UFC Fight Night: Rivera vs Moraes Odds

The UFC gets June started in Utica, New York on Friday night with UFC Fight Night 131: Rivera vs Moraes.

The main event is a bantamweight bout between Jimmie Rivera and Marlon Moraes. The oddsmakers at Bovada Sportsbook are expecting a close fight after installing Rivera as a slim -120 favorite and Moraes a -110 underdog.

Rivera has won 20 straight fights and hasn’t posted a loss since 2008. His record entering this weekend is 21-1 with four wins by knockout and two by submission. He last fought at UFC on Fox 25 in July when he defeated Thomas Almeida by unanimous decision as a -180 favorite.

Moraes has won 15 of his last 16 fights to own a 20-5-1 record with nine wins by KO and five by submission. He last fought at UFC Fight Night 123 in December, defeating Aljamain Sterling by KO as a -170 favorite.

Gillespie big favorite vs Pichel

If you’re looking for a heavy favorite on Friday night, check out the lightweight bout between Gregor Gillespie and Vinc Pichel. At Bovada Sportsbook, Gillespie is a -500 favorite and Pichel a +350 underdog.

Gillespie is undefeated at 11-0 with five wins by KO and four by submission. His last fight was at UFC on Fox 27 in January when he defeated Jordan Rinaldi by TKO as a -665 favorite.

Pichel is on a four-fight winning streak, with an overall record of 11-1 with eight wins by KO. His last fight was also at UFC on Fox 27 where he defeated Joaquim Silva by unanimous decision as a -120 underdog.

Also on the main card is a heavyweight tilt between Walt Harris and Daniel Spitz. Harris is a -325 favorite and Spitz a +250 underdog.

Harris is 4-6 in his last 10 fights, dropping his record to 10-7 with all 10 wins coming by KO. He last fought at UFC 217 in November where he lost to Mark Godbeer by disqualification due to an illegal kick to the head as a -420 favorite.

Spitz is 6-1 with two wins by KO and three by submission. He last fought at UFC Fight Night 116 in September where he defeated Anthony Hamilton by TKO as a +155 underdog.

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