Sure, we would have liked to see this fight five years ago, but just like the old say goes: “Better late than never.”
The fight was officially announced by Floyd Mayweather via his social media account on shots.com, delivering the fight between the two most recognizable names in the sport of boxing today.
His message read:
What the world has been waiting for has arrived. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao on May 2, 2015, is a done deal. I promised the fans we would get this done, and we did. We will make history on May 2nd. Don’t miss it! This is the signed contract from both fighters.
It’s reported that the purse will be split 60/40 in favor of Mayweather, with no rematch clause in the deal. The fight set to take place on May 2,2015 at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas.
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