Do you think we will see Jon Jones and Brock Lesnar fight in the UFC Octagon sometime soon? Want to bet on it?
Well, for all of those that are willing to put money down and have the capability to place legal bets, odds have opened up by Bovada for a Jon Jones vs. Brock Lesnar fight as well as a bet on if the two will actually fight before July 15, 2018.
Check out the odds as of this writing from Bovada below:
Will Jon Jones face Brock Lesnar in the UFC before July 15th, 2018?
Jon Jones vs Brock Lesnar
Jon Jones -350
Brock Lesnar +265
Jon Jones holds a 23-1 professional mixed martial arts record and is coming off a KO victory over Daniel Cormier, winning the UFC light heavyweight title over the weekend at UFC 214. “Bones” put on a great performance being the only opponent to ever beat and finish Cormier while coming off a one-year suspension after testing positive for banned substances in 2016. Jones’ single loss on his record comes from his fight with Matt Hamill back at The Ultimate Fighter 10 Finale in 2009. Jones was disqualified from the fight by referee Steve Mazzagatti for using illegal downward elbows.
Brock Lesnar is a former UFC heavyweight champion and holds a 5-3-1 professional mixed martial arts record. Lesnar last fought at UFC 200 in July of last year where he initially defeated Mark Hunt by unanimous decision. Lesnar’s win was later overturned to a no-contest after he was was suspended from competition for one year after testing for banned substances. Following the announcement of his suspension term, Lesnar retired from mixed martial arts for the second time in his career.
What are your thoughts on the odds released for Jon Jones vs Brock Lesnar? Let’s discuss this one in the comment section!
This article first appeared on BJPenn.com on 7/31/2017.