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Errol Spence Jr. vs. Mikey Garcia
The International Boxing Federation world welterweight title will be on the line on March 16, 2019 when defending champion Erroll Spence Jr faces Mikey Garcia at AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas. The bout can be seen on FOX pay per view and is scheduled for 12 rounds.
When: Saturday, March 16th, 2019
Where: AT&T Stadium, Arlington, Texas
Why: International Boxing Federation World Welterweight Title
International Boxing Federation World Welterweight Title
Mikey Garcia has a career record of 39-0 with a total of 30 knockout wins for his career. Garcia will be changing weight classes for this fight as he is the current World Boxing Council and International Boxing Federation lightweight champion. Garcia is currently ranked second in the world and is 31 years old. He stands at five feet, six inches tall with a reach of 68 inches and fights from an orthodox stance. Garcia is a native of Ventura, California and now resides in Moreno Valley, CA. Garcia is rated as the fifth best pound for pound boxer in the world. He has previously held featherweight titles in the World Boxing Organization and Ring Magazine. He was the World Boxing Organization junior lightweight champion from 2013 to 2014 and held the International Boxing Federation junior welterweight title from March to April 2018. Garcia also held the International Boxing Federation lightweight title from July to October 2018.
Errol Spence Jr. is 29 years old and has a career record of 24-0 with 21 career knockouts. Spence is also ranked second in the world and stands at five feet, 9.5 inches tall with a reach of 72 inches while fighting from a southpaw stance. Spence is a native of Long Island, New York but now resides in Desoto, Texas. Also known as “The Truth,” Spence is the defending International Boxing Federation world welterweight champion. Ring magazine has Spence rated as the world’s seventh best pound for pound boxer. As an amateur Spence won three consecutive United States national championships as well as the US National Golden Gloves title.
Spence has successfully defended his International Boxing Federation title twice after defeating Kell Brook to win the belt on May 27, 2017. Spence scored an 11th round knockout win over Brook in a scheduled 12 round bout. He then scored an RTD win in the seventh round of a scheduled 12 round bout against Lamont Peterson on January 20, 2018 followed by a first round knockout win over Carlos Ocampo on June 16, 2018.
Garcia is coming off a unanimous decision win over Robert Easter Jr in a 12 round bout that was in defense of his World Boxing Council lightweight title. Garcia also added the International Boxing Federation lightweight title belt to his collection with the win last June.
Errol Spence Jr. vs. Mikey Garcia
This bout may have Garcia as a huge dog but he is well worth the look as a serious challenger.
Bet Errol Spence Jr. vs. Mikey Garcia
Opening Boxing Lines at Bookmaker Sportsbook - Errol Spence ( -430 ) Vs. Mikey Garcia ( +345 ).
The currentboxing line has been released. Errol, Spence is the boxing favorite at -430, which means that you have to risk $430 to win $100. Mikey Garcia is this fight’s underdog, that has value at +345, that means that for every $100 bet you will win $345.
Total Rounds Betting
The fight is scheduled for 12 rounds. Check back later for the total rounds betting line. For example, if the total rounds betting line is Over 9.5 Rounds -170, that means that if you think the fight is going to go to at least 10 rounds for you to win your bet you would need to bet $170 to win $100. The Under 9.5 +Rounds +170, would mean you would need to risk $100 to win $170.
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