Here's why Mayweather-Pacquiao was business as usual

Mayweather vs Pacquaio was the fight of the century but at the end of the night it looked much like Mayweather's past easy wins. The post Here’s Why Mayweather Vs. Pacquiao Was Business As Usual appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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Maybe Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Was ‘Boring,’ But It’s Not The End Of The World

The big fight Saturday, in the end, wasn’t a riveting masterpiece of blood-spattering havoc. Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao, did not, in the minds of many, match the hype. It was “boring,” so many said. Mayweather only ran away — he took no risks, was even a coward, and Pacquiao didn’t even try, and this “Fight of the Century” will bury boxing once and for all...
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Maybe Mayweather Vs Pacquiao Was ‘Boring,’ But It’s Not The End Of The World

The big fight Saturday, in the end, wasn’t a riveting masterpiece of blood-spattering havoc. Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao, did not, in the minds of many, match the hype. It was “boring,” so many said. Mayweather only ran away — he took no risks, was even a coward, and Pacquiao didn’t even try, and this “Fight of the Century” will bury boxing once and for all...
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Video: Virgil Hunter Doubts Mayweather Fights In September

LAS VEGAS — Following the Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao fight, Virgil took a minute to chat on the fight. With the ‘Fight of the Century’ now complete, focus shifts to who will be the next winner of the Golden Ticket. On the short list of opponents is Great Britain’s Amir Khan who is trained by Hunter. Listen in as Jeandra LeBeauf asks about Khan’s chances and also...
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Video: Mayweather: “Other Fighters Need A Chance”

Photo credit: Ismael AbduSalaam/ LAS VEGAS — Following his unanimous decision victory over Manny Pacquiao Saturday night in Las Vegas, Floyd Mayweather said he’ll give up his WBC, WBA, WBO and Ring Magazine welterweight titles and his WBC and WBA super welterweight belts by Monday. Speaking to the media during the post-fight press conference, Mayweather...
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Manny Pacquiao selfies were part of Samsung sponsorship

Those watching the Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather fight Saturday night and the build-up the week before the bout may have noticed Pac-Man’s proclivity for taking selfies. Pacquiao took a selfie prior to his weigh-in, and then he did the same on his way to the ring before the big fight. Sorry to burst your bubble, but...Read More
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Mayweather/Pacquiao Wasn’t Boring, It Was Boxing

There are lots of complaints out there about how the Floyd Mayweather/Manny Pacquiao Fight of the Century of the Week was “boring.”It wasn’t boring boxing, it was regular boxing. I don’t know what people were expecting going into the fight, because regular boxing is not what you see from Rocky or Jake LaMotta or Mike Tyson’s Punch-Out or Bugs Bunny.Boxing is known as the...
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Mayweather-Pacquiao aftermath: Pound for pound & welterweight division rankings update

Floyd Mayweather has defeated Manny Pacquiao, and now we can all move on with the rest of our lives. In the wake of that fight though, it’s time to go back to our rankings and make some updates. So we’ve updated both our top 20 pound for pound boxing list, as well as our top 10 welterweight division rankings. Take a look. Updated top 20 pound for pound rankings Updated...
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Floyd Mayweather taunts Manny Pacquiao during fight (VIDEO)

Floyd Mayweather Jr. (48-0) remains undefeated after beating Manny Pacquiao in “the fight of the century.” The boxing match went to a decision, and Mayweather was crowned the victor as two judges scored it 116-112, and one other had it 118-110. It was Mayweather’s sixth straight victory by decision. Many expected Pac Man to come out strong out of the gate with an aggressive...
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Floyd Mayweather Punch Out mock video game is great

Noober Goober Gaming created a mock Floyd Mayweather Jr. “Punch Out” video game clip that’s a spoof on the classic Mike Tyson’s “Punch-Out” Nintendo game, and it was hilarious. The video clip mocks the way Mayweather makes opponents agree to his fight terms, how he cares more about getting the money from customers rather than...Read More
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What Is Next For Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao? (via The Inquisitr)

Now that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao made history with their mega fight last evening, what’s next for them? Mayweather, looking sharp, won via a ...
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‘SNL’ Cold Open Spoofs Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao Fight (Video)

Plenty of people dished out the money to watch Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao’s matchup on pay-per-view, but those who didn’t might have been lucky enough to catch coverage of the event on “Saturday Night Live.” The NBC sketch comedy show created its own version of the fight for its cold open Saturday, starring Jay Pharoah as Mayweather and Aidy Bryant as Pacquiao. “SNL”...
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1 hospitalized after fight night shooting on Las Vegas Strip

LAS VEGAS (AP) One person was wounded in an after-midnight shooting that marred a busy night of Las Vegas Strip events surrounding the Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao boxing match, police said Sunday. The injuries to the victim hospitalized following the 12:30 a.m. shooting near the Tropicana resort weren't believed to be life-threatening, Las Vegas police Officer Laura...
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Floyd Mayweather solidifies legacy with victory over Pacquiao

The “fight of the century” is over and Floyd Mayweather (48-0) defeated Manny Pacquiao (57-6-2) by unanimous decision last night. The fight went to the entirety of the twelve rounds as many expected it to be. The feeling of the fight was intense in the first few rounds, with Pac and Mayweather sizing each other up and carefully trading jabs at one another, waiting to see who...
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Mayweather Defeats Pacquiao With Relative Ease

LAS VEGAS — While the fight of the century didn’t underwhelm, it did look a lot easier than expected. In front of a crowd littered with stars, athletes, and politicians, Floyd Mayweather handily defeated Manny Pacquiao by unanimous decision. “When the history books are written, I want them to say it was worth the wait.” ~ Mayweather Will the books say that? In the build up...
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Mayweather bristles when asked if he'll do Bible study with Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather basked in his victory over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night, but his happiness had an edge to it. Mayweather repeatedly took media members to task during his post-fight press conference, scolding them for writing negative stories about him and challenging them to clean it up. He even promised to get up early Sunday to read their stories. At one point, Mayeather was...
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Video: Wayweather vs. Pacquiao – Full Fight

Last night’s Floyd Mayweather – Manny Pacquiao fight was no different from any other fight for Floyd. The only difference was that he just so happened to be fighting Manny Pacquiao, so there were more eyes watching. But in terms […]
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Pacquiao had injured shoulder, considered postponing fight

  Manny Pacquiao failed to land enough meaningful blows against Floyd Mayweather on Saturday night, and there might have been a reason why.   After the fight at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, which Mayweather won by unanimous decision, there was talk of Pacquiao suffering a shoulder injury before the bout. The Filipino boxer and trainer Freddie Roach confirmed to reporters...
16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather & Pacquiao quotes from post-fight presser & more photos

We have even more post-fight coverage for you here following last night’s unanimous decision win for Floyd Mayweather over Manny Pacquiao. That includes all the post-fight quotes from both men after the press conference, as well as more fight night photos, too. Take a look. FLOYD MAYWEATHER “He’s [Manny Pacquiao] is a hell of a fighter. I take my hat off to him. Now...
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16 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mayweather beats Pacquiao; Pacquiao fights with injured shoulder

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY SportsFloyd Mayweather is the unified welterweight world champion, the pound-for-pound best. Mayweather beat Manny Pacquiao in a unanimous decision in one of the biggest fights in boxing history before a sold-out and star-studded crowd of 16,507 on Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. Judge Dave Moretti scored the fight 118-110, and judges Glenn...
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17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Watch Manny Pacquiao Hit Floyd Mayweather For Hugging So Much

Floyd Mayweather beat Manny Pacquiao last night in a really crappy boxing match that a lot of people spent way too much money to watch. For those who missed it–well, Manny came in to fight, and then Floyd ran around the ring a lot, and came in close for a clinch with Manny whenever he could, and this went on for 12 rounds until Floyd was declared the winner and a lot of people...
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Money Matters! Floyd Mayweather Defeats Manny Pacquiao

When we went to the scorecards I had a nasty feeling that this one’s going to raise a stink. Nevertheless I expected it to be a close one. Then I heard 118-110! No one’s gonna score that against the home boy. That means Pacquiao’s going down.
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Floyd Mayweather will relinquish all his title belts before final fight

Following a historic win over Manny Pacquiao on Saturday night, pound-for-pound boxing king Floyd Mayweather announced that he will relinquish all of his championship belts and his final fight will be a non-title affair. Mayweather made the shocking announcement at the post-fight press conference after celebrating his latest and most important victory as he moved to 48-0 on his career...
Via Fox Sports
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: SNL opens with spoof of Mayweather-Pacquiao fight

If you felt like Mike Tyson and were disappointed by the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, we've got something to cheer you up.  Actually, Saturday Night Live does.  To open this week's show, Jay Pharoah, Kenan Thompson, and Aidy Bryant gave their unique version of how the "Fight of the Century" went down. Check it out below.
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Floyd Mayweather vanquishes Manny Pacquiao, so what's left for him in boxing?

It took nearly six years to get them in the ring together, but Floyd Mayweather took out Manny Pacquiao in almost the exact same fashion as he had 47 past opponents as he remained undefeated in a bout many were calling the 'Fight of the Century'. In the lead up to the fight, Pacquiao was touted as the offensive machine that could finally put it on Mayweather in a way that nobody...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss
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