# How do betting odds in UFC work?

## How do betting odds in UFC work?

American UFC Betting Odds In terms of UFC betting, the positive number represents how much you would win on a \$100 bet on the fight’s underdog, and the negative number would represent how much you’d have to bet to win \$100 if you chose the favored fighter.

What does over 1.5 mean in UFC betting?

If you place an Under 1.5 rounds bet, you will win if the bout will end after less than two rounds. An Over 1.5 rounds bet can earn you a huge payout if the bout ends after two or more rounds, depending on the odds.

How do you read betting odds?

With betting, odds are defined in terms of money and \$100 is usually the standard amount. If the odds have a minus, that means you have to wager that amount to win \$100. If the odds have a plus, that means you’ll win that amount of money if you win the wager. For example, let’s say the odds are -150.

### What do negative odds mean in UFC?

The favorite’s odds are accompanied by a negative (-) sign. They represent the amount of money you need to wager to win \$100. For example, if the odds on a favorite fighter are -200, that means that you have to put \$200 to win \$100 (\$100 profit on an initial stake of \$200, meaning total payout is \$300).

What does +200 mean for odds?

When odds are expressed with a + or a – followed by a number, they are American money line odds: +200 signifies the amount a bettor could win if wagering \$100. If the bet works out, the player would receive a total payout of \$300 (\$200 net profit + \$100 initial stake).

What is over 2.5 rounds in MMA?

Over/unders in UFC betting look similar to other sports, but they’re unique in that the “. 5” actually means halfway through the round. If you bet over 2.5 rounds, the fight does not need to go three full rounds for you to win the bet.

#### What is UFC Round betting?

Definition of Round Betting In sports betting, “round betting” is a type of bet that you can place on boxing or mixed martial arts events. With round betting, you are choosing: 1) the round that the fight will end in. and: 2) the person who will end the fight as the winner.

How do Las Vegas odds work?

Negative numbers are reserved for the favorite on the betting line and indicate how much you need to stake to win \$100. Conversely, positive numbers are attached to the underdog and refer to the amount you could win if you bet \$100. If you are certain of a winner, you stand to make more money on positive odds.

What are +450 odds?

So, a -450 number would mean that you would have to bet \$450 in order to win \$100 in profit back. On the other hand, an odds number with a “plus” in front of it means that the team or player is an underdog.

## Is the plus or minus the favorite?

A “minus” (-) preceding the number indicates a favorite. A “plus” (+) preceding the number indicates an underdog. Example: Bet No.