Betting Trends: Best Numbers To Cash In Big With Your UFC Picks

Swinging Johnson

Thursday, April 14, 2016 12:23 PM GMT

Over the course of the next few months there will be major throwdowns in the UFC and here we discuss the UFC odds and where to get the sharpest numbers.

Searching for the Best Numbers
Below we will review several upcoming cards and the UFC odds that accompany them. It is paramount to any successful gambling strategy that you do your due diligence and go shopping for the best numbers.

If you have to lay the lumber then make sure it's the lowest out there or if you're determined to include a live dog in your UFC picks then squeeze all the juice you can out of those offshore bookmakers. Because in the world of MMA the lines can vary wildly so be smart and get the best price.

Below we will review the major UFC events and in parentheses you will see the best line available, as of this writing, on both the favorite and the underdog and where to find them. Keep your eyes peeled for these lines listed at premium sportsbooks because the lines do change and it is up to you to get the best available number.

*NL signifies no line currently available.

UFC on Fox 19 - April 16th
Main Card (8 PM ET on Fox)

Rashad Evans (+175 at Pinnacle.com) vs. Glover Teixeira (-199 at Pinnacle.com)
Dan Henderson (+275 at BetOnline.com) vs. Lyoto Machida (-321 at Pinnacle)
Darrell Horcher vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov - NL
Rose Namajunas (-205 at Bovada.com) vs. Tecia Torres (+180 at Bookmaker.com)

 

Under Card (6 PM ET on Fox)
Michael Chiesa (+145 at BetOnline.com) vs. Beneil Dariush (-158 at Pinnacle.com)
Bethe Correia (+161 at Bookmaker) vs. Raquel Pennington (-170at BetOnline.com)
Court McGee vs. Santiago Ponzinibbio - NL
Hacran Dias (+105 at Bovada) vs. Cub Swanson (-118 at Pinnacle.com)

 

Preliminary Card (4 PM ET on Fight Pass)
John Dodson (-475 at Bookmaker.com) vs. Manny Gamburyan (+400 at Pinnacle.com)
Randy Brown vs. Michael Graves - NL
Drew Dober vs. Islam Makhachev - NL
Oluwale Bamgbose vs. Cezar Ferreira - NL
Omari Akhmedov vs. Elizeu Zaleski - NL

 

UFC 197 - April 23rd
Main Card (10 PM ET PPV Only)

Ovince Saint Preux (+420 at Pinnacle.com) vs. Jon Jones (-470 at BetOnline.com)
Demetrious Johnson (-385 at BetOnline.com) vs. Henry Cejudo (+325 at BetDSI)
Edson Barboza (+146 at Pinnacle.com) vs. Anthony Pettis (-155 at Bookmaker.com)
Andre Fili (+130 at Pinnacle.com) vs. Yair Rodriguez (-145 at BetOnline.com)
Rafael Natal (+280 at BetOnline.com) vs. Robert Whittaker (-327 at Pinnacle.com)

 

Under Card (8 PM ET on FS1)
Chris Kelades vs. Sergio Pettis - NL
Danny Roberts vs. Dominique Steele - NL
Carla Esparza vs. Juliana Lima - NL
Glaico Franca vs. James Vick - NL

 

Preliminary Card (6:30 PM ET on Fight Pass)
Walt Harris vs. Cody East - NL
Clint Hester vs. Marcos Rogerio de Lima - NL
Efrain Escudero vs. Kevin Lee - NL

 

UFC Fight Night 87 - May 8th
Main Card (FOX Sports 1 - Times not available as of this writing)
Alistair Overeem (-200 at BetDSI.com) vs. Andrei Arlovski (+175 at Pinnacle.com)
Stefan Struve (-170 at Pinnacle.com) vs. Antonio Silva (+150 at BetOnline.com)

 

Under Card (FOX Sports 1/UFC Fight Pass)
Gunnar Nelson (+165 at Pinnacle.com) vs. Albert Tumenov (-187 at Pinnacle.com)
Rustam Khabilov (-215 at BetOnline.com) vs. Chris Wade (+185 at BetOnline.com)
Nick Hein (-220 at BetDSI.com) vs. Jon Tuck (+190 at BetOnline.com)
Yan Cabral vs. Reza Madadi - NL
Magnus Cedenblad vs. Garreth McLellan - NL
Leon Edwards vs. Dominic Waters - NL
Francimar Barroso vs. Nikita Krylov - NL
Heather Jo Clark vs. Karolina Kowalkiewicz - NL
Kyoji Horiguchi vs. Neil Seery - NL
Germaine de Randamie vs. Anna Elmose - NL