Opening Odds

August 9th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

Glory 56 takes place Friday, August 10th at the 1stBank Center in Broomfield, Coloradio. .The main event sees Glory light heavyweight champion Artem Vakhitov (19-5) put his belt on the line against challenger Danyo Ilunga (58-13). Pereira has an 8-1 record in Glory and has won six straight fights, winning the title at Glory 28…

August 7th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 16 takes place Tuesday, August 7 at the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the odds for the card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series 16 Opening Odds Greg Hardy -280Tebaris Gordon +200 Bobby Moffett -430Jacob Kilburn +310 Joseph Lowry -245Devonte…

August 5th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Tito Ortiz fights arch rival Chuck Liddell in a trilogy match later this year for Golden Boy Promotions’ MMA debut event. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for this third fight between the two legends, and here they are. MMA Futures Opening Odds Tito Ortiz -180Chuck Liddell +140 And here are my thoughts…

August 3rd, 2018
James Lynch

CES 51 takes place at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island on Friday (Aug. 3, 2018) at 7pm ET live on AXS TV. Lightweight champion Nate Andrews defends his title against D’Juan Owens in the main event.  Andrews (13-1) is currently riding a seven-fight win streak including a submission victory over Chris Padilla at…

July 31st, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 227 takes place Saturday, August 4 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the complete card, and here they are, along with my initial thoughts on them. UFC 227 Opening Odds TJ Dillashaw -135Cody Garbrandt -105 Demetrious Johnson -475Henry Cejudo +325 Renato Moicano -165Cub Swanson…

July 30th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 15 takes place Tuesday, July 31 at the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the odds for the card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series 15 Opening Odds Roosevelt Rogers -475Garrett Gross +325 Mitchell Sipe -285Don’Tale Mayes +205 Ian Heinisch -365Justin…

July 27th, 2018
James Lynch

LFA 46 takes place at Felker Field Hangar at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Newport News, Virginia on Friday (July 27, 2018) at 10pm ET live on AXS TV. LFA welterweight champion James Nakashima makes the first defense of his title against undefeated Kyle Stewart.  Nakashima (8-0) has been on the sidelines since September due to…

July 25th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

BetDSI has opened Tyron Woodley as a marginal favorite to defend his welterweight title against Darren Till at UFC 228, which will take place September 8, 2018 at the American Airlines Center in Dallas, Texas. The bout was announced late Tuesday evening. Woodley (18-3-1) earned the belt nearly two years ago with a first round knockout…

July 25th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 228 finally has its main event, and I’ll give my thoughts on this controversial booking in today’s MMA odds and ends. Tyron Woodley vs. Darren Till, UFC 228 UFC welterweight champion Tyron Woodley will look to make another successful title defense when he takes on Darren Till in the main event of UFC 228,…

July 24th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC on FOX 30 takes place Saturday, July 28 at Scotiabank Saddledome in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. UFC on FOX 30 Opening Odds Dustin Poirier -145Eddie Alvarez +105 Jose Aldo -135Jeremy Stephens -105 Joanna Jedrzejczyk -385Tecia Torres +265 Olivier Aubin-Mercier -120Alexander…

July 24th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Contender Series 14 takes place Tuesday, July 24 at the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series 14 Opening Odds Nick Newell -300Alex Munoz +220 Jim Crute -350Chris Birchler +250 Mike Davis -140Sodiq Yusuff +100…

July 20th, 2018
James Lynch

LFA 45 takes place at Morongo Casino Resort & Spa in Cabazon, California on Friday (July 20, 2018) at 10pm ET live on AXS TV. Former UFC welterweight Erick Silva headlines the card against Nick Barnes in a welterweight affair.  Silva (19-9) has lost four of his last five fights, including a unanimous decision loss…

July 19th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

BetDSI Sportsbook installed challenger Valentina Shevchenko as a massive favorite against current champion Nicco Montano in the women’s flyweight title fight at UFC 228 in Dallas on September 8. Montano’s odds make her the biggest opening underdog in UFC history for a defending champion. Matt Serra had the highest closing odds for a current titleholder, listed as a +430 underdog…

July 19th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

Glory 55 takes place Friday, July 20 in the Hulu Theater of Madison Square Garden in New York. Combat sports oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released odds for the card, and here are the opening odds courtesy of BetDSI. The main event sees Glory middleweight champion Alex Pereira (27-6) put his belt on the line in…

July 18th, 2018
Adam Martin.

PFL 4 takes place Thursday, July 19 at Nassau Colliseum in Long Island, New York. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. PFL 4 Opening Odds Lance Palmer -405Jumabieke Tuerxun +285 Andre Harrison -320Nazareno Malagerie +240 Jack May -140Francimar Barroso +100 Alexandre Almeida -165Steven Siler +125 Alex…

July 17th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 134 takes place Sunday, July 22 at Barclaycard Arena in Hamburg, Germany. The opening odds were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 134 Opening Odds Anthony Smith -175Mauricio Rua +135 Glover Teixeira -300Corey Anderson +220 Abu Azaitar -165Vitor Miranda +125 Marcin Tybura -175Stefan Struve +135…

July 16th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 13 takes place Tuesday, July 17 at the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are: Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 13 Opening Odds Austin Vandeford -140Angelo Trevino +100 Maycee Barber -300Jamie Colleen +250 Chibwikem…

July 14th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming featherweight superfight between UFC women’s featherweight champion Cris Cyborg and UFC women’s bantamweight champion Amanda Nunes was recently released by MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas at BetDSI. Here are the opening odds below: UFC Futures Opening Odds Cris Cyborg -220 Amanda Nunes +180 Kalikas also offered the following comments on…

July 13th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Bellator 202 takes place Friday, July 13 at WinStar World Casino & Resort in Thackerville, Oklahoma. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. Bellator 202 Opening Odds Julia Budd -400Talita Nogueira +280 Michael McDonald -130Eduardo Dantas -110 Chris Honeycutt -285Leo Leite +205 Valentin Moldavsky -530Ernest James +350…

July 12th, 2018
Adam Martin.

ONE Championship 77 takes place Friday, July 13 at Axiata Arena in Kuala Lampur, Malaysia. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. ONE Championship 77 Opening Odds Agilan Thani -230Zebaztian Kadestam +170 Tyler McGuire -270Luis Santos +190 Ariel Sexton -135Kota Shimoishi -105 Narantungalag Jadambaa -335Kazuki Tokudome +245…

July 11th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Bellator 203 takes place Saturday, July 14 at Foro Italico in Rome, Italy. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. Bellator 203 Opening Odds Patricio Pitbull -350Daniel Weichel +250 And here are my initial thoughts on the odds: – Thus far the only odds out for this…

July 10th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 133 takes place Saturday, July 14 at CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 133 Opening Odds Junior dos Santos -120Blagoy Ivanov -120 Chad Mendes -230Myles Jury +170 Marion Reneau -140Cat Zingano +100 Sage Northcutt -140Zak…

July 10th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 12 takes place Tuesday, July 10 at the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series 12 Opening Odds Kevin Aguilar -265Joey Gomez +185 Bevon Lewis -180Alton Cunningham +140 Ricardo Palacios -365Toby…

July 10th, 2018
Adam Martin.

MMA oddsmaker Nick Kalikas recently released the opening odds for the upcoming UFC heavyweight title fight between champion Daniel Cormier and challenger Brock Lesnar over at BetDSI. Here are the odds: UFC Futures Opening Odds Daniel Cormier -260Brock Lesnar +200 And here are my thoughts on the opening line between DC and Lesnar: What a…

July 8th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

BetDSI Sportsbook is offering odds on a potential UFC Heavyweight Title Fight between Brock Lesnar and Daniel Cormier. Cormier shocked the world Saturday night when he landed a short right hook coming out of the clinch that dropped record-breaking UFC Heavyweight Champion Stipe Miocic. Cormier pounced with ground and pound to earn a first round TKO…

July 4th, 2018
Adam Martin.

PFL 3 takes place Thursday, July 5 at Charles E. Smith Center in Washington, D.C. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the card, and here they are. PFL 3 Opening Odds Jake Shields -600Ray Cooper III +400 Abubakar Nurmagomedov -750Pavel Kusch +450 Rick Story -350Yuri Villefort +250 Shamil Gamzatov -420Eddie Gordon +300…

July 3rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the upcoming UFC women’s strawweight title fight between champion Rose Namajunas and challenger Jessica Andrade were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks. This is one of the best women’s MMA fights in quite some time, and worth examining in greater detail. UFC Futures Opening Odds Rose Namajunas -140Jessica Andrade +100 Here…

June 30th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 227 takes place Saturday, August 4 at Staples Center in Los Angeles, California. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the betting odds for the main card portion of the event, and here they are. UFC 227 Main Card Opening Odds TJ Dillashaw -135Cody Garbrandt -105 Demetrious Johnson -475Henry Cejudo +325 Derek Brunson -180Antonio Carlos…

June 29th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Hex Fight Series 14 takes place Saturday, June 30 at Melbourne Pavilion in Melbourne, Australia. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the full odds for the card, and here they are. Hex Fight Series 14 Opening Odds Aidan Aguilera -175Josh Togo +135 Brayden Graham -130Ryan Robertson -110 Jordan O’Connor -130Mitchell Birkett -110 Mohammad Alavi -160Sy…

June 29th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Titan FC 50 takes place Friday, June 29 at Xtreme Action Park in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. The card takes place on UFC Fight Pass, and it is headlined by two title fights. The main event sees Titan FC lightweight champion Raush Manfio attempt to make a second-straight title defense of his belt when he takes…

June 29th, 2018
Adam Martin.

ONE Championship 75 takes place Friday, June 29 at Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon, Myanmar. The opening odds for the card were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are. ONE Championship 75 Opening Odds Aung La Nsang -320Ken Hasegawa +240 Leandro Issa -365Roman Alvarez +255 Rafael Nunes -190Tetsuya Yamada +150 Sagetdao Petpayathai…

June 28th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Bellator 201 takes place Friday, June 29 at Pechanga Casino Resort in Temecula, California. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the odds for the card, and here they are. Bellator 201 Opening Odds Ilima-Lei Macfarlane -475Alejandra Lara +325 Saad Awad -265Ryan Couture +185 Valerie Letourneau -215Kristina Williams +165 Juan Archuleta -245Robert Peralta +175 And here…

June 28th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The Ultimate Fighter 27 Finale takes place Friday, July 6 at The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the odds for the card, and here they are: The Ultimate Fighter 27 Opening Odds Israel Adesanya -120Brad Tavares -120 Barb Honchak -170Roxanne Modafferi +130 Julian Marquez…

June 28th, 2018
James Lynch

LFA 44 takes place at Comerica Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona on Friday (June 29, 2018) at 9pm ET live on AXS TV. A pair of top welterweights clash in the main event as Arizona Combat Academy standout Matthew Frincu clashes with Christian Aguilera.  Frincu (12-3) has won five of his last six fights, with his…

June 27th, 2018
Adam Martin.

XFN 11: Back To The O2 Arena takes place Thursday, June 28 at O2 Arena in Prague, Czech Republic. The offshore sportsbooks recently released full odds for the card, and here they are: XFN 11: Back To The O2 Opening Odds Karlos Vemola -350Patrik Kincl +250 Petr Knize -600Gregor Herb +400 Tomas Kvapil -675Dennis Poborsky…

June 27th, 2018
Adam Martin.

BAMMA Fight Night London: McKee vs. Brazier takes place Thursday, June 28 at York Hall in London, England. The opening odds for the card were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks, and here they are. BAMMA Fight Night London: McKee vs. Brazier Opening Odds Terry Brazier -185Rhys McKee +145 Chi Lewis Parry -825Lukasz Paroblec +475…

June 26th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for the future UFC welterweight title unification bout between Tyron Woodley and Colby Covington were released released by the offshore sportsbooks. This is a big fight, and one worth writing about. UFC Futures Opening Odds Tyron Woodley -150Colby Covington +110 Here are my initial thoughts on the bout: This is one heck…

June 25th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 11 takes place Tuesday, June 26 at UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The opening odds for the card were recently released by the offshore sportsbooks. Here they are: Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series 11 Opening Odds Antonina Shevchenko -300Jaimelene Nievara +220 Austin Tweedy -165Te Edwards +125 Greg…

June 23rd, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC 226 takes place Saturday, July 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the complete betting odds for the card, and here they are along with my initial thoughts on them. UFC 226 Opening Odds Stipe Miocic -170Daniel Cormier +140 Max Holloway -180Brian Ortega +140 Francis Ngannou -230Derrick Lewis…

June 22nd, 2018
Adam Martin.

ONE Championship 74: Pinnacle of Power takes place Saturday, June 23 at Studio City Event Center in Macau, China. The offshore sportsbooks recently released odds for some of the fights on the card, and here they are. ONE Championship 74 Opening Odds Adriano Moraes -475Geje Eustaquio +325 Ev Ting -420Koji Ando +300 Xiong Jing Nan…

June 21st, 2018
James Lynch

LFA 43 takes place at Beaumont Civic Center in Beaumont, Texas on Friday (June 22, 2018) at 9pm ET live on AXS TV. Two time LFA title challenger Brendan Allen looks to bounce back against Larry Crowe in the main event.  Allen (8-3) is coming off another failed bid for the LFA middleweight title as…

June 21st, 2018
Adam Martin.

PFL 2 takes place today (Thursday, June 21, 2018) at the Chicago Theater in Chicago, Illinois. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the odds for the entire card, and here they are. PFL 2 Opening Odds Will Brooks -425Luiz Firmino +305 Kayla Harrison -305Brittney Elkin +225 Brian Foster -185Ramsey Nijem +145 Ronny Markes -260Sean O’Connell…

June 19th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Contender Series 10 takes place Tuesday, June 19 at the UFC Gym in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the full odds for the card, and here they are along with my thoughts on them. Dana White’s Contender Series 10 Opening Odds Matt Sayles -180Yazan Hajeh +140 Anthony Hernandez -260Jordan Wright…

June 16th, 2018
Adam Martin.

A number of upcoming notable three-round UFC fights have had odds opened for them recently. Here they are, along with my thoughts on the bouts. UFC 226: Miocic vs. CormierSaturday, July 7 at T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada Francis Ngannou -230Derrick Lewis +170 Michael Chiesa -150Anthony Pettis +110 Initial thoughts: Ngannou (11-2) had a meteroic…

June 16th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Cage Warriors 94 takes place Saturday, June 16 at Lotto Arena in Antwerp, Belgium. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened the odds for the card, and here they are. Cage Warriors 94 Opening Odds Brian Bouland -140Ilia Topuria +100 Jai Herbert -160Erdi Karatas +120 And here are my thoughts on the Cage Warriors 94 opening odds:…

June 15th, 2018
Adam Martin.

The opening odds for several UFC main event fights have been released recently by the offshore sportsbooks. Here they are, along with my initial thoughts on these five-round fights. UFC Fight Night 133: JDS vs. IvanovSaturday, July 14 at CenturyLink Arena in Boise, Idaho Junior dos Santos -120Blagoy Ivanov -120 Initial thoughts: Dos Santos (18-5) is…

June 15th, 2018
James Lynch

CES 50 takes place at Twin River Casino in Lincoln, Rhode Island on Friday (June 15, 2018) at 7pm ET live on AXS TV. The vacant bantamweight title – left by current UFC 135-pound fighter Andre Soukhamthath – is up for grabs in the main evnt as Dinis Paiva battles Andre Ewill. Pavia (11-6) has…

June 14th, 2018
Adam Martin.

UFC Fight Night 132 takes place Saturday, June 23 at Singapore Indoor Arena in Kallang, Singapore. The offshore sportsbooks recently opened up the full odds for the card, and here they are. UFC Fight Night 132 Opening Odds Donald Cerrone -155Leon Edwards +115 Tyson Pedro -120Ovince Saint Preux -120 Jessica-Rose Clark -170Jessica Eye +130 Li…

June 11th, 2018
Adam Martin.

Dana White’s Contender Series 9 takes place Tuesday, June 12 at the UFC Training Center in Las Vegas, Nevada. The offshore sportsbooks recently released the opening odds for the full card, and here they are. Dana White’s Contender Series 9 Opening Odds Alonzo Menifield -600 Dashawn Boatfield +400 Chris Curtis -600 Sean Lally +400 Austen…

June 11th, 2018
Brian Hemminger

Dana White’s Tuesday Night Contender Series returns for its second season tomorrow (Tuesday, June 12, 2018) with five fights between top prospects looking for an opportunity to make it to the big show. If a fighter wins impressively, White will sign them to the Ultimate Fighting Championship. BetDSI is offering props and odds for the…

June 8th, 2018
James Lynch

LFA 42 takes place at Branson Convention Center in Branson, Missouri on Friday (June 1, 2018) at 9pm ET live on AXS TV. Former LFA welterweight champion Derrick Krantz faces former Victory FC champion Kassius Kayne in the main event.  Krantz (21-10) is coming off a unanimous decision win over Artenas Young at Rite of Passage…