Betting Odds: Jailton Almeida opens shocking size favorite over Curtis Blaydes

Betting Odds: Jailton Almeida opens shocking size favorite over Curtis Blaydes

Douglas Vegas Bets|
June 03, 2023|

Odds have been released for the rumored Heavyweight matchup between rising contender Jailton Almeida and tested veteran Curtis Blaydes. This main event fight is set for November 4th in Sau Paulo, Brazil.

Odds Provided by Virgin Bet accurate as of 6/2/2023

Current Odds: Jailton Almeida -350, Curtis Blaydes +280

These odds mean a bettor would need to risk $350 to win $100 on Jailton Almeida, meanwhile, a $100 bet on Curtis Blaydes would win $280.

This matchup is a massive test for Jailton Almeida as he takes the next step up in competition on his impressive run. Almeida is coming off his dominant main-event win over Jairzinho Rozenstruik at UFC Charlotte just weeks ago. Curtis Blaydes will look to bounce back from a loss to Sergey Pavlovich earlier this year when he was knocked out in round one.


Past Odds: Jailton Almeida

Odds from

Jailton Almeida (-450) vs. Jarizinho Rozenstruik (+400) UFC Fight Night: Almeida vs. Rozenstruik – Win

Jailton Almeida (-925) vs. Shamil Abdurakhimov (+725) UFC 283 – Win

Jailton Almeida (-605) vs. Anton Turkalj (+505) UFC 279 – Win

Jailton Almeida (-450) vs. Parker Porter (+380) UFC Fight Night: Holm vs. Viera – Win

Jailton Almeida (-355) vs. Danilo Marques (+320) UFC Fight Night: Hermansson vs. Strickland – Win

Past Odds: Curtis Blaydes

Odds from

Curtis Blaydes (-155) vs. Sergey Pavlovich (+145) UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Pavlovich – Loss

Curtis Blaydes (+125) vs. Tom Aspinall (-135) UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Aspinall – Win

Curtis Blaydes (-525) vs. Chris Daukaus (+450) UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Daukaus - Win

Curtis Blaydes (-305) vs. Jairzinho Rozenstruik (+275) UFC 266 – Win

Curtis Blaydes (-385) vs. Derrick Lewis (+345) UFC Fight Night: Blaydes vs. Lewis - Loss

Do you think oddsmakers are putting too much stock in Jailton Almeida already? Let us know in the comments below.

All of your weekly MMA updates in one place.
Keeping up to date with combat sports news can take up a lot of time, so we’re simplifying the process by bringing the most important stories directly to you. We read the internet all week and then summarize what you need to know in 3-4 minutes.
Enter your email to sign up for the OverUnder newsletter. The first email newsletter in MMA.
By subscribing, you will receive a weekly MMA newsletter from Verdict MMA. You can unsubscribe at any time.