Sports Betting King Logo

Friday, October 24, 2014



 
FRONT PAGE
ARCHIVES
BETTING TERMS
NET WORTHS
PROMOTIONS
TWITTER
INTERNATIONAL
RSS FEED








September 22nd, 2011

Can "Rampage" Stop Jones?





UFC 135 Poster - small - Jon Jones vs. Quinton Jackson UFC 135: "Jones vs Rampage" is set to take place at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado this Saturday. The event will be headlined by Jon "Bones" Jones looking to successfully defend his title for the first time against Quinton "Rampage" Jackson.

Let's take a look at the odds for this event and give our picks/analysis:

(Odds Courtesy of Bodog)

Jon Jones, -600

Quinton Jackson, +400

Pick: Quinton Jackson, +400

Do I think that Quinton Jackson will win this fight? Not necessarily.

Do I think that Jon Jones at -600 is ridiculous? Absolutely.

In my opinion, there is a great deal of value in picking Jackson at +400. His weight is not an issue (as it was for the Rashad Evans fight, for instance) and he seems to be extremely motivated. Jackson has put in a 13 week camp for this fight, and by all accounts is in fantastic shape.

Jon "Bones" Jones is an immensely talented fighter, and he should win this fight. However, I believe that Jackson has a good chance of clipping Jones with a hook and winning this fight. Jackson has great TDD and is an excellent boxer. I'm going with the upset here..

--

Matt Hughes, +400

Josh Koscheck, -600


Pick: Matt Hughes, +400

We're taking another massive underdog? That's right. If Jackson or Hughes manages to pull off a victory, then we will score a nice profit for the night. I like the odds of at least one of these guys winning.

Josh Koscheck is coming off of a long layoff after having his face caved in by GSP at UFC 124. In addition to the long layoff, Koscheck also took this fight on just 19 days notice.

All things being equal, Koscheck would win this fight 9 out of 10 times. However, with a long layoff and after taking the fight on such short notice, I'll take Hughes for the upset.

--

Nate Diaz, -250

Takanori "The Fireball Kid" Gomi, +190


Pick: Nate Diaz, -250

Diaz is coming off of two straight losses (MacDonald and Dong Hyun Kim) and desperately needs a victory. Gomi is coming off of a loss to Clay Guida at UFC 125.

Diaz desperately needs this win, and I believe that he will get the win via submission.

--

Ben Rothwell, -340

Mark Hunt, +260


Pick: Mark Hunt, +260

Mark Hunt is tough as nails and is certainly in the twilight of his career. Rothwell is coming off of a unanimous decision win over Gilbert Yvel.

Rothwell would win this fight more often than not, but I'll take the former K-1 star as he will always have a puncher's chance. In my opinion, the value is with Hunt here.

--

Travis Browne, -450

Rob Broughton, +300


Broughton should get crushed here, but taking Browne at -450? Not a chance. Again - the value is with the underdog here.



UFC 135 Poster - Large - Jon Jones vs. Quinton Jackson



Most Recent Articles

Kansas City Royals vs. San Francisco Giants - Matchup - Team Logos
Posted on: October 21st, 2014 5:17 pm EST
Kansas City Royals Are Slight Favourites To Beat San Francisco Giants
UFC 179 - Event Poster - Aldo vs. Mendes 2
Posted on: October 19th, 2014 7:52 pm EST
Jose Aldo vs Chad Mendes II Odds
Bayern Munich FC - Logo
Posted on: October 17th, 2014 7:47 pm EST
Bayern Munich Looks To Move Well Ahead of Pack In Bundesliga Action on Saturday
Kansas City Royals - Official Logo
Posted on: October 15th, 2014 8:23 pm EST
Kansas City Royals Currently Better Than Even Money To Win World Series
The King is reporting on the latest from the Sportsbook world
Posted on: October 13th, 2014 6:32 pm EST
Las Vegas Sports Books Miss Out on Major Payday Following Broncos, Cardinals Covers





TOP SPORTSBOOK PROMOS

Bet365100% BONUS
William Hill100% BONUS
Stan JamesFREE 10 Bet
Ladbrokes50 Free Bet
Bwin100% BONUS
SkybetFree £10 Bet
Paddy Power£50 Free Bet
Titanbet$//50 Free



RECENT ARTICLES

Kansas City Royals Are Slight Favourites To Beat San Francisco Giants

Jose Aldo vs Chad Mendes II Odds

Bayern Munich Looks To Move Well Ahead of Pack In Bundesliga Action on Saturday

Kansas City Royals Currently Better Than Even Money To Win World Series

Las Vegas Sports Books Miss Out on Major Payday Following Broncos, Cardinals Covers

Dallas Cowboys: The 4-1 Team That Nobody Believes is a Contender

England Massive Favourite Over San Marino in Euro 2016 Qualifying Match

Who Will Win The NHL's Presidents' Trophy This Season?

Seattle Seahawks vs Washington Redskins MNF Odds

Napoli Current Favourites To Win 2014/15 Europa League


A babe is juggling a football in shorts

NET WORTH

Lionel Messi



BETTING DICTIONARY

Dutching

Void Bet

Scorecast Betting

Martingale System

Visiting Underdog

Relegation

Grand Salami

Opening Line

Taking the Points

Added Game


The King is bouncing a basketball


PROMOS

Ladbrokes Promotion Code

World Cup 2014 Betting Guide

Titanbet Bonus Code

Bet365 Bonus Referrer Code

Paddy Power Bonus

Bwin Bonus

William Hill Promo Code

Stan James Free Bet



INTERNATIONAL

Bono Bwin

Промокод William Hill





Sports-King.com - Copyright 2014, All Rights Reserved