Three weeks. 21 days. 504 hours. 30,240 minutes. 1,814,400 seconds. That’s how long it is until Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. finally bump gloves in Las Vegas.
Jimmy Lennon Jr, hall of fame boxing ring announcer, talks about his father, career and the Mayweather-Pacquiao bout on May 2.
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Hundreds of millions will not only be paid to the two iconic combatants, but you can double that number in wagers.
Adrienne Ford’s accidental discovery of boxing turned into an addiction, which led her winning in a New York Golden Gloves championship at the Barclays Center.
One lucky punch has proved time and again that favorites don’t always win in boxing. These are 5 of the sport’s biggest upsets.
Don’t expect much change back from a $100 bill to watch the Floyd Mayweather Jr.-Manny Pacquiao fight at home.
Virgil Hunter, renowned boxing trainer, talks Mayweather-Pacquiao and his new role as a CBS Sports boxing analyst.
It’s a story about intestinal fortitude, how one mother gave herself a fitness goal, but along the way found a more suitable destination.
First it was Floyd Mayweather, Jr. poaching all potential sparring partners from Manny Pacquiao.
The first ticket has yet to be sold, but the richest fight in boxing history is getting richer by the day.
Stephen Espinoza, Showtime Sports EVP, speaks about negotiating the Floyd Mayweather-Manny Pacquiao fight, perhaps the most complex and lucrative fight deal in history.
Pacquiao is an all-time great. He has blemishes on his record, but he is a brilliantly talented fighter. He will not be intimidated or beaten before this fight starts, and he will give Mayweather the battle of his life.
Experts have wondered if this fight, in a strict boxing sense, was announced five years too late. Maybe. But it doesn’t matter.
“You get to this level where you’re making nine figures in 36 minutes,” Mayweather said, “and you have to be a winner.”