Money Mayweather takes on Victor Ortiz tonight at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fight has been touted as a battle of two stars, the fight of the year, and as with every Mayweather fight there is significant buzz.
Posters have been used to build boxing hype for generations. Graphics help to play to the strengths of each combatent and to set both theme and tone for upcoming ring rumbles. And, witty taglines help accentuate the pre-fight storylines. In short, the boxing poster, even just as an idea, has become a design classic.
With Mayweather lighting up the Vegas strip tonight, we take a look at 10 Kickass Fight Posters.