King Fahd Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Current rankings @ Lightweight
When is Pacquiao vs Zayani?
Manny Pacquiao could take on Jaber Zayani in February 2023 at King Fahd Stadium in Riyadh.
The fight would be scheduled for 12 rounds in the Lightweight division, which means the weight limit would be 135 pounds (9.6 stone or 61.2 KG).
Pacquiao vs Zayani 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.
Jaber Zayani would make his way to the ring with an unblemished record of 18 wins and 0 draws, with 11 of those by knock out.
The stats suggest Pacquiao would have a slight advantage in power over Zayani, with a 63% knock out percentage over Zayani's 61%.
Manny Pacquiao is the older man by 43 years, at 43 years old.
Zayani has a height advantage of 4 inches over Pacquiao.
Manny Pacquiao fights out of the southpaw stance, while Jaber Zayani is an orthodox fighter.
Pacquiao is currently the more experienced professional fighter, having had 54 more fights, and made his debut in 1995, 18 years and 3 months earlier than Zayani, whose first professional fight was in 2013. He has fought 441 more professional rounds, 498 to Zayani's 57.
Pacquiao vs Zayani 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 defeated 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 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.
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.
Zayani remains undefeated as a professional, stopping 4 of his last 5 opponents.
In his last fight, he beat Jonel Gadapan on 20th March 2022 by technical knockout in the 2nd round at Marban Boxing Gym, Lagonglong, Philippines.
Previous to that, he had beat Weerapon Kingsantea on 23rd February 2020 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in Thailand.
Going into that contest, he had defeated Ciso Morales on 7th April 2019 by technical knockout in the 1st round at Barangay Poblacion, Iligan City, Philippines.
Before that, he had won against Edward Mansito on 18th August 2018 by split decision in their 10 round contest at Mandaue City Sports and Cultural Complex, Barangay Centro, Mandaue City.
He had defeated Sukda Turata on 8th May 2018 by technical knockout in the 2nd round in Thailand.
In terms of recent activity, Jaber Zayani has been fighting more than Manny Pacquiao.
Manny Pacquiao last fought 1 year, 3 months and 17 days ago, while Jaber Zayani's last outing was 8 months and 18 days ago.
Pacquiao's last 5 fights have come over a period of 5 years, 5 months and 6 days, meaning he has been fighting on average every 1 year, 1 month and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 55 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 11 rounds on average.
Zayani's last 5 fights have come over a period of 4 years and 7 months, meaning he has been fighting on average every 11 months and 1 day. In those fights, he fought a total of 17 rounds, meaning that they have lasted 3.4 rounds on average.
What are the odds on Pacquiao vs Zayani?
Sorry, we couldn’t find any odds for Pacquiao vs Zayani yet. If a contest doesn’t have odds initially after it is announced, bookmakers usually release them closer to the day of the fight.
|Winner / Verdict||% of users|
Be the first to leave your prediction on Pacquiao vs Zayani