Bellator 216 fight card, odds, lines: Michael 'Venom' Page, Mirko Cro Cop the favorites
MVP is favored by the oddsmakers to advance in the Welterweight World Grand Prix
Bellator MMA has been all about grand prix tournaments as of late, and Saturday night in Uncasville, Connecticut, inside the Mohegan Sun Arena, another one rolls on as the Bellator World Welterweight Grand Prix quarterfinals continues at Bellator 216. After a successful start saw Douglas Lima finish off Andrey Koreshkov in their trilogy fight and Neiman Gracie taking out Ed Ruth, the third fight of the first round takes center stage with Rory MacDonald and Jon Fitch still to come.
In the main event, the undefeated Michael "Venom" Page will take on Paul "Semtex" Daley for the right to advance to the semifinal round. These two have been at each other's throats verbally for quite some time now, however, a one-on-one encounter was never able to come to fruition. Saturday night, as cliche as this may sound, the time for talk is over as these welterweights finally determine who is the superior competitor inside the cage.
In addition to the much-anticipated MVP vs. Daley showdown, the Bellator 216 card will also feature Pride FC legend and former UFC heavyweight competitor Mirko Cro Cop as he looks to avenge his UFC 137 loss from 2011 when he takes on Roy Nelson as part of the main card. And former heavyweight champion Vitaly Minakov squares off against Cheick Kongo.
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Below you can have a look at the entire list of betting odds, via Bovada, for the Bellator 216 main card set to take place on Saturday.
Michael Page -225
Paul Daley +180
Vitaly Minakov -510
Cheick Kongo +410
Mirko Cro Cop -215
Roy Nelson +180
Yaroslov Amosov -290
Erick Silva +240
Valerie Loureda n/a
Colby Fletcher n/a
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