Twitter reacts to Floyd Mayweather winning the 'Fight of the Century' against Manny Pacquiao
The curtains have finally come down on the most awaited boxing match, dubbed ‘The Fight of the Century’. Floyd Mayweather prevailed over the more aggressive Manny Pacquiao in a match that succeeded in living up to its billing.
Mayweather was declared the unanimous winner as three judges voted 118-110, 116-112 and 116-112. His 48-0 unbeaten record is still intact, including 26 knockouts.
The arena in Las Vegas saw stars from many streams in attendance. Let us now take a look at some of the twitter reactions to the fight:
BEHIND EVERY STRONG MAN THERE IS A STRONG WOMAN pic.twitter.com/Ec7G3jD5Gi— Meninist (@TheMeninist) May 3, 2015
I don't know about the decision being unanimous, but It was close. It could go either way. rounds were close on my card. #MosleySays— Shane Mosley (@ShaneMosley_) May 3, 2015
There were more hugs in this fight than an A.A meeting. #mayweatherpacquiao— Felipe Esparza (@funnyfelipe) May 3, 2015
Don't think Ali would have thanked his sponsors on winning!! The world has changed! #MayPac— Rajdeep Sardesai (@sardesairajdeep) May 3, 2015
So Mayweather wasn't flashy enough and Pacquiao didn't take enough risks. It was still v good boxing. #MayPac— Rahul Bose (@RahulBose1) May 3, 2015