Floyd Mayweather made a lot of money off his last fight with Manny Pacquiao and earned a WBO welterweight title. Alas, that WBO welterweight title came with a price–a $200,000 sanction fee to be exact–which Money Mayweather refused to pay.
After six years, Pac Man came up short. Floyd Mayweather Jr. defeated Manny Pacquiao yesterday by unanimous decision in their championship bout at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
May 2’s Manny Pacquiao vs. Floyd Mayweather fight is easily the boxing match of the year, maybe even decade. Part of the hype includes plenty of media coverage, and Nike and Foot Locker have dropped footage of Pac Man in the run up to the match.
Manny Pacquiao reportedly purchased Diddy’s old Los Angeles mansion with all of the fixings for $12.5 million.
Collective excitement for the fight of the century—Floyd Mayweather, Jr. versus Manny Pacquiao–draws near as May 2 approaches. Yesterday, the two fighters met face to face at the official press conference.