UFC 228: Tyron Woodley vs Darren Till Betting Odds
For the first time in over a year, the welterweight name will be on the line as Tyron Woodley returns to defend his belt against Darren Till at UFC 228 in Dallas, Texas on September 8. The champion, who has not fought because UFC 214 at July of 2017, opened as the -1300 favorite attempting to hand the undefeated challenger his first career loss as Till came back at EVEN odds.
This is actually the third straight fight that has become the underdog, and naturally, he has been victorious in both of these previous scraps, such as a unanimous decision over former title challenger Stephen Thompson. «The Gorilla» has had trouble on the scales as he weighed in at 174 pounds in his last fight and weighed in at 176 pounds three struggles prior — the 170-pound limit might be an issue for the challenger. Woodley has been a favorite in each of the last two fights, and it seems that because he won the belt at UFC 201, he’d rather hold on to it instead of seeking the finish. A mindset such as that contrary to Till could get him in trouble.
Will Woodley vs Till perform?
Woodley (-130) has scary explosive power which can complete the fight with one punch. In addition,»The Chosen One» includes a remarkable takedown defense of 94 percent, with only been taken down once in his UFC career, by current Bellator welterweight champion Rory MacDonald. The 36-year-old has five livelihood submissions but all of them came in his first five fights. Since that time, he has chosen the knockout path to finish his opponents, making six T/KOs over his next 13 fights. The champ looks for an chance to counter and swarms with authentic one-punch knockout power. Woodley has been out because UFC 214 rehabbing after shoulder surgery from a torn labrum.
Until (EVEN) is very long and athletic. He enters this bout 17-0-1 using 10 of his victories coming by means of T/KO. «The Gorilla» had a huge step-up in competition when he clashed with the always-dangerous Stephen Thompson at UFC Fight Night Liverpool in May. Until implemented his game strategy perfectly, avoiding the outstanding counter top of»Wonderboy» while landing enough strikes to win the battle. The 25-year-old had a completely opposite fashion when he fought longtime veteran Donald Cerrone, where Till only swarmed him with remarkable energy and scored the first-round T/KO.