Six months after TKO’ing Hatton, Pacquiao returned to the ring and took yet another belt, though sadly it wasn’t quite as spectacular as the previous one. It’s still a TKO, even though the fight took the entire stretch of 12 rounds.
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Since I’m not sports-minded, let’s talk about this from a techie perspective. Twitter is swarming with congratulatory messages for Pacquiao. Here’s a sample screenshot of the most popular topics in Twitter for the past few hours:Other terms include TKO and floyd. Surprisingly, cotto is nonexistent, obviously beaten by “mayweather,” probably in anticipation of the possible matchup between the two. Also, on a funny note, non-Pacquiao fans mistook Pacman for the videogame character, and are tweeting their bafflement regarding the uncommon popularity of the name today.
/Right. Who’s next?