Floyd Mayweather vs Marcos Maidana 2 All Access Preview Video

by Rory Kernaghan | Posted on Sunday, August 31st, 2014 | 0

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Floyd Mayweather vs Marcos Maidana 2 Preview

Five-weight, ten time world champion boxing great Floyd Mayweather Jr. will step in to the ring against Marcos Maidana for the second time on September 9th. “Money” won a scrappy and very close decision against “El Chino” back in May, and the rematch was set up during the post fight press conference of that bout. For his part, Maidana had the champion on the ropes, and cut for the first time in his career. Mayweather certainly owned the second half of the fight, but by no means dominated.

Now, as the two prepare for one of the biggest boxing showdowns of 2014, Showtime has given us a glance in to the training camps of both men. Mayweather will look to continue his incredible 46-fight win streak, and “El Chino” has said he will look to knock “Money” out in the rematch. Check out the All Access video below, and then read on for more Mayweather and Maidana Highlights and info….

Fans and pundits alike have been clamouring for this rematch since the moment it was booked, and the replays of the first fight bring back the excitement of watching it live. In case the highlights weren’t enough, i’ve chucked in a little more right below….

So the scene is set for these two amazing talents to fight again, but will it be anything like the first bout? Check out the stats from the first bout…

Mayweather vs Maidana: Stats and Facts

  • Floyd Mayweather Jr landed 230 of 426 punches, 54%.
  • Marcos Maidana: landed 221 of 858 thrown overall, 26%.
  • Mayweather outlanded Marcos 230-221; However, Maidana set the punch count record of punches thrown and punches landed versus Floyd
  • Despite being outgunned by a mere nine punches, Maidana threw 432 more punches than Mayweather
  • Neither fighter appeared hurt at any time in the contest
  • Floyd’s punches appeared more crisp and eye-catching
  • Ages: Mayweather -37, Maidana – 30
  • Weight: Maidana packed on 18-1/2 pounds since Friday’s weigh in and outweighed ‘Money May’ by 17 lbs upon stepping in the ring (165 lbs to 148 lbs)
  • Mayweather Jr. entered as the consensus No. 1 pound-for-pound fighter in the world and the WBC world welterweight champion
  • Maidana was a 6.75-to-1 betting underdog
  • Mayweather was guaranteed $32 million and Maidana $1.5 million. Both fighters will also share a portion of the pay-per-view revenue.
  • Mayweather vs Maidana was the ninth straight fight where Mayweather pocketed at least $25 million.
  • It was the 12th appearance, and 9th consecutive fight, for Mayweather at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada and the third appearance for Maidana at the venue.
  • The loss was Maidana’s first in five fights and 27 months (UD 12 Loss vs Devon Alexander, Feb 2012)
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