Manny Pacquiao vs. Marco Antonio Barrera (2nd meeting)

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2007-10-06 : Manny Pacquiao 130 lbs beat Marco Antonio Barrera 130 lbs by UD in round 12 of 12


Bout Summary

  • Pacquiao hardly outworked Barrera, as Barrera kept the fight tactical and was able to land the harder combos. Barrera's best round was the fifth, where Pacquiao was clearly stunned by a strong combination.
  • Barrera never appeared hurt during the fight.
  • Barrera sustained a cut under his right eye derived from a headbutt.
  • Barrera was deducted a point for hitting after the break in round eleven, right after the headbutt.
  • The figtht was a lot closer than scorecards seem to tell. Associated Press and scorecards had Barrera winning by one and two points respectively.