The 2021 Tokyo Olympics have reached the medal rounds of the boxing schedule, and Thursday will bring us another men’s medal. There are seven fights on the Thursday card, airing early in the morning in the United States.
The card wraps with the men’s featherweight gold medal when Duke Ragan (USA) and Albert Batyrgaziev (ROC) meet up at 2:35 a.m. ET. DraftKings Sportsbook is offering odds on all seven fights and Batyrgaziev is -215 favorite over Ragan, who is a +175 underdog.
The biggest favorite on Thursday’s card is Kellie Harrington (IRL) over Sudaporn Seesondee (THA) in a women’s lightweight bout. Harrington is -600 while Seesondee is +425. The closest line is for the men’s flyweight bout between Galal Yafai (GBR) and Saken Bibossinov (KAZ). Yafai is a -115 favorite while Bibossinov is a -105 underdog.
Full Olympic Boxing schedule for Thursday, August 5th (all times ET)
Women’s Lightweight (57-60kg) Semifinals
Kellie Ann Harrington (IRL) vs. Sudaporn Seesondee (THA), 1 a.m.
Beatriz Ferreira (BRA) vs. Mira Marjut Johanna (FIN), 1:15 a.m.
Men’s Flyweight (48-52kg) Semifinals
Ryomei Tanaka (JPN) vs. Carlos Paalam (PHI), 1:30 a.m.
Galal Yafai (GBR) vs. Saken Bibossinov (KAZ), 1:48 a.m.
Men’s Middleweight (69-75kg) Semifinals
Oleksandr Khyzhniak (UKR) vs. Eumir Marcial (PHI), 2:03 a.m.
Hebert Sousa (BRA) vs. Gleb Bakshi (ROC), 2:18 a.m.
Men’s Featherweight (52-57kg) Gold Medal Bout
Duke Ragan (USA) vs. Albert Batyrgaziev (ROC), 2:35 a.m.