YouTube sensation Jake Paul will meet former MMA fighter and ONE welterweight champion Ben Askren in a scheduled eight-round cruiserweight bout on Saturday night. The main card is set for 9 p.m. ET from Mercedes-Benz Stadium in Atlanta. Paul is the -165 favorite (risk $165 to win $100), while Askren is priced at +140 (risk $100 to win $140) in the latest William Hill Sportsbook odds for Paul vs. Askren.
Before making any picks for Paul vs. Askren, you NEED to see the predictions from SportsLine combat sports expert Brandon Wise.
He specializes in picking main-card fights for UFC, which has enabled him to be profitable every year! In fact, Wise went a perfect 5-0 at UFC 239 and was 4-1 at both UFC 245 and UFC 249. He also nailed Khabib Nurmagomedov's destruction of Conor McGregor in 2018, Stipe Miocic's defeat of Daniel Cormier, Max Holloway's downfall in 2019 and Gaethje's TKO victory over Tony Ferguson in May of last year.
Wise, who is the combat sports editor for CBS Sports, also is an experienced boxing analyst. Just two weeks ago, Wise told SportsLine members to back Jamel Herring (+105) against Carl Frampton (-125) for the WBO junior lightweight title. Anyone who has followed Wise's combat sports selections is WAY UP!
For Paul vs. Askren, we can tell you Wise like the Under 5.5 rounds, but he has a much more confident pick on the winner and a STRONG play on a method of victory prop in what is expected to be a tightly contested bout. You ABSOLUTELY need to see Wise's picks before making any of your own!
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