It is amazing how much and what one can bet on when it comes to Vegas betting. Big bettors are hoping and praying for an upset win.
Note: The odds of fulfilling some of these weird predictions are more unlikely to become a reality than being struck by lightning. There are usually no limits and everything seems to always be fair game.
Proposition bets are very popular in Vegas. Right now, Mayweather is listed as a clear, if not overwhelming favorite. Nothing else seems to get their pulse galloping like betting on a big fight.
So far the lowest odds on Mayweather are -192 favorite. Showtime and HBO will air the fight on May 2 by pay-per-view.. Bettors can probably even bet on the color of fight attire worn by each fighter during night of the fight, including color of gloves and shoes. Imagine where a grand ($1000) would take you? Okay, you’re doing the math. And remember, as long as there is that chancethere will always be gamblers and bettors.
There will be opportunities to bet on the number of pay-per-view buys for each home subscribing through their cable networks. Remember, the pound for pound king is undefeated with a record of 47-0, (26 KO’s).
LAS VEGAS The super showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr. It’s very possible that his age of 38 may have played a role in these odds or should credit be given to his opponent and nemesis Manny Pacquiao? His boxing record is 57-5-2, (38 KO’s). It doesn’t seem all that profitable when you look at it that way; however it’s the high rollers who like these odds. Bettors can bet on rather it will be a first round knockout and by whom, or predict which round. What that means for a bettor is it takes putting down $200 to profit $100, if Mayweather wins. One of the highest profits with one of the sports books right now is betting on how the fight ends. Not only is this fight considered the biggest in the history of the sport, but also the betting and gambling that is surrounding this event may possibly be even bigger.
Mayweather is currently listed by some sports books as a -200 favorite. You can bet on the fight ending in a disqualification stoppage and what round it happens. For example, if you should place a $100 bet that the fight ends in a draw on all judges fight cards, you will profit $12,000 big ones. Betting is what they do. High rollers and regular bettors are examining sports books and surfing the web to gain any kind of psychological edge on the real odds.
Where things really get crazy is during proposition betting. Most sports books will allow it. But still, there is always that one in a million chance to win. If the Filipino icon (who’s listed as an underdog) finds a way to pull off an upset against Mayweather, things get very interesting. It’s a huge return for only betting one Benjamin.
Now, here is where the real profits dwell. Pacquiao’s odds are currently ranging from a +160 up to +188 according to some sports books. and Manny Pacquiao has die-hard fight fans and heavy gamblers eagerly waiting while counting down the days until fight time. This means, if you place a $100 bet on Pacquiao and he wins, you profit $188 on top of your $100. It’s these types of bets that win bettors crazy money.
According to The Inquisitr yesterday, March 19 early odds and proposition bets came in from Vegas sports books