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Boxing versus MMA: Mayweather scores TKO

Updated: September 28, 2009, 1:17 PM ET
By Jake Rossen/Sherdog.com

You can spin the figures any way you like, but when it came time for combat-sports fans to spend $50 on an event Sept. 19, Rich Franklin had absolutely nothing on Floyd Mayweather Jr.

According to a report filed by ESPN.com's Dan Rafael, citing numbers from HBO, Mayweather's bout with Juan Manuel Marquez rung up one million purchases; the UFC allegedly did less than half that.

The victory stung White, who had made his own bed by repeatedly knocking the attractiveness ...

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