Manny Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez Fight Odds: Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao will defend his World Welterweight Championship Saturday night against challenger Juan Manuel Marquez at MGM Grand arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The bell should ring starting this main even around 11 p.m ET, following conclusion of undercard action. Pacquiao and Marquez are no strangers to each other having previously fought twice. The first fight in 2004 was called a draw; then again in 2008 when Pacquiao was declared winner for the World Super Featherweight Championship by a slim decision.
Betting on the fight is hot and heavy for in Las Vegas as well as offshore sports shops. Online super sportsbook BODOG.eu lists Pacquiao favorite to win the fight outright regardless of the round or method of victory, coming off at -800 odds. Backers of Marquez are getting +500 odds to pull out a upset victory.
"I have two wins and no victories," Marquez said at a pre fight presser, reflecting on the two previous bouts. "The fans know I won; the media knows I won; and I suspect, deep down Manny Pacquiao and his trainer Freddie Roach know I won too."
At least Saturday night all the posturing about who won or didn't will be settled in the ring at MGM Grand. Boxing fans interested in betting odds can find a full fight board at BODOG.eu or see an abreviated board posted here.
Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao vs. Juan Manuel Marquez betting odds (Bodog.eu)
WBO Welterweight Title
Manny "Pac Man" Pacquiao -800 ($800 bet to win +100)
Juan Manuel Marquez +500 ($100 bet to win $500)
Over/Under Round Betting: Simply predict whether or not the fight will go over 1 minute and 30 seconds into the 11th round.
Posted Round total price: 10 1/2
Manny Pacquiao vs Juan Manuel Marquez prop odds
Pacquiao wins by KO, TKO, or DQ -160
Pacquiao by Decision +180
Marquez by KO, TKO, or DQ +900
Marquez by Decision +900
Pacquiao vs. Marquez
Fight goes 1:30 of round 10: -130
Fight won't go 1:30 of round 10: -110
Fight goes 1:30 of round 8: -210
Fight won't go 1:30 of round 8: +170
Fight goes 1:30 of round 6: -400
Fight won't go 1:30 of round 6: +250
Fight goes 1:30 of round 4: -750
Fight won't go 1:30 round 4: +400
Individual Props betting
Either fighter knocked down or out -400
No knockdowns or knockouts +250
Total knockdowns in Fight Over/Under
Over 1.5 knockdowns -200
Under 1.5 knockdowns +140