VS
Jul 20 2019
Saturday

MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States

12 round contest @ Welterweight
61-7-2
SD 12

Score cards

  • 115-112
  • 115-112
  • 113-114
SD 12
29-0-0

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Belts on The Line

WBA Super World Welterweight Championship

The tape

41
Age
31
5' 5" / 166 cm
Height
5' 7" / 171 cm
66.9" / 170 cm
Reach
68.9" / 175 cm
Southpaw (L)
Stance
Orthodox (R)

Tape record

UDTKOUDUDUD
Form
MDSDUDRTDUD
61
Wins
29
39
By KO
22
64
KO%
76
7
Loses
0
2
Draws
0
1995
Debut
2007

Tape rankings @ Welterweight

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Manny Pacquiao vs Keith Thurman report


Who won Thurman vs Pacquiao?

Manny Pacquiao beat Keith Thurman by split decision in their 12 round contest on Saturday, July 20th, 2019, at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

The scorecards were announced as 115-112, 115-112, 114-113 in favor of winner Manny Pacquiao.

The fight was scheduled to take place over 12 rounds in the Welterweight division, which meant the weight limit was 147 pounds (10.5 stone or 66.7 kg).

This contest was for the WBA welterweight championship of the world.

Also on the undercard Caleb Plant was victorious over Mike Lee for the IBF World Super Middleweight championship, Luis Nery beat Juan Carlos Payano, Yordenis Ugas defeated Omar Figueroa Jr, Sergey Lipinets was victorious over Jayar Inson, and Efe Ajagba beat Ali Eren Demirezen.

Thurman vs Pacquiao stats

Back in July 2019, Manny Pacquiao stepped into the ring with a record of 61 wins, 7 losses, and 2 draws, 39 of those wins coming by way of knockout.

Keith Thurman made his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 29 wins and 0 draws, with 22 of those by knockout.

The stats suggested Thurman had an advantage in power over Pacquiao, with a 76% knockout percentage compared to Pacquiao's 64%.

Manny Pacquiao was the older man by 10 years, at 41 years old.

Thurman had a height advantage of 2 inches over Pacquiao. That also extended to a 2-inch reach advantage.

Manny Pacquiao fought out of the southpaw stance, while Keith Thurman was an orthodox fighter.

Pacquiao was the more experienced professional fighter, having had 41 more fights, and made his debut in 1995, 12 years and 9 months earlier than Thurman, whose first professional fight was in 2007. He had fought 326 more professional rounds, totaling 498 compared to Thurman's 172.

Thurman vs Pacquiao form

Pacquiao had beaten 4 of his last 5 opponents, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 3 times.

In his last fight leading up to this contest, he had won against Adrien Broner on January 19, 2019, by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas, United States.

Prior to that, he had won against Lucas Martin Matthysse on July 15, 2018, by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Axiata Arena, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Going into that contest, he had been beaten by Jeff Horn on July 2, 2017, by unanimous decision in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Australia.

Before that, he had beaten Jessie Vargas on November 5, 2016, by unanimous decision in their WBO World Welterweight championship fight at Thomas & Mack Center, Las Vegas, United States.

He had defeated Timothy Bradley Jr on April 9, 2016, by unanimous decision in their 12 round contest at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Thurman had won 5 of his most recent fights, stopping 1 of them, going the distance 4 times.

In his last fight before this contest, he had won against Josesito Lopez on January 26, 2019, by majority decision in their WBA Super World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York, United States.

Prior to that, he had won against Danny Garcia on March 4, 2017, by split decision in their WBC World Welterweight and WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Going into that contest, he had defeated Shawn Porter on June 25, 2016, by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at Barclays Center, New York.

Before that, he had beaten Luis Collazo on July 11, 2015, by technical knockout in the 7th round in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at USF Sundome, Tampa.

He had won against Robert Guerrero on March 7, 2015, by unanimous decision in their WBA World Welterweight championship fight at MGM Grand, Las Vegas.

Activity check

In terms of activity leading into the fight, Manny Pacquiao had been fighting more than Keith Thurman.

Going into this contest, Manny Pacquiao had last fought 6 months and 1 day ago, while Keith Thurman's last outing had been 5 months and 24 days ago.

Pacquiao's last 5 fights had come over a period of 3 years, 3 months and 11 days, which means he had been fighting approximately every 7 months and 27 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.

Thurman's last 5 fights had come over a period of 4 years, 4 months and 13 days, meaning he had been fighting on average every 10 months and 15 days. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they had lasted 11 rounds on average.

What time did Thurman vs Pacquiao start?

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

Who broadcast Thurman vs Pacquiao?

Thurman vs Pacquiao was broadcast on FOX Sports PPV in the US, while the fight was broadcast in the United Kingdom by ITV Box Office.

What were the odds on Thurman vs Pacquiao?

Manny Pacquiao was a 13/20 (-150) favorite going into the contest, while Keith Thurman made his way into the ring at 5/4 (+130) with oddsmakers.

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Round 1

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108

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