The Floyd Mayweather vs Victor Ortiz WBC Welterweight championship is fast approaching. Boxing fans all over the world look forward for the biggest boxing clash featuring undefeated six-time world champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. versus boxing’s newest rising superstar and current WBC world welterweight champion Victor “Vicious” Ortiz. Mark your calendar friends, readers and avid boxing enthusiast for Mayweather vs Ortiz fight on Saturday, September 17, 2011 at the MGM Grand Garden Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada.
There are various buzz that shock sports web pages when the controversial boxer Floyd twat announced his comeback early June. As an eager fan of boxing, I dig some information’s around the web and found out these facts which turned into a sports trivia for everyone. Here are my Mayweather Ortiz fun facts & trivia. (Hope you all enjoy! LOL :))
- Floyd is unbeaten for 41 fights with knockout percentage of 66.67%. After 16 months of hiatus, he is returning again inside the ring.
- Victor is 24-year old hard-hitting southpaw fighter from California. Today, he has on his waist Mayweather’s old belt, WBC Welterweight which he took from former champion Andre Berto last April.
- Mayweather’s camp is composed of his uncle trainer Roger Mayweather, big body bodyguards and a lot inside.
- Ortiz training camp in Ventura, California is made of his trainer Danny Garcia, brother Temo, assistant coach Mario Aguiniga and strength and conditioning coach Joe Janik.
- Star Power: Mayweather vs Ortiz is the promo title of the much awaited bout of Mayweather and Ortiz. Also, the bout falls on the Mexican Independence Day weekend.
- Both boxers are seen on HBO’s 10th installment of 24/7 reality series, Ring Life Profiles and other promotional tool of HBO.
- The event main fight card between Canelo Alvares and Alfonso Gomes is not happening in Vegas rather in Staples Center, Los Angeles.
- Erik Morales will go against Lucas Matthyse on the undercard for the WBC super lightweight title.
Who do you think will win this fight? Prepare fans for the much anticipated boxing showdown this 2011 which will bring action-pack ring actions and excitement. Don’t miss Mayweather vs Ortiz Live on HBO PPV beginning at 9:00 p.m. ET/6:00 p.m. PT. Let’s get it on!