Manny Pacquiao vs Errol Spence Jr: Bettors Favoring Pacquiao For Historic Win
Pacquiao vs Spence Jr: Bettors Favoring Pacquiao For Historic Win
- The latest Pacquiao vs Spence Jr odds
- Public betting data on the fight
- Pacquiao vs Spence Jr undercard, what we know so far
Las Vegas hosts one of the fights of the year on Saturday August 21 when 42-year-old Manny Pacquiao faces off against Errol Spence Jr.
Pacquiao steps into the ring for the first time since 2019 against Spence, who's 11 years his junior. We haven't seen Pacquiao since he stunned the world by defeating Keith Thurman in July of that year, just over two years ago.
Pacquiao vs Spence Jr Odds
Manny Pacquiao is one of the greatest fighters of his generation. At one time he stood atop the world with a 54-3-2 record. That time has passed though, and oddsmakers aren’t buying into his ability to defeat Errol Spence Jr., though bettors are a different story.
Oddsmakers give Pacquiao +180 odds, or an implied 35.7% chance to win this fight. Spence Jr. is given -200 odds, or an implied 66.7% chance to remain undefeated. A draw is given a decent +1800, or an implied 5.3% chance.
|Implied % Chance
|Errol Spence Jr
Pacquiao vs Spence Jr Odds & Betting Data
Bettors see the fight as much closer than that, with Pacquiao the favorite. Over the last 7 days, 48% of bets have been placed on Pacquiao to win the fight. 45.3% of bets have been placed on Spence Jr. to win. 6.7% of bets have been placed on a draw.
Pacquiao has seemed to find the fountain of youth. He’s won each of his last 3 fights, including handing Keith Thurman his first career loss. However, Pacquiao hasn’t fought in over 2 years. Now at 42 years and change, Pacquiao is facing the premier welterweight in the world. Spence is rightfully the heavy favorite heading into this fight, but it’s easy to see why bettors still believe in Pacquiao.
Pacquiao vs Spence Jr Undercard
The Pacquiao vs Spence undercard is as follows, with more fights to be confirmed in the coming days:
- MAIN EVENT: Manny Pacquiao v Errol Spence Jr – WBC, IBF, and The Ring welterweight titles
- Yordenis Ugas (c) vs Fabian Maidana – for WBA super-welterweight title
- Victor Ortiz vs Robert Guerrero
- Mark Magsayo (c) vs Julio Ceja – for WBC-ABC featherweight title