Usyk - Dubois: bookmakers changed quotes for the fight
The unified heavyweight champion Oleksandr Usyk (20-0, 13 KOs) continues to be considered the clear favourite for the fight against the British challenger Daniel Dubois (19-1, 18 KOs). Five days before the fight in Wroclaw, bookmakers made some changes to their forecasts for the outcome.
Thus, bets on Usyk's victory are now accepted with odds of 1.11 (previously - 1.10). The odds on Dubois' success now reach 6.50 (previously - 7.00). Quotes for a draw have not changed and are at 21.00.
Bets on the method by which the fight will end have also changed. Usyk's early victory is offered at odds of 1.50 (previously 1.40). The Ukrainian's success on points is estimated at 3.50 (previously - 3.80).
At the same time, the odds for similar positions on Dubois reach 9.00 and 17.00, respectively.
The Ukrainian and the Briton will fight on 26 August in Wroclaw. On the eve of the fight, the Briton made a bold promise. If he wins, the Ukrainian hopes to fight for the title of absolute world champion against Tyson Fury (33-0-1, 24 KOs), to whom Usyk paid an unexpected compliment. Tyson himself unexpectedly spoke calmly about Oleksandr and the disruption of the fight on 26 April.
Saudi Arabia intends to organise the fights Usyk - Fury and Anthony Joshua (26-3, 23 KOs) - Deontay Wilder (43-2-1, 42 KOs) on the same night. The media published the boxers' fees for the grand show. At the same time, Anthony has already confirmed his fight against Deontay.
Famous Russian promoter Vladimir Khryunov wished Usyk a defeat in the fight with Dubois. The Briton himself spoke about the fear he saw in the Ukrainian's eyes during the duel of looks. It also became known about Oleksandr's "terrible camp" before the fight.
As OBOZREVATEL previously reported, Oleksandr Usyk has a spectacular fan in Britain. And Tyson Fury attacked the Ukrainian with humiliation and threats. For his part, our boxer ridiculed the Gypsy King for his fight against Francis Ngannou.