Canelo Alvarez vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr Betting Recap

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Saul "Canelo" Alvarez pitched a shutout against his Mexican rival Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. last night against millions watching on Pay-Per-View.

There was the belief among some sports bettors that the bout would be competitive as evidenced by the line movement in JCC's favor, and his support was strengthened by his notably making weight.

However, all three judges had Alvarez winning with a clean sheet, 12 rounds to 0, for a score of 120-108 in a bout that was essentially a sparring match; Canelo did not even take a seat between rounds as he effortlessly boxed & slugged in a virtuoso performance.

Outright Winner Betting
A majority of wagers were on Chavez according to the consensus betting data that came in yesterday on SBR Odds, which makes sense when you consider that Alvarez was better than a -600 favorite at some online sportsbooks, which would have required players to part with $600 to potentially add $100 to their bankroll.

Fight Goes Distance
A handful of online sportsbooks awarded even money (+100) on the fight going the scheduled 12 rounds.

Canelo by Decision
Bettors who rolled the dice on the cinnamon headed Alvarez prevailing by decision received generous odds of +150 to +160 based on the sportsbook they were wagering with.

Review all archived prop bets for Alvarez vs. Chavez.

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