Saturday's fight between Manny Pacquiao (52-3-2) and Shane Mosley (46-6-1) will be for Mosley’s WBO welterweight title.
Venue: MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada
Network: Showtime Pay-Per-View. Coverage begins at 9 p.m.
- Manny Pacquiao (52-3-2, 38 KOs) - $20 million
- Shane Mosley (46-6-1, 39 KOs) - $5 million
*Purse doesn’t include any separate deals the fighters may have with their promoters as far as PPV or gate proceeds are concerned.
In other bouts on the telecast, WBO junior featherweight champion Wilfredo Vazquez Jr. (20-0-1, 17 KOs), of Bayamon, Puerto Rico, will make his Las Vegas debut and third title defense when he faces five-time world champion Jorge Arce (56-6-2, 43 KOs), of Los Mochis, México. Former world middleweight champion Kelly “The Ghost” Pavlik (36-2, 32 KOs), of Youngstown, Ohio, meets undefeated WBC Continental Americas super middleweight titleholder Alfonso “El Tigre” Lopez (21-0, 16 KOs), of Cut and Shoot, Texas, in a 10-round super middleweight battle. Mike Alvarado (29-0, 21 KOs), of Denver takes on “Sugar” Ray Narh (25-1, 21 KOs) of Accra, Ghana, in a 10-round super lightweight match.