50 Cent: Mayweather-Pacquiao is Not Going To Happen

By Edward Chaykovsky

Rapper/boxing promoter Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson is convinced that a welterweight super-fight between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao is not going to happen.

Jackson, who was once a member of 'The Money Team' and very close friends with Mayweather, says the undefeated boxer's exclusive contract with Showtime, which allows him to fight just about anyone with a massive financial guarantee, puts Mayweather in a very comfortable position where he doesn't need Pacquiao to make a big payday.

There are ongoing talks to make the fight for May 2nd at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, with Pacquiao's side agreeing to terms and waiting on Mayweather to agree on his end.

“That’s not going to happen," 50 Cent told Techno Buffalo in an interview. "You heard me say it on film. It’s not going to happen. What you wanna fight Pac-Man for under those circumstances when you can pick anybody you want to? Cause we wanna see the toughest fight?"

"It don't happen if it don't have to. Later when they look at his actual record and look at what he’s done, they’re still gonna have to say, ‘Who do you think could have beat him if it would have happened this way?'”

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by Reloaded on 03-03-2015

[QUOTE=CLUE;15395446]What a dumb bump, who hasn't said in the past 5 years its not going to happen. Including the two fighters involved. This fight is not a "I told you so" type of situation, its a "Finally these two fools…

Comment by jas on 03-03-2015

This clown is gonna bet on a fighter he said was scared to fight Lol

Comment by FrenchDeLaHoya on 02-20-2015

50 & khan need to fight each other bkb style

Comment by f15bone on 02-20-2015

50 just hatin... Mad cuz his boxing venture went nowhere.... Mad cuz Gamboa got KTFO.... Mad cuz his boy Kirkland weighs 200+..... Mad cuz he can't even GIVE that last CD away... Mad cuz he ain't been relevant in years....…

Comment by Johnwoo8686 on 02-20-2015

[QUOTE=jas;15395440]You're logic is devoid of common sense[/QUOTE] All I'm saying is I don't know if you're right or wrong lol. How is it lacking logic. I'm just going to believe some random guy on an internet forum.

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