Pacquiao-Mosley Fight Includes a Date and Location: It will likely be May 7 in Las Vegas
The WBO welterweight champion will face an old champion in three divisions.
The welterweight champion Munidal Boxing Organization (WBO), Manny Pacquiao will face Shane Mosley, an old three-division champion, on May 7 in Las Vegas, said Tuesday the promoter Bob Arum.
Your dream, which will be held at the MGM Grand, will be held at the welterweight limit of 66.7 kilograms, said promoter Arum of Top Rank firm told Reuters inside a telephone interview.
After considering an option between Mosley, lightweight champion Juan Manuel Marquez of Mexico and also the welterweight World Boxing Council (WBC, for its acronym in English) Andre Berto, Pacquiao (03/02/1952, 38 KOs) Arum informed his decision last week within the Philippines.
Arum completed the match on Tuesday, he explained.
Pacquiao and Arum might have preferred a showdown with unbeaten Floyd Mayweather Jr., but based on Arum, Mayweather didn’t react to his tries to contact him.
American Mosley, 39, has a record with 39 knockouts 01/06/1946, but a break down defeat along with a attract their last two matches.