UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee is set to go down this Saturday night in Atlantic City, New Jersey so that means that Bloody Elbow is back to bring you the betting odds. The top of the billing will feature top-tier lightweights with the #6 Kevin Lee (-150) favored to best the #5 Edson Barboza (+140). Top featherweights are holding down the co-main event slot of the evening as the #3 Frankie Edgar (-225) is favored to win his rematch with the #4 Cub Swanson (+205). There are not many heavy betting favorites on the books for UFC Atlantic City, and eight of the twelve scheduled bouts involve the favored line clocking in at -175 or less, with the largest underdog of that lot not reaching above +160. The night will witness three bouts that do contain a sizable plus and minus line:
(-310) Justin Willis vs. Chase Sherman (+280)
(-325) Dan Hooker vs. Jim Miller (+295)
(-310) Magomed Bibulatov vs. Ulka Sasaki (+255)
According to the betting odds, Aljamain Sterling vs. Brett Johns is expected to be a tossup with both athletes clocking in at -105 a piece. We have two bouts in which one of the competitors can be found on both sides of the line. Siyar Bahadurzada can be had from -115 up to +110 versus Luan Chagas (-125), and Patrick Cummins is on deck from -105 up to + 120 against Corey Anderson (-135).
Saturday’s UFC Fight Night: Barboza vs. Lee main card will air live on FS1 at 10:00 P.M. EDT with the prelims starting at 8:00 P.M. EDT on the same station. The Exclusive Fight Pass prelims will begin at 7:30 P.M. EDT.
Check out the UFC Atlantic City betting odds, courtesy of OddsShark.com:
Movement courtesy of BestFightOdds.com:
Sterling started off his UFC Atlantic City betting life as an underdog at +110, but after a bit of activity, he now resides in the same spot as his opponent at -105. johns on the other hand, opened up as the betting favorite, but the action on his opponent has dropped him down to -105.
For an in-depth breakdown of each UFC Fight Night 128 tilt, check out The MMA Vivisection with Bloody Elbow’s own Zane Simon and Connor Ruebusch. Stay glued to Bloody Elbow for all of your event coverage including play-by-play, results, highlights, and more! Happy hunting!