Cowboys Stadium losing out on bout

Updated: June 5, 2010, 6:32 PM ET
By Calvin Watkins | ESPNDallas.com

It appears a mega welterweight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather won't happen at Cowboys Stadium.

Promoter Bob Arum said there is a strong desire from the Las Vegas casinos to bring the highly anticipated bout to the MGM Grand.

"The key element, if the fight happens, we're finding out now is that Manny Pacquiao in Las Vegas is Frank Sinatra times a hundred," Arum said Friday afternoon at Yankee Stadium for a weigh-in for Saturday night's Miguel Cotto-Yuri Foreman fight. "They ...

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