Pacquiao is the world’s no.1 P4P fighter and BWAA’s Fighter of the Decade. Mayweather says he is not and points out his past losses. Pacquiao won belts in eight different weight divisions, an all-time hard-to-beat world record. Mayweather says he’s on PEDs without proof. Pacquiao files a defamation lawsuit against him. Mayweather defies the law by not attending the deposition. Pacquiao won fights despite the odds against him. The Mayweathers say he’s one-dimensional. Pacquiao became a respected congressman and hero of his people. Mayweather call him names. Why is Floyd doing all these?
The Bible of Boxing “Ring Magazine” just dropped Floyd Mayweather Jr. from their Pound-for-Pound list due to his boxing inactivity for one year. And the other P4P lists of prominent boxing news media are expected to follow suit. Floyd’s name being scratched out of the prominent list would make Pacquiao’s fame to soar more.
International boxing is also a fight for pride of one’s home country. On May 7, 2011, Saturday, another American boxer will try to bring home that pride to his home country by fighting an Asian who is now the world’s no. one fighter in Manny Pacquiao. Can Sugar Shane Mosley be the first American to defeat Manny Pacquiao of the Philippines?
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