It’s fight night for UFC 281, which will take place at New York City’s renowned Madison Square Garden.
The UFC middleweight champion, Israel Adesanya, defends his title against deadly knockout artist Alex Pereira in the main event. Let’s go see what the betting lines are indicating before we get to the action.
According to our midweek odds post, Israel Adesanya was a commanding -210 betting favourite over Alex Pereira, who was a +185 underdog. There hasn’t really been much change there, although we do have some supports.
The odds seem to favour this five-round wager reaching the scorecards, but not by much. The ‘yes’ option is favoured at -120 in the prop bet for “Fight to go the distance,” with a -110 comeback on the ‘no’ choice.
According to the betting odds, Izzy making a choice is the most likely outcome in this situation. Israel Adesanya To Win By Decision, an exotic wager, with a tiny plus line of +110.
Pereira is listed as having a higher chance of being knocked out than Adesanya by the oddsmakers.
The wager “Alex Pereira To Win By KO/TKO/DQ” is currently trending at +275, while the wager “Israel Adesanya To Win By KO/TKO/DQ” is slightly further out at +300.