Anderson Silva is the betting underdog in his upcoming boxing match in opposition to Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. this summer time.
On June 19, on the Jalisco Stadium in Guadalajara, Mexico, Silva could have his first combat since being launched from the UFC within the ring. It’s a really intriguing matchup because the Brazilian is thought for his boxing however Chavez Jr. is a former boxing world champion, and to no shock is the betting favourite.
Anderson Silva: +275
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. -350
On first look, it isn’t shocking to see Silva be the betting underdog given the actual fact he’s on a shedding streak. Chavez Jr. has additionally confirmed himself to be one of many prime boxers on the planet in his weight class. Silva has additionally talked about eager to field for years so it shouldn’t be a shock to see him enter the ring.
“After I look again at my journey, I see that nothing has been in useless,” Silva mentioned to TMZ Sports activities. “I’m extraordinarily glad for the chance to check my boxing abilities with Julio César Chávez Jr. I prepare constantly, at all times striving for resilience and to beat obstacles. Preventing is my eternal breath.”Anderson Silva is coming off a TKO loss to Uriah Corridor again in October. Earlier than that, he suffered a TKO loss to Jared Cannonier and a choice loss to Israel Adesanya. The Brazilian is simply 1-7 and one no-contest in his final 9.
Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., in the meantime, is coming off a TKO win over Jeyson Minda. It snapped his two-fight shedding streak and obtained a few of his confidence again. In his profession, the 35-year-old is 52-5-1 and one no-contest, and he’s additionally the previous WBC middleweight champion. He has additionally fought the likes of Canelo Alvarez and Daniel Jacobs amongst others and might add Anderson Silva to that.
Who do you suppose will win, Anderson Silva or Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.?
This text appeared first on BJPENN.COM