The betting masters have already started chiming in on the rumors of a Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal rematch. UFC Welterweight champion, Kamaru Usman has smashed all the trash talk and doubts after UFC 258. The Nigerian Kingpin went against his former teammate, Gilbert Burns. Kamaru ended up knocking out the Brazilian with a jab so strong, Burns couldn’t recover.
After Kamaru got his hands raised for winning, he called out his former rival Jorge Masvidal for a rematch. Kamaru feels like there is unfinished business with Jorge as he continues to trash talk the champion. The Nigerian King-pin said, “Step in here and see me.”
UFC Fight oddsmakers believe that Kamaru Usman will win Jorge Masvidal once again in the rematch. In all fairness, the UFC Welterweight champion has earned his right to be considered a favorite to win in the rematch. Some might pick Kamaru against anyone in the game right now.
Kamaru Usman beats Masvidal with the odds of 3-1 predict oddsmakers
After back and forth between Jorge and Kamaru after UFC 258 the promotion might look into booking a match between the two. With the rumors swirling, oddsmakers have weighed in on the showdown.
Usman beat Masvidal in a one-sided decision during their previous bout at the UFC 251. Though that fight came together just days before the actual event. Following his TKO against Gilbert Burns this past weekend Kamaru called out Jorge.
The champion has assured a full training camp for Masvidal in the rematch so there will be no excuses this time. According to oddsmakers, Usman now opened as a 3-to-1 favorite against former rival Jorge if the welterweights battle each other. The betting lines for a fight will likely shift if it becomes official.