Deotay Wilder will defend his belt against challenger Dominic Breazeale in the WBC Heavyweight title fight on May 18th at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn in New York. Our resident fight expert Loot Levinson lays out each fighters strength and weaknesses and gives out his pick to win and a suggested bet on the distance.
Terence Crawford will defend his WBO Welterweight Title against Amir Khan on April 20 at MSG in New York City. It’s a big-name fight in the talent-rich waters of 147 pounds. Get my fight analysis and pick to win.
This fights features two European-based big men fighting in America, both making their first Vegas appearances. Fury is the A-side of this fight; the linear heavyweight champion who many feel deserved the win against Deontay Wilder in his last fight. It was a draw and now Fury looks for a quick win before diving back into the deep end of the pool. At 50-1 at boxing bookmakers, is fury worth a look?
Srisaket Sor Rungvisai takes on Juan Francisco Estrada in a rematch for the World Super Flyweight Title at the Inglewood Forum on April 26. These are two of the best 115-pounders in the world, with their first match a barn-burner at this same building in February of 2018. Srisaket Sor Rungvisai is a significant favorite at -240. Is that price too high to make a value pick on him?
There has been a bit of a schism in Vargas’ game of late, as he doesn’t use the best tactics. He seems to eschew his length and boxing ability by lying on the inside too much. That would seem to be an issue in this fight against the more-wooden and aging Soto, where a more-mobile approach would be the best route to victory. Does this style matchup make Soto’s big dog price more attractive? LL has the boxing pick!