Mayweather v McGregor Undercard – Preview
Wales’ own Nathan Cleverly will be defending his WBA light-heavyweight title against Sweden’s Badou Jack.
Cleverly looked revitalised when he stopped Jurgen Brahmer last October after being out of the ring for almost a year. Jack is coming off a bruising affair with Britain’s IBF champion James DeGale that resulted in a draw for both champions. The fight between Cleverly and Jack could promise to be an entertaining toe to toe battle given the styles of both boxers. Cleverly likes to throw many punches per round while Jack likes to press forward and isn’t afraid of fighting up close. Read More
America’s youngest world champion to face Francisco Fonseca
Two world championship fights including a title defense by America’s youngest world champion are part of the trio of high stakes matchups on the Mayweather vs. McGregor SHOWTIME PPV undercard on Saturday, Aug. 26 from T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas and presented by Mayweather Promotions.
The four-fight SHOWTIME PPV event, beginning live at 9 p.m. ET/6 p.m. PT, is headlined by the unprecedented super welterweight matchup between boxing’s undefeated all-time great Floyd Mayweather and UFC superstar Conor McGregor. In the co-featured bout, undefeated rising star Gervonta “Tank” Davis will make the second defense of his IBF Junior Lightweight World Championship against undefeated challenger Francisco Fonseca as the 22-year-old looks to continue his reign as the youngest current champion from the U.S. Read More
Date: Saturday 26, August 2017
Venue: T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Title: IBF World Super Featherweight Title
Commission: Nevada Athletic Commission
Promoter: Leonard Ellerbe (Mayweather Promotions)
Matchmaker: John Beninati
Television: USA Showtime, USA FOX, United Kingdom SKY Box Office, Australia Main Event, Panama RPC Channel 4, Hungary Sport 1
BETTING (Odds/Information correct as of August 20)
William Hill – Gervonta Davis 1/33 Draw 33/1 Francisco Fonseca 10/1
Sky Bet – Gervonta Davis 1/33 Draw 33/1 Francisco Fonseca 10/1
32Red – Gervonta Davis 1/40 Draw 33/1 Francisco Fonseca 10/1
Bet365 – Gervonta Davis 1/33 Francisco Fonseca 10/1
Who to bet with?
No one is offering any additional extra markets (Correct as of August 20). The odds are available above for the Fight Outcome.
The smart money would be to bet on a Gervonta Davis although don’t expect much in return as he is a massive favourite.
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