Former UFC fighter Dashon Johnson has joined Manny Pacquiao’s camp as one of his sparring partners ahead of Pacquiao’s May 2 clash with Floyd Mayweather Jr. Johnson is amazed by Pacquiao’s work ethic and believes the Filipino star can become the first pro boxer to defeat Mayweather — maybe by knockout.
IBF junior welterweight titleholder Lamont Peterson and challenger Dierry Jean weighed in for Saturday’s matchup in Washington, D.C. Photos by Delane Rouse/Hoganphotos – Golden Boy Promotions.
Former welterweight beltholder Joshua Clottey will return to the ring on Saturday against Dashon Johnson in Huntingtown, N.Y. Fans who attend the show also have the opportunity to watch the Floyd Mayweather-Canelo Alvarez fight on a big screen.