In one of 2011's most anticipated matchups, Floyd Mayweather Jr. (41-0, 25 KO) makes his long-awaited comeback versus "Vicious" Victor Ortiz (29-2-2, 21 KO) in a 12-round bout for Ortiz's WBC welterweight title.
September 17 is the date, and the momentum is behind Ortiz, who is coming off a "fight of the year" candidate versus previously unbeaten Welterweight Champion Andre Berto.
Mayweather hasn't fought since defeating Shane Mosley in May, 2010. A series of domestic violence cases have kept him outside of the ring, but it should have no effect come fight night.
With the Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez trilogy bout scheduled for November, fans can use these five reasons to buy the PPV that comes first.