The winner in the mega-fight between American boxing superstar Shane Mosley and rising boxing star Andre Berto on January 20,2010 could end up fighting the top boxer of the world today next year.
According to reports, Manny "Pacman" Pacquiao had been eyed as possible opponent on the winner of the blockbuster fight anytime in 2010.
Based on the report, if ever the dream fight between Pacquiao and Mayweather Jr. will not push through next year, it is highly possible that Pacquiao's opponent will the winner of the Mosley-Berto fight.
No less than the celebrated trainer of Pacquiao American Freddie Roach has told the media that the victor of the slug-fest between Mosley and Berto are strong candidate to become the opponent of his favorite pupil.
Roach was quoted as saying that although they prefer Mayweather to be the next opponent of Pacquiao they cannot discount the possibility that the Filipino boxing superstar will fight either Mosley or Berto if his ward and the American boxing superstar cannot strike a deal to fight next year.
He said anyone between Mosley and Berto who will slug it out for the crown as the top boxer in the 147 pounds Welterweight division, could give Pacquiao a strong competition if ever they square off in the ring in an expected boxing spectacle in 2010.
However, before Mosley and Berto gets the chance to fight Pacquiao they must first emerge victorious in their ring battle on January 20,2010 at the Mandalay Bay in Las Vegas.
The fight between Mosley and Berto is expected to be a great one since both fighters are known sluggers and hard hitters who could send any opponent to the canvas.
Mosley a former boxing world champion and veteran of many fights is optimistic he can defeat the younger Berto and get the opportunity to fight Pacquiao whom he chased year-long to negotiate for a fight to no avail.
The former boxing champion believe his vast boxing experience and boxing skills will give him victory against the undefeated Berto who is sporting an impressive 25-0, 19 knockouts record.
Berto for his part is confident he can upset Mosley and arrange himself a mega-fight against Pacquiao.
The rising American boxer who resembles the fighting style of Mosley said he will do his best to defeat Mosley and give himself the chance to battle other big named professional boxers in the world.
He said Mosley is a great boxer but comes fight night he will show the world who is the better and more talented boxer by defeating the latter.
Boxing fans who are eager to witness another big fight should not dare miss the chance to watch the Mosley-Berto fight live