There is very little time left until the main sporting event of October – the fight of Khabib Nurmagomedov against Justin Gaethje as part of the fight evening in Abu Dhabi UFC 254. Bookmaker lines have been open for several months already. The forecasts favor Khabib, and, according to experts, the American fighter has the least chance of creating a sensation. This is confirmed by the coefficients: during the month, the odds for Khabib’s victory fell from 1.45 to 1.25.
According to Russian betting company “Liga Stavok”, a week ago 98.59% of all bets were placed on the victory of Nurmagomedov and only 1.41% on Gaethje’s success. But on the eve of the battle, the situation changed significantly. The bookmakers took in a decent stream of betting on Highlight and the ratio changed. It turns out that 90.10% of all players believe in Khabib, and 9.90% believe in Justin.