MMA Betting – UFC Betting, MMA Line Movement, Line Posting
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) enthusiast viewership has burst across North America with the industry leader being the UFC: Ultimate Fighting Championship. With the phenomenal growth of MMA, we have also seen a rise in betting options on MMA as Sportsbooks attempt to satisfy the betting demand by the general public. Why wager your friend at odds on a lopsided fight when you get accurate chances at a Sportsbook and great payouts by betting on the underdog.
How to Bet on MMA?
Most online Sportsbooks will place lines on MMA beneath their Sportsbook merchandise category. You would then search for MMA lines. Many novels who post lines around the UFC will also carry lines on other important MMA organizations such as Affliction, Dream, WEC, EliteXC or any particular MMA PPV occasions. Provided that there is a requirement the major online Sportsbooks will place betting lines.
A MMA lineup (called a gambling line) is submitted as a Moneyline odds in American Odds. A Moneyline bet usually means that you are picking who’ll win the fight. The payout odds will be displayed in American Odds. The major online Sportsbooks will give you a choice to display odds in European, American or Fractional.
For example, UFC Ultimate Fight Night 14 Line displayed in American Odds:
Anderson Silva -500
James Irvin + 350
The betting line shows that Anderson Silva is a heavy favorite to beat James Irvin. You would have to wager $500 to win $100 on Anderson Silva because he is the heavy favorite. If you like the underdog, bet $100 on James Irvin also it would pay out $350. The betting odds are a payout ratio and also you don’t need to bet $100. Your bet will payout based on the payout ratio.
In MMA anything could happen. It only takes a single punch. That is why it’s so exciting to wager on MMA. The underdog always has a puncher’s chance. There have been some great underdog payouts and upsets in MMA. Gabriel Gonzaga Vs. Mirko Cro Cop – who can forget that high kick to the head. Matt’The Terror’ Serra Vs George’Rush’ St. Pierre Part 1 – Superman punch and among the biggest upsets in MMA. Quinton Rampage Jackson Vs Forrest Griffin – The UFC reality star turns champ in a grind out choice. The best thing about the MMA is that the fights are fairer and transparent than boxing because many of the fights are ceased by knockout or submission. You can observe the action right in front of you. The most fascinating thing is having activity (i.e. a bet) on all of the fighters on the televised card and yelling your head off at the bar with your buddies or on a PPV on your big screen.
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