The very best and most popular fighter in the world, Congressman filipino Manny Pacman Pacquiao will return to the ring on May 7 to present his welterweight crown around the globe Boxing Organization (WBO) with the legendary Sugar Shane Mosley in the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. The role is going to be televised on Showtime with the payment system event, which marks the very first bout of both fighters only at that national chain.
“We’re referring to an amazing reach to promote this fight and I’m sure it will be the most watched in Manny Pacquiao’s career, certainly the most bankable fighter right now in both arenas, for example payments for event, “said Bob Arum , CEO of Top Rank.
“I am excited to become a part of Showtime and CBS. This can be a fight that many people will get the chance to see and that i want to give them the best [performance] as you possibly can. I’m and give people an excellent show and this fight against Shane Mosley is a great fight, because both take everything on the ring, “Pacquiao said.
Pacquiao (02/03/1952, 38 KOs) of General Santos City, Philippines, will show the 2nd time the WBO world championship who won in November 2010 by defeating Miguel Cotto in Las Vegas.
“I realize it will not be an easy fight and I’m likely to work hard. I want to give people an unforgettable fight and so I prepared for the first time. I really hope Shane train very difficult to ensure that we are able to give people a big emotional fight, “said Pacquiao.
Mosley (06/01/1946, 39 KOs) from Pomona, California, that has won three world championships in three different divisions, predicted to become a great fight.
“Undoubtedly this is the biggest fight of my career. I’m facing a tremendous fighter having a great career and who involves fight. Our styles are very colorful and I’m sure will be a great fight, “Mosley said.