Ngannou opens as betting favorite over champ Miocic

A heavyweight championship match has been pegged for UFC 220 on Jan. 20 in Boston. Following his first-round destruction of Alistair Overeem at UFC 218 last weekend, Cameroon’s Francis Ngannou will challenge Stipe Miocic for his belt, according to reports. No one deserves the shot more than Ngannou who is unbeaten inside the octagon with … Read more

Legal Sports Betting in the U.S. May be Closer than you Think

Betting on sports – that includes MMA – has been illegal in the United States ever since PASPA, a piece of legislation meant to “protect the integrity of sports”, has effectively banned it in almost all states. The same happened to online gambling in 2006, when US laws made it illegal for banks to process … Read more

Namajunas underdog against Jedrzejczyk at UFC 217

It’s not surprising that UFC strawweight champ Joanna Jędrzejczyk (-440) is the betting odds favorite with U.S. Sportsbooks over Rose Namajunas (+350) going into their championship title fight at UFC 217 on Nov. 4. The question is, can Rose somehow upset Joanna Champion and do what no one else has yet been able to? The short answer … Read more

Full betting odds for UFC Fight Night 117

More crazy betting odds to examine taken right from oddsshark.com. UFC Fight Night 117 features an intriguing main event for sure. Former middleweight standout Yushin Okami squares off against perennial contender Ovince St. Preux, OSP for short. Okami is not surprisingly the underdog on paper but just may turn out to be the safe bet … Read more

Betting on UFC This August: Money vs. Notorious

There is no question that Conor McGregor has taken over the UFC betting world. Four years ago, the Irishman was cashing in welfare checks, living mostly off his parents and girlfriend. But sure enough, hard work at the gym turned into an indomitable will to take over the fight game, which McGregor certainly did – … Read more

UFC Betting Eyes Up Contender Series 5

Players betting on UFC this August may have a hard time finding events to wager on. The UFC has taken a slight hiatus in August, withholding from hosting any PPV events, Fight Nights, or even UFC on Fox. However, UFC sportsbook fans can still wager on some thrilling in-cage fighting, all thanks to Dana White’s … Read more

Miocic odds favorite over dos Santos in rematch

Current Betting Line for UFC 211 Heavyweight Championship Stipe Miocic -125 vs. Junior dos Santos +105 UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic (16-2) will rematch former champ Junior dos Santos (18-4) when the two face-off on May 13 at UFC 211 at American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. Oddsmakers currently have Miocic a slight favorite over dos … Read more

Cub Swanson huge betting favorite over Artem Lobov at UFC Fight Night 108

Featherweights Cub Swanson (24-7) and Artem Lobov (13-12-1, 1 NC) square off Saturday evening in Nashville, Tennessee in the main event at UFC Fight Night 108 from Bridgestone Arena. The event will broadcast live on FS1, with prelims on FS2 and Fight Pass. Swanson is currently ranked No. 4 in the 145-pound weight division, while … Read more

Should ‘Wonderboy’ Be Favored Over Woodley at UFC 209?

Their first fight ended in a majority draw, so of course they had to give us the sequel. UFC 209: Woodley vs. Thompson 2 goes down March 4 at the shiny new T-Mobile Arena on the Las Vegas Strip, and the Welterweight title fight between Tyron Woodley and Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson should be a doozy. … Read more

UFC on FOX 23 betting odds: Shevchenko and Cerrone slight favorites

UFC on FOX 23 takes place Saturday, Jan. 28 from the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colo. Top women’s bantamweights Valentina Shevchenko and Julianna Pena will battle in the main event to see who becomes the next challenger to Amanda Nunes’s 135-pound title. Also, Donald “Cowboy” Cerrone will battle “Gamebred” Jorge Masvidal in a welterweight showdown … Read more