Boxing

May 22nd, 2015
Miguel

This coming Saturday May 23rd, the “Premier Boxing Champions” series continues with a broadcast on NBC featuring England’s James DeGale facing off against Andre Dirrell for the vacant IBF World title at Super Middleweight. Right now, the match has a very tight line that sees Andre Dirrell a slight favorite at (-125), with the payback…

May 22nd, 2015
Brian Hemminger

It is a big weekend for boxing, with the Andre Dirrell vs James DeGale World title fight at the Agganis Arena in Boston, Massachusetts airing on NBC this Saturday as the main event of the ¨Premier Boxing Champions¨ broadcast.  That card has undergone some change, as the originally announced co-main event of Bryan Vasquez vs…

May 22nd, 2015
Miguel

This Friday night in Corona, California and airing on ESPN2, Art Pellulo and Banner Promotions are bringing the finals of their “Boxcino” tournament. In the Super Welterweight Final, Brandon Adams is a (-450) favorite over John Thompson, who is coming back at (+330). In the finals of the Heavyweight Tournament, Andrey Fedosov is the favorite…

May 21st, 2015
Miguel

The boxing card going down Friday in Moscow, Russia is getting a lot of attention at the sport books. The card is set to air on ESPN2 and ESPN3.com and the main event features #1 ranked Cruiserweight Grigory Drozd defending his WBC World Cruiserweight title against Lukasz Janik of Poland. Drozd, who is (39-1), is…

May 20th, 2015
Miguel

The Luzhniki Sport Complex in Moscow, Russia hosts a big six-fight boxing event with a world title and several regional titles on the line. Right now, 5Dimes Sportsbook has posted a line on the Heavyweight 12-round bout between Cuba’s Mike Perez and Russia’s Alexander Povetkin as they meet for the WBC Silver Heavyweight title. Right…

May 15th, 2015
Miguel

This weekend’s boxing action is dominated by the Gennady Golovkin versus Willie Monroe Jr coming to us from the Inglewood Forum on Saturday and set to air on HBO in the United States, but the sport book at 5DIMES has put up a handful of new boxing lines for action scheduled for Friday and Saturday…

May 15th, 2015
Miguel

Top Rank will air their scheduled May 15th event from the US Airway Center in Phoenix on TruTV. The card features action as two super lightweight bouts are on the schedule. The main event bout is for the interim WBA World super lightweight title and features undefeated Jose Benavidez (22-0) facing veteran Jorge Paez Jr…

May 13th, 2015
Miguel

The Forum in Inglewood, California brings us big-time boxing this Saturday as Middleweight kingpin Gennady Golovkin (32-0) takes on Willie Monroe Jr (19-1,) putting his WBA World, IBO World and interim WBC World titles on the line. Right now, the hard hitting Golovkin is a major (-4400) favorite at the books, with the comeback on…

May 8th, 2015
Miguel

The WBC Silver Super Welterweight title bout between Australia’s Anthony Mundine and Austin Trout has been called off due to Mundine suffering a perforated ear drum. The match was part of a tripleheader put together as part of the “Premier Boxing Champions” series that was set to air on CBS, so the match falling on…

May 7th, 2015
Miguel

Though Houston is hosting the Saul Alvarez vs James Kirkland bout, the State Farm Arena in Hidalgo, Texas is also hosting a full night of boxing where the feature fights will air on CBS as part of the “Premier Boxing Champions” series. The main event in the Super Lightweight division pits the UK’s Ricky Burns…

May 6th, 2015
Miguel

The Barclaycard Arena in Birmingham will host Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing promotion’s 11-fight event this Saturday night, with the feature fights set to air on SKY in the United Kingdom. The main event is in the welterweight division, where Sam Eggington (14-2) faces Joseph Lamptey (18-5-1) for the vacant Commonwealth title. 5Dimes Sportsbook…

May 5th, 2015
Miguel

Former long-time World Middleweight Champion Felix Sturm (39-4-3) faces undefeated Fedor Chudinov (12-0) for the interim WBA World title at Super Middleweight in Frankfurt Germany this weekend. 5Dimes Sportsbook has Sturm as the (-205) favorite heading into fight week, with the comeback on Chudinov sitting at (-205). There is no over/under line posted. Sturm had…

May 4th, 2015
Miguel

This coming Saturday Minute Maid Park in Houston, TX will see the return of Mexico’s Saul “Canelo” Alvarez as he takes on the challenge of James Kirkland. Golden Boy is working with several local promoters to bring together what is a sixteen fight live event, with the feature fights airing on HBO in the United…

May 1st, 2015
Miguel

BETDSI has issues a series for boxing lines for Friday night, May 1st. Though the weekend is dominated by the Saturday night Pacquiao-Mayweather “super-fight”, there are two world titles on the line in Friday’s scheduled action. In Tokyo, the Ota-City General Gymnasium, the WBC World Super Featherweight title is up for grabs as champion Takashi…

April 30th, 2015
Miguel

This weekend is all about he Manny Pacquiao versus Floyd Mayweather Jr “fight of the century”, but 5DIMES has posted lines for boxing schedule to air on Thursday night April 30th in the United States. At the Fantasy Springs Casino in Indio, California, Fox Sports 1 carries a Golden Boy promoted boxing card headlines by…

April 29th, 2015
Miguel

The waiting is finally over, as Manny Pacquiao and Floyd Mayweather Jr finally meet this Saturday at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Entering fight week, Mayweather Jr is still the favorite paying (-225), with the comeback on Pacquiao at (+185). The over/under for the scheduled twelve round bout sits at 111/2, with the over…

April 28th, 2015
Miguel

Bob Arum and Top Rank are in Las Vegas this weekend for the Manny –Pacquiao versus Floyd Mayweather Jr showdown, but they are also promoting a Friday night boxing card at the Cosmopolitan that sees Lightweights Raymundo Beltran and Takahiro Ao of Japan vying for the vacant WBO World Lightweight title. Right now the books…

April 24th, 2015
Miguel

New York’s venerable Madison Square Garden hosts the World Heavyweight title fight between long-time, multiple title holder Wladimir Klitschko and undefeated Bryant Jennings (19-0). The bout is scheduled for twelve rounds, and Klitschko’s WBA, WBO, IBF and IBO World titles will be on the line. Since the fight was announced, Klitschko has been a prohibitive…

April 22nd, 2015
Miguel

WBC World Super Middleweight Champion Anthony Dirrell (27-0-1) defends his belt against Badou Jack (18-1-1) in the main event of this Friday’s boxing card at the UIC Pavilion in Chicago. The 12 round bout does not have an over/under posted, but the champion Dirrell is coming in a solid (-550) favorite, with Jack “The Ripper”…

April 18th, 2015
Miguel

Terence Crawford (25-0) comes off a 2014 that saw him emerge as one of the top fighters in the world today, and on Saturday he begins his 2015 campaign by facing Thomas Dulorme on the campus of the University of Texas. Right now, the books have Crawford a big (-1200) favorite, with Dulorme returning at…

April 17th, 2015
Miguel

This Saturday at the StubHub Center in Carson, California, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr returns to the ring as a Light Heavyweight to face Poland’s rugged Andrzej Fonfara. Right now, Chavez Jr is favored at (-310) over Fonfara, who comes back at (+255). There is no over/under for this bout and there are no belts on…

April 17th, 2015
Miguel

This Saturday night at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, New York top Super Lightweights clash as Ruslan Provodnikov takes on Lucas Martin Matthysse as the main event of HBO’s Saturday night boxing program. Right now, the books have the Argentine Matthysse a (-145) favorite over the Russian Provodnikov, who is retuning at…

April 16th, 2015
Miguel

Roc Nation Sports hits the Foxwoods Resort in Connecticut with a boxing event headlined by the Murat Gassiev (20-0) versus Felix Cora Jr (25-6-2) Cruiserweight clash for the IBF Inter-Continental title. The fight is set to air on Fox Sports 1 this Friday, and will likely be supported on the broadcast by the 10 round…

April 11th, 2015
Miguel

Tonight (Saturday, April 11, 2015) at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York big–time boxing takes center stage as undefeated Danny Garcia (29-0) clashes with the dangerous Lamont Peterson (33-2-1) at a catch-weight of 143 lbs. Peterson is the IBF Super Lightweight Champion and Garcia holds the Super Lightweight titles of the WBC and WBA,…

April 11th, 2015
Miguel

The WBO World Super Featherweight title will be on the line Saturday night at the Coliseo Jose Miguel Agrelot in San Juan, Puerto Rico, as current titleholder Orlando Salido faces former champion Roman Martinez. Salido is a hard-working Mexican veteran with a (42-12-2) record whose career upsurge in recent years started with his violent stoppage…

April 10th, 2015
Miguel

Eddie Hearn and his Matchroom Boxing promotion are at the First Direct Arena in Leeds this Saturday with a card featuring a handful of bouts for British, Commonwealth and other WBC regional titles. The main event of the card features undefeated (20-0) Josh Warrington of Leeds facing Dennis Tubieron (19-3-2) of the Philippines for the…

April 9th, 2015
Miguel

The Sands Casino Resort in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania plays host to Banner Promotions “Boxcino” tournament semi-finals in the Heavyweight and Super Welterweight division. ESPN2 aired the opening quarterfinal round Super Welterweight tourney from the Mohegan Sun Casino last February 13th and the network will air this Friday’s fights as well as the Finals slated for later…

April 9th, 2015
Miguel

This Friday evening at the Luzhniki Sports Complex in Moscow, WBA World Cruiserweight Champion Denis Lebedev defends his belt against Congolese fighter Youri Kayembre Kalenga (21-1). Heading into the match, the books are favoring Lebedev to the tune of (-550), with the comeback on Chalemba at (+400). There is no over/under posted. Chalemba has been…

April 1st, 2015
Brian Hemminger

London’s Metro Radio Arena hosts Ed Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing this Saturday night with an 11-bout boxing card headlined by Anthony Nelson and Jamie Wilson fighting for the vacant Commonwealth Super Flyweight title. The card is still getting the finishing touches on it, as several fighters will be making their debuts, and the card is full…

March 28th, 2015
Miguel

The hype around May 2nd’s Manny Pacquiao versus Floyd Mayweather Jr welterweight showdown is getting heavy, but it is clear both men are preparing at the highest level for this one. Looking back at the original line, Mayweather had come in a (-270) favorite, with Pacquiao returning at (+225). Now, Pacquiao has pulled in some…

March 27th, 2015
Miguel

This Saturday night March 28th, the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada will host a boxing card that is set to air on Showtime with a WBC World Featherweight title fight between champion Jhonny Gonzalez and challenger Gary Russell Jr. Right now the sport books are listing Russell Jr as the (-185) favorite, with…

March 26th, 2015
Miguel

Britain’s Kell Brook will be making the first defense of his IBF World Welterweight title when he faces Ionut Dan Ion in a 12 round bout at the Motorpoint Arena in Sheffield this Saturday. Brook is a perfect (33-0) and is coming off a strong performance as an underdog against Shawn Porter that saw him…

March 25th, 2015
Miguel

This Thursday night, March 26th airing on ESPN2 from Hialeah, Florida a Super Lightweight 10-round bout sees undefeated Rances Barthelemy (21-0) facing veteran Angino Perez (18-6). Right now, the books have Barthelemy heavily favored at (-7500) to extend his winning streak as Perez is returning (+2500). There is no over/under posted, and a second 10-rounder…

March 20th, 2015
Miguel

The Golden Boy Promotions boxing card scheduled for this Friday night, March 20th in Indio, California will air on Fox Sports 1 and features a welterweight main event where veteran Alfonso Gomez is a slight underdog at (+150) to Japan’s Yoshihiro Kamegai, who is returning at (-190). Popular Alfonso Gomez returns at 34 years old…

March 12th, 2015
Miguel

The Citizen’s Business Bank Arena in Ontario, California hosts the first edition of Spike TV’s new boxing series “Premier Boxing Champions”. Two welterweight matches featuring two former world champions are on deck as Andre Berto takes on Josesito Lopez and Shawn Porter faces of against Roberto Garcia. The third ten round bout of the evening…

March 9th, 2015
Miguel

The IBF, WBA and WBO World Light Heavyweight titles are on the line March 14th in Montreal as Sergey Kovalev takes on Jean Pascal. Right now at 5DIMES, Kovalev is a strong (-700) favorite to walk out of Pascal’s hometown with a win. Pascal is coming back at (+500), with the over/under on the scheduled…

March 7th, 2015
Miguel

The MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts a Goossen-Tutor promoted boxing card tonight (March 7, 2015) featuring nine scheduled fights for the live event. The two featured fights are appearing at the sport books, as Welterweights Keith Thurman and Robert Guerrero and Light Welterweights Adrien Broner and Jon Molina face of in fights that…

March 6th, 2015
Miguel

Top Rank boxing is producing a card this Saturday night in Macau, China with a card headlined by Chinese star Zou Shiming’s first attempt at a World title, as he faces Amnat Ruenroeng of Thailand for his IBF World Flyweight belt. Right now, the sport books have posted a line with Shiming as the favorite…

March 5th, 2015
Miguel

Several boxing lines have been added for Firday night at the 5Dimes Sportsbooks. In Concord, North Carolina on Friday, March 6th, future Hall of Famer Roy Jones Jr (59-8) overall returns to the ring to face the challenge of Willie Williams (14-8-2) in a Cruiserweight fight. The lines sees the 46-year old Jones a massive…

March 4th, 2015
Miguel

Heading into March, the boxing calendar is picking up and the books have a variety of lines for fights for this Thursday and Friday nights’ fights. On Thursday, March 5th, 22-year old Joseph Parker of New Zealand returns to the ring to face Jason Pettaway at the Vodafone Events Center in Manukau City. Parker, who…

February 28th, 2015
Miguel

IBF World Super Bantamweight champion Carl Frampton faces Chris Avalos at the Odyssey Arena in Belfast, Northern Ireland tonight (Saturday, February 28, 2015). This will be the first title defense for Frampton, who just won the title in September when he took a unanimous decision over Spaniard Kiko Martinez. Heading into this fight, Frampton finds…

February 27th, 2015
Miguel

Britain’s top heavyweight, Tyson Fury, returns to action tomorrow (Saturday, February 28, 2015) in London as he faces Germany’s Christian Hammer at the O2 Arena. As is to be expected, Fury is a big (-1450) favorite over Hammer, who comes back at (+950). The over/under for the scheduled twelve round bout is set at 9…

February 26th, 2015
Miguel

Heavyweights Tony Thompson and Odlanier Solis will meet for the second time this Friday, February 27th. The two fought for the first time in March of 2014, and that fight saw Thompson coming in as a (+180) underdog, only to see him take a close Split Decision. For this second meeting, Solis is once again…

February 21st, 2015
Miguel

Paul Smith is getting a second chance at Arthur Abraham and the WBO World Super Middleweight title when they fight tonight (February 21, 2015). The fight takes place at the O2 World Arena in Berlin, and at the books, Abraham, who won the first meeting between the two, is coming in a big (-650) favorite…

February 20th, 2015
Miguel

The Consul Energy Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania will host a full 10-fight card of boxing that has the feature 10-rounders airing on SHOWTIME in the United States. Odds for the feature fights have started to pop up at the last minute with the books, though none of the fights have an over/under. The main event…

February 18th, 2015
Miguel

Undefeated World Super Middleweight Champion Gennady Golovkin (31-1) fights his first fight of 2015 this Saturday (Feb. 21) in the European resort city of Monte Carlo when he faces rugged Martin Murray for the WBA, WBC and IBO world title belts at 160 lbs. Golovkin is one of the hottest names in boxing, having won…

February 4th, 2015
Miguel

The boxing calendar seems slow to get up and running in 2015, but a few odds for the first week of February have started to appear at 5Dimes Sportsbook. The big fight this weekend is the ESPN2 “Friday Night Fights” broadcast featuring Sergio Mora and Abraham Han bout for ther USBA Middleweight title. Mora was…

January 30th, 2015
Miguel

This Saturday, January 31st at the Allphones Arena in Sydney, Australia top notch rugby player and undefeated heavyweight boxer Sonny Bill Williams (6-0) faces veteran Chauncy Welliver (55-10-5) in what is Sonny Bill’s first boxing match in almost two years. Despite the long layoff and the distinct disadvantage in experience, Williams is a favorite (-325)…

January 28th, 2015
Miguel

Right now 5DIMES has several boxing lines up for Saturday, starting with a Heavyweight fight between Chauncy Welliver and Sonny Bill Williams scheduled for Sydney, Australia. Right now Williams is a solid (-275) favorite over the veteran Welliver, who returns at (+235). Welliver is 31 years old but he has been around forever it seems,…

January 25th, 2015
Miguel

Golden Boy is co-promoting a ten fight boxing card tonight at the Cowboys Dance Hall in San Antonio, Texas that is headlined by a twelve round bout for the WBC Silver Featherweight title between Rocky Juarez and Robinson Castellanos. Right now 5DIMES has Castellanos as a (-260) favorite, with the comeback on Juarez at (+180)….

January 23rd, 2015
Miguel

This Saturday, January 24th at the 1st Bank Center in Bloomfield, Colorado welterweights Brandon Rios and Mikey Alvarado meet for the third time. The two have met twice before, with a October 13th, 2012 meeting going to Rios via TKO , while Alvarado won the March 2013 re-match via unanimous decision. The line for the…