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Manny Pacquiao vs Conor Benn preview
When is Pacquiao vs Benn?
Manny Pacquiao could face Conor Benn in Late 2023 in the United States.
The fight would be contested over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit would be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).
Pacquiao vs Benn stats
Manny Pacquiao would step into the ring with a record of 62 wins, 8 loses and 2 draws, 39 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Conor Benn would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 21 wins and 0 draws, with 14 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Benn would have a slight advantage in power over Pacquiao, with a 67% knock out percentage over Pacquiao's 63%.
Manny Pacquiao is the older man by 18 years, at 44 years old.
Benn has a height advantage of 3 inches over Pacquiao. This also extends to a 1-inch reach advantage.
Manny Pacquiao fights out of the southpaw stance, while Conor Benn is an orthodox fighter.
Pacquiao is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 51 more fights, and made his debut in 1995, 21 years and 2 months earlier than Benn, whose first professional fight was in 2016. He has fought 420 more professional rounds, 504 to Benn's 84.
Conor Benn is currently ranked number 7 by the WBC and 8 by the RING in the 147lb division.
Pacquiao vs Benn form
Pacquiao has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance twice.
In his last fight, he DK Yoo on 11th December 2022 by in the 6th round at Korea International Exhibition Center, Goyang, South Korea.
Previous to that, he had been beaten by Yordenis Ugas on 21st August 2021 by unanimous decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Going into that contest, he had beat Keith Thurman on 20th July 2019 by split decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
Before that, he had won against Adrien Broner on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
He had beat Lucas Martin Matthysse on 15th July 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Benn remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 3 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he defeated Chris Van Heerden on 16th April 2022 by knockout in the 2nd round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had defeated Chris Algieri on 11th December 2021 by knockout in the 4th round at Echo Arena, Merseyside.
Going into that contest, he had won against Adrian Granados on 4th September 2021 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Headingley Rugby League Stadium, Yorkshire.
Before that, he had defeated Samuel Vargas on 10th April 2021 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
He had beat Sebastian Formella on 21st November 2020 by unanimous decision in their 10 round contest at Wembley (SSE) Arena, London.
In terms of recent activity, Conor Benn has been fighting more than Manny Pacquiao.
Manny Pacquiao last fought 3 months and 20 days ago, while Conor Benn's last outing was 11 months and 15 days ago.
Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 16 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 10 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
Benn's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years, 4 months and 10 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 5 months and 21 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 27 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.4 rounds on average.
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