Both Eye and Santos started as gigantic betting underdogs on Thursday due to his or her respective title bouts against UFC women’therefore flyweight winner Valentina Shevchenko and UFC light heavyweight winner Jon Jones in UFC 238 and UFC 239. Eye started as significantly more than an 8-to-1 underdog (+825) opposite Shevchenko (-1250), whereas Santos started as nearly a 6-to-1 underdog (+575) opposite Jones (-800), per online bookmaker BetOnline.
UFC 238 occurs June 8 at the United Center in Chicago, IL.
Both events are headlined by a championship Doubleheader, together with Henry Cejudo vs. Marlon Moraes and Shevchenko vs. Eye leading UFC 238, along with Jones vs. Santos and Amanda Nunes vs. Holly Holm leading UFC 239.
Nunes, the UFC’s first-ever two-division ladies ’s winner, started as a healthy favorite (-320) to shield her bantamweight title against former title holder Holm (-260).