April 21, 2011, Wednesday
Manny Pacman Pacquiao WON versus Shane Sugar Mosely
Getting to know Manny Pacquiao's Opponent Shane Mosely
Name: Shane Donte Mosely
Ex-wife: Jin Mosely (Korean American)
Children: Najee Jamarr, Taiseki Justin and Mee Yon Jinae, Shane Jr.
Date of Birth: September 7, 1971
Birth Place: Lynwood California, USA
Hometown: La Verne California, USA
Height: 5’ 9”
Reach: 74 inches
3. Ring savvy
4. Superb conditioning
5. Extraordinarily high punch output
6. Good offensive and defensive skills.
7. Quick reflexes, good mobility, and excellent stamina.
8. Stiff jab, punches in combinations.
9. A good counterpuncher
10. Experienced against top opposition
*Started boxing at the age of eight
Achievements / Career Highlights
1. Best pound-for-pound fighter in boxing
2. Best lightweight in history
3. Fighter of the Year
4. Three-time National Amateur champion
5. 1992 Olympic team member, in compiling an amateur record of 250+ wins
6. Upon leaving the amateur ranks, he was labeled a "can't miss" prospect for stardom.
7. 13th best lightweight of all-time by The Ring Magazine
8. Former WBA Welterweight Super Champion.
9. World championship fights: 14 wins, 3 losses
10. Former WBC and WBA Super Welterweight Champion
11. Former WBC welterweight world champion, three successful defenses
12. WBC "2000 Boxer of the Year"
13. Former IBF Lightweight World Champion, eight successful defenses
14. Professional debut at age 21 on November 11, 1993
15. Went to 23-0 before winning the IBF Lightweight World Title
1989 United States Amateur Champion at Lightweight 132 lb (60 kg)
1989 World Junior Championships Silver Medalist in San Juan (PUR) 132 lb (60 kg)
1990 United States Amateur Champion at Lightweight 132 lb (60 kg)
1990 Goodwill Games Bronze Medalist in Seattle (USA) 132 lb (60 kg)
1992 United States Amateur Champion at Light Welterweight 139 lb (63 kg) he also had an amateur record of 96-3