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UFC 215 midweek betting odds: Shevchenko favored over champion Nunes

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Check the betting odds for Saturday’s UFC 215, as Demetrious Johnson is largely favored over 125-lb title challenger Ray Borg, and Amanda Nunes is the underdog to 135 title challenger Valentina Shevchenko

The betting odds are in for this Saturday’s UFC 215, as the defending flyweight champion, Demetrious Johnson (-1250), is once again a massive favorite over his opposition, as he faces Ray Borg (+800) in the main event. The UFC bantamweight belt will be up for grabs in the co-main event, as the challenger Valentina Shevchenko (-130), is favored over the champ, Amanda Nunes (-110/+110), in their high stakes rematch. Of course, Mighty Mouse is the heaviest favorite on the entire card with his astronomical -1250, thus making his opposition in Borg the card’s largest underdog at +800. A couple of fighters are riding both sides of the moneyline at UFC 215; Amanda Nunes (-110/+110) as she faces Shevchenko (-130), and Tyson Pedro (-105/+105) as he takes on Ilir Latifi (-125). Another pick’em bout on the horizon, will be the Jeremy Stephens vs. Gilbert Melendez matchup, where both competitors are clocking in at -110, respectively.

Saturday’s UFC 215 main card will air live on Pay-Per-View at 10:00 P.M. ET with the prelims starting at 8:00 P.M. ET on FS1. The Exclusive Fight Pass prelims will begin at 6:30 P.M. ET.

Check out the UFC 215 betting odds, courtesy of OddsShark.com:

Movement courtesy of BestFightOdds.com:

Demetrious Johnson vs. Ray Borg: Flyweight Title

The current, and only, flyweight king, Demetrious Johnson, began his UFC 215 betting life as a the card’s heaviest favorite at -800. Even as a mega fav, the betting public still found value in Mighty Mouse, and has since sent his line out even further to a bloated, but not surprising, -1250. Little to no action has been seen for Ray Borg, resulting in his underdog line doubling from +400 up to +800.

Adriano Martins vs. Kajan Johnson: Lightweight

Adriano Martins opened up on the 5Dimes betting site, as a solid favorite at -260, before an immediate surge shot him out to a heavy line of -440. Martins’ counterpoint, Kajan Johnson, started his UFC 215 betting life at +180, before the wagers on his opponent catapulted him up to a fat ol’ dog line of +350.

Be sure to check back in with Bloody Elbow to catch the final betting odds on fight day, as the moneylines tend to shift a bit following the weigh-ins. All of your event coverage including play-by-play, results, highlights, and more can be found right here at BloodyElbow.com. Happy hunting!

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