One of the biggest sports days in recent memory culminates here in Las Vegas on Saturday night when Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao lace up their gloves and get it on for the Welterweight championship of the world at the MGM Grand Garden Arena. So, what picks stand out heading into the big bout?
The boxing odds were moving in Manny Pacquiao's direction the day before his big fight with Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Will they pick up even more steam by Saturday night?
As we go to press, Floyd Mayweather is still floating around –200 on the boxing odds board for Saturday’s superfight with Manny Pacquiao. But we’ve only seen the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the handle.
Saturday’s the big day: the 141st running of the Kentucky Derby. Oh, and the big fight between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. Looks like the boxing odds have shifted on these cross-sport prop bets.
Not sure who to bet on this Saturday night? Here’s a way for you to take advantage of the inefficient boxing odds for the big fight between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao: Bet on both of them.
The pundits say the May 2 bout between Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather, Jr. will be the last “big fight” we ever see. But the boxing odds tell us the sport will thrive by growing horizontally, not vertically.
The co-main event at next month’s UFC Fight Night 66 features two quality middleweights in Gegard Mousasi and Costas Philippou. The UFC odds have Mousasi heavily favored, but Philippou’s no slouch.
UFC will make its first visit to South Australia next month for Fight Night 65, and according to the UFC odds as we go to press, Stipe Miocic is a –190 favorite to beat Mark Hunt in the main event.
It’s not often a fight this good has to settle for co-main event status. Vitor Belfort challenges Chris Weidman for the Middleweight strap next month at UFC 187, with UFC odds squarely on the champ.
Update your UFC picks, as the UFC has stripped Jon Jones of his light heavyweight title. UFC 187 will now crown the winner of the Anthony “Rumble” Johnson vs Daniel Cormier as champion.