UFC 259 Odds, Schedule & TV Channel: Israel Adesanya Strong Favorite in Light Heavyweight Title Fight vs. Jan Blachowicz

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Josh Hedges/Zuffa LLC. Pictured: UFC middleweight champion Israel Adesanya.

Dana White is going big for this UFC 259 card. This Saturday night, fans will be treated to 15 fights, including three title fights all on the same card.

Undefeated bantamweight champion Petr Yan will make the first defense of his title against the electric No. 1-ranked contender Aljamain Sterling in the first title fight of the night.

Amanda Nunes is next up as she looks to secure her 12th consecutive win and ninth title fight win against challenger Megan Anderson in the co-main event of the night.

The card will be headlined by two belt holders, light heavyweight champ Jan Blachowicz and Middleweight champ Israel Adesanya for the 205-pound crown.

The action kicks off Saturday 6 p.m. ET on ESPN+ with six early prelim fights then switches to ESPN for four more prelim bouts at 8 p.m. ET before the five-fight main event on Pay-Per-View.

You can check out the odds and schedule for all the action below.

Odds updated as of Saturday morning and via DraftKings.

UFC 259 Odds

Early Preliminary Card

  • ESPN+
  • 6 p.m. ET

Bantamweight fight: Mario Bautista vs. Trevin Jones

Bautista odds-240
Jones odds+190
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-177/+131

Lightweight fight: Uros Medic vs. Aalon Cruz

Medic odds-177
Cruz odds+144
Over/Under 1.5 rounds-134/+100

Women's Strawweight fight: Livinha Souza vs. Amanda Lemos

Souza odds+190
Lemos odds-240
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-286/+205

Welterweight fight: Sean Brady vs. Jake Matthews

Brady odds-225
Matthews odds+175
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-215/+155

Light Heavyweight fight: Kennedy Nzechukwu vs. Carlos Ulberg

Nzechukwu odds+200
Ulberg odds-250
Over/Under 1.5 rounds-167/+125

Flyweight fight: Tim Elliott vs. Jordan Espinosa

Elliott odds-121
Espinosa odds+100
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-200/+150
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Preliminary Card

  • 8 p.m. ET

Flyweight fight: Rogerio Bontorin vs. Kai Kara-France

Bontorin odds+110
Kara-France odds-136
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-215/+155

Catch weight fight: Joseph Benavidez vs. Askar Askarov

Benavidez odds+110
Askarov odds-143
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-235/+170

Bantamweight fight: Yadong Song vs. Kyler Phillips

Song odds-167
Phillips odds+135
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-167/+125

Bantamweight fight: Dominick Cruz vs. Casey Kenney

Cruz odds+110
Kenney odds-137
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-265/+190

Main Card

  • 10 p.m. ET

Light Heavyweight fight: Thiago Santos vs. Aleksandar Rakic

Santos odds+125
Rakic odds-167
Over/Under 1.5 rounds-152/+115

Lightweight fight: Islam Makhachev vs. Drew Dober

Makhachev odds-455
Dober odds+340
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-155/+125

Bantamweight fight: Petr Yan (c) vs. Aljamain Sterling

Yan odds-134
Sterling odds+103
Over/Under 3.5 rounds-139/+105

Women's Featherweight: Amanda Nunes (c) vs. Megan Anderson

Nunes odds-910
Anderson odds+580
Over/Under 1.5 rounds-134/+100

Light Heavyweight title fight: Jan Blachowicz (c) vs. Israel Adesanya (c)

Blachowicz odds+187
Adesanya odds-235
Over/Under 2.5 rounds-148/+110

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