Here is the UFC 286 : Leon Edwards vs. Kamaru Usman odds breakdown.
UFC 286 is headlined with a trilogy at stake between welterweight champ, Leon Edwards (20-3), and Kamaru Usman (20-2) who looks to avenge his knockout loss. The event will take place at the 02 Arena in London, England where several UK fighters will display their skill and pride to overtake the English crowd for hopefully numerous victories.
The co-main event for the night will be two lightweights gunning for a position to be the next contender in play for the title when Justin Gaethje (23-4) faces Rafael Fiziev (12-1).
The champion, regardless of fighting at home opened up as a significant underdog and while the betting lines are closing in his favor he is still against the odds at (+205). The former champion who ran through the division with dominance and tallied 5 title defenses is currently the favorite going into the title fight at odds of (-250). A prop bet indicates the fight will go the distance with odds of (-170).
The slugfest between the strikers in the co-main event has No. 6 ranked lightweight Rafael Fiziev as the betting favorite with odds at (-225), meanwhile, the two-time title challenger and No. 3 ranked Justin Gaethje is placed at (+175). While the majority of the bouts have respectable betting lines, the biggest favorite on the card by a large margin is Muhammed Mokaev at (-800) who faces newcomer Jafel Filho with odds of (+550).
Other interesting betting lines that involve UK fighters include Gunnar Nelson favored at (-375) who will share the octagon with Bryan Barberena at (+280), and the surging flyweight Casey O'Neill that has favorable odds at (-185), while the UFC veteran, Jennifer Maia is listed as an underdog at (+150). Jack Shore also returns after suffering his first loss against Makwan Amirkhani with Shore closing as the second biggest favorite on the card at (-550) and Amirkhani at (+390)
According to BetMGM, the closest betting line on the card is the bout between Chris Duncan (-105) and Omar Morales (-115), which is essentially a pick'em.
UFC 286: Leon Edwards vs Kamaru Usman full betting odds
Leon Edwards (+205) vs Kamaru Usman (-245)
Justin Gaethje (+175) vs Rafael Fiziev (-225)
Gunner Nelson (-375) vs Bryan Barberena (+280)
Jennifer Maia (+150) vs Casey O'Neill (-185)
Marvin Vettori (-275) vs Roman Dolidze (+210)
Jack Shore (-550) vs Makwan Amirkhani (+390)
Chris Duncan (-105) vs Omar Morales (-115)
Sam Patterson (-275) vs Yanal Ashmoz (+225)
Muhammad Mokaev (-800) vs Jafel Filho (+550)
Lerone Murphy (-185) vs Gabriel Santos (+150)
Christian Leroy Duncan (-225) vs Duško Todorović (+180)
Jake Hadley (-400) vs Malcolm Gordon (+300)
Joanne Wood (-185) vs Luana Carolona (+150)
Jai Herbert (+165) vs Ludovit Klein (-210)
Juliana Miller (-450) vs Veronica Macedo (+340)