Parisyan Favored over Yoshida in UFC 88 Odds at SBG Global

December 2, 2010 UFC

UFC 88 odds show that Karo Parisyan is almost a 3-1 favorite over Yoshiyuki Yoshida in UFC 88 on Saturday, September 6th.

Parisyan is 18-5 overall and 7-2 in the UFC while Yoshida is 10-2 overall and 1-0 in the UFC. Let’s take a closer look at the UFC 88 betting odds for this fight.

UFC 88 odds have Parisyan as the highest price on the UFC 88 betting odds board for UFC 88. He is almost -300 in UFC 88 odds and that may be too high. Parisyan is coming off a loss against Thiago Alves and could easily be looking past Yoshida here. That could be a mistake since Yoshida had an impressive first-round submission victory against Jon Koppenhaver at UFC 84. Parisyan definitely has the experience edge but is that enough to make him almost a 3-1 favorite in UFC 88 odds?

The marquee fight on the UFC 88 betting odds card is the light heavyweight battle between Chuck “The Iceman” Liddell and Rashad Evans. Liddell is over a 2-1 favorite in UFC 88 odds in this bout. The winner of this fight in UFC 88 odds will likely get a title shot against Forrest Griffin.

There are a total of 10 bouts in UFC 88 odds for this event. Five of those bouts are on the main card and five on the undercard. Also on the UFC 88 odds main card in addition to Liddell-Evand and Parisyan-Yoshida is Rich Franklin vs. Matt Hamill, Dan Henderson vs. Rousimar Palhares and Nate Marquardt vs. Martin Kampmann. Franklin and Henderson are both about 2-1 favorites in UFC 88 odds while the Marquardt-Kampmann bout is virtually even in UFC 88 odds.

The UFC 88 betting odds undercard has Matt Brown facing Dong Hyun Kim, Tim Boetsch vs. Mike Patt, Thiago Tavares vs. Kurt Pellegrino, Jason McDonald vs. Jason Lambert and Roan Carneiro vs. Ryo Chonan. All of these UFC 88 odds should be competitive although McDonald and Patt were late replacements. UFC 88 should be full of exciting bouts, so enjoy the action.