Betting Odds: Islam Makhachev massive favorite against Dustin Poirier for UFC 302

Betting Odds: Islam Makhachev massive favorite against Dustin Poirier for UFC 302

Douglas Vegas Bets|
May 26, 2024|

It is fight week for UFC 302 from the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey, and the odds have settled. Islam Makhachev is set to defend his Lightweight title against top contender Dustin Poirier, and the odds have a clear favorite in the matchup.

Odds via accurate as of 5/26/2024

Current Odds: Islam Makhachev -550, Dustin Poirier +400

This will be Makhachev's third defense of his Lightweight title, with his previous two each coming against former Featherweight champion Alexander Volkanovski, with a rematch ending in an empathic first-round knockout win for Makhachev. Dustin Poirier will get his third chance at undisputed gold here, coming off a dramatic comeback victory over up-and-coming Benoit Saint-Denis earlier this year at UFC 299.


Past Odds: Islam Makhachev

Odds via

Islam Makhachev (-251) vs. Alexander Volkanovski (+211) UFC 294 – Win

Islam Makhachev (-355) vs. Alexander Volkanovski (+320) UFC 284 – Win

Islam Makhachev (-190) vs. Charles Oliveira (+165) UFC 280 – Win

Islam Makhachev (-840) vs. Bobby Green (+660) UFC Fight Night: Makhachev vs. Green – Win

Islam Makhachev (-420) vs. Daniel Hooker (+375) UFC 267 – Win

Past Odds: Dustin Poirier

Odds via

Dustin Poirier (+185) vs. Benoit Saint-Denis (-220) UFC 299 - Win

Dustin Poirier (-148) vs. Justin Gaethje (+128) UFC 291 - Loss

Dustin Poirier (-210) vs. Michael Chandler (+190) UFC 281 - Win

Dustin Poirier (-125) vs. Charles Oliveira (+115) UFC 269 - Loss

Dustin Poirier (-130) vs. Conor McGregor (+120) UFC 264 - Win

Do you think Makhachev can cover this price tag? Let us know down in the comments.

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