Big Fight Predictions: Manny Pacquiao vs Joshua Clottey
Following a few early cancellations in this years boxing calendar, the Boxing Philosophy Fantasy League will belatedly begin tomorrow with the WBO Welterweight showdown between Manny Pacquiao and Joshua Clottey.
Email me with your predictions at firstname.lastname@example.org and I’ll add them to the list below. Alternatively you can just leave your prediction as a comment at the bottom of this page.
Predictions should be in the following format: (1) Who will win? (2) Will the fight end by K.O/T.K.O or on points? (3) Will the fight end Under or Over 10 rounds?
The Sky Sports betting odds are listed at: Under 10 rounds 6/5; 10th round or Over 8/13.
M.O.Boxer: Pacquiao to win by K.O or T.K.O in 10 rounds or Over.
‘The Gavster’: Pacquiao to win by K.O or T.K.O inside 6 rounds.
H. Grenyer: Pacquiao to win under 10 rounds.
Daniel ‘Lonely Planet’ McCrohan: Pacquiao inside 10 rounds
Lance ‘Boom Boom’ Brown: Pacquiao under 5 rounds
Andy Cathy: Pacquiao inside 9 rounds
John Tasker: Pacquiao inside 10 rounds
Looks like we all underestimated Clottey’s chin.
I think we all over-estimated how many punches he was gonna throw to try and win the fight! Clottey’s effort was a little disappointing. Excellent defence; almost no offense.