Pacquiao wins over Hatton via knockout in Round 2

Manny 'Pacman' Pacquiao from the Philippines has defeated Ricky 'The Hitman' Hatton from the UK during their fight on May 2, 2009 at the MGM Grand Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.

Pacquiao has knocked Hatton out in the 2nd round, which has just added another sweet victory for Pacquiao and his countrymen.

Pacquiao's winning streak continues and his victory over Hatton marks his 49th win and 37th knockout victory.

As for Hatton, it was his 2nd loss.

Truly, Pacquiao is the undisputed pound-for-pound boxer in the world today. He is now the IBO Light welterweight and Ring Magazine Junior Welterweight champion.

No one ever expected that the Pacquiao vs Hatton fight would wrap up so fast. Most predictions had Hatton being knocked out in the 10th round.

With that, Pacquiao has become $12 million (or over half a billion pesos) richer.

Congrats to Manny and to all the Filipinos!

Here are the undercard bout results:
(winners are highlighted)

Humberto Soto (Mexico) vs Benoit Gaudet (Canada)
Daniel Jacobs (USA) vs Michael Walker (USA)
Erislandy Lara (Cuba) vs Chris Gray (USA)
Matt Korobov (Russia) vs Anthony Bartinelli (USA)
Matthew Hatton (England) vs Ernesto Zepeda (Mexico)
Mike Alvarado (USA) vs Juaquin Gallardo (USA)
Abner Mares (Mexico) vs Jonathan Perez (Colombia)
Bernabe Concepcion (Philippines) vs Yogli Herrera (Colombia)
Joe Murray (England) vs Missael Nunez (USA)
Omar Chavez (Mexico) vs Tyler Ziolowski (USA)

Watch a Youtube video of the fight between Manny Pacquiao and Ricky Hatton...

About M.I.

Mykiru is an entertainment blogger, having been named as one of the Top 10 Pinoy Showbiz Resources in the Philippines. For a decade now, has been delivering the latest, the hottest and most trending issues in the country.

2 Comment(s):

  1. Hi,
    I'd like so much if you know what's other news for Theresa Fenger /Lana Roi ! Aside from her being the MyxVj Search '09 Finalist, I heard she's with a group EURASIA, they been performing every Fridays and Saturdays at Maxims Hotel and Casino, the first 6 star Hotel in Manila. Do you have any more news about her? I'd love to hear them !! Thanks....hephep'09

  2. that's all I know. as a century tuna superbods winner, she appeared on the cover of Circuit Magazine last September '09.

    she just celebrated her 22nd birthday last September.

    also studying Music