Ugliest Boxing Rivalries: Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather
Watch enough boxing and you’ll witness many incredible rivalries. Though they have not yet fought, the most well-known feud today might be Manny Pacquiao-Floyd Mayweather.
Some rivalries are rooted in sportsmanship, and both fighters respect each other—like Arturo Gatti and Micky Ward, or Evander Holyfield and Riddick Bowe.
Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao
You can’t tell me this isn’t vicious, because I sit here and see it regularly. Floyd Mayweather’s fans snap at even the slightest negative thing said about “Money,” and Manny Pacquiao’s fans will defend his every decision passionately as well.
Both fanbases think their fighter is the greatest of this generation, and both won’t hesitate to light into the other side.