Fight packs punch at Cowboys Stadium

Host proved it could pack a punch, so how about Pacquiao-Mayweather for an encore?

Updated: March 15, 2010, 9:57 AM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- At the start of the night, the crowd was dead.

Maybe it was in awe of what it was seeing.

A boxing match at the $1.2 billion stadium in this city between Dallas and Fort Worth left some speechless.

When the night was over, the crowd of 50,994, the third-largest to see an indoor match in boxing history, had seen Manny Pacquiao retain his WBO welterweight title with a 12-round unanimous decision over Joshua Clottey.

"I was worried if there were a few ...

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