With high risks at stakes, it looks like Pacquiao and Marquez both have their own equivalent when it comes to the odds of betting. It appears that Pacquiao is currently leading on the polls with an 8 to 1 favorite over the odds of Marquez. In simple translation, the Pacman has garnered numerous favors from boxing fans all over the world.
Pacquiao is currently listed with a point ratio of -800 while Marquez on the other hand is clocked in at +500 according to sportsbook. Based on these facts, a bet of $100 on Marquez will net you a whooping $500 while an $800 bet on Pacquiao will give you a measly $100.
Showtime and HBO manage to secure full broadcast rights to Pacquiao vs Marquez bout on November 12. Top Rank’s head and hall of famer Bob Arum, recently spoke to BoxingScene.com that they are negotiating terms with HBO and Showtime.
This time around Floyd Mayweather Sr. considered being Roach’s blabber mouth opponent speaks about putting his money on the Filipino fighter in ring icon’s meeting this November 12.
“Man, Marquez is an old fighter, I like him as a fighter, but Marquez won’t put up the same fight this time around against Pacquiao” said Floyd Mayweather Sr.
The statement was given to him by a surprise tip by an existing person between the Filipino boxing icon and the Mayweathers camp, in whom Pacquiao sued over in the court with allegations of the pound for pound fighter in using performance enhanced drugs.
“He’s 37-years-old and Marquez has a lot of wear and tear on him and it showed in his last couple of fights,” Mayweather Sr. said.
Boxing fans might think that the Manny Pacquiao vs Juan Manuel Marquez is just another boring fight to start with. On the contrary, it is not what it seems it is, Roger Mayweather, uncle of the undefeated and former pound for pound King Floyd Mayweather Jr., says it will be one of the toughest brutal fights.
Based on Roger Mayweather’s prediction, the two previous matches between Pacquiao vs Marquez is somewhat controversial and could likely go either way.
Pacquiao and Marquez certainly had slug it out in the ring in 2004 and 2008, and both of them knew they hit hard and hurt each other bad. Pacquiao has knocked Marquez three times in 2004 and felt that he understood everything that Pacquiao has to offer. Marquez was able to understand the Filipino punchers move and manage to finish the whole fight with a controversial draw.
Manuel Marquez is promising boxing fans all over the world that this bout is not just any ordinary boring fight like Shane Mosely. The Mexican veteran guarantees that he will not fight like Shane Mosley and his performance will definitely a crowd entertainer.
“It will definitely not be like the Pacquiao-Shane Mosley fight where Mosley kept running. As best as I can, I am going to fight him toe-to-toe and give the people what they want.” said Marquez.
Juan Manuel Marquez is serious enough to beat Pacquiao’s power and speed in which many assume that he can. Before Marquez can settle the score with Pacquiao, he still has a tune up fight with Likar Ramos in Mexico this coming July 16.
Eight time division champ, Manny Pacquiao received praises from famous boxing legend Sugar ray Leonard who won a gold medal in the 1976 Montreal games and came on later to capture the world with five titles in five different weight classes. “There is no single approach that can decisively defeat the Filipino boxing icon, He has incredible hand speed, great footwork,” said by Leonard.