Manny Pacquiao also made his statement regarding the fight. He said that he’s very happy that he and Mayweather could give the fans the fight that they’ve wanted for many years and that they deserve it. “It is an honor to be part of this historic event. I dedicate this fight to all the fans who willed this fight to happen and, as always, to bring glory to the Philippines and my fellow Filipinos around the world,” he added.
This upcoming bout is going to be the most expensive contest in boxing history according to experts. Both Pacquiao and Mayweather are expected to take home more than $100 million dollars.