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“Sugar” Shane Mosley, known as one of boxing’s most prolific boxers of his generation. 8x - three division World Boxing Champion: lightweight, welterweight, and super welterweight, with a professional record of 47-8-1 with 40 wins by way of Knock Out.
These accomplishments paved the way for his notoriety as a living boxing legend. Shane Dante Mosley made a highly publicize comeback from a breif retirement this past August to defeat arch rival Ricardo Mayorga with a 6th round KO. He is the only boxer to achieve not only 1 but 2 KO's of the steel chinned Mayorga.
The California native emerged from obscurity by earning the title of undisputed champion of the lightweight division on August 2, 1997. After becoming a champion in the lightweight division he sought out challengers in higher weight classes to become a champion in the welterweight and super welterweight divisions.
Ricardo Mayorga and many more. He has also gone toe-to-toe with world-renowned boxing champions such as Manny Pacquiao, Floyd Mayweather Jr., and Miguel Cotto.
In 2000 and 2001 he was “The Ring” pound for pound best fighter in the world. World Boxing Hall of Fame selected him as “Fighter of the Year” in 2000. He was also given the same honor from Boxing Writers Association of America 1998.
Through his decorated career as a boxer, Mosley has fought and defeated some of the most recognizable names in the sport, including Oscar De LaHoya (twice), Antonio Margarito, Fernando Vargas,
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