Anthony Crolla will be hosting Jorge Linares this Saturday, September 24, in Manchester, England. The betting odds for this fight indicate a close contest. You can read our Crolla vs Linares breakdown to learn more.
At Bovada boxing, Anthony Crolla is currently (-230) while Jorge Linares is the (+180) underdog.
Bovada is the best choice for online boxing betting in the USA. >> Claim Your $250 Bonus
What is interesting is that this fight opened at tighter odds, but Crolla has now been inflated to (-230) at most online betting sites. However, certain sites like Sports Interaction still have Crolla at (-139) odds. So, if you are backing Crolla then we suggesting using them.
Linares was once at top prospect with Golden Boy, though his propensity for getting cut has cost him in losses to Antonio Demarco and Sergio 'Yeyo' Thompson. Since then, he has racked up 9 straight victories, including a win over Kevin Mitchell in London.
Anthony Crolla is a hugely popular fighter and is fresh off a two KO wins that show his progression as a champion. Corolla will also have the benefit of fighting in his hometown of Manchester, where the fan support should be deafening.