Manny Pacquiao vs. Joshua Clottey

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Official Fight Poster

2010-03-13 : Manny Pacquiao 145¾ lbs beat Joshua Clottey 147 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12

Notes

  • Manny Pacquiao 50-3-2 (38 KOs) vs. Joshua Clottey 35-3 (20 KOs)
  • Pacquiao entered ranked as the # 1 fighter pound-for-pound in the world and the # 1 welterweight according to The Ring Magazine. Clottey, a 5-1 underdog, entered ranked as the # 5 welterweight by the same publication.
  • The fight was the first to be held at the new Cowboy Stadium which opened May 27, 2009. Reports indicated that the capacity 45,000 tickets were sold. [1]
  • This bout, labeled "The Event", came together after the super-fight between Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. fell through.
  • Broadcast on HBO Pay-Per-View (Main Event)
  • Due to his normal trainer being unable to secure a visa to enter the United States, for the first time Clottey was trained by Lenny DeJesus