The Hopkins vs Kovalev undercard will feature rising heavyweight contender Vyacheslav Glazkov against trailhorse Darnell “Ding-A-Ling Man” Wilson in a 10-round bout from Atlantic City, New Jersey. Glazkov vs Wilson Betting Odds have the Ukrainian bomber Glazkov as a heavy 22 to 1 betting favorite with 60% of the action on the “chalk.” Glazkov, 18-0-1, 11 KO’s, was nearly upset by cagey veteran Derrick Rossy in his last bout as an 8 to 1 favorite. The 40-year old Wilson, 25-17-3, 21 KO’s, starched an over-hyped 36-0 prospect in his last fight 10 months ago in Atlantic City. Our ESPN2 Boxing handicappers broke down the Hopkins vs Kovalev undercard attraction. Glazkov vs Wilson Betting Odds Moneyline have Wilson as a +1200 underdog (Bet $100 to win $1200) at BOVADA.LV
Expert Boxing Predictions Analysis: This is a showcase fight for Glazkov who is trained by Sergey Kovalev’s trainer John David Jackson. The 6’2″ Ukranian is susceptible to slick boxers but against a hittable target like the 5’10” Wilson he should be able to tee off. The musclebound Wilson remains a dangerous “hooker” but Glazkov’s stiff jab will set up bombs to the head and body. Wilson has been stopped in three out of his last five bouts and this looks like another short cameo for “The Ding-A-Ling Man.”Glazkov vs Wilson Betting Odds give Glazkov a 97% chance of winning
Glazkov remains a work in progress but his big ammunition in both barrels is legitimate. Wilson has fought “scared” ever since he broke his neck five years ago and he will find a place on the canvas within the first 2 rounds in this one. Wilson throws wide punches, has slow feet and must be set to punch.Glazkov has something to prove after many felt he should have been handed his first loss in his last fight to Rossy and he will box with controlled aggression. Lay the “chalk” on Glazkov to annihilate the shot 40-year old journeyman in Wilson.
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