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Manny Pacquiao vs Yordenis Ugas

Manny Pacquiao vs Yordenis Ugas

Date: 21st August 2021

Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada

Title: WBA Super World Welterweight Title

Promoter: TGB Promotions

Tv: Fox Pay-per-view

Manny Pacquiao
( 62 - 7 - 2 )
Weight: 146 lbs

Yordenis Ugas
( 26 - 4 - 0 )
Weight: 147 lbs

On Saturday, August 21, 2021, Manny Pacquiao and Yordenis Ugas met at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The fight was promoted by TBG Promotions and aired on Fox Pay-per-view. The title at stake was the WBA Super World Welterweight Title, which was previously held by Pacquiao.

Yordenis Ugas emerged as the winner of the fight, beating Pacquiao by unanimous decision. Ugas came into the fight as a replacement for Errol Spence Jr., who withdrew from the match due to an eye injury. Despite the short notice, Ugas managed to put up a great performance, showcasing his skills and endurance throughout the fight.

Ugas weighed in at 147 lbs, with Pacquiao weighing in at 146 lbs. The fight went the full 12 rounds, with Ugas maintaining his composure and staying focused throughout. Pacquiao, on the other hand, seemed to struggle with Ugas' style and was unable to land enough significant punches.

The judges' scorecards reflected Ugas' dominance in the fight, with Patricia Morse Jarman scoring the fight 113-115 in favor of Ugas, while Dave Moretti and Steve Weisfeld both scored it 112-116 in favor of Ugas. Pacquiao graciously accepted the defeat, acknowledging Ugas' performance in the post-fight interview.

The win for Ugas was a significant moment in his career, as it marked his first major world title. Ugas, who is known for his technical skills and precision, proved that he was a worthy opponent for Pacquiao and a force to be reckoned with in the welterweight division.

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