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#MayMac Betting

We take a look closer to the day of what betting options are available to punters on the Mayweather vs McGregor bout on (in Australia) Sunday 27th August 2017.


Mayweather vs McGregor Special – Bet on Mayweather in the method of victory market and if you lose – Get up to $50 as a bonus bet.

At Crownbet, they’re offering a special on the method of victory for Floyd Mayweather. The best bet in this market is Mayweather to win by Knockout/TKO/DQ or Technical Decision which is currently priced at $1.80. There is some value in the Mayweather to win on Points at $3.65 as he hasn’t knocked out an opponent since 2011.


Mayweather to win by KO or TKO – $3
Max Bet $25.

While Crownbet offers a bonus bet for a KO or TKO win by Mayweather, Ladbrokes have countered by offering $3 fixed odds. The maximum bet is $25, so the potential return is $75.

McGregor win by KO/TKO inside 4 rounds @ $8.50.
Max bet $25.

On the flip side, Palmerbet are big fans of Conor McGregor. They’re offering massive odds of $8.50 for McGregor to pull off an upset inside 4 rounds. However, this betting offer seems kind of ridiculous considering Mayweather is 49-0 in his career and McGregor is new to Boxing.

At Sportsbet, they aren’t offering any price boosts or money back specials but they have created a hashtag for users to create a betting market on the fight.

Some of the markets are hilarious, such as:

  • The Referee to punch McGregor at any point during the fight.

But in the serious betting markets, there are some value bets, this includes:

  • Mayweather to land over 45.5% of his punches ($1.55)
  • Fighters to touch gloves before the fight ($1.70 surely they’ll be respectful of each other).
  • A value bet at $3.25 is for Mayweather to win between Rounds 1-10 and over 1.5 knockdowns.

William Hill are also offering a custom betting market feature called “BuildABet“. Users can request a betting market through the William Hill Blog. The best value bets in the BuildABet include:

  • Punch Thrown In First 6 Seconds ($1.50)
  • Mayweather Jr to Win in Rounds 1-9 ($1.80)
  • Floyd Lands 6+ Times as Many Punches as Conor ($2.50)
  • McGregor Knocked Down 2 or More Times ($2.75)

The other typical Boxing betting markets for the Money Fight bout are on offer for all bookies such as:

  • What Minute Will the Fight End In?
  • Alternative Group Round Betting 1
  • Alternative Group Round Betting 2
  • What round will the fight end
  • When Will The Fight End?
  • Exact Method of Victory
  • Exact Winning Method
  • To be Knocked Down
  • To be knocked down and win
  • Will both fighters be knocked down?
  • Total Knockdowns