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Manny Pacquiao vs Amir Khan preview
When is Pacquiao vs Khan?
Manny Pacquiao could fight Amir Khan in Autumn/Fall 2023 in United Arab Emirates.
The fight would take place 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 Khan 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.
Amir Khan would make his way to the ring with a record of 34 wins, 6 loses and 0 draws, with 21 of those wins by knock out.
The stats suggest Pacquiao would have a slight advantage in power over Khan, with a 63% knock out percentage over Khan's 62%.
Manny Pacquiao is the older man by 8 years, at 44 years old.
Khan has a height advantage of 4 inches over Pacquiao. This also extends to a 4-inch reach advantage.
Manny Pacquiao fights out of the southpaw stance, while Amir Khan is an orthodox fighter.
Pacquiao is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 32 more fights, and made his debut in 1995, 10 years and 5 months earlier than Khan, whose first professional fight was in 2005. He has fought 266 more professional rounds, 504 to Khan's 238.
Pacquiao vs Khan 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 won against 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 beat Adrien Broner on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.
He had defeated 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.
Khan has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.
In his last fight, he lost to Kell Brook on 19th February 2022 by technical knockout in the 6th round at Manchester Arena, Manchester, United Kingdom.
Previous to that, he had won against Billy Dib on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
Going into that contest, he had lost to Terence Crawford on 20th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 6th round in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Madison Square Garden, New York, United States.
Before that, he had defeated Samuel Vargas on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom.
He had beat Phil Lo Greco on 21st April 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.
In terms of recent activity, Manny Pacquiao has been fighting more than Amir Khan.
Manny Pacquiao last fought 3 months and 17 days ago, while Amir Khan's last outing was 1 year, 1 month and 9 days ago.
Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 8 months and 13 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 9 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 49 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 9.8 rounds on average.
Khan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 11 months and 7 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 26 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.
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