Predictions, Odds and Purses
It's often unfairly stated in sports and in life that good guys finish last.
Tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, the two best Junior Middleweights in the world, Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Erislandy Lara, will finally get it on to determine supremacy within the talent enriched 154 pound weight division.
Tonight, from Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, hard punching Ruslan Provodnikov (23-2, 16 KOs) will make the first defense of his WBO Junior Welterweight Championship against undefeated boxer/puncher from Huntington, New York, Chris Algieri (19-0, 8 KOs).
With a November 22nd date tentatively scheduled in the boxing calendar, a future opponent is still uncertain for boxing’s only eight division world champion, Manny Pacquiao.
Saturday, June 7th, Miguel Angel Cotto (38-4, 31 KOs) will attempt to make Puerto Rican boxing history by competing for his fourth division world title as he takes on lineal Middleweight Champion Sergio Martinez (51-2-2, 28 KOs) in his home away from home, Madison Square Garden in NYC, New York.
This evening from the Great Western Forum in Inglewood, California, four division world champion and Mexican fight legend Juan Manuel Marquez will take on former WBO Junior Welterweight champion Mike Alvarado in a scheduled twelve round “Pacquiao” Welterweight eliminator.
Tonight, Saturday, May 3rd, from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, WBC Welterweight Champion Floyd Mayweather Jr. will attempt to keep his undefeated record intact as he takes on the hard punching Super WBA 147 pound titlist, Marcos “El Chino” Maidana, in a scheduled twelve round unification bout.
Tonight at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada, eight division world champion Manny Pacquiao will attempt to take back the WBO Welterweight Championship from the man who took it from him almost two years ago; undefeated, two division world titlist Timothy Bradley.