- Islam Makhachev is +230 to win by submission against Charles Oliveira at UFC 280.
- The oddsmakers see a finish here with this fight not going the distance having -350 odds.
- We review the latest UFC props for betting on Oliveira vs Makhachev.
Charles Oliveira will defend his 155-pound title on Oct. 22nd. Headlining a massive UAE Card against the boogie man of the lightweight division Islam Makhachev. Betting on the moneyline offers some value, as the fight is priced competitively enough from online sportsbooks. If you are looking for more bang for your buck, we have some juicy UFC 280 prop bets to dive into.
Oliveira vs Makhachev Props
|Oliveira by Decision||+1000|
|Makhachev by Decision||+340|
|Oliveira by TKO/KO||+460|
|Makhachev by TKO/KO||+600|
|Oliveira by Submission||+350|
|Makhachev by Submission||+230|
|Over 2.5 Rounds||+145|
|Under 2.5 Rounds||-175|
Makhachev by Submission +230
There is no denying Islam Makhachev is a force to be reckoned with. He poses a real threat to Oliveira who has been taken down multiple times in his UFC career, “Do Bronx” also has a 58% takedown defense that will need to be higher when Makhachev shoots with a 88% takedown accuracy.
The Russian lightweight has 10 submission victories, giving his win ratio 45% by submission. The last time we saw Oliveira lose by submission was in 2016, when he suffered back-to-back guillotine choke losses to Anthony Pettis and Ricardo Lamas. Betting on Makhachev to submit Oliveira at +230, would net $230 on a $100 wager.
Oliveira by Submission +350
When it comes to pulling off submission upsets, Charles is the man. His UFC championship has been nothing short of highlight exchanges and finishes. The Brazilian lightweight champion has pulled of two rear-naked choke wins in his last two bouts against Justin Gaethje and Dustin Poirier.
He’s won 61% of his fights by submission and has longer odds +350 than Makhachev to win by submission, netting a cool $350 on a $100 prop bet.
Under 2.5 Rounds -175
Betting the over/under prop in any UFC fight can be tricky. At UFC 280, the chances are more favorable that Oliveira vs Makhachev will end before the midway point of the second round. Oliveira’s coming off a 1st round finish and is a fast starter. Whereas Makhachev’s last two fights haven’t gone past the first round. You can bet $175 on under 2.5 rounds to bet $100.
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UFC 280 Main Card Odds
UFC 280 is stacked and with two title fights and an explosive no.1 bantamweight title contender bout between Petr Yan and Sean O’Malley, there are many ways to bet.