An intriguing lightweight bout will headline the UFC show on June 25th, and those wanting to bet on Kevin Lee vs. Michael Chiesa should head to BetVictor.
Before the recent UFC press conference featuring the headliners of the upcoming shows taking place this summer, most MMA fans were not exactly clamoring to see the fight between Kevin Lee and Michael Chiesa. It’s a different story now.
The two literally came to blows on the stage of the press conference, sparking an intense rivalry that could see the winner earn a title eliminator bout. Now, nearly all online sportsbooks in the UK are offering odds on Lee vs. Chiesa, and there are some great opportunities to bet on the winner.
Lee vs. Chiesa betting odds
Kevin Lee has been on a tear since losing to Leonardo Santos in 2015 with four straight wins. His most recent performance was likely his most impressive, a submission win over Francisco Trinaldo in Brazil. Kevin is young, aggressive, and has solid striking and grappling. At the moment he’s a slight betting favorite according to BetVictor with odds of 4/5.
Michael Chiesa has been on a tear on his own right, and a number of MMA betting experts actually feel he’ll make UK gambling news with a win on June 25th. At the moment, Chiesa’s odds to beat Lee are set at 1/1. With a win, he will likely get a shot at someone in the top 3 rankings.
Do you want to bet on Kevin Lee vs. Michael Chiesa? Who do you think wins? Tell us what you think in the comment section below, and make sure to head to BetVictor to find a full list of 2017 MMA betting odds.