Floyd Mayweather at home in Atlanta, site of his last loss

Ringside Update: Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather vs Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez – A Really Big One

Mohammed Mubarak

“Pacquiao throws punches in all different ways,” Holyfield said. “On balance. Off balance. He threw a lot of punches.” To Holyfield, Canelo isn’t busy enough in the ring to beat Mayweather.

“Since I made the Mayweather-Canelo fight, the single most-asked question I get is ‘When are you going to make the Garcia-Matthysse fight?’ I want to see that fight, too, so let me see what I can do. There are reasons for it to be on that card, and there are reasons for it not to be. I have a vision for [the Mayweather-Canelo undercard] and let’s see what I can do.” Richard Schaefer and Oscar De La Hoya (AP)Garcia-Matthysse is going to be an expensive fight, and will require millions of dollars to make, making it the kind of fight that usually gets its own date rather than winding up on pay-per-view. But adding that bout to the pay-per-view card will have a significant impact on the business. There will be casual fans, who only watch one or two fights a year, who buy the Mayweather-Canelo show. If they get Garcia-Matthysse as the appetizer, it could cinch them as regular buyers.

Would Floyd Mayweather and Canelo Alvarez benefit from the Garcia-Matthysse bout on their undercard?

For it pits two of boxings biggest names who are both undefeated, together in a match that could shake Jack Johnson in his grave. Folks, its been a while since floyd mayweather jr vs canelo alvarez tickets we witnessed something this big in the sport. The public interest in this is evident as $19,000,000.00 in tickets have already been sold out. And unfortunately, for those of you who wont be able to watch it at ringside, there are still a few close circuit tickets available, and theres also pay per view on the Showtime television network.

Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez tour a big hit, now it’s up to Alvarez to land some

There were many reasons for the tepid interest, by Mayweather standards, in his May 4 bout with Robert Guerrero, but chief among them was that few truly believed Guerrero had a chance to win. The odds on the Mayweather-Alvarez fight Mayweather is a slightly bigger than 2-1 favorite, the closest the odds have been since Mayweather fought Oscar De La Hoya in 2007 reflect the belief many have in Alvarez’s chances. He didn’t wilt under the intense spotlight or look like an accessory. Mayweather’s many team members will eagerly tell you that their man is a super-duper-uber-star, but Alvarez showed plenty of star quality, too.

Mayweather: Pacquiao a has-been

Im going out there and Im expecting the best Manny Pacquiao, Rios told Chris Robinson of BoxingScene.com. I cant judge on one performance what happened. We dont know. Were just going to be ready for the best Manny Pacquiao.

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