MMA World Comments on Mayweather-Pacquiao Decision Via Twitter
By FCF Staff
The mega-fight between boxing stars Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather went down last night in Las Vegas, and as many observers thought would be the case, the latter emerged victorious.
The bout featured some memorable exchanges early on, but the elusive Mayweather pulled ahead in the later rounds and won a unanimous decision. Of course, many fighters and MMA insiders watched the historic bout, and here is some of what they had to say on Twitter.
Floyd is better than manny. Pure magician in there. Fight wasn't close.
— TJ Grant (@TJ_Grant) May 3, 2015
— Josh Barnett (@JoshLBarnett) May 3, 2015
— Sean Strickland (@SStricklandMMA) May 3, 2015
Maywether it's sucks
— Fabricio Werdum (@FabricioWerdum) May 3, 2015
U have to respect it! #TMT
— Anthony Pettis (@Showtimepettis) May 3, 2015
Ordered a steak and got a salad. #MayPac
— Lorenzo Fertitta (@lorenzofertitta) May 3, 2015
The fans can boo Floyd all they want but you can't deny the work.
— Will Brooks (@illwillbrooks86) May 3, 2015
Its called boxing…Floyd is a boxer/counter puncher. What yall expect. Boxing is an art…just like mma. When people show the art people h8
— King Mo (@KingMoFH) May 3, 2015
Is it bad that I was super bored during that fight?
— Paige VanZant (@PaigeVanzantUFC) May 3, 2015
That felt more like a business transaction than a fight. Respect to Floyd though. Boxing is not the style of fighting to stop him.
— Conor McGregor (@TheNotoriousMMA) May 3, 2015