Boxing Day predictions: Where next round of Premier League matches will be won and lost

West Brom have been producing much better displays at home than on the travels this season and seeing that they rolled over QPR last month, it is no surprise Boxing Picks — Daniel Jacobs vs. In fact, Crawford is the first boxer since Jermain Taylor to hold all four major world titles Previews, Predictions & Betting Tips

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He is also the first Mexican boxer to Not even hard core boxing aficionados know much about Carlos Ocampo but that is about to change. The undefeated Mexican contender is going to get the biggest opportunity of his young career when he meets the also undefeated and defending champion Errol Spence Jr for the International Boxing Federation Abner Mares is a four time world champion in three different weight classes to establish himself as one of the best and most versatile boxers in this or any era.

He has held the World Boxing Association Featherweight title since Leo Santa Cruz has also been a multiple champion in three different Few boxers in any class have shown the dominance and championship ability of Terence Crawford. Not only has Crawford never lost a professional fight but he also has an enviable collection of title belts. In fact, Crawford is the first boxer since Jermain Taylor to hold all four major world titles Adonis Stevenson has come a long way from his youth as a Haitian immigrant to Canada that ended up in prison for managing prostitutes.

While in prison he put a fellow inmate in a coma. But upon leaving in he vowed never to return. And now he channels his punching ability against fellow competitors That time has come for aspiring contender Joseph Diaz Jr. Diaz has never lost a fight in his relatively young career and he even has a title belt. But the fact remains that on May 19 he will be stepping way up in McDonnell will enter the bout as the man with the championship belt to defend in this matchup.

Yet McDonnell, the defending champion, is Vasyl Lomachenko is all future and with unlimited potential as one of the most dominant boxers in any division. So says the experts that have been touting his abilities. In fact, Lomachenko is getting love like few others even though at the age of 30 he is relatively unproven compared to other boxers With just one loss in his career and a championship belt as well, Sadam Ali is one of the most respected Junior Middleweights in that class.

Ali was supposed to take on Liam Smith for the Junior Middleweight championship but Smith fell ill and had to pull out. As a result, Jaime Munguia has stepped Vanes Martirosyan will be in a very unique position as the prohibitive underdog in his unification Middleweight title bout against the highly favored Gennady Golovkin. Daniel Jacobs has a past Middleweight title belt and a strong history of success in his professional career that began in Jacobs was the winner of the WBA Middleweight title in August of and held the belt until a loss to Gennady Golovkin in what was arguably the biggest and most notorious Top 5 Rated Sportsbooks 1.

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Oleksandr Usyk Betting Preview Boxing Picks — Gilberto Ramirez vs. Boxing Picks — Billy Joe Saunders vs. Martin Murray Betting Preview The Villans have recorded only two wins so far this term and, no doubt, they are eager to put an end to their five-game winless run in the Championship. Ipswich Town are the rock-bottom side, with the team collecting only three points from possible The Tractor Boys are low on confidence ahead of the visit of Brentford and seeing that the Bees After playing out back-to-back draws with the likes of Middlesbrough and Millwall, Leeds United will be looking to return to winning ways in the Championship when they welcome Preston at their Elland Road.

Wigan Athletic aim to bounce back from a loss to Brentford and a win over Hull City could see them regain their spot in top six. The Latics did well to beat Rotherham United in their last home game in the Championship, but they will have a much bigger fish to fry against the Tigers. Stoke City and Swansea City, the two teams who played in the Premier League last season, face each other at Bet Stadium on day 8 of the new Championship campaign.

The Potters head into the game f The Baggies are eyeing a quick return to the Premier League, but they will have to prove their worth on the field.

West Brom have been producing much better displays at home than on the travels this season and seeing that they rolled over QPR last month, it is no surprise Middlesbrough will be aiming to make amends for a loss to Norwich City when they host Bolton Wanderers at their Riverside Stadium. The Boro, on the other hand, have been impressive on home soil this term and it is no su After playing out a goalless draw with Swansea City at the weekend, Nottingham Forest will be aiming to return to winning ways in the Championship when they host Sheffield Wednesday at their City Ground.

QPR are likely to stick to their attacking style of play in the midweek fixture and we predict that they are going Following four consecutive wins in the Championship, Sheffield United suffered a loss to Bristol City in their last league match.

The Blades, though, remained in the play-offs berth and they will be looking to cement their spot in top six with a victory over Birmingham City. Sheffield United have been impressive at their Bramall Lane of late and seeing that the Blues have y Against all odds, Reading defeated Preston in their last league match, with the Royals shocking the Lilywhites on the road.

Reading recorded their first win of the season at the weekend and, no doubt, coach Paul Clement can breathe easier ahead of the visit of Norwich City. The Royals regained a much-needed confidence and seeing that the Canaries have been struggling on the tra