UFN 29: Maia vs. Shields odds


UFC Fight Night 29: Maia vs. Shields
Wednesday, October 9, 2013
Jose Correa Gymnasium
Barueri, Brazil

Main Card (FOX Sports 1, 7 p.m. ET)
Demian Maia (-275) vs. Jake Shields (+235)
Erick Silva (-260) vs. Dong-Hyun Kim (+220)
Thiago Silva (-360) vs. Matt Hamill (+300)
Mike Pierce (-290) vs. Rousimar Palhares (+245)
Fabio Maldonado (-150) vs. Joey Beltran (+130)
T.J. Dillashaw (-240) vs. Raphael Assuncao (+200)

Prelim Card (FOX Sports 1, 5 p.m. ET)
Yan Cabral (-285) vs. David Mitchell (+205)
Ildemar Alcantara (-350) vs. Igor Araujo (+250)
Iliarde Santos (-160) vs. Chris Cariaso (+120)
Alan Patrick (-290) vs. Garett Whiteley (+210)

How Fight Odds Work

Unlike a spread on a football game where one team is getting a certain amount of points (ex. Saints +7), in MMA fights the line on the game is what's called a money line.
Demian Maia (-275)
Jake Shields (+235)

In this fight, Maia would be the favorite and at -275, meaning f you bet $275 on Maia and he wins, you'd profit $100. Maia  were to lose though, you'd lose the full $275.

If you were to bet on Shields at +235, if you bet $100 on Shields and he wins the fight, you will profit $235. If Shields were to lose the fight, you'd lose your original $100 bet.

Depending on how people are betting on the fights, the odds will shift from the moment they open up right up until the night of the fight.

Odds courtesy of MMAMania.

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Recent Comments »

SHOGUN250 site profile image  

10/7/13 11:57 AM by SHOGUN250

Dongbar and Cariaso anyone???

rockyrocks90 site profile image  

10/7/13 11:51 AM by rockyrocks90

I think he is better than Fabio in every facet including technical striking. I laid a hundo on beltran and im more sure of this than any other fight on the card

BrCutter site profile image  

10/7/13 11:13 AM by BrCutter

This is a great card to throw some money down on. I'm still reeling from Cain:JDS II, but I'm making my comeback.

Leck Brosnar site profile image  

10/7/13 11:07 AM by Leck Brosnar

Agreed, DHK being the best bet IMO. Shields is +400 for a decision that is quite good too and I think Beltran will use his wall 'n stall strategy like he did against Pokrajac.

bearockbrobama site profile image  

10/7/13 11:02 AM by bearockbrobama

Monday could be made on Shields, Dong, Beltran, and Assuncao