The moment that boxing aficionados and sports fans alike have been waiting for, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao are officially stepping into the ring to fight. Money will be going into this matchup with a slight edge as the undefeated champion — 47-0 professional boxing record — however, he arguably has more on the line with Pac-Man’s two consecutive losses in 2012.
While both fighters are in the twilight of their careers, the hype and publicity that has surrounded this matchup for more than five years makes it one of the most anticipated contests and undoubtedly the richest fight in boxing history. The showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is set to take place at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas on May 2, 2015.
Stay tuned for more news surrounding the fight and be sure to share your thoughts on who will go down as is the best pound-for-pound fighter of their era.