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Floyd Mayweather opens as betting favorite vs. Manny Pacquiao

Floyd Mayweather has opened as the betting favorite vs. Manny Pacquiao, according to Sportsbook. 
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Floyd Mayweather has opened as the betting favorite vs. Manny Pacquiao, according to Sportsbook. 

Mayweather announced Friday that he and Pacquiao will finally fight each other on May 2 at MGM Grand. At the time of the announcement Sportsbook listed Mayweather as the favorite at -295, while Pacquiao is +230.

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Mayweather, 37, holds a 47-0 record with 26 KOs after he beat Marco Maidana in September. Pacquiao, 36, is 57-5-2 with 38 KOs after he defeated Chris Algieri in November. - Molly Geary

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