Originally written on Pro Boxing Fans  |  Last updated 11/17/14

LAS VEGAS - NOVEMBER 14: Manny Pacquiao enters the ring before taking on Miguel Cotto during their WBO welterweight title fight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on November 14, 2009 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)
Credit: Tom Casino / Showtime Noticed much fan interest lately in the sport's two most bankable stars, Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, duking it out? Neither have I. After Pacquiao was knocked out by Juan Manuel Marquez last year, there was some speculation that now that Pacquiao looked beatable that Mayweather might come down off his high horse and allow the fight to go forward. When that scenario failed to happen, it seems interest in what was once looked at as the biggest match to be made in modern boxing died completely. Let's face it, Mayweather and Pacquiao blew it, with Mayweather coming out as the biggest loser. Ugly Boy Floyd As all but the most diehard fan readily admits, the main stumbling block to making Mayweather vs. Pacquiao happen in 2010 or 2011 was Floyd Mayweather, and it has undeniably hurt his career. Manny Pacquiao was able to keep some electricity in his career by falling back on his rivalry with Juan Manuel Marquez, although in doing so he ultimately ca...
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