Mixed-Martial Arts & Combat Sports Trending Odds
Floyd Mayweather versus Conor McGregor kicked off a new fad in the world of combat sports: outlandish propositions that could actually become reality.
Sportsbooks have gotten in on the trend, often posting wagers on whether certain mega-fights will come to fruition, or whether certain fighters will cross over into new sports. But there’s a massive world of potential fights and outcomes out there, and they can’t cover them all. We fill in the gaps with our unique, in-house odds on trending MMA, boxing, and general combat sports topics.
Date: March 20, 2018
Odds Floyd Mayweather faces Conor McGregor in an MMA fight in 2018: 9/1
The rumors are out there, and so is the money, but it’s still a huge longshot.
O/U rounds of a Mayweather vs McGregor MMA fight: 0.5
If it does happen, it won’t last nearly as long as their boxing match, which went into the tenth round.
Location of a Mayweather vs McGregor MMA fight
|Las Vegas, Nevada||1/8|
Odds to win a Mayweather vs McGregor MMA fight
Outcome of a Mayweather vs McGregor MMA fight
*Outcomes exclude disqualification.
|McGregor wins by knockout (or stoppage/tap due to strikes)||2/3|
|McGregor wins by submission||11/5|
|McGregor wins by decision||19/1|
|Mayweather wins by knockout/stoppage due to strikes||40/1|
|Mayweather wins by decision||75/1|
|Mayweather wins by submission||499/1|
Most likely McGregor submissions vs Mayweather
O/U career MMA fights for Floyd Mayweather: 0.5
At 41 years old, “Money” isn’t embarking on a lengthy career in any sport, let alone one of the most gruelling on the planet.
Odds Mayweather faces someone other than McGregor in his first televised MMA fight: 3/2
If he’s smart, he’ll work his way up to the erstwhile UFC champ. If he’s greedy, which we know that he is, he’ll jump right in the deep end for the big-money fight with Notorious.