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MAYWEATHER PREVAILS IN DECISION

May 27, 2001 6:49 PM

WBC super featherweight boxing champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. won a 12-round unanimous decision over Carlos Hernandez Saturday night in Grand Rapids, Mich.

At Caesars Palace sports book, Mayweather opened —1400, while Hernandez was +900. As of late last week, the line did not move. There were no prop bets on the fight at Caesars.

The judges scored the fight 119-110, 117-110, 116-112. In the sixth round, Mayweather’s gloves hit the canvas. It was credited as a knockdown, the first in Mayweather’s career.