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How and Where to Bet on Gervonta Davis vs. Leo Santa Cruz – Best Sites, Latest Odds, and Betting Tips

| October 27, 2020 5:11 am PDT
Where to Bet on Davis vs. Santa Cruz

If you’re betting on Gervonta Davis vs. Leo Santa Cruz on Saturday, October 31, hold off on your bets until you have heard me out.

This Halloween fight is going to be an excellent contest between two of the best there are between the super featherweight and lightweight classes. Initially set to go down on October 24, the fight was postponed and moved to its new date of the 31st in San Antonio.

Today, I’m going to walk you through some Tank vs. Santa Cruz odds, bets, and provide a few valuable betting tips.

So, if you want to bet on this fight the right way, keep reading!

Where to Bet on Davis vs. Santa Cruz

You can’t bet on the fight online without a site to place your bets. 

Of course, you don’t want any old sportsbook. You want one of the very best boxing betting sites online. And by best I mean the fully legal ones that value your safety, deliver the best odds for Davis vs. Santa Cruz, and have a variety of markets such as props and specials to get stuck into.

If you’re looking for the best sites to bet on Davis vs. Santa Cruz, I’d consider giving any of the ones above a shot. You can shop around for the best odds and markets on any of them, and this is something I personally enjoy doing ahead of the fights.

You’re probably here to get the latest odds for the fight, so let me reveal them for you now.

Latest Davis vs. Santa Cruz Odds

Gervonta Davis to Win -600
Leo Santa Cruz to Win +425

Davis’ odds to beat Santa Cruz come in at -600 with Bovada. 

That means that you must stake $600 to win $100. It might sound like a lot of money to risk on “Tank,” but he is considered one of the best there is at this weight class. He is unbeaten and expected to emerge from the ring with his perfect record still intact this Saturday.

Of course, Santa Cruz (+425) will have something to say about that.

You will make a profit of $425 for a $100 bet if Santa Cruz wins. What tells us is that the bookies are not expecting him to be successful in this fight, but have not completely written off his chances. 

Keep reading and I’ll explain a few details about the fight, as well as the best markets to target ahead of Saturday’s showdown.

Fight Details

  • The fight goes down on Saturday, October 31
  • The venue is the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas
  • Santa Cruz’s WBA “Super” super featherweight title and Davis’ WBA (Regular) lightweight titles are on the line
  • “Tank” is undefeated in his career to date, with 22 KOs from 23 fights
  • Santa Cruz is 37-1-1 with 19 KOs 

These are the key details for the Davis vs. Santa Cruz fight.

As you can see, we have two titles on the line this Saturday night. The question is, who is going home with the loot? Will the favorite, Davis, do what is expected of him and win against his opponent? Or are we in for an upset?

Gervonta Davis vs. Leo Santa Cruz Betting Tips

If you’re planning to bet on Davis vs. Santa Cruz, you should be aware of both guys’ strengths and weaknesses.

I went in deep on this in my Davis vs. Santa Cruz betting preview in late August. This fight was intended to go down on October 24, but promoters didn’t want it to clash with UFC 254 last Saturday.

As for my prediction for Davis vs. Santa Cruz? I’m sticking with Tank by KO/TKO. 

Although Santa Cruz is an accomplished boxer, Davis’ power is the greatest weapon in this fight. Can “El Terremoto” withstand Davis’ shots for a prolonged period? Well, if he is to do that, he will need to outbox a bigger, stronger, and very talented fighter. 

Davis to win by KO/TKO comes in at +125 with MyBookie. I would say that is probably the best bet of the night, considering the size difference between the two. It’s not a tremendous difference, but it should be enough to give the advantage to Davis.

The Baltimore fighter has only ever gone to the judges’ scorecards once in his career. That was a six-rounder against Germán Meraz in 2014. Yuriorkis Gamboa almost took him the full twelve in December, only to be stopped in the final round.

Can Santa Cruz beat Davis on points? I don’t think so. But the second bet to target in this fight is Davis to win by decision or technical decision (+120).

If Davis was all about power, you might consider the Mexican’s chances here. But he’s not. The Floyd Mayweather protege is incredibly quick and has one of the best counterpunch games in the business.

But given Santa Cruz’s toughness (he has never been stopped), and the fact that he has only ever lost one fight in his career, I think it’s worth throwing a few dollars on a late stoppage.

Davis to beat Santa Cruz in Round 10 is +2200. It could take him that long to break his opponent down, and finish him, and I think that’s a good round to choose.

Of course, if you sense that Davis is not taking things seriously, you might be able to capitalize on that. Santa Cruz to win by decision/technical decision is currently +600

If he can outbox Davis and stay out of range, we could see an upset on the night. It’s not beyond the Mexican to win this fight.

More Boxing Fights to Bet On

I personally cannot wait to see who wins between Davis and Santa Cruz. 

This should be an excellent contest between two very accomplished boxers in their own right. But it is not the only fight I am looking forward to. 

I’ve posted a few links below to some of the best boxing fights, and potential matchups, to bet on. Take a look!

Adam Haynes
Adam Haynes

Adam is a sports writer and tipster with a strong background in MMA, boxing, and combat sports.

When Adam isn't writing about those, as well as politics, rugby, and Gaelic Games, he can be found working on methods and strategies to beat the bookies.

For his troubles, Adam is a fan of Leinster Rugby, Glasgow Celtic, and trusting the process.

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