Thursday, March 17, 2011

Pacquiao Still No. 1 in Ring Magazine

Pacquiao vs Mosley
The 8-division world champion Manny Pacquiao remained number 1 Pound-for-pound ranking of Ring Magazine, recognized "Bible of Boxing", on their latest list. Pacquiao is preparing for his title bout against Mosley. Pacquiao vs Mosley is set on May 7, 2011 at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Bob Arum, the owner of Top Rank Promotions and the main-promoter of the Pacquiao vs Mosley fight, Manny Pacquiao is doing his best to be in tip-top shape for the Mosley vs Pacquiao fight.

In the number 2 spot was still undefeated and fifth-division world champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.. but also increased the number 3 spot with WBC middleweight champion Sergio Martinez of Argentina, while back at number 4 with WBC / WBO bantamweight champion Nonito Donaire. In the previous rating of Ring Magazine, climb to third place Donaire for its impressive victory to former world bantamweight champion Fernando Montiel he downed the 2nd round just yet.

Turn back in third place with Martinez because of surprisingly okay undefeated Heat win the European junior middleweight champion Serhiy Dzinziruk that caused her five times before the referee stop the fight in the 8th round. According to Nigel Collins, editor-in-chief of Ring Magazine, further warms the fight pound-for-pound ranking due to the good performance of Martinez and Donaire and a major change on the next day.

"An even more significant change could occur in the pound-for-pound ratings and if that happens, it will be a three-man contest between Manny Pacquiao, Martinez, and Donaire for the top spot," said by Collins.

Reportedly possible to remove the number 2 spot Mayweather. if it still does not protest before May 10 because one year they are not resistant. On May 10, 2010 Last Mayweather fight where it won via unanimous decision to "Sugar" Shane Mosley. The Pacquiao vs Mosley live stream will be televised on Showtime PPV for only $54.95. It is believed that the fight will generate much income with Showtime compared to airing it on HBO PPV because CBS, a sister company of Showtime, can reach 116 million homes.

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