Chavez Launches Comeback Path as Boxing Betting Favorite to Bravo

August 5th, 2019 Boxing, Online Betting

Despite his absence for the past two years there are few boxers are popular as Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. Since his epic unanimous decision loss to Canelo Alvarez on May 6, 2017, Chavez Jr. has laid low. That does not mean that he is not giving up on himself. Chavez has stated his firm belief that he is still in his prime. Additionally, he has stated his desire for another world championship. On August 10 he will initiate his boxing betting comeback in a matchup against veteran journeyman Evert Bravo. Chavez will be a huge wagering favorite against Bravo.

Evert Bravo vs. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

Date and Time:Saturday, August 10, 2019,
Location:Salon Diamante Premier, San Juan de los Lagos
Bravo vs. Chavez Jr. TV Coverage:Check Listings

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Tale of the Tape

Evert Bravo (25-10-1, 19 knockouts) is ranked 450th in the world. He is 34 years old. By contrast Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. (50-3-1, 32 knockouts) is unranked after taking two years off. Bravo stands at six feet, one inch tall with reach of 72 inches and orthodox stance. Now Chavez Jr is 33 years old and stands at six feet, one inch tall with a reach of 73 inches. Chavez fights from an orthodox stance. Accordingly, Bravo is a native and resident of Colombia. Chavez Jr. is a native of Culiacan, Mexico where he still resides.

Evert Bravo Recent Form

Last time out for Bravo was on June 22, 2019 against Luis Gonzalez. Bravo posted a fourth round boxing betting win in the four-round bout. The fight took place in Colombia at Bar Master Pub, Unicentro, Giardot. With the win Bravo snapped a three-fight losing streak. Contrarily Bravo faced Alfredo Angulo on April 20, 2019 at Dignity Health Sports Park, Carson, California. Angulo got a second-round knockout win over Bravo. In the same way Bravo lost in a first-round knockout to Junior Younan. That fight was on September 29, 2018 at Polyforum Zam Na Merida.

Julio Cesar Chavez Jr Recent Form

Above all Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. had had two yeas to stew over the loss to Canelo Alvarez. That online betting loss took place at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. And it set records for pay per view audience. As a consequence of the loss Chavez had a two-bout winning streak snapped. On December 10, 2017, Chavez Jr. faced Dominik Britsch at Arena Monterrey, Monterrey. Cause by a 10-round unanimous decision did he earn the shot against Alvarez. Chavez defeated Marcos Reyes in a 10-round unanimous decision on July 18, 2016.

Matchup to Watch

In this situation a rested and fresh Chavez Jr. will begin his boxing betting quest for a world championship. Admittedly there are those who say his best days are behind him. An opposing view comes from Chavez himself. The former World Boxing Council world middleweight champion has stated that he knew he hasn’t always been at his best. But that going forward he will be. It follows that Chavez will not rest until he gets another championship fight opportunity. Hence this tune up bout against Bravo to start the trail.

Bravo vs. Chavez Jr. Boxing Online Odds Pick

On this occasion Chavez should prevail in dominant fashion.

Boxing Betting Odds for Boxing Pick: Julio Cesar Chavez Jr.

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