Adrien Broner vs Gavin Rees Odds

Published on February 12th, 2013 2:38 pm EST

On Saturday, February 16th, Gavin Rees will do battle against Adrien Broner at the Boardwalk Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. At stake will be the WBC lightweight title.

Adrien Broner will enter this fight with a perfect 25-0-0 record. Broner is currently the #1 ranked lightweight boxer in the world, and is generally regarded as being one of the top pound-for-pound fighters in the world.

Broner, who is just 23 years of age, has recently racked up wins over Antonio DeMarco, Vicente Escobedo, Eloy Perez and Vicente Martin Rodriguez. Broner has knocked out his last five opponents in a row, including an eighth round TKO victory over Antonio DeMarco in November of 2012. 21 of Broner's 25 fights have ended in a knockout - over Broner's 25 professional fights, he has fought a total of just 91 rounds.

Gavin Rees, who is a massive underdog heading into this fight, currently has a professional record of 37-1-1, with 18 of his fights ending by knockout. Rees is currently on a two fight winning streak, as he has recently notched victories over Derry Matthews and Anthony Mezaache.

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Here are the current betting odds for the Rees/Broner fight:

Gavin Rees, +1400
Adrien Broner, -5000

These odds mean that a successful $100 bet on Gavin Rees would yield a total profit of $1400, while a $5,000 bet on Broner would yield a total profit of $100.

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Can Gavin Rees score the shocking (and I mean shocking) upset, or will Broner roll over Rees?

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