Timothy Bradley and Manny Pacquiao got their highly anticipated welterweight championship rematch underway at 12:21 a.m. ET.
Bradley came right out and took the center of the ring, both men worked jabs early but Pacquiao got in with a left hook, Bradley responding with a body shot.
Bradley did land a straight right that snapped Pacquiao's head back. Pacquiao was overextending at times, reaching with his punches as Bradley kept moving well.
SB Nation scored the first round 10-9 Bradley on the strength of some solid shots and good defense that kept Pacquiao from really hitting his stride.