This weekend in Macau, China, Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao meets Mexican-American Brandon Rios on pay-per-view. But the host nation will be represented on the card as well, as two-time Olympic gold medalist Zou Shiming faces Juan Tozcano in a flyweight bout.
Six-round flyweight fights are not generally part of a $70 pay-per-view broadcast, but Top Rank views Shiming as a special case. It's clear that Bob Arum has designs on being the Western promoter who opens up the Chinese market, and the former amateur standout is his poster boy for the project.
Read on for a preview and prediction of Shiming vs. Tozcano.