On May 7, 2011, the Philippines will once again be caught in a spell as Manny “PacMan” Pacquiao battles “Sugar” Shane Mosley for the WBO Welterweight title. The anticipated fight between two boxing champions will take place at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas.
Pacquiao has eight championship titles in eight divisions, and a stunning record of 57 fights, 52 wins, 3 losses, and 2 draws. He won 38 fights by way of knockout. He is the reigning champion for the WBC Junior Middleweight division and the WBO Welterweight division.
Mosley also has a decent career record, winning 46 of 54 fights, 39 of which were by way of knockout. He has 6 losses, one draw, and one no contest.
As expected, most establishments will take this opportunity to earn big bucks and to promote their business. So, this Sunday, May 8, 2011, gather your friends and head on to any of the Pacquiao versus Mosley pay per view locations within Cebu City. Take your pick from Cebu’s finest hotels and restaurants offering Pacquiao versus Mosley buffets and other promotions.
SM City Cebu is hosting a pay per view promo for only Php500. PacMan fans can watch the fight live and on big screen and they will be entitled to receive free poster calendar of Pacquiao and a baller band (limited edition). If you buy your tickets between April 16 to April 30, and you add Php100, you will be entitled to a meal with drinks and a limited edition shirt. Pacquiao-Mosley tickets can be purchased from SM City Cebu’s Cinema counters or online through www.smcinema.com. Tickets bought online entitle the owners to one complimentary pass per ticket. For inquiries, call (032) 231-3876 or (032) 231-4852.
Sports Exchange Bar & Grill at Mango Square Mall will also host a buffet brunch along with their Pacquiao-Mosley pay per view telecast. At Php550, fans will be treated to coffee and a generous buffet of good food as you cheer on for your favorite boxer. Tickets also entitle holders free parking at the mall’s top level parking deck. For reservations, call (032) 412-6446.
For those staying at home, you can download or watch online through Web sites that offer free video streaming of the fight and HBO 24/7 videos.