Efe Ajagba vs. Frank Sanchez Odds: Sanchez Has Over 60% Chance To Beat Ajagba
On Saturday night, two massive heavyweights will meet in the center of the ring at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. Sure, Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder will get all the headlines, but the two heavyweights, Efe Ajagba and Frank Sanchez, are getting a lot of attention in the lead up to the fight.
According to Ajagba vs. Sanchez odds, it’s Sanchez that has the upper hand come Saturday night. But, if you’ve seen Ajagba fight, you know just how dangerous of a puncher he is when he cocks back and lets his fists fly.
Both fighters enter the ring on Saturday unbeaten and will be looking to deliver fireworks with millions watching in anticipation of Fury vs. Wilder III.
So, who will win? What are the latest Efe Ajagba vs. Frank Sanchez odds? Let’s take a look.
Efe Ajagba vs. Frank Sanchez Odds
It’s been a wild 2021 for Efe Ajagba, but has it impacted the Ajagba vs. Sanchez odds?
Early in 2021, Ajagba made headlines by delivering an absolutely show-stopping KO of Brian Howard. Not only was the highlight played all over TV and seen millions of time on the internet, but it also earned Ajagba a sparring invite from the champion himself, Tyson Fury.
Fury, in anticipation of his upcoming fight with Deontay Wilder, knew he needed a wild, powerful fighter like Wilder to mimic him in the ring. So, they called on Ajagba and eventually, he ended up on the undercard of their trilogy fight.
As for Frank Sanchez, he’s two years older than Ajagba, coming in at 29 years of age, but he’s no less powerful. In 18 wins, he’s KOd 13 opponents and he comes into this fight having stopped three straight.
Despite the hype around Ajagba’s highlight-reel KO of Howard, Ajagba vs. Sanchez odds still favor Sanchez. As of Thursday, Sanchez’s odds to win sat at -175 while Ajagba was +150 to pull off the upset.
Efe Ajagba vs. Frank Sanchez Betting
Oddly enough, bettors seem to be just as torn on this fight as oddsmakers with a near 50/50 split when it comes to Ajagba vs. Sanchez betting, but there has been a clear trend in the last week.
Since Efe Ajagba vs. Frank Sanchez odds opened, 51.11% of all moneyline bets on the fight are backing Sanchez to win while 48.89% are behind Ajagba.
But, this past week there has been a massive influx of bets backing the Nigerian, Ajagba. In the last week, 76.92% of all bets are on Ajagba to win. Just 23.08% are on the favorite, Frank Sanchez.
|Result||Public Betting %|
|Efe Ajagba Win||48.89%|
|Frnak Sanchez Win||51.11%|