Aug 21 2021
Saturday

Las Vegas, United States

12 rounds contest
@ Welterweight
62-7-2

est. ringwalk:

2021-08-21T03:00:00Z ()

broadcast start time:

US - TBC / UK - N/A

27-0-0

Belts on The Line

WBC World Welterweight Championship
IBF World Welterweight Championship

The tape

42
Age
31
5' 5" / 166 cm
Height
5' 10" / 177 cm
66.9" / 170 cm
Reach
72" / 183 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Southpaw (L)

Full record

SD 12UD 12TKO 7UD 12UD 12
Form
UD 12SD 12UD 12KO 1TKO 7
62
Wins
27
39
By KO
21
63
KO%
78
7
Losses
0
3
Stopped
0
2
Draws
0
1995
Debut
2012
486
Pro rounds
132

Current rankings @ Welterweight

3
The Ring
1
-
WBA
-
-
WBC
-
-
WBO
-
3
IBF
-

Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr preview

When is Pacquiao vs Spence Jr?

Manny Pacquiao will face Errol Spence Jr on Saturday 21st August 2021 in Las Vegas.

The fight will be contested over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which means the weight limit will be 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 KG).

This contest is for the unified welterweight championship of the world, with the WBC & IBF belts on the line.

Pacquiao vs Spence Jr stats

Manny Pacquiao steps 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.

Errol Spence Jr will make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 27 wins and 0 draws, with 21 of those by knock out.

The stats suggest Spence Jr has advantage in power over Pacquiao, with a 78% knock out percentage over Pacquiao's 63%.

Manny Pacquiao is the older man by 11 years, at 42 years old.

Spence Jr has a height advantage of 5 inches over Pacquiao. This also extends to a 5-inch reach advantage.

Both Manny Pacquiao & Errol Spence Jr fight out of a southpaw stance.

Pacquiao is the more experienced professional fighter, having had 44 more fights, and made his debut in 1995, 17 years and 9 months earlier than Spence Jr, whose first professional fight was in 2012. He has fought 354 more professional rounds, 486 to Spence Jr's 132.

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

Errol Spence Jr is currently ranked number 1 by the RING in the 147lb division.

Pacquiao vs Spence Jr 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.

Spence Jr remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 2 of his last 5 opponents.

In his last fight, he defeated Danny Garcia on 5th December 2020 by unanimous decision in their WBC World Welterweight and IBF World Welterweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington, United States.

Previous to that, he had defeated Shawn Porter on 28th September 2019 by split decision in their IBF World Welterweight and WBC World Welterweight championship fight at Staples Center, LA.

Going into that contest, he had won against Mikey Garcia on 16th March 2019 by unanimous decision in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at AT&T Stadium, Arlington.

Before that, he had defeated Carlos Ocampo on 16th June 2018 by knockout in the 1st round in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at The Ford Center at The Star, Dallas, Texas.

Hehad beat Lamont Peterson on 20th January 2018 by technical knockout in the 7th round in their IBF World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Activity check

In terms of recent activity, Errol Spence Jr has been fighting more than Manny Pacquiao.

Manny Pacquiao last fought 1 year, 11 months and 2 days ago, while Errol Spence Jr's last outing was 6 months and 17 days ago.

Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years, 7 months and 17 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 4 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.

Spence Jr's last 5 fights have come over a period of 3 years, 5 months and 2 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 8 months and 6 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 44 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 8.8 rounds on average.

What time does Pacquiao vs Spence Jr start?

The fighters are expected to ringwalk at around 11:00 PM EST / 8:00 PM PST at Las Vegas, United States, which is around 4:00 AM BST in the UK.

Who is showing Pacquiao vs Spence Jr?

Pacquiao vs Spence Jr will be broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US.

How do you stream Pacquiao vs Spence Jr?

In the US you can stream Pacquiao vs Spence Jr via Fite.tv on a PPV basis. Once purchased, you can watch on your Smart TV, Phone or Desktop PC, and they have apps available on Roku, Xbox, Chromecast and Apple TV.

The whole event costs $49.99.

What are the odds on Pacquiao vs Spence Jr?

Errol Spence Jr is currently 4/11 (-277) to win the bout outright, while you can get 3/1 (+300) on Manny Pacquiao if you fancy the upset.

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