“UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida” Betting Odds (Main Bouts)

Written by Tom Ngo
December 6th, 2011

UFC Lyoto Machida

After watching four underdogs pull through at Saturday’s “The Ultimate Fighter 14 Finale,” betters have become extremely anxious to see which dark horses will win big for them next.

Thankfully, the Gambling Gods have released some of the investment options for this weekend’s “UFC 140: Jones vs. Machida” event in Canada. The card features a light heavyweight title scrap between Lyoto Machida (Pictured) and champion Jon Jones.

It will cost you a pretty penny if you intend to stack your chips on Jones. The reigning 205-pound king is an overwhelming 4.5-to-1 favorite to retain his crown against the Brazilian. Machida, on the other hand, checks in as a +325 longshot to dethrone “Bones.”

The Air Canada Centre in Toronto hosts the the UFC’s return trip up north.

Here are the wagering lines for Saturday’s main card (Courtesy of BetUS):

Favorite (-) Underdog (+)

Chan Sung Jung +300
Mark Hominick -400

Antonio Rogerio Nogueira -210
Tito Ortiz +165

Claude Patrick +115
Brian Ebersole -145

Antonio Rodrigo Nogueira +210
Frank Mir -280

Lyoto Machida +325
Jon Jones -450

Gambling 101:

Bet $450 on Jones and he wins, you win $100
Bet $100 on Machida and he wins, you win $325

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