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Pacquiao Beats Marquez by Majority Vote

pacquiao vs marquez 3Boxing multi-divisions champion Manny Pacquiao today ended the trilogy of fight with Mexican boxer Juan Manuel Marquez by winning the majority decision.


Judge Robert Hoyle saw the fight even, 114-114, while Dave Moretti and Glenn Trowbridge scored 115-113 and 116-112 which favored Pacquiao.

"It’s very clear that I won the fight," said Pacquiao after he was shouted by a resounding boo from the crowd in MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

"Pacquiao has thrown 578 punches connecting 176 while Marquez had it 436 connecting 138. Pacquiao threw 304 jabs connecting 59 to Marquez’s 182 with 38 connects. Pacquiao threw 274 power punches connecting 117 while Marquez threw 254 with 100 connecting," the Philboxing.com said.

Prior to the main event, Filipino boxers dominates the fight as Fernando Lucas of General Santos City, Philippines won via a unanimous decision over Joseph Rios of San Antonio, Texas, USA.

At the 7th round, Dennis Laurente of Palompon, Leyte knocked out Ayi Bruce of Ghana.







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