The much-talked-about fight involving the current Ring Magazine's world primary Pound-For-Pound boxer, Manny Pacquiao as well as the number two Pound-for-Pound boxer Floyd Mayweather, Jr., scheduled to be held around the 10th of March 2010, at the MGM Grand, Vegas, continues to be called off because of a disagreement about Olympic-style drug tests. The entire world had hoped to watch the fight between your best two boxers, simply to have this hope dimmed by irreconcilable differences. Your dream would have been a way to settle the argument as to who's the best boxer at this time. Before we settle that, let's briefly examine the profile of each and every with the boxers.
Pacquiao vs Mayweather
Manny Pacquiao (Born Emmanuel Dapidran Pacquiao) was created on the 17th of Dec.1978 in Kibawe, Bukidnon, Philippines. He has fought 55 fights winning 50 with 38 knockouts, 3 losses and 2 draws. He is currently rated by the Ring magazine as number one pound-for-pound boxer on earth. He's former WBC World lightweight champion, WBC world super featherweight champion, IBF world super bantamweight champion, WBC world flyweight champion, former Ring magazine featherweight and super featherweight champion; current WBO world welterweight champion, IBO and Ring magazine light welterweight champion. Manny Pacquiao will be the first boxer to win seven world titles in numerous weight divisions, and also the only boxer to win the Lineal Championship ('the man who beat the man') in four different weight classes.
He has beaten famous brands Mexican Mario Antonio Barrera, Erik Morales, Oscar Larios, Jorge Solis, David Diaz, Oscar De La Hoya, Ricky Hatton, Miguel Cotto, etc.
Pacquiao vs Mayweather
Floyd Mayweather Jr was born Floyd Sinclair on Feb 24, 1977 in Grand Rapids, Michigan in the United States of America. He is rated by the Ring magazine because the number best pound-for-pound boxer in the world currently. He was rated from the Ring magazine between July 18, 2005 and June 2, 2008 as number 1 pound for pound boxer. He has won six boxing championships in five different weight classes. He's former WBC welterweight champion, named Ring magazine fighter of the year 1998 and 2007, he's fought 40 fights winning all with 25 knockouts without a loss or draw. He was nicknamed 'pretty boy' by his amateur team mates because of his defensive techniques and fewer scars on his face.
Mayweather Jr's first professional fight was against Roberto Apodaca in October 11, 1996 which he won by knockout in round 2. Since then he has beaten Genaro Hernandez, Angel Manfredy, Carlos Gerena, Gregorio Vargas, Diego Corrales, Carlos 'Famoso' Hernandez, Jesus Chavez, Jose Luis Castillo, Victoriano Sosa, Southpaw De Marcus Corley, Henry Bruseles, Arturo Gatti, Zab Judah, Carlos Baldomir, Oscar De La Hoya, Ricky Hatton, Juan Manuel Marquez.
Would the entire world ever have the opportunity watch Manny Pacquiao and Mayweather Jr? Only time can inform. The record paraded by both boxers is very intimidating as well as the only thing that would put rest to the controversy can be a fight between your two to decide who is truly the world' best.