Pacquiao vs Marquez: Experience Will Take This Fight 12 Rounds

Kyle SkovCorrespondent IINovember 10, 2011

NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06:  Professional Boxers Manny Pacquiao (L) and Juan Manuel Marquez attend the press conference for their World Welterweight Championship Fight at The Lighthouse at Chelsea Piers on September 6, 2011 in New York City.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)
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Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez are two of the best fighters today, and their experience will take this fight to 12 rounds.

Each of them has qualities that make them great.

Manny Pacquiao is a fiery fighter who uses his speed and brawling ability to take down fighters. In the second installment of this trilogy of fights, Pac-Man came out strong and brawled hard, weakening Marquez.

Juan Manuel Marquez is a defensive fighter who will let punches land so that he can deliver strong counter-blows. He will also use his strong footwork to try to slow down Pacquiao.

The two have fought twice before and they should know each other's ins and outs. The first battle had controversy on the score cards, and the fight ending with no winner.

That will not happen again, there will be a winner but it will take the entirety of the fight to determine one.

Neither fighter is going to give in easily.

Marquez is motivated by vengeance, having been beaten by Pacquiao in the last fight the two had. He will be looking at Pac-Man and truly wanting a piece of him.

Pacquiao is fighting for legacy. Since the second battle between the two, Pacquiao’s career has gone on an upward trajectory, and he will be looking to keep building on his good name—and remain a fan favorite.

The two will have strict game plan's for the fight, and they will not bend from their strategies. Consequently, this will take this fight into the 12th round.

When the fight is all said and done, the fighter that has capitalized on his training time and experience will be the winner, in what is more than likely the final time this fight will happen.

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