BOXING: Mayweather vs Pacquiao results
It was arguably the biggest boxing event in the modern era as undefeated WBC and WBA Super Welterweight Champion Floyd Mayweather Jr., took on WBO Welterweight Champion Manny Pacquiao in a bout that had been years in the making.
The highly anticipated bout took place in the capital of the fight world at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.
While the first meeting of Ali vs Frazier will likely be the most meaningful and famous match of all Mayweather-Pacquiao is projected to rake in hundreds of millions of dollars while also paying out a purse of several hundred millions dollars to the athletes, both amounts that will dwarf those of the mega fights of the past.
The main event Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao was scheduled for 12 rounds.
On the pay-per-view portion of the fight:
Judge Dave Moretti scored the fight 118-110, and judges Glenn Feldman and Burt Clements both had it 116-112. Mayweather remains undefeated at 48-0.
Leo Santa Cruz (29-0-1, 17 KOs) defeated Jose Cayetano (17-3, 8 KOs) (10 rounds) via Unanimous Decision
Vasyl Lomachenko defeated Gamalier Rodriguez via KO, Round 9, 0:50
There were four fights on the non-televised portion of the undercard at 6 p.m. ET.
Chris Pearson (11-0, 9 KOs) defeated Said El Harrak (12-2, 7 KOs) (10 rounds) via Unanimous Decision
Jesse Hart (16-0, 13 KOs) defeated Mike Jimenez (17-0, 11 KOs) (10 rounds) via TKO in Round 6
Brad Soloman (24-0, 9 KOs) defeated Adrian Rene Granados (13-3, 9 KOs) via Split Decision