Leo Santa Cruz Currently 1/3 Favorite To Win
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Odds (Last Updated: July 30th, 2016)
Leo Santa Cruz, 1/3
Carl Frampton, 12/5
On Saturday evening, boxing fans will be treated to a trio of entertaining fights on Showtime.
The main event of the card, which will be taking place from Brooklyn's Barclays Center, will see Leo Santa Cruz square off against Carl Frampton for the world featherweight title.
"El Terremoto" enters this fight as the favorite, while Carl Frampton, in the eyes of oddsmakers, has some work to do.
Leo Santa Cruz is 32-0-1 - after fighting to a draw in his second professional fight, Santa Cruz has gone on a 31-0 run. Cruz's last five opponents have been:
Three of the five fights ended in a knockout - Santa Cruz currently has 18 knockouts in his 33 career fights, for a knockout rate of 55%.
Carl Frampton, aka "The Jackal", has a perfect lifetime record of 22-0-0, with 14 of his wins coming via knockout.
Frampton's last five wins have come against:
Alejnandro Gonzalez Jr.
Hugo Fidel Cazares
This will be Frampton's first fight outside of the United Kingdom. Having said that, he has fought on a big stage before, as he defeated Scott Quigg at Manchester Arena in February of this year.
This should be a fun fight involving two very passionate fanbases.