Joey Oddessa’s Corner – MMA fight Betting Odds

Want to get inside the head of the MMA oddsmaker who sets the tone for the entire industry? Welcome to Oddessa’s Corner, where renowned mixed martial arts and boxing linesmaker Joey Oddessa shares his thoughts on upcoming cards, his latest MMA fight odds, and gives you his picks and predictions for the biggest bouts on the board.

Twice a week, Joey Oddessa will pull back the curtain on the combat sports betting industry and give you the inside track on the oddsmaking process for his mixed martial arts fight odds, where the wiseguys are siding, and where you can find the best betting value before fight night. It’s all at Oddessa’s Corner.

The Sharp 600: UFC 221 betting primer and blueprint

Luke Rockhold and Yoel Romero headline a UFC 221 card that kicks-off in Perth, Australia on Saturday at 10:00pm eastern. For the best way to attack […]

UFC 226 odds: Stipe Miocic opens as favorite over fellow UFC champ Daniel Cormier, but …

The bigger man has opened as the favorite in the upcoming super fight between UFC champions Stipe Miocic and Daniel Cormier. As officials announced on Friday, […]

UFC 223 opening odds: Joanna Jedrzejczyk favored vs. champ Rose Namajunas, despite KO loss

It’s not quite like last time, but Joanna Jedrzejczyk is still the betting favorite against Rose Namajunas. Champ Namajunas (7-3 MMA, 5-2 UFC) will defend her […]

UFC 223 opening odds: Champ Tony Ferguson a firm underdog vs. Khabib Nurmagomedov

Tony Ferguson will enter UFC 223 as the champion but not as the favorite. UFC President Dana White, who recently said the fight would happen, today […]

UFC 222 opening odds: Champ Max Holloway favored big against Frankie Edgar

– It’s the story of Frankie Edgar’s career: Everybody underestimates him. That isn’t about to change. As MMAjunkie first reported and was later announced by the […]

The biggest sports and entertainment betting stories of 2017

It’s only a matter of days before 2017 is in the history books and with most gamblers knee-deep in handicapping bowl games and college basketball conferences, […]

Conor McGregor vs. Manny Pacquiao opening odds: ‘Notorious’ (no surprise) is underdog

While the UFC lightweight division remains in limbo, champion Conor McGregor has been fielding multiple challenges from the boxing world. The latest? Manny Pacquiao, who on […]

Bellator heavyweight grand prix opening odds: TBA favored over ‘King Mo,’ Sonnen, ‘Rampage’

Welcome to the wild world of multi-event MMA tournaments, where chaos often reigns supreme. Take for instance the Bellator MMA World Grand Prix 2018, where eight […]

Opening odds: Champ Cris Cyborg is a hefty favorite over Holly Holm at UFC 219

Can Holly Holm pull off another major upset? If so, some bettors could enjoy a small windfall. As UFC officials announced on Thursday, women’s featherweight champion […]

Sportsbooks rooting Oscar De La Hoya to be Conor McGregor’s next opponent

The list of fighters hoping to be the next to square off against UFC champion and boxing hobbyist Conor McGregor got a little longer and a […]