Saul “Canelo” Alvarez is arguably the most popular Mexican boxer competing today. The 26 year old light middleweight has already beaten some of the best fighters in the sport, and is coming off two straight KO victories.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. is another Mexican boxing superstar. The son of one of the greatest boxers of all time, he’s had a massively successful career already with a professional record of 50-2-1. Chavez Jr. bounced back from a tough loss to Andrzej Fonfara back in 2015 with two straight victories.
On May 6th, these two fighters will face off for the pride of Mexico. Many of the best online sportsbooks in the UK are offering lines for this fight, but the best Alvarez vs. Chavez Jr. betting odds can be found at NetBet Sportsbook.
Alvarez vs. Chavez Jr. betting odds
Although these two fighters have a nearly identical record, most boxing betting experts agree Canelo has faced the much tougher competition. His last few fights have come against a murderers row of top contenders, and each time he’s come out on top. At the moment, Alvarez’s odds to beat Chavez Jr. are set at 1/8.
Julio Cezar Chavez Jr. is one of the toughest boxers in the world today, but he’s yet to face a truly elite opponent in his career. If he can make UK gambling news with a win over Alvarez, he will likely earn a big money fight. He’s a significant betting underdog here with odds of 9/2.
If you’re looking for the best Alvarez vs. Chavez Jr. betting odds, make sure to head to NetBet Sportsbook. Tell us who you think wins this fight in the comment section below!