UFC Odds: Kamaru Usman Opens as Betting Favorite Against Jorge Masvidal

Jorge Masvidal opens as a (-225) underdog in a potential clash with Kamaru Usma (-175). Masvidal now favors a fight against Usman for the welterweight title. Is Masvidal being overlooked by the oddsmakers as an underdog? As the dust settles after UFC 246, many potential challengers face welterweight champion Kamaru Usman. The oddsmakers now favorContinue reading “UFC Odds: Kamaru Usman Opens as Betting Favorite Against Jorge Masvidal”

UFC Auckland Odds: Dan Hooker Slight Betting Favourite Against Paul Felder

Dan Hooker is a (-130) betting favourite against underdog challenger Paul Felder (+110). Felder is #6 ranked lightweight while Hooker is #7. Both fighters have an almost identical Striking Accuracy of 43-44%, who will have the advantage at UFC Auckland? The UFC is travelling to Auckland, New Zealand on Febuary 23, as Paul “The IrishContinue reading “UFC Auckland Odds: Dan Hooker Slight Betting Favourite Against Paul Felder”

Curtis Blaydes heavily favoured over Junior dos Santos for UFC Raleigh

Curtis Blaydes is the betting favourite (-250) against the underdog Junior dos Santos (+210). Blaydes has won two fights in a row, while JDS was on a three-win fight streak until it was snapped by Francis Ngannou in his last bout. We review Blaydes odds trends and ponder has JDS still got it? Junior dosContinue reading “Curtis Blaydes heavily favoured over Junior dos Santos for UFC Raleigh”

Opening UFC Odds: Derrick Lewis vs Ilir Latifi set for Heavyweight Clash

Derrick Lewis opens as the betting favorite (-250) against underdog challenger Ilir Latifi (+190). Lewis is coming off a win over Blagoy Ivanov, while Latifi is on a two-fight losing skid. This will be Latifi’s first fight as he moves up in weight from light heavyweight to heavyweight. A heavyweight slug fest is on tapContinue reading “Opening UFC Odds: Derrick Lewis vs Ilir Latifi set for Heavyweight Clash”

Khabib Nurmagomedov Opens as Early Betting Favorite Over Tony Ferguson for 2020 Title Fight

UFC lightweight champion Khabib Nurmagomedov is the betting favorite (-250), against #1 contender Tony Ferguson (+210). This fight has been scheduled multiple times and due to injuries and weight cuts never transpired. Both fighters are on a 12-win fight streak in the UFC and this time the bout is targeted for April 18, 2020. TheContinue reading “Khabib Nurmagomedov Opens as Early Betting Favorite Over Tony Ferguson for 2020 Title Fight”

Oddsmakers favour Jon Jones in potential UFC fight against Stipe Miocic at heavyweight

The UFC brass are reportedly considering a match-up between former UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic and current light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones at heavyweight. Stipe Miocic (18-3) is the record-holder for most consecutive successful defences of the UFC heavyweight title, he is still in the discussion as one of the greatest heavyweights of all time –Continue reading “Oddsmakers favour Jon Jones in potential UFC fight against Stipe Miocic at heavyweight”

UFC 238 Opening Betting Odds: Tatiana Suarez Favoured over Nina Ansaroff

The battle of the strawweights will be contested at UFC 238, as two important fights were announced for the division. Future star Tatiana Suarez (7-0) will face off against Nina Ansaroff, meanwhile Katlyn Chookagian will take on Scottish Muay Thai specialist Joanne Calderwood. Suarez has been touted as a future title contender ever since winningContinue reading “UFC 238 Opening Betting Odds: Tatiana Suarez Favoured over Nina Ansaroff”