News

Manny said knock you out! Pacquiao agrees to fight Mayweather!

It’s the fight boxing fans have been waiting for: Pacquaio vs Mayweather. According to Yahoo Sports, promoter Bob Arum confirmed that Manny Pacquaio agreed to fight Floyd Mayweather on May 2nd. Mayweather hasn’t confirmed the agreement quite yet, but this is expected to bring in a lot of coins. The fight is set to take place at the MGM in Las Vegas and bring in an estimated 40 million from ticket sales.  Arum didn’t want to get too much into details, but said

“I think Manny has been very reasonable and demonstrated that he wants the fight to happen. Now, we’re waiting on Floyd. That’s not to say that Floyd has been obstinate, that Floyd won’t do it, but we’re waiting on him.”

Do you think the fight will happen? Have bets been placed already? Let us know!

 

 

Comments

Icon of hip-hop culture and a pivotal part of the MTV News team, Sway has been a staple of the music-news arena for more than a decade. From giving Eminem, Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac their very first radio airplay on his local show in the mid-’90s to providing television viewers with their first good look at some of today’s hottest celebrities in music, film, fashion and sports. Sway has been there for some of music and the world’s biggest moments.

Copyright © 2017. Sway's Universe.

To Top