Two undefeated masters of boxing will face off this Saturday, and now is the time to bet on Kovalev vs. Ward with Intertops!
Andre Ward and Sergey Kovalev will finally face off on Saturday night, and fans around the world are torn as to who will leave the ring as the winner. Both man are undefeated and have almost the exact same records at 30-0, and Kovalev with one draw.
It will be a clash of two distinctive styles. Ward is known as the more cerebral, and perhaps more technical fighter, while Kovalev is known more for his aggressive power punching style. 26 of Kovalev’s 30 career wins have come via KO. The winner will surely make US gambling news, and the bet on Kovalev vs. Ward is one of the most popular wagers available right now on Intertops.
Who is the betting favorite?
Most analysts are torn as to who will come out on top this Saturday. Almost online sportsbooks in the US feel the same way, and the Ward-Kovalev betting lines are almost even heading into the fight.
Somewhat surprisingly, Andre Ward is coming into this fight as the slight favorite according to Intertops. He is one of the most well-rounded boxers in the sport, but he’s going up in weight here and will enter the ring the much smaller man. Despite having a considerable size disadvantage, his odds to win are currently at -137.
Sergey Kovalev is one of the most feared boxers in the game, but he has not faced anyone with the defensive skill of Andre Ward thus far in his career. It remains to be seen if he can land with the devastating power he has shown throughout his career on Saturday. His odds to win are currently set at +110.
Are you planning to bet on Kovalev vs. Ward this weekend? Who do you think wins? Tell us what you think by leaving a comment below, and make sure to check out Intertops to find a full list of betting lines for the Ward-Kovalev fight and undercard!