Punters with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au have thrown their support behind Conor McGregor winning UFC 205 since Monday.
- Punters have strongly supported Conor McGregor to win UFC 205.
- Eddie Alvarez had held 56% of the book but now holds only 30%.
- McGregor has shortened in the betting from $1.67 into $1.62.
Eddie Alvarez had been holding 56% of total wagers but Notorious now holds 70% of the total money and has been cut from odds of $1.67 into $1.62.
Alvarez is now out to odds of $2.30 from $2.21 while the bout is not expected to go the distance at odds of $1.30.
“After their showing at the prefight press conference we’re set for a blockbuster clash on Sunday and punters firmly believe McGregor has the winning edge,’’ said sportsbet.com.au’s Will Byrne.
Markets courtesy of sportsbet.com.au
UFC 205 – Match Winner
$1.62 Conor McGregor (in from $1.67)
$2.30 Eddie Alvarez (out from $2.21)
Will the fight go the distance?