A Moment Of Silence: The Death Of Boxing [Opinion]

At times before a major championship boxing match the ring announcer will ask the crowd to give a moment of silence for the passing of a former boxing. Prior to the championship fight between Manny Pacquiao and Timothy Bradley fight Saturday night, Michael Buffer asked the crowd for a moment of silence while they tolled a 10 count for former boxer John Tapia. If at the start of the evening he knew what was about to happen he would have requested the moment for boxing also.

Like Hot1079Philly on Facebook to stay on top of your favorite black celebrities:


 [ione_facebook_like_box url_segment=PhillyHot1079 height=”260″]

Text Hot To “80185”

For many viewers of the fight Manny Pacquiao dominated the fight round after round as he seemed to cruise to another victory and put more pressure on the industry to make the fight between him and Floyd Mayweather.  What followed was the complete domination of Bradley by Pacquiao and one of the most pathetic decisions in history.

As Michael Buffer read the first score, fans knew something strange was about to happen. Even Mayweather supporters that can’t stand Pacman saw Pacquiao cruising to an easy victory. So it’s strange that experts as well as casual fans all saw Pacquiao winning the fight but two judges saw Bradley out box Pacquiao.

I want to get your opinion on the outcome of the fight. Do you feel cheated? And will you pay to view another Pay Per View fight?

Let’s Talk

@Philly_Ron

Popular Stories:

Nicki Minaj Gets Naked And Rolls Around In Paint! [Photos]

Jay-Z Out Carrying Blue Ivy With Beyoncé In Paris [PHOTOS]

DMX Live Interview On The Q Deezy Show [AUDIO]

Famous Lil Wayne Quotes [Photos]

Allen Iverson To Judge: Lock My Wife Up

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s