Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder Odds: Over 55% of Bettors Favor Wilder To Win
On Saturday, October 9 in Las Vegas, we will get what is presumably the final installation of the Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder trilogy as the two fighters meet for the third time at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.
Many had expected Tyson Fury’s next fight to come against Anthony Joshua. But, with Joshua losing his most recent fight against Oleksandr Usyk, it’s unlikely that we see a Fury vs. Joshua matchup as we had hoped, regardless of the result of Fury vs. Wilder.
Fury vs. Wilder odds have been available for some time now. Tyson Fury is, predictably, a massive favorite after stopping Wilder in Round 7 of their second fight. But, despite the fact that Fury vs. Wilder odds favor Fury, the betting public has been quick to back the underdog Deontay Wilder to win.
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder
Date: Saturday, October 9
Time: Approximately 11:30 PM ET
Location: T-Mobile Arena (Las Vegas, NV)
How to Watch: Stream – ESPN+; TV – FOX Sports PPV
Tyson Fury Record: 30-0-1
Deontay Wilder Record: 42-1-1
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder Preview
The Fury vs. Wilder rivalry is one that dates back to December of 2018. The first time these two fighters met they were both at the top of their games as unbeaten heavyweight champions. And, the first installment of Fury vs. Wilder ended in a draw, resulting in the first of both fighters’ careers.
The second time these two met came on February 22, 2020. This time around, Tyson Fury looked the much better, more well-rounded fighter and won via TKO in the 7th round. It was the biggest win of his career, but it didn’t come without controversy.
Following the fight, video questioning the legitimacy of Fury vs. Wilder II began to circulate on the internet. Wilder even accused Fury of loading his gloves in the second fight and has stated since that he believes he was robbed.
So, here we are, the third fight is now just around the corner and despite all the controversy, Fury vs. Wilder odds still favor Fury to come out on top on Saturday.
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder Odds
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder odds look like what you’d expect following a big win from Fury the last time these two met. The first time Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder fought, Fury came in as a +110 underdog to Wilder’s +150 odds.
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder odds for their second fight again had Fury as the underdog, this time at +105. Meanwhile, Wilder was -125 to get the win.
But, on Saturday night, Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder odds are heavily favoring Fury to win. Right now, Tyson Fury’s odds to win sit at -275, implying a 73.3% chance he comes out on top again. Meanwhile, Fury vs. Wilder odds give Deontay Wilder a 28.6% probability to win at +250.
Tyson Fury vs. Deontay Wilder Betting
So, we know the oddsmakers are favoring Tyson Fury with the latest Fury vs. Wilder odds, but what does the betting public think of the fight? Well, most seem to believe that Deontay Wilder can bounce back with a win as they’ve been backing him at his long odds.
Since Fury vs. Wilder betting opened, 55.63% of bets on the fight have backed Wilder to pull off the upset come Saturday night. Just 39.23% of bettors are backing Fury to win again and 5.14% are betting on seeing another draw this time around.
|Result||Public Betting %|
|Tyson Fury Win||39.23%|
|Deontay Wilder Win||55.63%|