In the post Muhammad Ali era of the early 1980s, the sport of boxing was being carried by super-star household names such as “Sugar” Ray Leonard, Roberto Duran, Thomas Hearns and Marvin Hagler.
This past Saturday evening, Adrien “The Problem” Broner lost to “Showtime” Shawn Porter in a bout that was hyped as the battle of Ohio.
In the minds of some fight fans, the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao mega-fight didn’t live up to the years of build-up and tremendous hype that understandably led to great expectations.
The Super Bowl of boxing is finally here! The “fight of the century” between pound-for-pound king of the ring Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and global boxing-icon Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao is tomorrow night.