Anthony Joshua – Joseph Parker Odds

Anthony vs Joseph

The fight between Anthony Joshua and Joseph Parker is definitely going to be one of the biggest boxing events in 2018. The match is also called Road to Undisputed, as both fighters are heavyweight champions who haven’t been defeated before. The winner will surely become the undisputed heavyweight champion. Joshua is the current holder of the IBO, WBA and IBF titles, whereas Parker holds the WBO title. All four titles are at stake here.

The fight is scheduled for the 31st of March and it will take place at the Principality in Cardiff. There other fights are also scheduled for the day, but none of them is remotely as important as the heavyweight champion fight. Bookies are already offering betting odds for this match and below you can check the odds for various markets and decide which bookie you wish to place a bet with.

Black Type

Black Type offers fight winner, round betting, method of victory and fight goes distance markets for this fight. Joshua is the obvious favourite and the odds for him to win are 1/7, whereas the odds for his opponent are 6/1. If you think that the fight might end in a tie you can place this bet at odds 25/1. Round betting gives all the options for either fighter to win in a particular round or on points. For example, the odds for Joshua to win in the first round are 14/1, whereas the odds for him to win in the 5th, 6th, 7th or 8th round are 8/1, and it is most likely that the fight might end during one of this four rounds.

On the other hands, the odds for Parker to win are 33/1 for all rounds. The odds for Parker to win on points are 22/1, whereas the odds for Joshua to win on points are 11/2. When it comes to method of victory, the odds for Joshua to win by knockout (including TKO, DQ and technical decision) are only 1/4, whereas the odds for Parker to win via the same method are 15/2. The odds for the fight to go the distance are 17/4, and the odds for no are 1/9.

Betfinal

Betfinal offers a wider range of markets. The odds for Joshua to win are 1/15 and the odds for Parker to win are 6/1. As you can see, the odds for Joshua to win are much lower, but bear in mind that the draw selection isn’t included in this market. The odds for the match to finish in 8 or fewer rounds are 1/2, whereas the odds for it to last 9 or more rounds are 217/20. You can also bet on whether there’ll be 7 or fewer rounds, or 8 or more, i.e. the margin can be set as 7.5, 9.5, 10.5, 6.5 and 5.5.

One interesting special bet is the ‘both fighters to be knocked down’ market. The odds for this to happen are 10/1. Furthermore, you can also bet that a fighter is going to be knocked down, yet manage to win. The odds for Joshua to win after being knocked down are 8/1, whereas the odds for Parker to do the same are estimated at 25/1 by Betfinal. You can also bet whether a player will be knocked down, and it is much likely for Parker to be knocked down (1/25) than for Joshua (6/1).

The odds for Parker to win in a particular round are much higher than the odds for the same selections as offered by Black Type. For example, the odds for Parker to win in round 1 are 80/1, same as the odds for him to win in the second, third, tenth, eleventh, or twelfth round. The odds for Joshua to win by KO are 1/4, same as the odds offered by Black Type. The odds for Parker to do the same are 9/1, whereas the odds for a draw or a technical draw 30/1.

BetBright

BetBright offers fewer markets compared to Betfinal and Black Type, but the main options are still available. The odds for Joshua to win are pretty low – 1/16, whereas the odds for Parker are the same as the odds offered by other operators 6/1. If you think that the game will end in a tie you can get odds of 40/1, the highest odds offered by any of the five bookies featured here, so if you think that the match might end in a tie, you should have no doubts with which operator to place that bet.

The odds for either of the fighters to win in a particular round are rather interesting. For example, according to BetBright, the odds for Joshua to win in the 9th round are 9/1, whereas the odds for him to win on points are 5/1. The odds for him to win in the 6th, 7th or 8th round are 13/2. The odds for Parker to win in any of the rounds taken individually are 50/1, quite impressive, considering that Black Type only offers 33/1. The odds for a draw no bet wager are 1/16 for Joshua and 6/1 for Parker, same as the odds for the market where the draw is included as an option. The odds for the fight to go the distance are 4/1 and the odds for the opposite market are 1/9.

MintBet

MintBet offers a similar range of markets as BetBright, the odds for Joshua to win are 1/10 and the odds for Parker are 13/2, whereas the odds for a draw are 25/1. If you wish to exclude the chance of a draw, then you can place a bet in favour of Joshua at 1/16, whereas the odds for Parker are 6/1.

The odds for Parker to win on points are the same as the odds offered by Black Type. According to this bookie, Joshua is most likely to win in the 5th, 6th, 7th or the 8th round and the odds for these rounds are 8/1, whereas the odds for him to win on points are 11/2, same as the odds offered by Black Type. The odds for Parker to win on points are 22/1 and the odds for him to win in each of the rounds are 33/1, which is also equal to the odds offered by Black Type.

When it comes to method of victory, the odds for Joshua to win via any method other than points are 1/4, whereas the odds for Parker to do the same are 15/2. The odds that the fight will go the distance are 17/4.

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TonyBet

TonyBet offers a very limited selection of bets, you can only place a bet on the match winner or whether the fight will last over 8.5 rounds or not. However, the odds for Joshua to win are 3/25, higher than what most other operators offer, especially since no odds for a draw are offered. The odds for Parker to win are 57/10, much lower than what other operators offer.

The odds for the fight to end in 8 or fewer rounds are the same as the odds for Parker to win – 57/10, whereas the odds for the fight to be concluded in the final 3 rounds are 7/5.