Manny Pacquiao vs. Marco Antonio Barrera (2nd meeting)
WBC International Super Featherweight Title (Pacquiao’s 5th defense)
Promoters: Oscar De La Hoya: Golden Boy Promotions, Bob Arum: Top Rank
|Manny Pacquiao||Marco Antonio Barrera|
|44-3-2, 34 KOs *Prior to bout||63-5, 42 KOs *Prior to bout|
|Age: 28||Age: 33|
|Weight: 130 Pounds||Weight: 130 Pounds|
|Height: 5’5½”||Height: 5’6″|
|Reach: 67″||Reach: 70″|
Manny Pacquiao beat Marco Antonio Barrera by UD in round 12 of 12
Location: Mandalay Bay Hotel & Casino, Mandalay Bay Events Center, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Referee: Tony Weeks
Judge: Jerry Roth 118-109
Judge: Glenn Trowbridge 118-109
Judge: Tom Schreck 115-112
- Pacquiao hardly outworked Barrera, as Barrera’s plan was to keep the fight tactical.
- There were no knockdowns during the fight
- Barrera sustained a cut under his right eye derived from a headbutt.
- Barrera was deducted a point for hitting after the break in round eleven.
- Pacquiao’s Purse: $2 million
*Stats courtesy of BoxRec.com