Bellator 199 is going down this Saturday headlined by the next matchup in their heavyweight grand prix tournament. The marquee matchup has the promotion’s light heavyweight champion, Ryan Bader (-340), favored to beat King Mo, or Muhammed Lawal (+280). The winner of that bout will advance to face Matt Mitrione in the semis. The night’s co-main event will see Jon Fitch (-160) favored in his promotional debut to get over on dangerous knockout artist Paul Daley (+140).
The widest betting line of Bellator 199 involves the 2-1 prospect Aaron Pico, at a whopping -650 tag, taking on the 18-8 Bellator newcomer Lee Morrison. The night will see two true heavyweights on the billing, when the betting favorite Cheick Kongo (-190) meets underdog Javy Ayala (+165). Opening up the card, undefeated wrestling prospect Carrington Banks (-270) is strongly favored to defeat the skidding Adam Piccolotti (+230).
Saturday’s Bellator 199 can be seen on the Paramount Network at 9:00 P.M. ET with the prelims streaming online at 7:00 P.M. ET.
Check out the opening betting odds for the heavyweight GP main event Ryan Bader vs. King Mo, courtesy of OddsShark.com:
Check out the rest of the Bellator 199 main card betting odds, courtesy of BestFightOdds.com:
For an in-depth breakdown of each Bellator 199 bout, check out The MMA Vivisection with Bloody Elbow’s own Eddie Mercado, Zane Simon, and Vic Rodriguez. Stay glued to Bloody Elbow for all of your event coverage including play-by-play, results, highlights, and more! Happy hunting!