Pacquiao vs McGregor Info
Manny Pacquiao will face the challenge of Conor McGregor in Summer 2021 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
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 would be defending WBA Super World Welterweight Championship for the first time. He won this belt against Keith Thurman in July 2019. He has held this belt for 1 year 5 months and 30 days.
Pacquiao vs McGregor stats
Manny Pacquiao would step into the ring with a record of 62 wins, 7 loses and 2 draws, 39 of those wins coming by the way of knock out.
Conor McGregor would make his way to the ring with a record of 0 wins and 1 loss.
The stats suggest Pacquiao would have a massive power advantage over McGregor, boosting at 63% knock out percentage over McGregor's 0%.
Manny Pacquiao is the older man by 10 years, at 42 years old.
McGregor has a height advantage of 4 inches over Pacquiao. This also extends to a 7-inch reach advantage.
Both Manny Pacquiao & Conor McGregor fight out of a southpaw stance.
Pacquiao is currently arguably the more experienced fighter, having had 70 more fights, and made his debut in 1995, 25 year and 11 months later than McGregor, who’s first professional fight was in . He has fought 476 more professional rounds, 486 to McGregor's 10.
Manny Pacquiao goes into the fight ranked number 3 by the RING in the 147lb division.
Pacquiao vs McGregor form
Pacquiao has beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.
In his last fight, he beat Keith Thurman on 20th July 2019 by split decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.
Previous to 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.
Going into that contest, he had won against 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.
Before that, 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.
He had beat Jessie Vargas on 5th November 2016 by unanimous decision in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States.
McGregor has lost to all of his last 1 opponents.
In his last fight, he lost to Floyd Mayweather Jr on 26th August 2017 by technical knockout in the 10th round at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, United States.
Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 2 years 8 months and 15 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 3 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.