UFC 144 Main Event Odds Favor Frankie Edgar Over Ben Henderson

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The UFC moves to Japan for the first time since UFC 29 this weekend, with UFC 144 coming to Saitama Super Arena in Saitama, Japan.

The main event will feature a battle for the Lightweight championship between the current titleholder Frankie Edgar, and top contender Ben Henderson.

Edgar is the No.1 ranked lightweight and No.4 ranked pound-for-pound fighter according to Sherdog, and has successfully defended his title three-straight times, the last of which came in UFC 136 against Gray Maynard, won by knockout.

Oddsmakers believe that Edgar will defend his title for the fourth time at UFC 144 in Japan.

The Latest UFC 144 MAin Event Odds at Bovada Sportsbook have set Edgar as a -130 favorite to win.

But the odds are not very far apart, as Henderson is set in the role of the underdog at Even on the dollar amount wagered.

Clearly, the betting lines favor this one to be a close fight.

Oddsmakers are also fielding a variety of round prop odds for this match, installing a line for each of the rounds completed, and whether or not this bout will go to a decision.

Edgar vs Henderson

Yes (Fight completes 1 full round) -1200
No (Fight does not complete 1 full round) +600

Yes (Fight completes 2 full rounds) -700
No (Fight does not complete 2 full rounds) +400

Yes (Fight completes 3 full rounds) -500
No (Fight does not complete 3 full rounds) +300

Yes (Fight completes 4 full rounds) -300
No (Fight does not complete 4 full rounds) +200

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