Pacquiao vs Thurman is an interesting match – there’s a lot on the line for both the participants. While a loss would mean retirement for Pacquiao, a loss for Thurman would put a blemish on his unbeaten career. But there’s more! A win for Pacquiao would mean that he gets to face off against Floyd ‘The Money’ Mayweather once again. It is still too early to write off Pacquiao vs Mayweather II!
Is There Still Scope for a Pacquiao vs Mayweather Rematch?
Many people believed that a boxing rematch between Manny Pacquiao vs Floyd Mayweather Jr is just not possible given the two are over 40. Furthermore, Pacquiao is boxing sporadically while Mayweather is now an entrepreneur investing in various businesses.
However, IF Pacquiao defeats Thurman in this match, he would once again attract the attention of the legendary Floyd Mayweather. The two had one of the best matches in boxing history in May 2015 – however, four years later, there’s still a buzz of a rematch. A win over Thurman will indeed set the ball rolling for Pacquiao vs Mayweather II.
Who Will Win Pacquiao vs Thurman?
The match between Pacquiao vs Thurman will be a critical deciding factor when it comes to Pacquiao vs Mayweather II. However, fans of the rematch need to put their excitement on hold as Thurman is currently the favorite to win the bout. A win for Thurman could have serious implications – including retirement on the cards for Manny Pacquiao. The betting odds too, support Thurman at the moment, favouring him +135/-104.