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Mayweather vs Pacquiao Secret Weapons: Manny's Uppercut

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Manny Pacquiao is known for the straight left, but his uppercut is easily one of his trickiest, most dangerous punches. Connor Ruebusch of Bloody Elbow breaks it down.

Mayweather vs Pacquiao is just days away, and we have just a few secret weapons left to break down.

Today we're taking a look at one of Manny Pacquiao's most underrated techniques: his tricky uppercut, which both sets up his left hand and punishes opponents who work hard to avoid it. Pacquiao's uppercut was key in his victory over Miguel Cotto, and its been instrumental to most of his high profile wins. There's no doubt that Floyd Mayweather will be prepared for Pacquiao's cross--but will he be ready for the uppercut? Watch the video and decide for yourself.

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Don't miss the rest of the Secret Weapons series. Here are some handy links to the previous episodes.

1. Manny Pacquiao's Right Hook

2. Floyd Mayweather's Sticky Punches

3. Manny Pacquiao's Defense

4. Floyd Mayweather's Body Punching

Coming this week, the final episode of Secret Weapons--an in-depth look at Floyd Mayweather's well-known but misunderstood lead right, which most believe will play a key role in The Fight.