Summer 2021
Potentially

in United Arab Emirates

Potential contest
@ Welterweight
62-8-2
34-5-0

The tape

42
Age
34
5' 5" / 166 cm
Height
5' 9" / 174 cm
66.9" / 170 cm
Reach
70.9" / 180 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Full record

UD 12SD 12UD 12TKO 7UD 12
Form
TKO 4TKO 6UD 12TKO 1KO 6
62
Wins
34
39
By KO
21
63
KO%
62
8
Losses
5
3
Stopped
4
2
Draws
0
1995
Debut
2005
498
Pro rounds
232

Current rankings @ Welterweight

5
The Ring
-
3
WBA
-
3
WBC
15
-
WBO
-
3
IBF
-

Manny Pacquiao vs Amir Khan preview

When is Pacquiao vs Khan?

Manny Pacquiao could fight Amir Khan in Summer 2021 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, 5 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 42 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 33 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, 498 to Khan's 232.

Manny Pacquiao goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the WBA, 3 by the WBC, 3 by the IBF and 5 by the RING at welterweight.

Amir Khan is currently ranked number 15 by the WBC in the 147lb division.

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 lost to 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.

Previous to that, 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.

Going into that contest, he had beat Adrien Broner on 19th January 2019 by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Before that, 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.

He had been beaten by Jeff Horn on 2nd July 2017 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Australia.

Khan has beaten 3 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 2 of them, going the distance once.

In his last fight, he won against Billy Dib on 12th July 2019 by technical knockout in the 4th round at King Abdullah Sports City, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.

Previous to that, 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.

Going into that contest, he had won against Samuel Vargas on 8th September 2018 by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at Arena Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Before that, he had defeated Phil Lo Greco on 21st April 2018 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Echo Arena, Liverpool.

Hehad been beaten by Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez on 7th May 2016 by knockout in the 6th round in their WBC World Middleweight and The Ring Middleweight championship fight at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Manny Pacquiao has been fighting more than Amir Khan.

Manny Pacquiao last fought 1 month and 6 days ago, while Amir Khan's last outing was 2 years, 2 months and 15 days ago.

Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 2 months and 25 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 10 months and 5 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.

Khan's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 4 months and 20 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year and 28 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 29 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 5.8 rounds on average.

What were the odds on Pacquiao vs Khan?

Amir Khan is currently () to win the bout outright, while you can get () on Manny Pacquiao if you fancy the incredible upset.

Manny Pacquiao vs Amir Khan news

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