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Bellator 208 betting odds: Fedor Emelianenko favored to finish Chael Sonnen

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Bellator 208 takes center stage this Saturday (October 13th) and will be capped off with a legends bout that will determine who advances into the finals of Bellator’s Heavyweight Grand Prix, and gets a shot to be crowned the promotion’s 265-pound champion. Bloody Elbow has your betting odds!

The main event of the evening has Fedor Emelianenko moderately favored to advance into the next round, with a moneyline of around -275. His opponent Chael Sonnen is sporting a stout underdog tag of around +215. The oddsmakers even have Fedor favored to finish his foe, as there is a prop bet of ‘Emelianenko wins inside the distance’ with a line of -165. On the flipside, ‘Sonnen wins inside the distance’ hits at a heavy underdog mark of +500.

In the co-main event, former UFC lightweight champion Benson Henderson is substantially favored, with a moneyline around -450, to pick up back-to-back wins for the first time in his Bellator career. Standing across from Bendo will be sizable underdog Saad Awad, who looks to cash in on a +325 moneyline to extend his winning streak to five-straight.

Bellator 208 has a pair of pick’em bouts on the books. Cheick Kongo can be found at both plus and minus odds, ranging from -110 up to +113, as he takes on fellow UFC vet and Bellator newcomer Timothy Johnson. Johnson currently sits at around the -135 mark. Bellator’s former middleweight champ Alexander Shlemenko and Fedor Emelianenko’s protege Anatoly Tokov can both be found at favored odds for their 185-pound matchup, with Shlemenko sitting around -120 and Tokov teetering around -110.

Opening up the main card will be the widest available betting line for the entire event. Henry Corrales is massively favored with a moneyline of around -550, while Andy Main sits as the card-high underdog at around +375. Whether or not this bout ends early comes to us at pick’em odds, with ‘Fight goes to decision’ at -140 and ‘Fight doesn’t go to decision’ at +100.

Bellator 208 takes place this Saturday, October 13th, and will air live on the Paramount Network at 9:00 P.M. ET. The prelims will begin at 7:00 P.M. ET.

Check out the Bellator 208 betting odds, courtesy of OddsShark.com:






For an in-depth breakdown of each Bellator 208 tilt, check out The MMA Vivisection with Bloody Elbow’s own Zane Simon, Vic Rodriguez, and Eddie Mercado. Stay glued to Bloody Elbow for all of your event coverage including play-by-play, results, highlights, and more! Happy hunting!


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