Katie Taylor v Nina Meinke – Betting Odds

Katie Taylor [4(2)-0] boxes for the first belt of her career tonight in London as she looks to move into world title contention.

The Bray lightweight takes on german Nina Meinke [5(2)-0] on the massive Joshua-Klitschko card at Wembley Stadium for the WBA Inter-Continental title in a ten rounder which doubles as a world title eliminator.

The bookmakers have priced it as Taylor’s toughest test to date, but the Wicklow woman remains a massive favourite. The best price available for a Taylor win comes in at a prohibitive 1/20 with SkyBet.

By comparison, Berliner Meinke can be had at 14/1 with Paddy Power, StanJames, and Betfair.

The draw comes in at 33/1 with Paddy Power, StanJames, and Betfair.

As always with Tayor, the potential value comes in the method of victory and round betting markets.

Fighting over ten rounds for the first time, Taylor is 4/7 to bring a halt to the fight inside the distance (SkyBet, William Hill, Ladbrokes, Coral). A decision win is 9/5 with Betfair.

The respective prices for Meinke are 25/1 (Ladbrokes, Coral) and 33/1 (bet365, Paddy Power, Betfair).

Going into Group Round Betting, the various markets are:
Katie Taylor Round 1-3 – 13/2 (Betfair, 32Red)
Katie Taylor Round 4-6 – 3/1 (32Red)
Katie Taylor Round 7-9 – 3/1 (Ladbrokes, Coral, 32Red)
Katie Taylor Round 1-5 – 12/5 (32Red)
Katie Taylor Round 6-10 – 6/4 (32Red)

Mina Meinke Round 1-3 – 50/1 (32Red)
Mina Meinke Round 4-6 – 50/1 (32Red)
Mina Meinke Round 7-9 – 50/1 (32Red)
Mina Meinke Round 1-5 – 33/1 (32Red)
Mina Meinke Round 6-10 – 33/1 (32Red)

Individual Round Betting is as follows:
Katie Taylor Round 1 – 35/1 (Betfair)
Katie Taylor Round 2 – 20/1 (SkyBet, William Hill, Paddy Power, Betfair)
Katie Taylor Round 3 – 18/1 (SportingBet)
Katie Taylor Round 4 – 11/1 (bet365, Betfair)
Katie Taylor Round 5 – 10/1 (SkyBet)
Katie Taylor Round 6 – 10/1 (SkyBet)
Katie Taylor Round 7 – 10/1 (SkyBet, Ladbrokes, Coral)
Katie Taylor Round 8 – 10/1 (SkyBet, Ladbrokes, Coral)
Katie Taylor Round 9 – 12/1 (SkyBet, Ladbrokes, Coral)
Katie Taylor Round 10 – 16/1 (Betfair, Ladbrokes, Coral)

Nina Meinke Round 1 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 2 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 3 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 4 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 5 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 6 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 7 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 8 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 9 – 110/1 (Betfair)
Nina Meinke Round 10 – 110/1 (Betfair)

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