UFC 235 odds, lines, fight card: Jon Jones, Tyron Woodley favored to retain titles

Saturday night, the UFC 235 event will take place inside the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas. The second UFC pay-per-view of the year is a massive one, with two championships set to be defended in the headliners, and it also features the long-awaited promotional debut of one of the best welterweights in the world 

In the main event, Jon Jones will make his first defense of the light heavyweight title since he reclaimed it at UFC 232 with a victory over Alexander Gustafsson in their rematch. Jones will be putting the title on the line against Anthony “Lionheart” Smith, who may not be the most enticing name for a min event slot, but it’s hard to argue that the veteran hasn’t earned at least one opportunity at the 205-pound championship after three victories in four fights last year. 

The co-main event sees welterweight champion Tyron Woodley attempt to make the fifth successful defense of his 170-pound title when he squares off with maybe his most formidable foe yet in the “Nigerian Nightmare” Kamaru Usman. In his last defense at UFC 228 in September 2018, Woodley stopped another rising welterweight contender threatening his throne, Darren Till, in the second round via submission. 

In addition to the championship bouts headlining the card, UFC 235 will also feature the UFC debut of welterweight sensation Ben Askren. 

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Below you can have a look at the entire list of betting odds, via Westgate, for the UFC 235 card set to take place on Saturday. 

UFC 235 odds

Favorite Underdog Weightclass

Jon Jones (c) -950

Anthony Smith +625

Light heavyweight title

Tyron Woodley (c) -160

Kamaru Usman +140

Welterweight title

Ben Askren -275

Robbie Lawler +225


Weili Zhang -125

Tecia Torres +105

Women’s strawweight

Cody Garbrandt -150

Pedro Munhoz +130


Zabit Magomedsharipov -275

Jeremy Stephens +225


Johnny Walker -155

Misha Cirkunov +135

Light heavyweight

Cody Stamann -200

Alejandro Perez +170


Mickey Gall -240 Diego Sanchez +190 Welterweight
Edmen Shahbazyan -140 Charles Byrd +120 Middleweight
Macy Chiasson -500 Gina Mazany +375 Women’s bantamweight
Polyana Viana -275 Hannah Cifers +225 Women’s strawweight
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