The “fight of the century” was well the fight of the century to many, but some did find it a dull affair. Had this match-up in MGM Grand Arena, Las Vegas happened back in 2009 — it might have been even better. Here are 10 unbelievable-yet-true facts about Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao rivalry.
1. Mayweather is essentially a defensive boxer and has never been overly concerned about entertaining the fans. Pacquiao, on the other hand, is an all-action fighter – which could play right into Mayweather’s hands, which essentially was the story of the match.