When Manny Pacquiao steps into the ring to face Antonio Margarito for the WBC junior middleweight title, he will be seeking to make history again. Pacquiao will be going to win a world title in a record eighth division, breaking the seven he previously set. Pacquiao will also be seeking to become the second heaviest champion from the Phillipines since Ceferano Garcia held the middleweight title from 1939-1940.
Antonio Margarito stands between the Pac-Man and his quest for pugilistic immortality with an agenda of his own. Margarito seeks redemption from the events that have tainted his career. Margarito defeating Pacquiao in Texas will be the kind of redemption that will rejuvenate his career and get him into mega-fight discussions among boxing experts.
There are many who believe the Pac-Man will prove to be too much for Margarito. While they might be right, on November 13th both of these gladitors must lace up their gloves and do what they have done for years. Fight.
It would be unwise for Pacquiao to underestimate the danger in the challenge that lays ahead of him. Also in particular order are the 10 things Pacquiao must do to make history again.