UFC 218: Holloway vs Aldo II Betting Odds
Max Holloway will look to defend his undisputed UFC featherweight championship for the first time when he welcomes a familiar foe to the Octagon. Holloway will take in UFC 218 on December 2 — on Jose Aldo — the guy he defeated to unify the belts.
Holloway finds himself as a sizable -305 gaming preferred after completing Aldo in the third round when they last met at UFC 212, while the challenger goes back at +230. This is a change from the gambling line for their first bout, as Holloway closed as a +135 underdog.
Holloway is riding an winning streak — in a few of the most divisions in the UFC — together with all eight of those coming via stoppage. The Hawaiian possesses incredible footwork which permits him to cut angles and be more aggressive in the standup game. Unleash combos and holloway will wish to pressure his opponent. His wrestling is topnotch, with no competitor taking him down into his eight conflicts.
Aldo is a technical striker on the feet who tends to adhere to basics that are advanced. This is not a knock against the Brazilian, as his style is both fluid and heavy on counter-striking. He has an excellent jab today, and a few of the most deadly leg kicks in MMA. Aldo can grapple too, as he holds a black belt in BJJ, however he traditionally utilizes his wrestling defensively to maintain a fight position.