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Best Bets for UFC 221: Underdogs, Props & Parlays

The UFC returns to Australia with UFC 221, headlined by an interim-title showdown Involving middleweights Luke Rockhold and Yoel Romero.

The co-main event comes with a tilt between New Zealander Mark Hunt and 26-year-old Curtis Blaydes.
The Best Bets for UFC Fight Night 125 of last week went 2-1. (The John Dodson scrap was canceled.) That pushes our general record to 18-11, however we dropped a little money a week, decreasing our overall benefit down to $66.33. (Perhaps I need to go back and read my 6 Tips for Successful MMA Betting?)
Time to contact our lucrative ways with the best bets for UFC 221.
Jussier Formiga (20-5) can grapple and contains among the best back games in the business. He is an absolute leech if he gets his hooks in. But though Formiga has a better body of work against some world-class men in the division, it’s difficult to bet against rising star Ben Nguyen (16-6).
“Ben 10” has improved certain aspects of his game, such as scrambling and takedown defense, to be able to keep his struggles standing. Why? He will knock his opponent’s head off because if his struggles stay upright. He’s a title contender who UFC reduction came in what was a slobber-knocker of a struggle, into Louis Smolka.
This +100 moneyline for Nguyen at BetOnline is a wonderful round number.

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