Jon Jones Significant Favorite Over Glover Teixeira at UFC 172

Written by Tom Ngo
April 23rd, 2014

UFC Glover Teixeira

Glover Teixeira (pictured) fanboys have been barking for quite some time that reigning light heavyweight king Jon Jones would get knocked out if the two ever collided.

Well, UFC 172 is the perfect opportunity to put your money where your mouth is. The bonus is, you won’t have to risk too much cash to win a significant amount of loot.

Teixeira might be riding a 20-fight winning streak into their shootout, but the Gambling Gods have pegged the Brazilian as nearly a 4-1 longshot to dethrone “Bones.”

Jones, meanwhile, is a heavy 5.5-1 odds-on favorite to retain his title.

Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, Maryland hosts Saturday’s scraps.

Here are the lines for Jones vs. Teixeira:

Underdog (+) Favorite (-)

Glover Teixeira +375
Jon Jones -550

Gambling 101:

Bet $100 on Teixeira and he’s victorious, you win $375
Bet $550 on Jones and he’s victorious, you win $100

Don’t forget to follow @5thRound on Twitter, Facebook and Google+!