Floyd Mayweather beat Manny Pacquiao in an unanimous decision after 12 thrilling rounds.
The fight of the century attracted former boxers Mike Tyson and Evamder Holyfield, actors Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg, Robert De Niro, Michaeel J Fox, Michael Keaton and music stars Beyonce, Jay Z and Justin Bieber amongst others.
Jamie Foxx sang the US national anthem.
Mayweather’s win in a fight that took 5 years to put up brings Floyd’s record to 48 wins with no losses.
Floyd, flamboyant, boastful and defensive seemed in trouble in the early rounds but rallied in the later rounds to take the fight to Manny.
Even though bigger and with a longer reach, Floyd seemed on the defensive from the opening bell but he showed his resilience, fancy foot work, intelligence and winning formula to become the nunified welter weight champion of the world.
At the end, Floyd was full of thanka to God and his fans and Manny.
‘I wanna thank God for my victory. I wanna thank my fans. I wanna thank Manny. Now I see why he is one of the guys at the pinnacle of boxing. “
Manny didn’t agree with the decision declaring “I won the fight. He didn’t do nothing”