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UFC 253 final betting odds: Israel Adesanya remains the bookmakers’ favorite

Here are the final betting odds for UFC 253, where Israel Adesanya is favored to retain his middleweight title against Paulo Costa, and Dominick Reyes is projected to defeat Jan Blachowicz to win the vacant 205-pound belt.

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UFC 253 Tinder Predictions: Israel Adesanya vs. Paulo Costa

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UFC 253: Dominick Reyes vs. Jan Blachowicz Toe-to-Toe Preview - A complete breakdown

Phil and David break down everything you need to know about Reyes vs. Blachowicz for the interim LHW title at UFC 253, and everything you don’t about LHW’s evolutionary chart of champions.

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