Manny Pacquiao slipped to a unanimous resolution defeat to Yordenis Ugas of their world welterweight championship battle in Las Vegas on Saturday evening.
Ugas held his toes within the centre of the ring and pumped out a jab which earned him the higher of the sooner rounds. When Pacquiao tried a trademark flurry, Ugas caught him with a proper hand.
Marking round Pacquiao’s eye by the fourth spherical was proof that the nice man wasn’t having this battle all his personal method.
Pacquiao simply could not muster the blistering velocity and crushing energy that he has displayed so brilliantly over the previous twenty years.
Ugas, nevertheless, was content material to battle on the counter so Pacquiao’s exercise ranges have been maintaining him aggressive.
A proper hand from Ugas within the eighth spherical struck its goal and the legendary Filipino wasn’t in a position to reply.
Pacquiao’s well-known left hand stung Ugas for the primary time within the tenth spherical. Ugas nailed him again.
The work-rate from Pacquaio intensified and he was clearly throwing a better quantity of punches.
Within the twelfth spherical, and the 498th and maybe final of his esteemed profession, Pacquiao piled forwards however there was a way of desperation about his effort.
He ended the battle with injury round each eyes.
The judges scored it 115-113, 116-112, 116-112 for the Cuban.