The odds have now been updated at the sportsbooks for Wrestlemania XXVIII, and John Cena is still favored to beat The Rock in their grudge match at Sun Life Stadium in Miami on Sunday.
At Cena is listed as a -280 favorite against The Rock on the current WWE wrestling odds; The Rock is pegged as the +220 underdog for the matchup as he returns to action.
There are seven other matches on the card for Wrestlemania XXVIII this weekend, including The Undertaker as the -900 favorite against Triple H (+550), and Sheamus as the -300 favorite against Daniel Bryan (+240).
As well, Chris Jericho is listed at -125 against CM Punk (-105), with Cody Rhodes at -125 against Big Show (-105), and Randy Orton a big -600 favorite against Kane (+400) on the Wrestlemania odds.
Team Johnny is then the -135 favorite on the WWE odds against Team Teddy (+105), with the tag team of Kelly Kelly and Maria Menounos favored at -200 over Beth Phoenix and Eve (+160) in the Divas match.
Wrestlemania XXVIII Odds at :
John Cena -280
The Rock +220
The Undertaker -900
Triple H +550
CM Punk -105
Chris Jericho -125
Daniel Bryan +240
Cody Rhodes -125
Big Show -105
Randy Orton -600
Team Teddy +105
Team Johnny -135
Kelly Kelly & Maria Menounos -200
Beth Phoenix & Eve +160
The event is nearly a year away, but the sportsbooks have odds posted on what could be wrestling’s biggest night ever.
And just as the sad day that marked the passing of former champion Randy Macho Man Savage arrived for fans, it was revealed that champion John Cena is a huge favorite to beat The Rock in his return to action.
Should Cena remain champion until the April 2012 date, the fight will be for his championship belt.
opened Cena as a -200 favorite. The Rock, as famous for his acting gigs as Dwayne Johnson as for his wrestling career, is a +150 underdog. That means a $100 wager on The Rock would pay out $150 in profit.
The event is scheduled for April Fool’s Day 2012 at Miami’s Sun Life Stadium.
Wrestlemania XXVII was just a smashing success and and other online sportsbooks had odds posted on that event as well.