Although the Gambling Gods possess an inordinate amount of might, money talks and right now it’s telling the powers that be to significantly lower the betting line for Fedor Emelianenko before they lose the farm.
MMA’s Terminator was an early 10-to-1 favorite to extend his winning streak to 28 when he meets Fabricio Werdum tonight inside the HP Pavilion in San Jose, Ca. However, it appears everyone loves an underdog, as the cash has been moving quickly in Werdum’s favor.
Tonight’s first preliminary bout starts at approximately 8PM ET/5PM PT, with the Showtime broadcast kicking off at 10PM ET/PT. Don’t forget to check back with 5thRound.com throughout the evening for our LIVE coverage of the night’s scraps.
Here are the latest betting lines for “”Strikeforce: Fedor vs. Werdum”, courtesy of Bodog.com:
Josh Thomson -500
Pat Healy +325
Cung Le -340
Scott Smith +260
Cristiane Cyborg Santos -1500
Jan Finney +750
Fabricio Werdum +375
Fedor Emelianenko -575