For the first time in forever, Alistair Overeem (Pictured) will be an underdog entering a mixed martial arts scrap. According to the Gambling Gods, champion Junior dos Santos will leave their heavyweight shootout with title in tow.
“Cigano” is pegged as a slight -165 odds-on favorite to retain his crown. Overeem, on the other hand, checks in just behind as a +135 underdog.
The 265-pound affair goes down at UFC 146. MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada hosts the May 26th shindig.
Here are the early wagering lines for 2Santos vs. Overeem (Courtesy of BetUS):
Underdog (+) Favorite (-)
Alistair Overeem +135
Junior dos Santos -165
Bet $100 on Overeem and he wins, you win $135
Bet $165 on dos Santos and he wins, you win $100