Floyd Mayweather vs Canelo Alvarez Fight Odds
- Updated: July 31, 2013
Floyd Mayweather vs Canelo Alvarez fight odds have been released with Floyd Mayweather instilled as a 3 to 1 Vegas Odds favorite. The super fight of 2013 will take place September 14th in Las Vegas and will be aired on pay-per-view. Mayweather, 44-0, 26 KO’s, is coming off a dominating 12-round decision win over contender Robert Guerrero as an 8 to 1 betting favorite. Alvarez, 42-0-1, 30 KO’s, earned his shot at “Money” Mayweather by winning a close decision over contender Austin Trout as a 2 to 1 favorite. Below is a closer look at this match-up from our fight picks experts. Check the Odds at the best online betting site and wager on the Floyd Mayweather vs Canelo Alvarez fight.
Fight Picks Analysis: This bout will pit Mayweather’s supernatural speed, reflexes, defense and technique against Alvarez’s youth, strength, aggression and two-fisted power. Mayweather can fight brilliantly at long, close or mid-range, making him adaptable to any style. Alvarez is a calculating boxer/puncher that throws hard textbook punches to the head or body with great accuracy. Canelo is a slicker fighter than given credit and his tightly tucked chin makes him a tough target to catch clean. Both fighters have good chins but the younger and stronger Alvarez has the better whiskers. Wager on the Floyd Mayweather vs Canelo Alvarez Fight Odds Total is 11.5 Rounds with the Over at -305.
The fight will be held at 152 Lbs. which could give the 23-year old Canelo a 15 Lb. weight advantage by fight night. Despite the difference in size, Mayweather should win a closely contested fight with his superior movement and precision counterpunching. Mayweather is a slow starter that gives away rounds but once he has his man figured out he is untouchable. Alvarez is an intelligent bomber that should be able to win some early rounds with pressure but Mayweather’s legendary stamina and fight I.Q. will help him pull away on points late.
Fight Picks Play: Mayweather -330 Moneyline