UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov Betting Preview & Odds

A hard-hitting contest between third seeded heavyweight Curtis Blaydes and number seven ranked Alexander Volkov will headline this weekend’s explosive MMA card on ESPN.

For the fourth time in as many weeks, the Ultimate Fighting Championship opens the doors of the UFC APEX facility to host a hard-hitting heavyweight matchup between number three ranked Curtis Blaydes and seventh seeded Alexander Volkov. Both fighters enter the contest with momentum on their side, as Blaydes is undefeated in his last three bouts, while Volkov is coming off an impressive win over rising star Greg Hardy.

Capping off the Las Vegas, Nevada card for UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov is a featherweight match of Josh Emmett and Shane Burgos, a women’s bantamweight bout between Raquel Pennington and Marion Reneau, and a welterweight contest pitting Belal Muhammad against Lyman Good. Also in the main card will be Jim Miller, who — by the time the bell rings in his catchweight fight opposite Roosevelt Roberts — will tie Donald Cerrone for the most Octagon appearances in UFC history.

Who to Bet on UFC on ESPN 11?

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In terms of determining who or which fight to bet on during UFC on ESPN 11, some of the most notable names on the card include Raquel Pennington, whose seven wins in the division is second only to women’s bantamweight champ Amanda Nunes’ 11. Curtis Blaydes, meanwhile, is on the heels of a three-fight winning streak, with his last victory being a second round TKO over former heavyweight titleholder Junior dos Santos.

UFC on ESPN: Blaydes vs. Volkov Betting Tips and Odds

Pre-fight odds on sports betting aggregator Ohmbet have the aforementioned Curtis Blaydes as a heavy favourite at 1.26 over Alexander Volkov’s 3.90. In the co-main event, veteran Josh Emmett is a slight underdog at 2.30 to the 1.62 of Shane Burgos.

As for the rest of the main card fights on UFC on ESPN 11, Ohmbet places the 43-year-old Marion Reneau (2.43) as an underdog versus Raquel Pennington (1.56), the same goes with Lyman Good (2.06) in his matchup against Belal Muhammad (1.76). The lone catchweight contest opens the card with Roosevelt Roberts (1.40) as the favourite in his bout opposite a record-seeking Jim Miller (2.95).

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