Sugar Shane Mosley knows very well that his upcoming fight will be a big one and facing Manny Pacquiao the Pound-For-Pound King is just like facing a monster. Shane Mosley is taking a high gear on his training camp for his May 7, 2011 fight with Manny Pacquiao and he is very determined to knock off Pacquiao within 7 rounds. It will be very a tough goal for him to achieve!
Instead of doing a usual routine during sparring session, Shane Mosley has placed ‘Monsters’ in front of him in sparring. His dedication and perseverance has been the main reason why he is very confident to beat the man who was widely considered as the best fighter of all time Manny Pacquiao. Shane Mosley knows what at stake on his fight and he believes that he can knock off Pacquiao out once given an opportunity and he will shock the world.
‘Monsters’ as he called it to his sparring partners as he chooses to spar with bigger, faster and with vaunted power guys. They were not able to intimidate Mosley as he attack and make them pay everytime they throw punches in Shane. Mosley had great success dealing with smaller opponents, and he will enjoying a couple of inches in height advantage against Manny Pacquiao who is standing 5’’ compared so Mosley at barely 5’9.
But can he upset Manny Pacquiao? Pacquiao is simply dominating as he beat great and future hall of fame fighter. Recently, he beat and battered Antonio Margarito which is clearly the bigger and heavier than Manny Pacquiao but still Antonio Margarito were humiliated and beaten brutally by Pacquiao.
Shane Mosley has been watching some tapes of Manny Pacquiao and his team together study his previous fights and set some game plan to neutralize and weaken Pacquiao on their fight. Can he do that?
Shane Mosley has been never knocking out before and he doesn’t want Manny Pacquiao to be the first and only fighter to knock out Shane Mosley. This fight could be Shane Mosley’s defining moment and if he wins, his wish will be granted in fighting Floyd Mayweather Jr. and hangs gloves.
Pacquiao vs. Mosley on May 7, 2011!