Boxing’s most hotly anticipated fight is mere days away. “The Fight of the Century” between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao will air on Pay-Per-View on May 2. The fight will take place at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas. Pacquiao is an eight-division world champion, while Mayweather is an undefeated, five-division world champion. Boxing spectators are in the midst of hot debates about which boxer will win this Saturday’s match-up. Retired boxer Oscar de la Hoya says the “smart money” is on Mayweather, though he admits that Pacquiao shouldn’t be discounted altogether.
Every true Pacquiao fan believes that Manny will come out on top of this match. If you’re rooting for Pacquiao and want to show your support, check out these great shirts featuring Pacquiao in all his glory. If you also want to support Mayweather, check out our post on the best Mayweather shirts, or the best Mayweather vs. Pacquiao shirts.
1. Pac Man Manny Pacquiao Men’s T-Shirt
Emblazoned with the date of the upcoming “Fight of the Century,” this simple black shirt makes it clear where your loyalties lie. The Pac Man logo is a favorite symbol of Pacquiao fans, making this a perfect shirt for people who want to support this underdog.
Price: $5 and up, depending on size selected
2. Artix A+ Pac-Man Manny Pacquiao Champion Fighter Mens T-Shirt
Want a shirt that actually has Pacquiao’s face on it? This is a great option. It’s very graphic, and easy to read, even from a distance. The black version of this shirt is pictured above, but tons of other colors are available, including lime green, dark blue, white, and grey. There are even some pink color options available, which makes this shirt perfect for female fans of Pacquiao.
Price: $5.99 and up, depending on color and size selected
3. Immortal Men’s Manny Pacquiao Pac Man Boxing Champion T-Shirt
Whether Pacquiao wins or loses the May 2 match-up, this is a shirt you’ll be happy to wear for years. Pacquiao looks lean and mean, making this a must-have shirt for any serious boxing fan. It’s a great shirt to wear to the gym, while watching a boxing match, or just while you’re hanging out with the guys.
Price: $19.84-$21.84, depending on size selected
4. Manny Pacquiao Pound for Pound Shirt
This shirt takes it’s name from the idea that Pacquiao is, pound for pound, the greatest boxer on the planet. He is the first boxer in history to win eight world titles in eight different weight divisions. He has been the champion in the Flyweight, Super Bantamweight, Featherweight, Super Featherweight, Lightweight, Light Welterweight, Welterweight and Light Middleweight divisions. If he wins on Saturday, he’ll be an even bigger phenomenon than he was before. This shirt features Pacquiao looking very fierce, though it is only available in white.
5. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Souvenir T-Shirt
Even if you can’t be at the MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, you can have a shirt that commemorates this historic bout. This shirt is pre-shrunk and machine washable. However, it may not arrive until after the match has aired. For those who want a memento of this hotly anticipated boxing match, this souvenir tee is a great item to wear, frame, or pass down to your kids someday.