|In a world exclusive BoDog are the first sportsbook to offer odds on the probable upcoming fight between Mike Tyson and Roy Jones Jr. Since Jones beat Ruiz in his last match his next fight is so highly anticipated that BoDog didn’t even wait for it to be officially confirmed.|
Rob Gillespie, BoDog President: 'Since he beat John Ruiz on the weekend, everybody has been wondering if Roy Jones Jr. will fight Mike Tyson next. Now we're giving people the chance to bet on what would be the biggest boxing match in a long, long time before it's even announced.'
Although the heavyweight dream match is still unsigned Bodog are offering killing machine Mike Tyson odds as the 5/9 favourite. Roy Jones Jr may give Tyson a run for his money but ultimately he’s a longshot to win at 7/5.
That the match will even take place is something BoDog believe punters are so excited about they’ve not only pre-empted it’s certainty but they’re prepared to offer players the chance to bet on whether or not it will take place at all.
Gillespie: ' As of right now this match is nothing but a dream. The viewing public seems to love the possibility of seeing these two guys in the ring together. We imagine the public will be hoping, and betting, that this fight takes place.' Players can bet ‘Yes’ or ‘No’ on the bout even happening. Bodog are offering odds of –200 favourite that it does, whilst ‘No’ is being set at 3/2.