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Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner
Gamblers would be hard pressed to find a more popular and famous boxer than Manny Pacquiao. The 40-year-old superstar known as “Pac Man” is still going strong as the defending World Boxing Association World Welterweight champion. Pacquiao has won a total of eight division championships and is the only man in the history of boxing to have done so. Up against Pacquiao will be Adrien Broner, who is a former world champion of four different weight classes. While Pacquiao is the favorite he is by no means a big one as the betting public is showing respect to both sides.
When: Saturday, January 19th, 2019
Where: MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada
Why: WBA World Welterweight Title
The World Boxing Association world welterweight title will be on the line January 19, 2019 when Manny Pacquiao (60-7-2, 39 knockouts) faces Adrien Broner (33-3-1, 24 knockouts) at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas, Nevada. The bout is scheduled for 12 rounds and can be seen on Showtime Pay Per View. At stake is Pacquiao’s WBA world welterweight championship belt.
WBA World Welterweight Title
Manny Pacquiao was named as the number two best pound for pound boxer in the last 25 years by ESPN in 2016. Not only has Pacquiao won world championships in eight different weight classes but he has also won a total of 11 different major world titles. Pac Man is also the first boxer in history to win major world titles in four of the original eight weight classes of boxing. Pacquiao was named “Fighter of the Decade” for the 2000s by Boxing Writers Association of America, World Boxing Council and the World Boxing Association. He is a three-time Ring Magazine Fighter of the Year. In his spare time Pacquiao serves as a senator in the Philippines. He has also been involved in acting and music recording.
Manny Pacquiao is rated number two in the world and stands at five feet, five- and one-half inches tall with a reach of 67 inches. He fights from a southpaw stance. In his last bout on July 15, 2018 Pacquiao scored a seventh-round technical knockout win over Lucas Martin Matthysse. The bout was for the World Boxing Association world welterweight title and was scheduled for 12 rounds. It took place at the Axiata Arena, Kuala, Lumpur.
Adrian Broner is 29 years old and hails from Cincinnati, Ohio where he still resides. He is ranked seventh in the world. Broner stands at five feet, six inches tall with a reach of 69 inches. He is also known as “The Problem” and fights from an orthodox stance.
Broner last stepped into the ring on April 21, 2018 and scored a majority decision win over Jessie Vargas at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. The bout went the full 12 rounds.
Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner
Pacquiao seems to have caught a second wind for his career and is in top form. His level of competition has also been better compared to Broner.
Bet Manny Pacquiao vs. Adrien Broner
Opening Boxing Lines at Bookmaker Sportsbook - Manny Pacquiao ( -250 ) Vs. Adrien Broner ( +210 ).
The current boxing line has Manny Pacquiao as the boxing favorite at -250, meaning you have to risk $250 to win $100. Adrien Broner is this fight’s underdog, that has value at +210, meaning that for every $100 bet you will win $210.
Total Rounds Betting
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds. Check back later for the total rounds betting line. For example, if the total rounds betting line is Over 9.5 Rounds -170, that means that if you think the fight is going to go to at least 10 rounds for you to win your bet you would need to bet $170 to win $100. The Under 9.5 +Rounds +170, would mean you would need to risk $100 to win $170.
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