World Boxing Association

Nevada State Athletic Commission appoints Bayless as the Referee for the Mayweather vs Pacquiao

By WBA 21/04/2015

Referee Kenny Bayless

Referee Kenny Bayless

Nevada State Athletic Commission of the US announced the appointment of the international referee Kenny Bayless to referee the fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao, on May 2, 2015, at the MGM Las Vegas.

The titles at stake are Mayweather’s World Boxing Association and World Boxing Council Welterweight world titles, as well as Pacquiao’s World Boxing Organization welterweight title.

Bayless will be backed up by the American judges Burt Clements, Dave Moretti and Glenn Feldman.

The WBA appointed Gilberto Jesus Mendoza as the supervisor of the fight.