Originally Posted by Perro
As a main event on HBO World Championship Boxing. Foreman gets major exposure and status if he beats Margarito. Margarito is already a big name and picks up a major title at 154lbs if he wins.
Remember, Bob promotes Yuri, Tony and Manny.
The culmination of the Bob Arum Master Manny Plan...
Manny Pacquiao vs the winner (at a catchweight?) for his 8th Championship in as many divisions.
A Pacquiao vs Margarito fight would be an instant seller, especially if Tony holds a championship and the fight is made in May or September.
margo ain't about to leave 147 lbs... that's where all the money is at.