UFC Fight Night Magomedov vs. Strickland Market Report: Main Event Seeing Two-Way Action
Photo by Chris Unger/Zuffa LLC. Pictured: Michael Morales.
It's expected to be an action-packed night for the UFC as they prepare for UFC Fight Night: Magomedov vs. Strickland at the UFC Apex.
Let's take a look to see where the betting action is trending.
Nursulton Ruziboev and Brunno Ferreira kick off the main card. Ferreira has moved from a -190 favorite to -225. He appears to be garnering sharp attention as he's getting 48% of the bets, accounting for 71% of the handle at BetMGM.
Benoit Saint-Denis fights Ismael Bonfim in a lightweight bout. Bonfim has gone from a -275 favorite to -300 while getting 25% of the tickets and 29% of the handle at BetMGM.
Ariane Lipski fights Melissa Gatto in the lone women's fight on the main card. Gatto opened at -165 and has jumped up to -250. Gatto is getting 50% of the bets and 75% of the money at BetMGM.
Max Griffin fights the undefeated Michael Morales in a battle of welterweights. Morales' odds have shifted from -210 to -250 at BetMGM. The 14-0 man is getting 31% of the tickets and 41% of the money.
Grant Dawson fights Damir Ismagulov in the co-main event; this is expected to be one of the closest fights on the card. After opening at -155, Ismagulov is down to a -115 favorite. He's getting 50% of the bets and 75% of the tickets.
Finally, the main event between Abusupiyan Magomedov and Sean Strickland is seeing lots of two-way action. Strickland opened as a -190 favorite and is down to -150 at BetMGM. He's getting 57% of the bets and 54% of the handle.
Picks: Brunno Ferreira (-225) and Michael Morales (-250)