How To Bet On Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor
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How To Bet On Mayweather v McGregor
On the 15th of June, the super fight between Floyd ‘Money’ Mayweather and Conor ‘Notorious’ McGregor was confirmed. The long anticipated fight has caused shockwaves around the sporting world, with everyone having an opinion on the fight. The super fight is going to be one of the most bet on sporting events this year. We are going to show you how you can bet on the fight, and all the markets you can bet on in the fight. If like us you can’t wait for this fight, why don’t you check out all the best Mayweather v McGregor free bets and offers here.
Boxing has fast become a popular sport to bet on, due to the nature of the sport. With a fight only lasting 36 minutes maximum, punter doesn't have their money locked up for extended periods of time. Also, there are plenty of different markets giving you diversity in your betting. Here is our betting guide on how to bet on the Mayweather McGregor fight. We also have some great enhanced odds offers for the Mayweather fight, check our Mayweather v McGregor enhanced odds offers here.
How The Fight Will Be Won
The basic rules on how to win a boxing bout are relatively easy to understand. There are three ways that either Mayweather or McGregor will win the fight by. The first being by knockout (KO) or technical knockout (TKO) This is where one of the fighters knocks the other to the floor, and they are either knocked out cold, or they can’t get to their feet by the referee's count of ten. Or TKO when the referee stops the fight as in his opinion one of the fighters is taking too much punishment and not fighting back, TKO can also be if one of the corners throws in the towel and retires their fighter. Follow our Mayweather v McGregor betting tips here.
The next is the judges score cards, if both fighters are still standing at the end of the designated rounds (12 in title fights) then the fight will be decided by the three scoring judges. The judges will score each round using the 10-9 points system, if a fighter gets knocked down in a round, then they will lose a point with the judges, so that round would be 10-8 or 10-7 if they were knocked down twice and so on. The fighter that scores the best with the judges will then be declared the winner. From the score cards, you will either have a unanimous decision, where all three judges score the fight to the same fighter. A majority decision, where two of the judges score it to one fight and the other scores it a draw. A split decision, where two judges score it to one fighter and the other scores it to the other fighter. A draw, this can happen if all three judges score the fight a draw by giving each fighter the same score. A majority draw, this happens if two of the judges both have scored the fight to different fighters and the third judge scores it a draw, or if two of the judges score it a draw and the third judges scored it differently. Over the years we have seen some questionable score cards, one of the reasons that fighters will try and get the job done before it goes that far. As you are never sure what judges are looking for in a fight, all judges and fans like different things in fights.
Mayweather v McGregor Boxing Markets
Here we will go through the different markets, that you will be able to bet on in the Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor fight. The odds in these markets all vary, so it is easier to make bigger profits in some markets over others due to the prices that the bookmakers are offering. If you are looking for help, then our expert tipsters have put all their tips for Mayweather v McGregor here.
Mayweather v McGregor Match Betting
This is one of the most common markets that most fans will bet on. Here you are directly backing who you will think will win the fight. You can either back Floyd Mayweather to win, Conor McGregor to win or a draw. It doesn’t matter how your chosen fighter wins as long as they do, then you will win your bet.
Mayweather v McGregor Round Betting
In this market, you are betting in which round you think the fight will end. You will be backing your fighter to win in a said round. The odds in these bets are generally high, so if you back the right round, you could be in for a tidy return.
Mayweather v McGregor Group Round Betting
This market probably gives a punter the most value and flexibility. Again you are betting on what round you think the fight will be won, but instead of just one round, you are doing it in a block of three rounds. So you can back rounds 1-3, 4-6, 7-9 and 10-12. Your odds won’t be as high as single round betting, however this way you have a bigger window to win.
Mayweather v McGregor Fight Outcome
In this market you have five outcomes you can bet on, either Mayweather or McGregor to win by KO or TKO. Mayweather or McGregor to win by decision or the draw. The odds here aren’t as good as single round betting, but here you have a great chance of winning.
Will The Fight Go The Distance
This is an excellent and straightforward market, as you are just betting on whether you think the fight will go the distance. It’s a simple yes or no bet. If you think the fight will go to the judge's score cards, then you would bet yes, if you don’t then you would bet no.
To Score A Knockdown
Here you will be betting on whether you think Floyd Mayweather or Conor McGregor will score a knockdown in the fight. This is another simple market to bet on as there are only four outcomes. It’s either Floyd Mayweather to score a knockdown yes or no, or Conor McGregor to score a knockdown yes or no.
Floyd Mayweather v Conor McGregor Free Bets & Tips
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