“This fight here is more important than any fight in their life, career, everything. This fight is about bragging rights. This fight is about legacy.”
Floyd Mayweather, Jr. vs. Manny Pacquiao, billed as The Fight of the Century, or the Battle for Greatness was a professional boxing match between undefeated five-division world champion Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and eight-division world champion Manny Pacquiao. It took place on May 2, 2015, at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Mayweather won the contest by a unanimous decision, with two judges scoring it 116–112 and the other 118–110.
Following the richest fight in boxing history, on May 2, 2015, the winner, Floyd Mayweather, earned about $4,994,681 per minute while Manny Pacquiao earned $3,329,787 per minute of action.