Story by MMAWeekly.com, Odds from BetEagle.com
Our sponsors at BetEagle.com have officially released the latest odds for next week’s UFC 60 card from Los Angeles. Here’s how the oddsmakers have broken down the fights.
UFC 60, May 27th
Staples Center, Los Angeles, California
MATT HUGHES -300
ROYCE GRACIE +250
-Hughes opens up as the favorite at -300, which means you would have to bet $300 to win $100. Gracie is at +250, which means that you would only have to bet $100 to win $250.
BRANDON VERA -360
ASSUERIO SILVA +280
-This was a big surprise to most people, as the casinos in Las Vegas had Vera as a slight favorite over Silva, but BetEagle has Vera as a big favorite at -360. It will be interesting to see where this line goes between now and May 27th.
DEAN LISTER -265
ALESSIO SAKARA +215
-This was another surprise, as the Vegas casinos had this fight almost as a pick ‘em, and actually had Sakara as the very slight favorite. BetEagle.com has Lister as a good-sized favorite at -265, compared to Sakara at +215.
GABRIEL GONZAGA -330
FABIANO SCHERNER +260
-Gonzaga is a solid favorite over Scherner in a UFC heavyweight fight.
MIKE SWICK -135
JOE RIGGS +105
-This line has opened up as the closest one on the card. Swick is a small favorite over Riggs.
DIEGO SANCHEZ -600
JOHN ALESSIO +400
-Diego Sanchez is easily the biggest favorite on the card to win his fight. If you like the underdog, John Alessio, there is plenty of money to be made if you’re right.
MELVIN GUILLARD -330
RICK DAVIS +260
-BetEagle.com has Ultimate Fighter veteran Melvin Guillard as a solid favorite over Rick Davis at -330.
JEREMY HORN -325
CHAEL SONNEN +255
-Jeremy Horn opens as a fairly big favorite over Chael Sonnen.