How to Bet on Canelo Alvarez Next Fight

Canelo Alvarez betting odds

The undefeated Saul “Canelo” Alvarez will return on May 7 to defend his WBA, WBC, IBF, and Ring Magazine Middleweight World Titles against Dmitry Bivol in the first of a two-fight promotional arrangement with Eddie Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing and streaming service DAZN. Alvarez has signed a contract worth about $100 million that will see him first try for a title at 175 pounds before returning to super-middle to conclude the trilogy with Golovkin.

Canelo shocked the boxing world last December by announcing he would move up to cruiserweight for his next fight, against all odds, following his fantastic victory over Caleb Plant in the super-middleweight division. He was about to rise two divisions higher to 200lbs in order to try for a world crown in a fifth weight class. As he has already won belts at super-welterweight, middleweight, super-middleweight, and light-heavyweight.

Canelo Alvarez Fighting for the WBC Cruiserweight

At a meeting in Mexico City, the 57-1-2 star asked for permission to compete for the WBC cruiserweight title at the annual gathering of the governing body. Manager and coach Eddy Reynoso asked for Canelo Alvarez to be able to fight, causing gasps from the rest of the room. It should come as no surprise! However, the cruiserweight strategy has been put on hold for now, and Bivol (19-0) and Gennady Golovkin are going at it. Making boxing bets prediction is never simple, but here’s where we’re at on each of these subjects.

Canelo Alvarez Betting Odds

The pound for pound king is a strong candidate to take Bivol’s WBA light-heavyweight strap. The Russian might his undefeated record, if this happened. Sportsbooks, on the other hand are not very certain about it. They do not think that it is a sure thing for Mexico’s megastar like it was vs. Caleb Plant. At -550 to win another title, Canelo is the online sportsbooks betting favourite with FanDuel. Dmitry Bivol is a +340 underdog with DraftKings. Current odds might vary with the boxing sports event approaching. Sports Interaction betting odds for this event are: Dmitry Bivol +342 – Draw +1900 – Canelo Alvarez -557.

The WBA light heavyweight champion Dmitry Bivol isn’t concerned about the oddsmakers calling him the underdog in his next bout against Mexican megastar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez. I’ve always wanted to know how to fight and defend myself. When I was a youngster, I watched a lot of Jackie Chan films, and I always desired to be as skilled in combat as he was. My father took me to a karate training centre when I was young, but there were no competitions. He then took me to a boxing gym where I fell in love with the sport, Bivol said in an interview with The Sun.

Dmitry Bivol ahead of Canelo fight

Where Is Canelo Alvarez Next Fight?

To return to DAZN and Matchroom for a two-fight contract, the undisputed super middleweight champion Canelo rejected Al Haymon’s and PBC’s advances. On May 7, the champion will face Bivol (19-0), WBA light heavyweight king, at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Online sports betting operators will eagerly promote this event. It will be thrilling how the boxing odds for this title fight will be. However it’s a bit surprising that MGM Grand Garden Arena is not hosting the press conference. The main bout between the two fighters, on Canelo Alvarez vs Bivol fight card is about to take place between 11 p.m. and midnight Eastern Time, which is between 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. Pacific Time. May 7, Saturday night is widely considered the Cinco de Mayo event.

Canelo fight vs. Bivol will take place in May 22

In an interview with the promoters, Matchroom Boxing, Saul Canelo Alvaréz stated that he’ll be happy to fight Bivol. He said that it will be another challenge in his career, especially because he goes up in weight. He is excited and delighted to enjoy the fans and face an exceptional light heavyweight champion.

Canelo Alvarez vs Gennadiy “GGG” Golovkin

Then, on September 17 (Mexican Independence Day), we should see the long-awaited trilogy bout between Canelo Alvarez and Gennadiy Golovkin. And “GGG” was his toughest opponent after Floyd Mayweather. Top Sportsbooks in USA and Canada won’t wait long to get their odds listed. The third bout, Canelo Alvarez vs Gennady “GGG” Golovkin is dependent on Alvarez winning against Bivol on May 7. On the other hand, Golovkin himself has to defeat Ryoto Murata in a spring middleweight unification fight in Tokyo in April.

GGG and Canelo Alvarez first squared off in May 2017, though when Gennady Golovkin out-punched Saul Alvarez in 10 of the 12 rounds, they drew. The outcome of their bout was controversial, however it resulted in a rematch a year later. Canelo Alvarez won the rematch by majority decision, which was named “Fight of the Year” for 2018 by Ring Magazine.

How Can I Watch Canelo vs Bivol Title Fight?

The platform and pricing are as follows: PPV is now available on DAZN. There will be no more low-cost membership options. DAZN won’t allow you to view the P4P fighter for a one-time monthly payment of $19.99. Bivol’s May fight against Canelo Alvarez will be available for existing DAZN subscribers at $59.99, with new subscribers paying $79.99. That’s a wrap on that Eddie Hearn boast that PPV is over….evidently, it was only sleeping.

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