Mayweather vs. Pac to be a decision?
LAS VEGAS, NV (The Spread) – Will there be a decisive finish when Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr. square off this Saturday, or is this fight destined to go to the judges?
According to oddsmakers at online sportsbook GTBets, the over/under for rounds in Saturday’s fight is set at 11.5. A wager of over is listed at -310, while a wager od under is set at +240. Mayweather vs. Pacquiao is set for Saturday, May 2 from the MGM Grand Garden Arena. This fight will have the Unified WBA (Super), WBC, WBO and The Ring welterweight championships up for grabs.
Floyd Mayweather is 47-0 in his career with 26 KO’s. Manny Pacquiao is 57-5-2 in his career with 38 KO’s. Though both have plenty of finishes in their career, neither has been finishing opponents in recent bouts.
Mayweather has went to the judges in his last fight. His last KO came on Sept. 17 of 2011 over Victor Ortiz in the fourth round. He has just two stoppages since 2006. Pacquiao has went to the judges in his last three fights, but the last stoppage was when he was KO’d by Juan Manuel Marquez in the sixth round in their Dec. 8, 2012 bout. Pacquiao himself hasn’t earned a stoppage victory since he got a TKO win over Miguel Cotto in the 12th round of their fight on Nov. 14, 2009.