Tomorrow night (May 6), Canelo will put his undisputed super middleweight gold at stake against Ryder. Fight fans are well aware that Canelo is a massive favorite going into this bout, but Sergio Mora told Big Fight Weekend that he believes Ryder can at least make the fight interesting because he is a strong southpaw. Just how well Ryder will fare remains to be seen, but what has been seen are the two super middleweights on the scale ahead of fight night.
Canelo Alvarez vs. John Ryder Weigh-In Results
Canelo Alvarez weighed in at 168 pounds on the nose for the his title defense. As for Ryder, he tipped the scales at 167.9 pounds.
Take a look at the rest of the weigh-in results:
- Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez (168) vs. John Ryder (167.9) – For Canelo’s WBA (Super), WBC, IBF, The Ring, and WBO super middleweight titles
- Julio Cesar Martinez (112) vs. Ronal Batista (112) – For Martinez’s WBC flyweight title
- Gabriel Gollaz Valenzuela (139) vs. Steve Spark (140) – for the WBA Inter-Continental super lightweight title
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Canelo Alvarez vs. John Ryder Betting Odds
As one would imagine, Canelo is a significant betting favorite over Ryder. The Mexican megastar comes into the fight as a -1600 betting favorite, while Ryder enters as a +900 underdog, according to Caesars Sportsbook.
As for the co-main event WBC Flyweight Championship fight between titleholder Julio Cesar Martinez and Ronal Batista, Martinez is a -1600 betting favorite, while Batista is a +810 underdog, according to Fanduel Sportsbook.
The odds for Gabriel Gollaz Valenzuela vs. Steve Spark are a lot closer. Valenzuela is the -175 favorite, while Spark is the +125 betting underdog, according to Insiders Betting Digest.
Be sure to stick with Big Fight Weekend this Saturday night for coverage of Canelo Alvarez vs. John Ryder. We’ll be bringing you results and highlights from the big title showdown.
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