“UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida” Betting Odds

Written by Tom Ngo
November 25th, 2011

UFC Light Heavyweight Jon Jones1

If you weren’t able to score that 42″ television for $200 at Best Buy early this Black Friday morning, it’s time to start looking towards a different means at being able to provide Christmas gifts this year.

Thankfully, the Gambling Gods have released the early investment options for “UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida.” The December 10th event features a light heavyweight title scrap between champion Jon Jones (Pictured) and Lyoto Machida.

It will cost you a pretty penny if you intend to bet on Jones, because the division’s reigning king is a whopping 5-to-1 favorite to retain his crown against the Brazilian. Machida, on the other hand, checks in as a 3-to-1 longshot to dethrone “Bones.”

The Air Canada Centre in Toronto hosts the 205-pound affair.

Here are the available wagering lines for UFC 140 (Courtesy of BetUS):

Favorite (-) Underdog (+)

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira -180
Tito Ortiz +150

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira +220
Frank Mir -300

Lyoto Machida +300
Jon Jones -500

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