GreatPinoy.com is getting ready for the fight of the century between Manny Pacquiao and Ricky Hatton on May 2, 2009. The fight is set to take place in Las Vegas and there is a lot of rumbling about this fight in the boxing world. Tickets to the bout will begin selling on January 30, 2009 and already the fight promises to be a sellout.
Boxing fans have been eagerly waiting for this match and the negotiations have had its share of ups and downs. But after some rough times over the purse between the two boxing camps, an agreement has been settled on and both fighters are ready to enter the ring.
As always, we at GreatPinoy.com are eager to see the champion Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao get in the ring and show why he deserves the respect of the boxing community all over the world. Being the first Filipino boxer to win four different world titles in four different weight divisions and voted pound for pound the best boxer in the world by Ring Magazine, they have certainly given him his due.
The event promises to be an exciting time for fans of boxing and GreatPinoy.com plans to be there to see it all happen. The MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas will be the venue where 16,000 fans are expected to watch the fight. Manny Pacquiao is reported to be getting an unprecedented $20 million for the fight and the pay per view revenues are expected to be spectacular for this match.
Manny Pacquiao's philosophy on boxing and his rise to stardom in the boxing arena, have earned him the respect of Pinoy everywhere. Don't miss your chance to see this amazing boxer in action in this great boxing match. We will be there every step of the way to see Pacman win his next match. I am hoping for a ringside seat to watch this great man on his next step in boxing stardom.