The boxing world was shocked when the very much awaited fight of the century did not conclude between the two best pound-for-pound kings, Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr., because of some drug testing issues. Boxing fans have waited and wondered long if this fight of the century could ever happen. When Floyd Mayweather Jr. was in the pedestal of his career and until now, many have wondered how the match would conclude between him and the reigning pound-for-for king Manny Pacquiao be.
Floyd Mayweather’s untainted record shows that he has already proven something as he goes undefeated throughout his career. His fighting styles, wise tactics and staggering punches made him unbeatable as proven y his record. He has fought many battles and has successfully won them in a convincing way.
On the other hand, sports fanatics could not deny the raging success of a Filipino boxer who has earned his name through วิจารณ์มวย the boxing world as he has been recently recognized as the only boxer who earned seven boxing titles in different weight class. His name is Manny Pacquiao. Manny, has proven its worth in the world of boxing upon claiming such prestigious recognition. He is just the best boxing could offer.
Both of these boxers are oftentimes compared by many. Some would say that Mayweather is better than Pacquiao, and others would say the vice versa. Previously we have heard that these two boxing stars were matched up.
Many awaited this yet after all the negotiations between both camps, nothing came up right as Mayweather’s camp demands that Pacquiao should be tested randomly for drug consumption as Mayweather’s camp is seriously curious on how and where does Pacquiao gets his strength. Pacquiao’s camp on the other hand agreed on some procedures which will be sanctioned by the Nevada Athletic Commission. Through the latter, they will be scheduled for urine tests regularly up to the day of the fight, but Mayweather’s camp brushed aside this procedure as they wanted a random blood testing which could even be done minutes before the fight.
Pacquiao’s camp on the other hand was not amenable with this procedure as this might lead into negative results regarding Pacquiao’s health considering that a blood test could be seriously put Pacquiao’s health especially if done minutes before the fight. After hearing both camps’ arguments, conclusion was derived that this fight of the century could never happen.
Critics definitely paved their way in to these issues as to whether they really intend to put up a good fight in the ring to prove who the best is or just to excite boxing fans and keep them waiting. Since both camps have now decided not to pursue with the fight, boxing fans could not help but wonder what the real score is between these two camps. We all know that Pacquiao is the raging rising star and Mayweather’s comeback is of surprise. Did the latter came back for Pacquiao? Well, if so, why won’t he fight him by meeting halfway on some issues? Some would think that Mayweather is afraid that his record will be tainted; some would think that he is just looking for reasons just to put Pacquiao on the disadvantage. If Pacquiao is to be asked, he is very willing to showcase his talent to the world and prove once and for all who the best living pound-for-pound king is.