At this stage of the football season the big games come thick and fast with big reputations being laid on the line.
Across the pond, a similar contest takes place on May 1st with one very big ego being in danger of deflation.
Floyd Mayweather Jr will fight ‘Sugar’ Shane Mosley at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas in the biggest boxing fight of the year so far – with all due respect to Manny Pacquiao’s March bout with Joshua Clottey.
“Pretty Boy” has always captivated the sporting world’s attention whether due to his unblemished professional record of 40 straight victories or his controversial outspoken persona that never fails to drive interest in one of his fights.
But this time he will come up against a man who is both bigger than him and can draw on an even greater wealth of experience in the ring.
Mosley is also very durable and he is expected to provide Mayweather with his biggest test in years.
Tickets for the eagerly awaited bout are still available at tixdaq.com so if you can’t bear to put yourself through the nightmare of potential relegation, your team is safely ensconced in mid-table or you just fancy a spectacular weekend in the adult’s playground that is Las Vegas, then click here to compare and buy tickets to THE fight of 2010.