Today boxing was more of money making match, they don’t find for someone who can give the fans an amazing fight right from the start. Before, boxing means blood, real actions, unlike nowadays they are really good on promotions, trash talking but too far from the fight we expected.
With Manny Pacquiao look to become the first 8 division champion the fight was set against Miguel Cotto at welterweight division at catch weight of 145 pounds. Cotto was big puncher and a champion who had one defeat against Antonio Margarito. Pacquiao speed was too much for Miguel Cotto and he was dropped in third and fourth rounds.
Later on the fight, Cotto wants to avoid a knockout as he ran out of the ring and in round 12 referee Kenny Bayless stops the fight just 1 minute of the round as he avoid more punch that Cotto will receive.