MMA Betting

MMA betting is one of the fastest growing ways to bet on UFC fights. This type of betting offers many advantages over pre-fight odds.

In MMA, you can place wagers on the method of victory and in what round the fight will end. This can yield a high payout.

Over/Under bets

In MMA, over/under bets work similarly to boxing betting odds. The over/under bet is placed on whether the total number of points scored will be higher or lower than the set amount. This bet is commonly available at sportsbooks, but can also be placed in-game during the fight through live betting.

Over/under bets in MMA are often more lucrative than their counterparts in football and baseball because fighters tend to be more aggressive than their opponents. However, it is important to stay informed about the health of a fighter before placing a wager. Fighters may be injured in training camp or even during the fight itself and this can drastically alter their performance.

In-game MMA betting is one of the most popular forms of gambling on the sport and offers an advantage over prefight wagering. However, it is essential to understand how oddsmakers and public perception affect the pricing of a bet. This will allow you to make the most of your bets and improve your winning percentage.

Method of victory bets

When betting on MMA, Method of victory bets allow you to place a wager on how the fight will end. Unlike moneyline bets, these bets focus on the method of victory rather than who will win. They are also known as total rounds wagers. To win a Method of Victory bet, your fighter must win by knockout, submission, or DQ.

Knockout losses can be very damaging to a fighter, as they can cause them to lose confidence in their ability. This can lead to a lack of aggression and may even change their style inside the octagon.

Another popular type of MMA betting is Live Betting, which is offered during a fight. While most of the same betting options are available during a fight, there are some special bets that can only be placed during live action. These bets include Method of Victory, Round Betting, and OVER/UNDER bets. These bets are much more lucrative than standard moneyline bets.

DRAW bets

MMA betting has become a huge phenomenon worldwide, and it accounts for a decent percentage of total wagering handle. While it may seem simple enough to look at the odds and decide who will win, there are many other ways to bet on an MMA fight. Some bettors even make MMA parlays, in which they tie several bets together to increase their payouts.

One of the most popular types of MMA betting is on Over/Under bets, which allow you to place bets on how many rounds a fight will last. To win an OVER bet, the fighter must finish before or after the number of rounds stated in the over/under, such as the 2:30 mark in round 2. A losing OVER bet will return you -150 for every $1.00 you bet. A winning UNDER bet will return +130 for every $1.00 you bet. OVER/UNDER betting is available on all full card fights, but early prelims are not included.

Total rounds

MMMA betting is a relatively new wagering market at sportsbooks but it already accounts for a significant percentage of overall wagering handle. This is largely due to the popularity of the sport and its increasing profile among casual fans as well as sports betting enthusiasts.

In a total rounds bet you are wagering on the number of rounds the fight will last. A common line is +/- 1.5 rounds in three round fights and +/- 2.5 rounds in five-round bouts. You can also bet on whether the fight will go the distance, meaning that all scheduled rounds will be completed.

Method of victory bets are another popular type of wager. These bets predict how the fight will end, either by KO/TKO, submission, or decision from the judges’ scorecard. Grouped round bets are also available, allowing you to place a wager on specific rounds in the fight. The odds on these bets will vary depending on the fighters’ styles.