Khabib Nurmagomedov puts his lightweight title on the line Saturday against Dustin Poirier in the main event of UFC 242. The 13-fight card takes place at The Arena in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. The champion is a -450 favorite (risk $450 to win $100), while the challenger is +360 (risk $100 to win $360) in the latest Nurmagomedov vs. Poirier odds.
Before you make any UFC 242 picks, you need to see the predictions from SportsLine MMA expert Kyle Marley. He won the first-ever "ToutMaster" UFC betting contest sponsored by MMAOddsBreaker and is in contention to win this year's contest. He also appears regularly on multiple MMA betting and DFS shows. Over the past year, $100 bettors who have followed Marley's picks are up more than $21,000!
At UFC Fight Night 157, Marley told SportsLine members to back Kai Kara-France (-260) against Mark De La Rosa (+220) in a flyweight matchup. Kara-France took a unanimous decision to give his followers another winner.
At UFC 241, Marley predicted that Nate Diaz (+110) would return from a three-year layoff to defeat Anthony Pettis by decision in a welterweight bout. Diaz came through with the upset, and Marley's followers picked up another easy winner. Anyone who has followed Marley is WAY up.
On Saturday at UFC 242, we can tell you Marley is backing Maribek Taisumov (-255) to get the best of Diego Ferreira (+215) in a lightweight bout on the main card.
"I like Taisumov as long as the fight stays standing, and I think he could get a knockout in any round," Marley told SportsLine.
Marley also has extremely confident picks locked in for Khabib vs. Poirier and every other bout on the stacked UFC 242 card. You ABSOLUTELY need to see his picks before making any of your own.
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