-0 on Saturday night with a unanimous decision victory over Manny Pacquiao, with the judges agreeing on 10 of the 12 rounds.
They were seeing the same thing: Mayweather wasn't getting hit by one of the highest vol Read Full Story >>>
Jimmy Kimmel has message for Pacquiao
ABS-CBN News, Sun, 03 May 2015
American late night television host Jimmy Kimmel expressed his gratitude to Manny Pacquiao for allowing him to become part of his entourage during his bout against Floyd Mayweather Jr. held Saturday night (Sunday Philippine time).
The 47-year-old Kimmel was surprisingly behind the Filipino boxing Read Full Story >>>
Pacquiao thought he won, but numbers show otherwise
ESPN.com, Sun, 03 May 2015
Both Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao thought they won Saturday night’s fight in Las Vegas. But the numbers only backed up one of them.
Mayweather won by unanimous decision and that was validated by a number of Compubox statistics.
• Mayweather landed 34 percent of his punches to Pacquiao’s Read Full Story >>>
Fight of the Century: 'Born a winner, to die a winner'
Agence France Press, Sun, 03 May 2015
Las Vegas: Floyd Mayweather danced his way to a unanimous decision over frustrated Manny Pacquiao here on Saturday to win the richest fight in history and cement his place in the pantheon of boxing greats.
Boos rang out from a pro-Pacquiao Las Vegas crowd as Mayweather's emphatic victory was conf Read Full Story >>>
Floyd Mayweather Jr. Defeats Manny Pacquiao in Boxing’s Big Matchup
By John Branch, The New York Times, Sun, 03 May 2015
For nearly 20 years, boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr. has frustrated opponents in the ring with his cool calculation. He has been criticized out of the ring for his lavish lifestyle and outbursts of domestic violence. And he has navigated it all by winning habitually and becoming unapologetically rich.
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INSIDE MAYWEATHER-PACQUIAO: Bieber, Kimmel, no KO-style
By Associated Press, Boston Herald, Sun, 03 May 2015
LAS VEGAS — Some of the sights and sounds seen by AP journalists covering the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao megafight in Las Vegas:
NO KO? FANS SPLIT ON MAYWEATHER'S STYLE
On one hand, Floyd Mayweather is undefeated at 48-0. On the other hand, he didn't knock out Manny Pacquiao or do Read Full Story >>>
Meet the Artist Responsible for Painting the Mayweather–Pacquiao Ring Mat
By Geoffrey Gray, New York Magazine, Sun, 03 May 2015
One of the most expensive pieces of cloth on Earth right now spent the week stuffed in a small box inside the production office at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The box itself is small, only two feet by two feet, and the cloth inside is not made of silk or soft fabrics. Inside the box is a rugged squa Read Full Story >>>
Mayweather vs. Pacquiao: The dust finally settles after 6 years
By Adip Xion, Benchmark Reporter, Sun, 03 May 2015
The fight of the century has finally ended and Floyd Mayweather has silenced all his critics. The boxing superstar maintained his undefeated streak and increased his tally of successful fights to 48. The judge’s scorecard read 118-110, 116-112 and 116-112 in favor of Mayweather.
There is no be Read Full Story >>>
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WHAT'S NEXT FOR PACQUIAO's BOXING CAREER? by islaw
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Shut up already by Racha
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PACQUIAO PRAYED TO THE WRONG GOD!!!! by destroyer_pacman_champ
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fixed fight? by KnightofJah
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Play by Play of Pac vs May (i watched it in slowmo) by spidey102279
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BOXING MAFIA DID IT AGAIN! by Lapu2x
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I wish Pacquiao was KOed! by barakongbaog
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Feinting by pacquiao works with floyd by boy_alimog
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Manny is still the most loved boxer vs Floyd by Lapu2x
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It's WAYBETTER now; Gayweather no more by Caveat Emptor
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PACUIAO KO loss to JMM = A scared and Tentstive Pacquiao! by mauragon
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Are you buying the shoulder injury excuse? by bringpacmantobigd
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Did the Judges Swap Scorecards Results? by Lapu2x
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He did nothing- I thought i won - Pacquiao by Erickjhonson
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Manny Pacquiao is a bum. by pinoypalakamongoloid
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NOW BOXING is really DEAD by Islander7,107
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Mayweather Sr not satisfied with his son's performance! by sledgehammer
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Pacquiao vs Canelo or Maidana by Osrec
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((VIDEO))Mayweather vs Pacquiao Full Fight Replay by dipdazzle
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Mayweather paid off Pacquiao! by mchosi123
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Knock me out and you win - Pacman by Tagahangalang
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Quit with the EXCUSES, this makes Filipinos look bad by Osrec
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Can anybody explain this SCORES ... by norleem
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HDHQ@@Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao Replay Video by dipdazzle
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Scorecards were switched, Manny won the fight by bar
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RETIREMENT by 19android68
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