Saturday May 2 we can finally enjoy the fight Floyd Mayweather vs Manny Pacquiao live on Showtime and HBO, the expectation has been so great that here we bring to 5 historic boxing to read your view.
George Foreman is confident Manny Pacquiao, Oscar De La Hoya fears a favorable decision to Floyd Mayweather, and Lennox Lewis believes the battle tomorrow is a perfect showdown for the different styles of both.
So are five legends of the ring the fight between US and Filipino.
GEORGE FOREMAN (double world champion heavyweight). “If someone loses a fight as Mayweather will not be able to assume you take a loss if you lost one before, which gives advantage to Pacquiao Anyone can say that. Pacquiao will win the first assault. What we have to achieve is to do it again and again. You can do it. ”
OSCAR DE LA HOYA (world champion and one of five fighters who fought cons both): “If Pacquiao can catch him in the first two or three rounds and make Mayweather lagging behind can be an interesting fight (…). If you allow him to box back, Pacquiao will be in trouble (…) is Las Vegas, Mayweather’s home. The matched rounds will go Mayweather side. It’s a big business. It is not a secret. ”
EVANDERHOLYFIELD (world champion heavyweight): “It’s a big fight, we all expected Now, if you’ll be so good, is something that remains to see Pacquiao is aggressive long is the first time we will.. see Mayweather being the highest, we will see if Pacquiao has the strength. I hope it’s a great fight because I want boxing better. ”
MIKE TYSON (world champion youngest heavyweight history): “(The last act with the press) was very subtle, very nice, very polite seemed they were in a library Maybe I’m a Neanderthal, but I.. He wanted to kill the other guy. Boxing is different now. These are businessmen and I’m a born murderer, and I want to win and make it dramatically and hurt people. ”
LENNOX LEWIS (world champion heavyweight). “In recent fights have seen faster Mayweather does not seem a veteran But other than move will have to paste (…) Pacquiao will have their opportunities. but that will allow the backlash. The duel is fantastic. There is one aggressive (Pacquiao) and another contragolpea (Mayweather). It is a superfight. Each generation has one. It’s the one we were expecting. ”
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