Mayweather vs. Pacquaio


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Floyd Mayweather, left, and Manny Pacquiao square off during a news conference at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on Wednesday, March 11, 2015. The two welterweights will meet in the ring on May 2, 2015.(Wally Skalij/Los Angeles Times/TNS)

One of the most anticipated fights of this century is quickly approaching. Meaning it’s almost time to place your bet and decide who you have coming out on top. The unbeaten (47-0) Floyd Mayweather is set to take on (57-5-2) Manny Pacquiao.

Talked about for over five years, and they’re finally set to face off on May 2nd. Pacquiao could cost people a lot of money with a win being the underdog in this fight.

Mayweather is currently a 10-21 favorite over Pacquiao. Mayweather has a total of 47 fights and 47 wins, 26 of those were won by knockout. He also took bronze in the 1996 Olympics. Pacquiao with a total of 64 fights he has 57 wins 38 of those coming by knockout, and also has two draws.

“Since I have been in the business, no match has come close to the amount we have taken already on the fight,” Kevin Bradley, Sportsbook Manager at online sportsbook Bovada, said in an interview Wednesday.
“And there is no doubt it will be the biggest ever, just hard to tell how big since there has not been a fight of this magnitude in ages.” Both these fighters obviously have extreme knockout power, itll be interesting to see whos been training harder and who will have the bragging rights.