UFC Betting Odds: Jorge Masvidal Opens As Slight Favourite Over Nate Diaz for UFC 244

Diaz Masvidal UFC Betting Odds
  • Nate Diaz came back with a bang at UFC 241 by dominating Anthony Pettis.
  • Diaz called out another fan favourite Jorge Masvidal.
  • Masvidal is the betting favourite (-115) vs Diaz the underdog (-105).

Nate Diaz ‘stockton slapped” Anthony Pettis around the ocatgon for three rounds on Saturday night at UFC 241, The two welterweights went toe to toe for three rounds, with Diaz ultimately securing the unanimous decision victory.

Nate Diaz stockon slaps Anthony Pettis

After the fight Diaz grabbed mic and called out Jorge Masvidal, which received a tremendous roar from the crowd in excitement. Masvidal himself was in attendance and looked delighted with the call out.

Nate Diaz vs Jorge Masvidal Odds

Nate Diaz-105
Jorge Masvidal-115

The oddsmakers at BetOnline set a tighter betting line here between Diaz and Masvidal for UFC 244. Diaz being the slight underdog, means you would have to bet $105 to profit. While, the resurrection of Masivdal’s MMA career has him as the betting favourite – bet $115 on Gamebred to win $100.

For the UFC this is the fight to make, they can market it as Diaz the West Coast Gangster vs Masvidal the Cuban Gangster or Cuban Jesus to you preferred liking.

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We believe the odds are actually a little closer then expected for this potential match-up, both fighters have a mixed record of multiple wins and losses. Most of Masvidal’s losses have come by way of split decision, that’s until recently.

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In the past year he’s knockout out Darren Till in London, then pulled off one of the best knockouts ever with a flying-knee to Ben Askren. If Diaz can make it into a dog fight as he has done recently, then Masvidal could be under pressure. Let’s hope the UFC make this fight official soon! Stay tuned to more MMA news and odds updates with Betting Insider Journal.