Where To Bet on UFC 254

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Mixed martial arts is one of the world's fastest growing sports, as the sport has made tremendous inroads into new markets such as Australia, Sweden and Canada over the past decade.

Betting on the UFC has proven to be very popular with sports bettors, as a thorough knowledge of the sport can give a person an advantage over the bookmakers, especially when it comes to preliminary card fights. A gambler with a thorough knowledge of preliminary card fighters can use this information to exploit some pretty wildly priced lines.

Betting on an MMA fight is a thrilling experience and could enhance the viewing experience.There are multiple ways that people can bet on the UFC, including outright winner, round betting and method of finish props.

Lines can move wildly shortly after a fight is announced and during the time between weigh-ins and when the fight takes place. In addition, a fighter's popularity can dramatically swing a line, as evidenced by the tremendous amount of wagering that takes place on every Conor McGregor fight. These are all things to keep in mind when you look to place your bets.


Gamblers have a wide assortment of different things that they can bet on in a UFC fight, including:

1. Who will win.
2. How long the fight will last.
3. How the fight will end.
4. Which round the fight will end in.
5. Who will land the most significant strikes.

The draw of the UFC is that you really don't know what could happen on any given night, which creates the potential for some very big underdogs winning. This is obviously appealing to gamblers.


UFC 254: Nurmagomedov vs Gaethje

UFC 254 on Saturday, October 24th will feature the return of Khabib Nurmagomedov.

Khabib will be looking to defend his Lightweight title against challenger Justin Gaethje in the main event.

Khabib enters this fight as the clear favourite, as he still hasn't lost in the UFC, or even come close to losing for that matter.

The co-main event will feature a Middleweight fight between former champion Robert Whittaker and Jared Cannonier.

Khabib will be looking to utilize his second-to-none wrestling in this fight, while Gaethje will be trying desperately to keep the fight standing.

Let's take a look at the current betting odds for this fight, courtesy of Bet365:

Source: Bet365
Time Stamp: October 6th, 2020 2:20 pm EST
Odds Subject to Change

Khabib Nurmagomedov, 1.36
Justin Gaethje, 3.25

As you can see, the oddsmakers aren't giving Gaethje much of a chance of winning this fight.

Where To Bet on UFC

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