UFC 216 Betting: Ferguson vs Lee Odds

The UFC heads home to Las Vegas this weekend to try to bring some normalcy to the city with UFC 216: Ferguson vs Lee.

The headliner on the UFC 216 card is a bout for the interim UFC lightweight championship between Tony Ferguson and Kevin Lee. At Bovada Sportsbook, Ferguson is a -225 favorite, while Lee is a +175 underdog.

Ferguson enters the bout on a nine-fight winning streak. His overall record is 22-3 with nine wins by knockout and eight by submission. He last fought at The Ultimate Fighter Finale in November and defeated Rafael dos Anjos by unanimous decision as a +110 underdog.

Lee has won his last five fights and owns a record of 16-2 with one win by KO and eight by submission. His last fight was at UFC Fight Night 112 in June where he defeated Michael Chiesa by submission as a -160 favorite.

The co-main event at UFC 216 is a UFC flyweight title fight between champion Demetrious Johnson and challenger Ray Borg. They were originally supposed to meet up at UFC 215, but it was scrapped after Borg became ill. This time around Johnson is a huge -1200 favorite at Bovada Sportsbook, while Borg is a +700 underdog.

Johnson has won 12 straight fights and has successfully defended his title 10 times. He hasn’t lost in the Octagon since 2011. He is 26-2-1 with five wins by KO and 10 by submission. He last fought at UFC on Fox 24 in April and defeated Wilson Reis by submission as a -1100 favorite.

Borg owns an 11-2 record with one win by KO and six by submission. He last fought at UFC Fight Night 106 in March and defeated Jussier Formiga by unanimous decision as a -140 favorite.

Also on the fight card this weekend is a heavyweight bout between Fabricio Werdum and Derrick Lewis. Werdum is a -260 favorite at the sportsbook and Lewis is a +200 underdog.

Werdum is 1-2 in his last three bouts and his MMA record is 21-7-1 with six wins by KO and 10 by submission. His last fight was at UFC 213 in July where he lost to Alistair Overeem by majority decision as a +100 underdog.

Lewis had a six-fight winning streak snapped in his last fight and his record is 18-5-1 with 16 wins by KO. He last fought at UFC Fight Night 110 in June and lost to Mark Hunt by TKO as a -180 favorite.


 
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