On Wednesday we get to see a much anticipated Flyweight title bout between Japanese star Kazuto Ioka (16-1, 10) and current WBA Flyweight champion Juan Carlos Reveco (35-1, 19). The bout is one of the stand out bouts that we've seen made for Japan this year and is a really mouth watering contest on paper that has really split the team here on the winner.
Although we're split the bookies aren't and they have made Ioka a clear favourite pricing him at 2/5 to beat Reveco who is 15/8. The draw, for those interested, has been priced at 20/1.
Whilst the bookies aren't often wrong they did screw up the last time Ioka fought for a Flyweight title. That time around Ioka was priced at 2/9 whilst his opponent, the then unheralded, Thai Amnat Ruenroeng was 3/1. The odds might not be as wide this time around but they are again perplexing as to just how wide they are given that Reveco is a much more proven Flyweight than Ioka.
Ioka and Reveco battle in make or break fight! (Preview)
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