Sunday, 21 July 2019 11:22

Manny Pacquioa beats Keith Thurman by split decision

Glen Feldman scored it 114 -113 to Thurman,while Dave Moretti and Tim Cheatham both had it 115 - 112 for Pacquiao. While Pacquiao is one of the best boxers in the sport's history, it was Thurman who entered the bout with an undefeated 29-0-0 record and 22 knockouts. He also enjoyed a height and reach advantage.

Yes,Manny still improved to 67-7-2 overall with 39 knockouts with the win even though the veteran is 10 years older than Thurman. He may not be as fast as he was in his prime time but he out-maneuvered Thurman's distinct height and reach advantage and landed enough shots to earn another win.

Pac-Man's combination of speed and power was enough to suggest he is still capable of taking on some of the best boxers in the world.