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Manny Pacquiao a great boxer to match Mayweather

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If he isn't one hell of a salesman, Floyd Mayweather, Jr. did not become the highest paid American athlete in 2013. If not, the best in that regard, he could be one of.

Couple by investing in a brash, cocky persona with exceptional boxing skills and you has the greatest villain. He is the man fans would love to hate. Mayweather plays the "heel" role to perfection and therein lays the trick of his gain: Not because of his impregnable but otherwise not fan-friendly, defense-first style, but simply because they want to see him lose, the crowd patronizes him.

To Mayweather's credit, some of the best lower-weight fighters (Jose Luis Castillo, Diego Corrales, Zab Judah) inside the era have tried to put a stench on his record but to no avail. It's not even close to a secret towards the casual fan that to the better component of two decades, no person ever did, and maybe no person ever will.

An upswing of Manny Pacquiao within the mid-2000s became a beacon of expect Mayweather bashers.

There's this nice guy through the Philippines using a literal rags-to-riches-story, knocking people right and left on his way to being considered the most effective pound for pound fighter on the planet for over 300 weeks.

At last, there is now someone fans would view as a hero, the anti-Mayweather if you will.

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What Makes Manny Pacquiao a Champion?

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Pacquiao uses the double arm block to great effect. They know he can’t just back away, despite the fact that Cotto is super strong, so Pac is pleased to ‘tease’ at long range. He needs to supply a ‘clear and offer danger’ for the bigger, stronger opponent. We perceive the consummate Pacquiao fight strategy to manage strong, dangerous opponents.

Cotto launches an attack and then in response Pacquiao retreats and instantly springs straight back to fire from the old faithful one-two. This is basically the classic double-attack, a popular of Manny’s.

At the beginning of the 2nd round, there are many real eye-catching exchanges of single and double shots at long range. Cotto is extremely proficient and Pac is using the previous faithful double arm block to deal with the incoming power shots from Cotto. We notice Pacquiao at his deadly best having a jab – long left uppercut – long right uppercut out from the double arm block. These shots spear through Cotto’s tight guard. From that time and also for the next 20 seconds, Pacquiao’s long range jobs are simply brilliant, using singles and doubles combined with great footwork.

As the quantity of danger and threat increases with the opponent faced, so Pacquiao’s tactics and execution rise in their effectiveness. That’s what this Pacquiao fight proves, apart from the proven fact that Pac Man can be a highly intelligent boxer.

Make sure to watch the Pacquiao vs Algieri fight this coming November 23rd, China time.

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When Mayweather Retires, so does Boxing?

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The proof is in Mayweather’s paychecks. Why would a whole corporate-owned conglomerate pay just one athlete a great deal money? That’s simple. Period, it is because “Prettyboy” Floyd “Money” Mayweather is boxing’s sole saviour. hand, charisma and Style speed never blended very well.

Once Mayweather retires which is why they offered Floyd such a huge contract rumor has it that Showtime is considering a decrease in business. Showtime’s bid for Floyd was pretty sweet. It guarantees the absolute minimum $32 million per fight. Each party consented to a 6-fight deal. All fights must occur in a 36 month (3 year) period.

Hidden from the public are the stimulative agreements withstanding should Floyd retire, get knocked out or otherwise fail to fulfill the contract clause. Is that an intelligent move for Showtime? You bet. Especially since its main competitor and rival HBO has recently lost its one-man boxing franchise. Perhaps Mayweather Jr. himself said it best, “I box for the money, belts just collect dust ultimately.”

Doubt him if you will but the entire sports community will shatter upon this one man’s departure of the sport that he so devoted his entire life. Greatness is alike. So the idea of Floyd’s lasting retirement only stirs thoughts remnant of Michael Jordan. He’s secured his legacy inside the boxing ring many times over for quite some time undoubtedly.

I know you can wait for Floyd Mayweather vs Marcos Maidana match this September, buy tickets now and watch them live from MGM Grand.

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The Undefeated Floyd Mayweather Jr on May 3

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            Floyd Mayweather Jr. is unquestionably the smartest technical fighter to have fought. Instinctively he possesses otherworldly ability and talent. A current undefeated professional record backs which claim. The entire world is at his feet whenever he is in that ring. All opponents which have come before him have fallen short, or as Mayweather himself states:<br /><br />"Many tried but all have failed. There is not any blueprint concerning how to beat Floyd Mayweather, period."<br /><br />Fortunately for Mayweather this might continue true. Lacking raw talent rarely sprung from today's top contenders in the welterweight, lightweight and junior middleweight divisions requires a fix. Those who hold undefeated career records are generally because of substantial engagements as to what fans reference as "tune-up" bouts. For a lot of Mayweather's boxing career fighter's careers have already been solely based around remaining undefeated.<br /><br />Smaller weight class fighters have already been very selective when selecting their opponents. For a loss would more than likely ruin their likelihood of a match with Mayweather Jr. since they advance the ladder of distinguishable weight divisions? It's no fluke. He's the most effective. At some point one must give approach to the much too frequent mentioning of admiration from top 10 mainstream music artists and A-list celebratory figures.<br /><br />Watch Mayweather vs Maidana this coming May 3 at MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas.<br />
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