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Jermell Charlo vs Brian Carlos Castano Opening Odds on FanDuel Sportsbook Reveal Favorite for July Boxing Match

Larry Rupp
Jermell Charlo vs Brian Carlos Castano opening betting odds from FanDuel Sportsbook.
Jermell Charlo vs Brian Carlos Castano opening betting odds from FanDuel Sportsbook. / Meg Oliphant/Getty Images

Jermell Charlos will take on Brian Carlos Castano in a highly anticipated matchup on Saturday, July 17. It will all go down at the AT&T Center in San Antonio, Texas.

Fans are hyping up the bout given the winner will become the first 154-lb four-belt undisputed champion.

FanDuel Sportsbook has posted opening odds for the fight.

Charlo vs Castano Odds

Jermell Charlo has opened as a heavy -270 favorite, while Brian Carlos Castano is a +200 underdog.

Charlo is considered the firm favorite in this one due to his experience in the ring and the fact that he will have the home crowd's support behind him. The 31-year-old has been making a big comeback in the sport ever since his loss to Tony Harrison in 2018. Overall, Charlo is 34-1 in his professional career with 18 knockouts.

On the other side, Castano is coming off a substantial win over Patrick Teixeira in which outboxed his opponent in almost every round. The 31-year-old became a World Champions after just 13 matches enters this showdown with a 17-1 record. Castano has racked up 12 knockouts as well.

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