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Pacquiao-Mayweather May 2, 2015

20 Feb

Finally after years of waiting, the megafight between two of the best boxers of all-time is set to happen on May 2.  Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao has agreed to fight at the MGM Grand Garden in Las Vegas on May 2. The venue was sold out in a matter of 15 minutes from the announcement.

The people finally got the fight they are clamouring for years.  The Pacquiao-Mayweather I is expected to records on pay-per-view revenues.

Here’s what the two boxers say about the upcoming fight:

Mayweather: “I am glad my decision to meet with Manny and discuss making this fight happen helped get the deal done. Giving the fans what they want to see is always my main focus. This will be the biggest event in the history of the sport. Boxing fans and sports fans around the world will witness greatness on May 2. I am the best ever, TBE, and this fight will be another opportunity to showcase my skills and do what I do best, which is win. Manny is going to try to do what 47 before him failed to do, but he won’t be successful. He will be number 48.”

Pacquiao: “I am very happy that Floyd Mayweather and I can give the fans the fight they have wanted for so many years. They have waited long enough and they deserve it. It is an honor to be part of this historic event. I dedicate this fight to all the fans who willed this fight to happen and, as always, to bring glory to the Philippines and my fellow Filipinos around the world.”

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