The tenth number in the UFC lightweight rating, Arman Tsarukyan, opened as a clear favorite in the upcoming fight against Damir Ismagulov, who occupies the twelfth position in the division.
At the moment, the odds for Tsarukyan’s victory are 1.439 (probability 69.51%), while Ismagulov’s success is estimated at 2.93 (probability 34.13%).
Bookmakers have released starting odds shortly after the organization of the top lightweight bout, which will take place on December 17 at UFC Fight Night in Las Vegas, informed sources close to the situation said.
31-year-old Damir Ismagulov is on a series of five victories in the UFC, in the last fight he won a split decision against Guram Kutateladze, and 25-year-old Arman Tsarukyan, on the contrary, interrupted a series of five victories in the previous match, losing by unanimous decision to Mateusz Gamrot after five rounds .
As you know, in the UFC Tsarukyan represents Armenia, and Ismagulov Kazakhstan, but both have Russian citizenship, and their affairs are managed by one manager Sayat Abdrakhmanov.