Pacquiao vs Margarito Frequently Asked QuestionsCategory: Boxing
The blockbuster boxing event of the year is just one day away!
Here’s what a typical fan needs to know regarding the HBO Boxing: Pacquiao vs Margarito bout. A FAQ sheet of sorts.
Here we go.
Who are the main gladiators at this event?
Facing off will be Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao from the Philippines and Antonio “The Tijuana Tornado” Margarito from Mexico.
Is this a title fight? In what division will they be fighting?
Yes. Up for grabs is the vacant WBC Super Welterweight World Title vacated by Sergio Gabriel Martínez.
The Super Welterweight division (also known as Light Middleweight) is a weight division above 147 pounds and up to 154 pounds (66.7-69.9 kg). Pacquiao and Margarito will be fighting at a catchweight of 150 lbs.
If Pacquiao wins, he becomes the first man to win eight world titles in eight divisions.
What is the title of this event?
Curiously, there is none. Pacquiao vs Cotto was titled “Firepower” while Pacquiao vs Clottey was “The Event”.
When and where will it be held?
On November 13, 2010 at the Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, USA.
What time does the Pacquiao vs Margarito fight start?
It’s at 9:00 PM ET / 6:00 PM PT. Although some PPV operators will air it at 8:30 PM due to their fight previews.
Who are the other boxers fighting in the undercard?
Check out the Pacquiao vs Margarito fight card.
Where can I watch it on pay-per-view (PPV)?
Here listed are the pay-per-view providers and operators.
I don’t have the cash, can I watch it for free?
The most reliable option is through Sopcast. Check out the sopcast channels where it will be shown.
Will “The Mexicutioner” add Margarito to the long list of Mexicans he has defeated throughout his Hall of Fame career?
I don’t really know. We will know the results for sure after the fight.
Can you post the fight video?
Yes, right after the event.
Can you post the replay?
Hopefully so as well as the fight highlights.
I want to relieve the Pacquiao-Margarito HBO 24/7 series, where can I watch it?
You can watch all the episodes here: Pacquiao-Margarito HBO 24/7.
See you on fight night!