In many ways you could call it a business decision, after all, while both were then under the Top Rank promotional banner, it was Mayweather who was the American and former Olympian, who had the HBO contract and the upside. Rhodes, Berlanga vs. Castillo two. Shot clock destroyed by big dunk That's an expensive slam. Is Castillo surprised by the heights reached by his former rival?
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Floyd Mayweather isbut that doesn't mean he hasn't been on the Back then, he was coming in three months after an uninspiring decision loss to.
convince Roach that Mayweather doesn't have nearly the legs he'll. When he fought Castillo in at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, he nearly - and in many eyes should have - lost the "0" he values so much. Castillo had Mayweather on the ropes and Mayweather slipped his shots and at times I'm just making the point that there's no way, at least in the first half that Mayweather lost the bout.
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Very little arrogance, almost humble.
I don't watch boxing, but it looked like Mayweather was hiding from Pacquiao most of the time. But Floyd did land some nice clean shots. Then, there was his first matchup against Diego Corrales inwhich just might be -- and this is no exaggeration -- the greatest fight of the 21st century. Ironically, the second fight was much closer on the cards. Who thinks Maidana defeated Floyd Mayweather?
Shot clock destroyed by big dunk That's an expensive slam. But he wonders how different things would have been if the scores read in his favor versus Mayweather.
I had a - scorecard and could have accepted a - card.
Floyd flat out lost. But this was. Nobody has ever beaten Floyd Mayweather, but a few fighters have come pretty close.
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'Money' is the clear favourite in the boxing odds to beat. When Mayweather fought Castillo he hadn't lost in almost four years and had recently defeated the very excellent Stevie Johnston. Mayweather.
Castillo wasn't hard or close for Mayweather. He's physically touching Mayweather, but his shots aren't effective. The feedback you provide will help us show you more relevant content in the future. In round three he made adjustments, and I give him credit for that.
It's clear he could have dominated v.
He was able to regain his WBC title after Mayweather moved up and vacated it. I think Mayweather lost these two fights, but 5 of the 6 judges disagree with me. Mayweather, unknown at the time, went into the bout with a badly injured left shoulder.
Which boxers can defeat a prime Floyd Mayweather? Mention this to Castillo, he says with a sigh, "Well, I don't want to say the wrong thing, but boxing is certainly filled with interests, let's put it that way. Update Cancel.
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He didn't come for survival, he came to fight," Mayweather said after the fight.
Mayweather almost lost
|Mayweather is fond of saying 45 opponents have tried and 45 have failed to defeat him. Marcos Maidana first fight 3. Effectively a draw round like round Maidana's first fight was extremely close but I think that Floyd and Oscar eclipses it on many levels.
Round 7, Castillo.