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So continues our marathon coverage of one of the biggest fights of 2012, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. vs. Miguel Cotto on May 5 on HBO pay-per-view. Previously: the stakes of Mayweather-Cotto; the undercard, previewed; keys to the fight, parts I and II; a Rabbit Punch column. Next: a staff roundtable.There are worthwhile reasons to watch a Floyd Mayweather bout that doesn't also include Many Pacquiao, the mega-match-up that is standing not only one foot in the grave but that is buried up its eyeballs in soil. You savor the chance to witness, in Mayweather, the boxing equivalent of a concert pianist or any other artist who does a thing nearly as well as it can be done. You despise Mayweather and his mean-spirited swagger and his woman-beating legal trouble and want to see him repeatedly bashed in the head until he falls unconscious or at least has the "0" from his record erased. Or maybe you simply want to see greatness tested, pushed to and then beyond its limit unt...
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