Boxing news, results, rankings, schedule and more. Boxing News -- 24 hours/day - Reload often! | UPDATED TODAY
editor@fightnews.com Continuously updated all day, every day!
Home Boxing Schedule Boxing Rankings Boxing Links Boxing Results Español Fightnews Team



Boxing News

Pacquiao holding steady as betting favorite to both defeat Rios and win by knockout

By Karl Freitag
Photo: Chris Farina/Top Rank

Manny Pacquiao is a wide -500 to -700 favorite at online sportsbooks to defeat Brandon Rios on Saturday night in Macau, China. Rios backers can get +350 to +400. With such one-sided odds, more scrutiny is paid to the proposition bets.

Even though Pacquiao hasn’t scored a stoppage win since 2009 against Miguel Cotto, oddsmakers are convinced Pacman will get the iron-jawed Rios out early on Saturday night, establishing Pacman at -175 to -220 to win by KO, TKO or DQ. A Pacman win by decision will net +250 to +300. Rios is +550 to +650 to win by KO, TKO or DQ and a whopping +1000 to +1600 to win by decision.

An over/under is set at 9.5 rounds with over at +115 and under is -135.




    For all the latest boxing news, click here.








    All contents copyright 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 by Freitag Marketing Services, LLC.
    The information on this site cannot be reused without written permission.