Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao: Press Conference Set For 2015 Fight

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao will meet face-to-face one final time before the week of what is all but guaranteed to be the most profitable fight in boxing history. A press conference for the mega-fight has been scheduled for March 11 in Los Angeles, as the sport’s top two athletes begin promotion for their May 2 bout.

Only credentialed media members will be allowed to attend the event, which will be no ordinary press conference. Even though the two fighters have never fought, they’ve engaged in a feud that has lasted for five years, and have only been seen together in public once.

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Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao 2015: Which Boxer Is Favored In Polls?

Now that Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao are finally set to fight one another, fans are chiming in on who they think will win the most-anticipated bout in the history of the sport. The betting odds favor the undefeated boxer, but the general public seems to be split on the final result of the mega-fight.

On Monday at 3:30 p.m. ET on ESPN’s SportsNation, 363,884 votes were cast in a poll predicting the outcome of Mayweather vs. Pacquiao. Fifty-five percent of those who voted chose Mayweather, while 45 percent of fans picked Pacquiao as the winner.

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Khan targeting Bradley, Cotto or Marquez for next fight

Now that former IBF/WBA light welterweight champion Amir Khan (30-3, 19 KOs) finally realizes that he has no chance of getting a fight against Floyd Mayweather Jr or Manny Pacquiao next, Khan is now targeting Juan Manuel Marquez, Miguel Cotto or Tim Bradley for his next fight.

Unfortunately for Khan, his chances of getting any of those guys to fight him are probably about as good as they were for him getting Mayweather or Pacquiao into the ring. Khan is missing one thing that would make him an appealing option for Cotto, Marquez and Bradley, and that’s a world title belt.

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Hearn hopes for Brook-Marquez

The 28-year-old Sheffield fighter is currently preparing for the first defence of his IBF welterweight belt against Jo Jo Dan on March 28, live on Sky Sports.

But Hearn is hopeful that victory will pave the way for a big-name bout this year and has already held talks with Marquez’s promoter Bob Arum about a possible clash in Brook’s hometown.

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