A rematch is rare for MMA events. Bellator 194 is not just a simple rematch for Matt Mitrione and Roy Nelson; it’s also the Heavyweight Grand Prix quarter final round! Let’s have a look at Roy Nelson v Matt Mitrione odds in order to predict the winner of this match.
Back in 2012, Roy Nelson and Matt Mitrione fought in the UFC 16 Finale. The result was Nelson knocking out Mitrione in less than 3 minutes! Six years later, Mitrione can finally have a rematch with Nelson on the 16th of February, 2018. According to US online gambling news, the venue of Bellator 194 will be at Mohegan Sun Arena in Connecticut. With the Roy Nelson v Matt Mitrione odds, we can guess who will advance to next round and fight for the Heavyweight Champion title.
The More Experienced Fighter
Online sportsbook sites in US predict 2.500 odds for Roy Nelson to win at Bellator 194. Nelson definitely has more fighting experience than Mitrione. After all, he has been fighting in the octagon for 14 years. That amounts to 37 matches while Mitrione has only fought 17. With that being said, having more experience doesn’t mean you have the upperhand. The Roy Nelson v Matt Mitrione betting odds show us that Nelson is not as likely to win as Mitrione!
Fighter with the Better Winning Margin
The Roy Nelson v Matt Mitrione odds actually favor Mitrione winning. Even though he lost six years ago, Mitrione showed us that he has improved as a fighter. According to online gambling sites in US, Matt Mitrione has higher odds to win than Nelson at 1.578.
When we compare the two, Mitrone’s winning margin is nearly 60% while Nelson’s stuck at 40%. What’s more? Since Mitrione joined Bellator in 2016, he has had three knockout wins including the one against Fedor Emelianenko!
Bet on the Winner with Roy Nelson v Matt Mitrione Odds!
Matt Mitrione (1.578) has higher odds of winning than Roy Nelson (2.500) in Bellator 194, rematch-edition. Who do you think will advance to the semi-finals? With these betting odds, you can place your bet on Roy Nelson v Matt Mitrione match at Pinnacle Sportsbook!